Amazon Prime, Inc. /ˈæməzɒn/ is an American international electronic commerce company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is the world's largest online retailer. started as an online bookstore, but soon diversified, selling DVDs, VHSs, CDs, video and MP3 downloads/streaming, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, toys, and jewelry. The company also produces consumer electronics—notably the Amazon Kindle e-book reader and the Kindle Fire tablet computer—and is a major provider of cloud computing services.Jeff Bezos incorporated the company (as Cadabra) in July 1994 and the site went online as in 1995.
Posts about Amazon Prime
  • Don’t fall for the Prime Day phishing scam

    … A phishing attack is when a scammer sends out a mass of emails that look like legitimate emails from such places as a bank telling you to log into your account and offering you a link to do so. Usually they do this under the guise that something is wrong with your account. Instead of sending you to your bank site, the website it sends you…

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  • How OTT Technology Is Taking Over Your TV

    … According to a 2017 survey conducted by Leichtman Research Group, Inc., 64% of the 1,211 households surveyed said that they use a service like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, or video on demand Tweet This!. It also found that 54% of respondents said that they regularly access Netflix at home, nearly double the amount (28 percent) who did back in 2011…

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  • Is Amazon’s Prime discount for low-income families a boon or a bane?

    … Earlier this week, online retail giant Amazon announced they will be offering a discounted fee for their Prime service to low-income families that are on government food assistance. Prime is usually $99 per year, or $10.99 a month. With that service, Prime members receive unlimited free shipping, faster shipping, and access to Amazon’s streaming…

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  • Five most interesting search marketing news stories of the week

    … Welcome to our weekly round-up of all the latest news and research from the world of search marketing and beyond. This week, Amazon is wooing Prime subscribers with a new, exclusive credit card, brand interest in Snapchat may not be as high as it seems, and the privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo is on the up-and-up, reaching a record of 14…

    Search Engine Watch- 44 readers -
  • All the Feels: How Brands Use Holiday Video Campaigns

    …, and both complain about their aching knees. This exchange leads them to coincidentally exchange identical gifts through Amazon Prime: knee pads. They each are pleasantly surprised when they receive their gifts and are subsequently shown praying in their respective religious houses with their new knee pads. The point of this video is to create…

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  • Amazon charges more to non-Prime customers in physical stores

    … Amazon charges more to non-Prime customers in physical stores Online retail giant Amazon has opened physical brick and mortar stores in Seattle, Portland, and San Diego. They plan on opening two more stores in Chicago and Boston. At these physical locations they sell mostly books, which is where Amazon originally made their bread and butter…

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  • Amazon Music App Updated to Support Amazon Music Unlimited

    … Amazon updated its Amazon Music application to support Amazon Music Unlimited, the company’s new premium music subscription service. While Amazon Prime members can continue to use the app to access Prime Music–a selection of songs available to stream as part of their Prime memberships–the app can also now be used to access the Amazon Music…

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  • Deliv CEO: ‘We’re Selling the Picks and Shovels’ for Brick-and-Mortar Gold Rush

    … of delivery companies? I think there’s three fundamental differences. One is where is the demand coming from? The demand is coming from Amazon. Amazon has completely changed the shape of retail. In the last 24 months, Amazon has declared the battleground is the speed of fulfillment, so whether it’s Prime Now, whether it’s Amazon same-day, you can get…

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  • Harnessing the Era of the Distracted Viewer

    … say they watch TV programming on a television set, millennials are significantly less likely to do so (85 percent). In terms of preference, only 55 percent of these younger viewers select a TV set as the preferred screen for viewing television content. Josh Dreller wrote in Search Engine Land: There’s been no better time than now to take advantage…

    AllFacebookin Paid Search SEO- 27 readers -
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