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  • #SFSW15 VIDEO: 3 Companies That Are Rethinking Brick-and-Mortar Business

    … #SFSW15 VIDEO: 3 Companies That Are Rethinking Brick-and-Mortar Business June 17, 2015 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW15 The web is not a just a place for offline business to wrangle consumers anymore. Increasingly, technology is changing the way we actually build businesses in the real world. Representatives from a trio…

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  • #SFSW15 VIDEO: Tying TV and Mobile to Measure Real-World Store Visitation

    … #SFSW15 VIDEO: Tying TV and Mobile to Measure Real-World Store Visitation June 15, 2015 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW15 While advertisers increasingly recognize mobile’s potential, few fully comprehend the revolutionary impact it can make on marketing, said PlaceIQ CEO Duncan McCall in a presentation at Street Fight…

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  • #SFSW15 VIDEO: Yelp VP Talks Food Delivery and the Impact of Mobile

    … #SFSW15 VIDEO: Yelp VP Talks Food Delivery and the Impact of Mobile June 12, 2015 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW15 Street Fight CEO Laura Rich sat down with Mike Ghaffary, vice president of business development at Yelp, last week at Street Fight Summit West to discuss the local reviews firm’s latest strategic moves…

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  • #SFSW15: At McDonald’s, Digital is about ‘Fun and Convenience’ — Not Branding

    … #SFSW15: At McDonald’s, Digital is about ‘Fun and Convenience’ — Not Branding June 4, 2015 by Caitlin Maynard Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW15 A few years ago, McDonald’s made a dramatic change in the way the company approached digital. In response to the growing importance of software in both its marketing and operations, the global…

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  • How Partnerships are Driving the Next Generation of Delivery

    … How Partnerships are Driving the Next Generation of Delivery June 2, 2015 by Caitlin Maynard Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW15 Left to right, Holger Luedorf, SVP Business, Postmates; Prahar Shah, Business Development, DoorDash; Sarah Mastrorocco, Business Development, Instacart; and Andrew Shotland, Proprietor, Local SEO Guide, speak…

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  • Inside the Local Services Land Grab

    … Left to right, Marco Zappacosta, CEO, Thumbtack; Matt Williams, CEO, Pro.com; and Jeff Bercovici, SF Bureau Chief, Inc., speak on “The Local Services Land Grab” panel at Street Fight Summit West, the premier event for businesses working in local commerce, marketing, media, and technology. It was held this year at TerraSF, San Francisco…

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  • Why Google’s Competition May Be Gaining in Mobile Search

    … For years, venture capitalists steered clear of the most successful Internet product ever: search. But now, investors are betting that a handful of new mobile search startups can question Google’s dominance. One of those startups,Vurb, might have the answer. The San Francisco-based search app gathers information from various mobile apps…

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  • 5 Hot Startups Connecting the Local Economy

    … Our local economies are changing. But it’s not just big box stores and ecommerce sites that are impacting our malls and main streets: the web has started to reinvent the very systems that help us find, buy and get on our hands on goods and service for sale in the real world. The success of Uber and Airbnb have sparked a renewed interest…

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  • Why Instacart Doesn’t Want to Kill Brick-and-Mortar

    … In the U.S. last year, consumers spent nearly half a trillion dollars at grocery stores. After fits and starts, the technology industry appears to have finally started to break into this business, with a handful of new players scaling nationally. One of those companies is Instacart, the food delivery service that works with local grocery stores…

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  • Pinterest SMB Chief: 2 of 3 Businesses on Site Have a Physical Store

    … Late last week, Pinterest completed a massive, half of a billion dollar round of funding that values the social media site at a $11 billion. The late stage funding will help the company continue to grow its user base and expand a now-established advertising product into one of its biggest potential markets: small business. Small local businesses…

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