How Kink's Largest Social-Networking Site Fails Its Users

How Kink's Largest Social-Networking Site Fails Its Users
Also worrisome is that many dipping a toe in the waters of BDSM will start exploring through FetLife, which, with more than 3.5 million members, is the most popular social networking site for kinksters. FetLife lets members discuss issues, explore …
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York Risk Services Group Earns Top TPA Ranking in DWC PAR Audit Report
The full report is available on the DWC website. "This score and ranking is a testament to the expertise of our examiners and our entire organization's commitment to providing top quality claims management services to our clients,” said Jody Gray …
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Austin ranked No. 1 tech city over San Francisco, report says
Earlier this year, NerdWallet, a personal finance website, ranked Austin No. 8 on its rating of the top tech cities in the U.S. with San Jose, California, earning the top spot followed by Boulder, Colorado, and San Francisco. NerdWallet also recently …
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Whatapp's Near-Suspension in Brazil Highlights Legal Concerns for Web Firms

Whatapp's Near-Suspension in Brazil Highlights Legal Concerns for Web Firms
Judge Luiz Moura Correia, who presides over a county investigations court in the northeastern state of Piaui, ordered telecommunications operators to suspend access to the popular smartphone messaging application, alleging that the company hadn't …
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Do Discount Travel Booking Sites Really Save You Money?
According to "Measuring Price Discrimination and Steering on E-commerce Web Sites," a study published by Northeastern University in November 2014, numerous travel booking search engines are guilty of price discrimination or price steering. The study …
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What Pinterest Can Teach Facebook About Social Media Monetization
PHOENIX, AZ–(Marketwired – Mar 3, 2015) – In the world of social media, news happens fast and maturity happens even faster. YouTube, the world's most popular video uploading site, turned 10 in February and is already considered a "legacy social media" …
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5 Steps to Ace #Mobile App Marketing

5 Steps to Ace #Mobile App Marketing
When a user clicks through from a search results page or clicks on an ad on their mobile phone, she needs to be taken to a page where she can learn more about your app. In other words, a functional, mobile optimized site that showcases your app's best …
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Google Ranks Retailers With Android Apps Higher
To do that, app developers will have to create indexes that will let both Google's search engine and users themselves go directly to specific locations within an app – what in a website would be called “deep linking. … A cheaper workaround for …
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State's 5 worst bottlenecks are in LA, Orange counties

State's 5 worst bottlenecks are in LA, Orange counties
Caltrans assesses traffic congestion each year as it prepares "mobility performance reports" that help the agency set priorities for road improvements. The rankings can change year to year, and unofficial data indicate that delays on an eight-mile …
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Darpa Is Developing a Search Engine for the Dark Web
“The main issue we're trying to address is the one-size-fits-all approach to the internet where [search results are] based on consumer advertising and ranking,” says Dr. Chris White, the program manager for Memex, who gave a demo of the engine to the …
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Google is trying to build a phone service to show phone companies how to run a

Google is trying to build a phone service to show phone companies how to run a
In 2011, Google launched a high-speed internet and television service in Kansas City, which it has since expanded to several other US metropolitan areas. Google Fiber is on par with the large internet service providers when it comes to price, except it …
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Google has developed a technology to tell whether 'facts' on the Internet are true
The Internet, we know all too well, is a cesspool of rumor and chicanery. But in a research paper published by Google in February — and reported over the weekend by New Scientist — that could, at least hypothetically, change. A team of computer …
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Clues On How Google's New Phone Service Might Work
Two years ago at a datacenter conference at headquarters, Urs Hoelzle, Google's senior vice president of technical infrastructure, noted that it takes far less energy to link to a Wi-Fi router two feet away from your desk than an LTE tower thousands of …
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Social Media & Digital Marketing Certificate

Social Media & Digital Marketing Certificate
Event on 2015-02-16 18:00:00

Acerca del Certificado:

En este certificado aprenderás los últimos métodos, técnicas y herramientas para la mejora de Marketing Digital y construcción de tu marca a través de conferencias, casos prácticos y discusiones en grupos pequeños. Te ofrecemos un aprendizaje completo que incluye todas las redes sociales populares y relevantes, así como las diferentes herramientas de Marketing Digital para gestionar tus campañas digitales.

