How Can You Evaluate This Kind of Performance?

I just finished reading this article about an EBay study that questions the value of Google's main Adwords service. I've been really impressed with eBay's performance as of late, especially their mobile efforts. But, I am concerned how this news will be interpreted by others. I agree with them … [Read more...]

A Marketing Optimization Fitness Plan

Is your corporate metabolism a bit sluggish? Are you dragged down by the weight of meeting-itis? Do you need more energy and resources to respond to the ever-increasing demands of your customers? Well I wish I could tell you about the next magical black box, with the persuasive infomercial that … [Read more...]

How Small Online Businesses Can Compete with Larger Businesses

Dr. Ralph Wilson from Web Marketing Today interviewed me at Search Engine Strategies (SES) Conference in Chicago: … [Read more...]

What If You Had $1,000,000 To Invest 50 Years Ago?

And you had the choice of GM or Toyota to invest in. Which would you have chosen? 50 years ago GM had all the marketing muscle, the innovative cars, the great distribution and Japanese cars did not enjoy the reputation they have today? 50 years ago you would be sure that GM was the sure … [Read more...]

How to Trim the Online Ad Budget

I hear one big question over and over again when I speak: where do I trim the fat from my online budget? If you aren't being asked to do more with less, then just wait. You will. Online marketers that have well-monitored stews of traffic on their site are hesitant to do anything other than add … [Read more...]