To properly put the explosive growth of Social Media in perspective, imagine a world where MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN and dozens of other ubiquitous social platforms did not exist. Now, consider the fact that it all started less than a dozen years ago.
E-Commerce is the description used to explain all manners of digital marketing, subscription services, payment processing, ethical email marketing and advertising online. Generating leads, building a massive global audience and scaling growth to maximize net revenue while minimizing costs are tremendous advantages of the E-Commerce sector when compared to traditional brick-and-mortar business ventures.
From the earliest age of modern computing to the progression though several evolutions of development, Software has shaped much of the innovation in a variety of sectors as the underlying construct used to communicate, track, report, market and improve ideas in the digital era.
The recent success the Twitter IPO is sparking serious investor interest in social start-ups according to Bloomberg. “Twitter’s numbers were a validation of what we were doing” said a representative of DataSift Inc., one of the many social platforms now seeking funding. “I could always tell when there was a big bit of Twitter news in the market because we’d have a few VCs calling us.”
The Chicago Tribune is reporting that London-based Datawind will soon begin selling the UbiSlate tablet computer in the U.S. at a market-shaking $38 price point. UbiSlate 7Ci is equipped with a 7-inch touchscreen, runs Google’s Android 4.0 and features a 1-gigahertz single-core processor. It also features a standard 4 gigabytes of storage with microSD card slots for storage expansion.
Free Listings provides consumers, merchants and DIY enthusiasts with a fantastic website interface to “Buy. Sell. Free.” every day. The site is an exciting way to list items or to purchase them gratis. Focusing on building a vibrant community with shared interests to spur massive growth during 2014, revenue streams are already clearly defined to center on the freemium marketing concepts that bring powerful bonus services to registered site members with premium accounts.
The Microsoft board has publicly stated that there will be a new Microsoft CEO announced during the first quarter of 2014. The ongoing vetting process to replace outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer has already lead the company to pare down it’s list of more than 100 potential executive candidates, for what will become the third CEO in Microsoft history following Ballmer and Bill Gates.
Google announced it’s belief that more than 30 percent of the entire internet is comprised of completely duplicated content. Much of the content has been spun, morphed or otherwise modified by computer scripts capable of doing everything from simple word-substitution to complicated algorithmic changes to entire documents that go unnoticed by the untrained eye but may lead to search engine optimization penalties for low quality content that fails to be informative or original.
Clement Picquet is a renowned internet and technology entrepreneur with extensive experience building high traffic volume networks from the ground up. His expertise spans the relevant skill sets that overlap site development, traffic procurement, email marketing, social media and more.