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Chick-fil-A gets into fight with Kermit the Frog


by ckatarsky

When your company finds itself in a PR war with the Muppets it’s safe to say management has made some poor decisions. 

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Amazon vs. Facebook: Which do buyers trust more?


by ckatarsky

In a battle between two of the biggest consumer-oriented sites, who do people most trust with their info?

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Pinterest users prove more lucrative than shoppers driven by other social media


by ckatarsky

Not only is Pinterest, the graphics-driven social media site, driving more traffic to retailers’ sites, those shoppers spend more per order. Those are just some of the findings of a new study by Shopify.

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CFO fired over a tweeted workplace complaint


by ckatarsky

An errant tweet just cost one CFO his job with a major retailer.

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Haters chime in on Facebook


by Renee Cocchi

Have you heard about the new app that allows Facebook users to identify things as “enemies?” 

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Mega-retailer takes Facebook local


by Penelope Miller

Just about every company is looking for a way to use their Facebook page to drive sales. And one mega-retailer might have found the way.

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Engage more Facebook fans: Here’s how


by Renee Cocchi

Using Facebook to connect with more consumers? If so, are you doing it right? Find out!

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Quit selling – and start connecting with buyers


by Shari DaCosta

Is your social media strategy driving up sales – or driving customers away?

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Guess who’s jumping on the daily deal bandwagon now!


by Renee Cocchi

This new player in the daily deal arena may actually prove more beneficial to consumers and retailers to team up with than Groupon and LivingSocial.

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Mandatory allowance of Facebook wall posts coming soon!


by Renee Cocchi

Do you allow your Facebook fans to post comments on your wall? If not, that’s going to change very soon!

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Uh-oh: Maybe Facebook doesn’t matter


by Penelope Miller

Even though retailers and marketers alike have been jumping on the social media bandwagon, new research says that may be a mistake.

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Facebook, Twitter & bad reviews


by Penelope Miller

Facebook and Twitter might have the market cornered on updating friends about your favorite new shirt. But nobody goes there for retail reviews.

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4 simple tips to win on Facebook & Twitter


by Penelope Miller

With every retailer jockeying for the most fans and followers on Facebook and Twitter, how can you set your company apart? Find out.

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Who’s winning the Facebook popularity contest?


by Renee Cocchi

Did you think you were done with popularity contests in high school? If so, sorry to burst your bubble. In retail, companies are always competing for popularity. So guess who wins the Facebook popularity contest? 

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GameStop opens store on Facebook


by Renee Cocchi

The critics who think Facebook will never influence e-commerce sales need to think again.

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Does a Facebook presence help retailers sell more?


by Renee Cocchi

Many retailers have been jumping on the Facebook bandwagon in hopes of growing their online presence and sales. But does it work?

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Guess who doesn’t want to be your friend on Facebook?


by Renee Cocchi

It’s not hard to believe that 12- to 17-year-olds are online more than any other age bracket. But their motivation for being on social media is different, and guess what? 

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Top 5 leaders in social retailing


by Renee Cocchi

Virtually all retailers at this point in time are involved with Facebook, Twitter or mobile apps. But some companies are much better at social retailing than most. Find out who is sitting in the No. 1 seat!

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4 Ways to Build Loyalty Using Social Media


by Penelope Miller

Facebook, Twitter, YoutTube, WordPress, RSS Feeds: Can social media sites actually drive up sales and create loyal customers?

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Facebook’s latest move: Tracking purchases


by Penelope Miller

The social media heavyweight isn’t content to stop at status updates and photographs. Now Facebook wants to conquer retail.

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