More than half of senior citizens now use the Internet

More than half of Americans who are 65 or older now use the Internet or email. That’s the first time data have shown more than 50 percent of seniors going online. This study, by the Pew Research Center, found that 53 percent of older Americans use the Internet or email. And just over a third […]

Insane Graphic Shows How Ludicrously Complicated Social Media Marketing Is Now

Maybe this is the reason General Motors went “mental” and pulled its Facebook ad budget. Digital marketing is confusing—really confusing—as this insane graphic shows (below). Trying to navigate through the various new social media categories, blogs, sharing sites, and social media firms is an absolute mess. This depiction of the digital marketing landscape was shown at […]

DuckDuckGo Grows Another 50% Adds Cloud Features

DuckDuckGo, the little search engine that could, had another record month for traffic, up 50 percent to 45 million total direct searches for the entire month, an average 1.47 million per day, founder Gabriel Weinberg wrote in an email to users. “Thank you for helping to continue to spread DuckDuckGo,” Weinberg wrote. As part of […]

Simplify Your New Year

The turn of the year presents a dangerous allure: That of the clean slate. We make big, bold resolutions as if starting from scratch. Didn’t accomplish those 2011 resolutions? Well then, it’s time to double-down for 2012! More Information For more information go to: http://the99percent.com/tips/7120/Simplify-Your-New-Years-Resolution-Process-Reflect-Select-Remove

Why the QR code is failing

They have become the standard violator appearing on advertising; in the corner of print ads, across billboards, on buses, or in pieces of direct mail. You’ve seen them; that little block of even littler squares. Unfortunately the technology behind QR codes was not invented for advertising and marketing; we are just co-opting its usage, and […]

4 Creative Ways to Attract More Visitors to Your Website

“How can I get more website visitors?” This is one of the most common questions I hear from clients, frustrated at the lack of business their website brings them. Often, there isn’t much wrong with the site itself — it’s professionally designed, and the portfolio is full of gorgeous work. But it just sits there, […]

Why search still trumps social

There’s a growing tendency to judge a website’s performance not just on the number of visitors it generates, but the amount of time people spend on a site. The question is what are people doing and why are they doing it? Don’t just fish where the fish are — fish where the fish are hungry. […]

107 Best Websites On The Web

Here you go, the best 107 websites for all your needs. Our friends at MakeUseOf.com have taken the effort to categorize the websites and picked only those they believe to be the best ones and which will most likely be useful to you. A lot of great information and Web resources for everyone. Spread the […]