Adoption Curve

The technology adoption lifecycle is a sociological model that is an extension of an earlier model called the diffusion process, which was originally published in 1957 by Joe M. Bohlen, George M. Beal and Everett M. Rogers at Iowa State University and which was originally published only for its application to agriculture and home economics). building on earlier research conducted there by Neal C. Gross and Bryce Ryan. Their original purpose was to track the purchase patterns of hybrid seed corn by farmers.
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  • At Grubhub, a Delicate Balance Between Search and Commerce

    … don’t see it that way. We’re at such an early stage in the adoption curve right now — in the movement from offline to online — that we fully expect and encourage restaurants to develop relationships with multiple channels. They’re still going to continue to answering the phone; they’re going to continue to develop their own websites; and in some…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fight- 6 readers -
  • Introducing the Local Marketing Adoption Curve

    … and ensure that it is consistently distributed to the major search engines, IYPs, directories, and social media networks. You should also distribute data to aggregators, including Acxiom, Neustar (i.e. Localeze), Factual, and Infogroup. With clean, accurate data being pushed out to the entire ecosystem, you will ensure continued data health…

    Jon Schepke/ Search Engine Watchin Social Google- 11 readers -
  • M+M turns profit on the back of gTLD auctions

    … was arguably less cautious than his counterpart at CentralNic, which reported its half-year numbers yesterday and talked of demand “falling short of industry expectations”. Krueger said: Name registration data available to-date indicates a strong opening for a variety of new products/domains, and also shows that we are still very early in the adoption…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
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