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AFAIK: eXelate, Resonate, Kenshoo, Socialbakers, ChaCha, TotallyHer, DMA

Written on
March 14th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

eXelate today announced that Khurrum Malik (pictured) has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer, where he will be responsible for global corporate and product marketing for eXelate’s industry-leading smart data solutions. Malik will report directly to eXelate CEO Mark S. Zagorski in this newly created position.  This appointment solidifies ... more...

AFAIK: Adap.tv, Springpad, SponsorPay, Outcast Media, Anametrix, IGN

Written on
January 9th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what I heard through the online grapevine today: Adap.tv has appointed Timothy R. Morse (pictured) to the newly created position of Chief Financial Officer. Morse joins Adap.tv from Yahoo!, where was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from June 2009 to October 2012.  Morse was responsible for all ... more...

Kenshoo Launches the Kenshoo Local Certification Program

Written on
December 5th 2012
Author
Press Release

LOS ANGELES (December 5, 2012) – Kenshoo, a global leader in premium digital marketing technology, launched today at ILM West the Kenshoo Local certification program, an advanced search engine marketing training and certification initiative that develops and validates local marketing expertise and allows practitioners to reach the Kenshoo Local [Pro] status. “Performance ... more...

Top U.S. Retail Search Marketers Increase Thanksgiving Day Sales 65% Year-Over-Year, Spend 51% More on Cyber Monday

Written on
November 29th 2012
Author
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO (November 28, 2012) – Kenshoo (www.Kenshoo.com), the global leader in premium digital marketing technology, today unveiled performance data for U.S. retail search engine marketing programs during the holiday season to date. Online sales revenue driven by search marketing for the period beginning November 1 and ending November 26 ... more...

Adslot Launches in U.S.; Names Raj Chauhan as President of North America, Europe

Written on
October 25th 2012
Author
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO (October 24, 2012) — Adslot, a global leader in online media trading, announced today that it has expanded into both North America and Europe with the global release of Adslot Publisher, a direct sales platform that counts leading international publishers such as realestate.com.au, carsales.com.au and SeLoger.com as ... more...

Bing Boasts Higher Success Rate Than Google

Written on
February 8th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Google’s hissy fit about Bing “copying” its search results by collecting Google result data through the Bing browser toolbar and Microsoft’s Internet Explorer was met with resounding indifference by Adotas readers — “So what?” was the top answer in our recent poll on the “scandal,” followed closely by ... more...

Facebook Crowned Most Visited Site of 2010

Written on
December 30th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – I find superlatives tacky, especially at the end of the year. My favorite quote about Time’s pick of Mark Zuckerberg as “2010 Person of the Year” came from media slicer and dicer Jeff Jarvis:”[Person] of the year is picked exactly the same way that sexiest man alive is ... more...

Maher Tagged as eBureau CEO

Written on
January 12th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Nothing rings in the new year like new management. As eBureau founder Gordy Meyer is shifting over to the roles of president and chief operating officer, Chris Maher has been roped in as CEO. Maher was most recently president of HitWise and participated in the executive team that sold ... more...

Twitter loves Facebook

Written on
March 13th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — Some of the winners in Twitter’s February traffic were social networks and entertainment websites. The microblogging (and search) site sent nearly one in five downstream visits to social Networks, and one in five to entertainment websites, according to Hitwise. The top social nets visited after Twitter were Facebook and ... more...

Retail Traffic Down: Lack of Ads To Blame?

Written on
October 30th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – For the eighth week in a row, U.S. visits to retail sites are down by about 3%. The tough economy is being blamed, but online retailers’ own cutback on online advertising is a serious problem too, Hitwise reports. The chronic decline marks the first drop in etailing since ... more...