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Archive for December, 2005

Web Tools Level Playing Field

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005

“…while significant, pales in comparison to the publicity Web merchants can now gain by spending a few nickels per click on a text ad on Google. ‘Before, people couldn’t find these smaller guys,’ Mr. Alvarez said. ‘But now these stores can be much more easily discovered on Google.’ “

Find Business Directories for Your Needs

Wednesday, December 21st, 2005

” I am curious to know if there is a directory of directories, or a specialized search that only returns results from directories? “

Using E-mail Marketing Effectively

Tuesday, December 20th, 2005

E-mail marketing is an inexpensive and effective way to market to your clients. However with the amount of Spam and unwanted e-mail that people receive everyday, you need to make sure that your message is never lost in the shuffle or worse yet viewed as spam by your customers. Ebiz.enable has an excellent series of articles on how to do e-mail marketing properly.

Retailing Online shopping up

Friday, December 16th, 2005

According to the Toronto Star article “Retailing Online shopping up”, about 39% of Canadian adults are planning to make an online holiday purchase. It suggests that $1.9 billion will be spent online this holiday season.

Don’t Forget Web Directories - For Providers and Consumers

Tuesday, December 13th, 2005

Many small companies focus on search engines when they are trying to find services or get people to their web sites. Web directories are another great way to accomplish both of these tasks.

Christmas Online Sales

Monday, December 12th, 2005

“Canadian online Christmas shopping could increase by as much as 25 per cent this year over last.”

Research-Based Web Usability Guidelines

Thursday, December 8th, 2005

What should and shouldn’t I be doing in order to make an effective web site?
There is a lot of design advice given on the internet but where are the credible sources?