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Marketing Crushes Customer Experience through Data. DUN dun dun!

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Apparently, the key to growth is the relationships that you may have with customers and suppliers. ” Is it really that disruptive though?

Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers

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Skimlinks is an affiliate marketing tool that allows website publishers to readily monetize their online content. Skimlinks For The Video Age.

StartupRoar - Great Content for Startups

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The home page always shows the latest and greatest content coming out. All content is shown as a snippet and links directly back to the source.

Content, Commerce, and Cosmetics: A Look At IPSY's Subscription Business

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The company operates the Ipsy Open Studios based in Los Angeles, which specifically caters to content creators in the beauty area. What is IPSY?

Attract A MILLION New Customers Overnight with YouTube Marketing – Literally

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YouTube was not a hobby; it meant sales, it meant building customer relationships, it meant managing product inquires. YESTERDAY. Relatability.

PickDeck – Content Based on YOUR Interests

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They’ll discover content for me…AND make sure it’s not spam. Content was a flowing based of my Twitter stream.

When Intent And Content Align, Online Ads Suck A Whole Lot Less

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This automated coupling of intent and content results in uber-relevancy and ultimately enhances marketers’ ROI. and Overture Services.

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EdgeCast Trumpets Customer Gains

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Santa Monica-based content delivery network provider EdgeCast Networks said Friday that it now has more than 2000 customers, or more than double the number of customers from the previous year, as of the close of 2010. The firm said those customers include AdColony, Dreamstime, SlashGear, StreamCity, and Tumblr.

Demand Media Applies Content Strategy To eNom

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the Internet content publishing company run by Richard Rosenblatt, is applying its crowdsourced content model to eNom , the domain name registrar it owns. According to eNom, it has put up a new content portal focused on the.ORG domain name, which is powered by Demand Media's creative studios.

Why Twitter Analytics Is The Holy Grail For Every Content Marketer

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Why does twitter analytics considered as the “Holy Grail” for every content marketer? Photo courtesy of Search Engine Journal via Pinterest.

Fan Appz Launches Personal Marketing Platform To Help Brands Convert Fans Into Loyal Customers

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That’s how social can help build customer lifetime value.”. Brands can also integrate their customer and transaction data. Top Features.

Demand Media Expands Content Offerings

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media said today that it is expanding its offerings in the content area, with an expansion of its Content Solution offerings. According to Demand Media, the expansion includes new content formats and enhanced "publishing and distribution strategies." READ MORE>>.

To Survive, Reddit Must Move Beyond One Size Fits All

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The recent uprising and subsequent meltdown of Reddit can be attributed to the age-old problem of letting customers run your business for you.

How to Create And Use Snapchat’s New Custom Geofilters

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Less than a month ago, Snapchat opened custom on-demand geofilters to everyone. Don’t forget that content is king, but context is God.

Seismic Snags $20M For Content Management Software

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San Diego-based sales software developer Seismic has raised $20M in a Series B funding round, to go towards its sales content management software, the company said this morning. Seismic said it will use the funding for product and sales, marketing, and customer support. seismic content management sales software READ MORE>>.

EdgeCast Reports Customer, Traffic Growth

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Santa Monica-based EdgeCast , the content delivery network provider, is reporting this morning that it now has more than 3,000 customers using its services. EdgeCast said around 1,000 of those customers were added in the last six months, and included ShoeDazzle, Yellowbook, and AllSaints. READ MORE>>.

How This Startup Turned An April Fools Joke Into Customers

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Last week, Divshot turned a simple April Fool''s Day joke into a marketing coup, generating nearly 6,000 Tweets and over a thousand Beta customers.

How This Startup Turned An April Fools Joke Into Customers

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Last week, Divshot turned a simple April Fool''s Day joke into a marketing coup, generating nearly 6,000 Tweets and over a thousand Beta customers.

How Epoxy Is Helping Content Creators Make Their Video More Social

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Are you a content creator for the web? Los Angeles-based Epoxy (www.epoxy.tv) launched yesterday to help content creators do just that.

Sony Online Entertainment: Customer Data Stolen

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sony online entertainment shutdown hacking intrusion content videogameREAD MORE>>.

Cute Puppy Alert: DogVacay Uses Cute Dog Photos To Find Customers

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Instead, the company has focused on providing engaging content users love to share--in this case, all those cute puppies. Does it work?

