• WTF do brands need to know about gaming today?

    First Facebook bought Oculus for $2 billion. Then Amazon bought Twitch for $970 million. Meanwhile, Kim Kardashian’s game is on track to gross $200 million by the end of the year. And you’re just sitting there, scratching your head. The video games industry is one of the most widely misunderstood components of the modern media landscape.

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  • 5 brands using data to generate blog content

    Like it or not, your brand’s blog is important. According to eMarketer, brand sites and related pages are still the primary way a consumer gets information about a company. A study last year found that 48 percent of online shoppers said they trusted content on brand websites. If that sounds small, it’s still more than the percentage of people who trust mainstream news.

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  • How To Export Feedburner Email Subscribers To CSV File

    How To Export Feedburner Email Subscribers To CSV File Exporting Feedburner Email Subscriptions With Feedburner having become abandoned by Google, one of the major concerns is whether our email based subscribers will become stranded in the system. Fortunately, there is an easy way to export the email addresses which you can then import into another service.

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  • Facebook Is Down Again For Some Users

    For the second time this month, Facebook is down for many users. We started hearing reports of the outage on — where else? — Twitter, soon after 8 p.m Eastern. Last week, the social network suffered a 20-minute outage; it had several more lengthy blackouts earlier in the summer. Here’s the current Twitter chatter about the problem: Tweets ab ...

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  • E-Web Marketing Wins #10 Best Place to Work in Australia

    The Great Place to Work Institute has yet again recognised E-Web Marketing as a Best Place to Work in Australia. Our 10th placement in the ‘under 100 employees’ category was announced last night at the Doltone House in Sydney amongst some of the nations leading companies including 2013 winner Optiver Asia Pacific, 2013 runner-up and winner of 2014′s ‘over 100 employees’ category Atlassian.

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  • Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and Facebook Team Up to Support Women Entrepreneurs

    Today the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and Facebook announced a new partnership to support women entrepreneurs around the world by providing them with Facebook business resources and mentor support. The collaboration will involve Cherie Blair Foundation for Women’s Mentoring Programme, which connects mentors with women entrepreneurs from developing countries.

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  • Want access to 4.6 million shoppers? eBay gets into the mobile ad biz

    Reaching 4.6 million people is good. Reaching 4.6 million shoppers is even better and that’s what you get with eBay. The massive online ecommerce (no longer just auction) site is about to launch a mobile ad network and the potential is huge. Let’s look at the numbers: 260 million (and counting) global app downloads 3X more engagement than the competition.

    Cynthia Boris/ Marketing Pilgrim- 10 readers -