Posts Tagged Internet

What Does the Next 20 Years of Internet Usage Look Like?

The latest Pew research related to US internet usage, device ownership and social media usage revealed very little activity. The most notable takeaway is that, compared to 2016, growth in these areas has stalled. The only exception being a 5% decline in desktop/laptop ownership and usage from 78% to 73%, and a 2% increase in…… […]

Read more

Daily News: Consumer-SMB ‘Conversational Divide,’ Internet Usage in 20 Years, SMBs & Social

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. New Study: The Consumer-SMB ‘Conversational Divide’ (November 19, 2018) LSA Insider: “A new report from LSA (commissioned by SOCi), “The Great Conversational Divide: What SMBs Don’t Understand … LSA Insider

Read more

Daily News: Amazon’s Offline Retail, SMB Website Hacks, Internet Adoption & Social Media Usage

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. With Go and 4-Star, Amazon Accelerating Push into Offline Retail (October 1, 2018) LSA Insider: “Amazon opened its first cashier-free convenience store, AmazonGo, last year in Seattle. It now has three… LSA Insider

Read more

TGM Associates: 40% of our Internet Traffic Comes from ReachSearch [Video]

TGM Associates: 40% of our Internet Traffic Comes from ReachSearch [Video]
Read more

Meeker’s Internet Trends 2018: Local Gets a Seat at The Table

Local and SMB-oriented companies get a lot of attention when they scale, get sold and/or IPO – or threaten to. But “local” itself has never really been a big part of the global digital equation. Local media and directory companies, in fact, have been viewed as part of media’s inevitable deterioration. And digital local’s IPO’d […]

Read more

Daily News: Internet Trends Report, Marketers & Location Data, GMB Removes Anonymous Reviews

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. E-commerce highlights from Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends report (May 31, 2018) Marketing Land: “A large chunk of the nearly 300-page report is devoted to e-commerce, offering insight into a variety o… LSA Insider

Read more

Daily News: Real Cost of Bad Local Data, Henry Schein & Internet Brands, Vendasta a Facebook Partner

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Survey Shows Real Cost of Bad Local Data: Loss of Trust, Revenue (April 5, 2018) LSA Insider: “A recent consumer survey from BrightLocal offers further evidence that bad location data frustrates consum… LSA Insider

Read more

Daily News: Internet Users & Social Media, In-Store Shoppers & Technology, Social Media in 2018

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Study: 71% of U.S. Internet Users Access Social Media at Least Once a Month (March 21, 2018) LSA Insider: “Social media has grown to be one of the primary forms of digital marketing, with…… […]

Read more

Avvo Decides Not to Go Public, Being Acquired by Internet Brands

Legal directory Avvo, which was founded in 2006 as a kind of “Yelp for lawyers,” has been acquired for an undisclosed amount by Internet Brands, which is itself owned by private equity. The company will now be part of the holding company’s “legal vertical,” which includes Lawyers.com, Martindale-Hubbell and Nolo.com. … LSA Insider

Read more

Daily News: 66 New LSA Members in 2017, Internet Ad Growth Stalling, How We Spend Time with Media

Here is today’s roundup of news related to local marketing and advertising, local media, technology, local commerce, consumer behavior and more. Twitter, Facebook, Edward Jones, PlaceIQ & 62 Others Join LSA in 2017 (January 2, 2018) LSA Insider: “In 2017, the Local Search Association (LSA) welcomed 66 new members to the association includin… LSA Insider

Read more
Page 1 of 512345