NetDNA Targets Asian Content Delivery Network Services

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Los Angeles-based content delivery network operator NetDNA is ramping up its efforts to provide CDN services in Asia, the company said Friday. NetDNA said it will provide accelerated traffic through its Singapore point-of-presence, for a flat $10 per month for existing customers of its MaxCDN service. READ MORE>>.

Here Comes New Ideas from BPM

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Cost Efficiency. Business Agility. BPM software programs help to provide the agility that is becoming increasingly necessary.

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FilmTrack Backs Content ID Effort

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Los Angeles-based content and rights management software developer FilmTrack said late Tuesday that it is backing a new metadata standard for the media and entertainment industry. FilmTrack said it has linked with EIDR, an organization developing a new content identifier system for the movie and television industry. READ MORE>>.

It’s Not Private When It’s Public

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If you knew what your customers were thinking (and saying) about your product, service, or staff, imagine what you could do with this data. Facebook and Twitter have flourished because of people sharing ideas, content and mostly, sentiment. customer service division can now spend most of its budget on simply this, listening.

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4 Essential Webpage Elements for Getting Site Visitors to Convert

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Much effort and study has been expended to determine how a web site can better convert its visitors to paying customers. Free Demonstration  .

How Entrepreneurs Use Technology to Improve Business Efficiency

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Collect & Use Customer Data. Entrepreneurship is undergoing many technological changes. Workflow Management. Images via Shutterstock.

MySpace Creates Custom iPad Page

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Among the many companies launching iPad-focused applications and content over the weekend, Los Angeles-based social networking site MySpace said that it is now presenting a custom, home page for people visiting the site through the Apple iPad browser. READ MORE>>.

Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers

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Coull Entrepreneurs Get More Customers. Coull Offers Advertisers Video Skimlinks. <JG change the link in first sentence to the infoChachkie post> As noted in YouTube Scores A Solid Return On Its Video Development Fund , many YouTube personalities are sensitive to the nature of the ads associated with their content.

How Jukin Media Is Turning Viral Video Into A Real Business

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We then acquire those videos directly from content owners. Is there a lot of competition for the rights to all of that content?

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Email Marketing | 5 Ways to Keep Them Coming Back

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Customers are savvy and can tell when you’re treating the relationship as a one-way sales funnel. Keep In Touch. Say My Name. Build Trust.

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Hands on With TriCaster Mini

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NewTek’s First HDMI Product Gets A Lot Right. Streaming video is at an interesting crossroads right now. Broadcaster Will Feel Right At Home.

Encompass Digital Media Buys Ascent Media's Content Distribution Business

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Los Angeles-based Encompass Digital Media said today that it is in a definitive agreement to acquire the global content distribution business of Ascent Media Corporation. The deal is worth approximately $120M, split between $113M in cash plus assumption of debt obligations worth approximately $7M. Wasserstein & Co.

The Most Misunderstood Facts About Building a Business on YouTube

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40% of all of YouTube is viewed on mobile devices and of high-quality content I believe it is between 60-70% based on my insider data.

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Why The Growth Of The Internet Is Driving EdgeCast's Revenues

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We have 35 POPs all over the world, in every major market, and we have more than 6,000 customers today. We've grown really fast. company.

Catching Up With Joanne Bradford, Demand Media

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Our whole goal is to create content for real life. They couldn't find enough people to write the content they needed, at the quality they need.

Coincident.TV Is “CREATE”-ing Second Screen Transmedia Producers Out Of Everyone [Beta Invites]

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Content/television programming/video is moving away from being a sit-on-the-couch-watching-your-TV experience. Cool, right? WOW, right?

Pour And Stir II – Managing Your Cost Per Customer

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Decreasing Your Customer Acquisition Costs. This is equivalent to being handed a free customer for every ten customers you acquire.

SendUs Debuts Crowdsourced Video Platform

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Are you a company looking to find and promote user-generated videos around your brand? A new, Los Angeles startup, SendUs , launched its services to help brands manage user-generated video content this morning, saying that its platform helps companies leverage that user-generated content and turn it into videos for companies.

EdgeCast Scores Customers

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Los Angeles-based content delivery network provider EdgeCast said yesterday that it now has more than 300 customers, saying that it has signed Twistage, a provider of video publishing services; Parallels, maker of virtualization software; PureVideo, an online video content firm; as well as many others during the year.

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