Weekend Reading Week of August 5, 2012
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The One Diamond In The Rough Link For The Week
Why This Link is So Awesome: This post shows 25 great examples of pages you can model for your future campaigns. Use this post as inspiration, or to learn what you need to tweak on your current pages!
Important Updates Articles
57.3% of US tablet owners were aged over 35 in the 3-month period ending in June 2012, including almost 1 in 5 aged older than 55, according to comScore TabLens data.
Key Market Research Released This Week
It’s practically common knowledge at this point that social media users follow or friend brands so they can get exclusive offers—especially money off.
Q2 saw more than 16 million mobile barcode scans via ScanLife, as more than 4 million consumers came through the ScanLife system for the first time,according to [download page] a new report from Scanbuy.
Awesome How To Articles For The Week
Pinterest is the most important new social sharing site in 2012, giving online marketers both a new way to engage potential customers and a means of boosting sales.
When you talk to SEOs about how they got into the industry, the stories are always pretty varied. There is no standard route into SEO given that it isn’t taught at University or College, at least not as a stand alone course.
Facebook is testing a feature that allows you to turn your Facebook photos into physical postcards that can be sent to your friends.
Today, seed fund and accelerator TechStarshosted its “Demo Day” in Boulder, where it showcased its 11 newest startups.
Other Cool Stuff
Affiliate marketing has been around for quite a while. It started in the mid-1990’s, which is a long time ago in Web years.