Al finalizar el Certificado podrás:

  • Aplicar tendencias y mejoras prácticas de Marketing Digital.

  • Crear estrategias de contenido para tus redes sociales.

  • Entender y gestionar campañas de anuncios en redes sociales.

  • Manejar herramientas de Email, SEO, y Analytics.

  • Crear estrategias para publicidad y marketing móvil.

 

Sílabo:

  1. Social Media I: Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Youtube, Pinterest

  2. Social Media II: Analytics, Ads, Goals, Myths, Content, Strategy

  3. Email Marketing, Digital Display Advertising, Mobile Marketing

  4. SEO, Analytics, Strategy & Planning

Dirigido a:

Cualquier persona involucrada en la planificación, ejecución o medición de estrategias digitales o cualquiera que le gustaría seguir una carrera en esta área. Adecuado para los profesionales de todos los niveles y disciplinas.

at Digital Academy
Torre Mayab, Piso 6, #603
Tegucigalpa, Honduras

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SEO Training (Standard Level) – Reigate – 2014/15

SEO Training (Standard Level) – Reigate – 2014/15
Event on 2015-02-26 10:00:00

Learn from Digital Marketing Experts

Our hands-on courses will help you get the most from your digital marketing. We teach you the practical skills that are required to succeed online. All of our courses are a full-day (usually starting at 10am and finishing around 5pm), and are designed to be interactive and engaging for participants with a mix of teaching and hands-on exercises aimed to help you understand more about your chosen subject.

We offer standard and advanced levels that can usually be booked in the same week, and we have also grouped some of our most popular courses together to provide a rounded digital marketing understanding.All Course Includes:

  • Course manual
  • Refreshments and lunch
  • Duration: 1 day (10am – 5pm)
  • Location: Jellyfish HQ in Reigate, Surrey

Our training facilities

We have great facilities at our HQ in Reigate, Surrey, located just 3 minutes walk from Reigate station. Each participant will be supplied with a laptop for the duration of the training session. Lunch will be provided and soft drinks are available throughout the day.

 

What our clients say

"Jellyfish are comprised of a team of true digital marketing experts and they know their field inside out! As a company at the forefront of the changing landscape that is digital communication, they don’t simply rely on harnessing new technology and techniques, they actually develop them! I have been impressed at every level with the Jellyfish proposition and their approach to training was no different. It was very well organised, well delivered and actually an enjoyable social experience too. 10/10 every time…"

 

Jellyfish and Training Testimonial from Jos Dewing, Director of Online, All Leisure Group Plc

at Jellyfish – Reigate
31 London Road
Reigate, United Kingdom

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Burlingame Sewer Repair and Trenchless Sewer Replacement from Caccia Plumbing is Available for 10% Off


Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2015

Burlingame sewer repair and trenchless pipe replacement experts at Caccia Plumbing focus on providing the best customer service available. Sewer cleaning and repair service by Caccia Plumbing is handled by trustworthy and licensed professionals. Caccia is now offering sewer repair and trenchless pipe replacement coupons. They want to offer all potential customers in Burlingame the chance to try their plumbing company for as little money as possible. They are offering 10% off of trenchless sewer replacement and sewer cleaning.

Caccia Plumbing understands that economic conditions warrant the best savings possible when it comes to sewer repair. Cleaning and trenchless replacement and they are here to help. We hear about people in San Mateo, Redwood City and Burlingame paying too much for sewer repair and cleaning. We service the entire Peninsula. We are now offering this coupon as a way to help customers get their sewer problems solved for an excellent price, said Geno of Caccia Plumbing serving Burlingame and all of San Mateo County. We are hoping a lot of people take advantage of this new coupon while it lasts. People should also call us for all of their backflow testing and certification needs.

Burlingame sewer repair and replacement done by Caccia Plumbing is handled by experienced and licensed sewer repair contractors and professionals who will perform your job efficiently for a fair price while treating your home or business as they would their own. We have been providing excellent service to residents on the Peninsula and San Mateo County for many years, says Geno. Caccia Plumbing has many sewer service trucks and they perform all repairs at your location. “Our trucks are well stocked with parts and most of the time we can make a repair without having to order parts,” says Geno.

Caccia Plumbing can replace any sewer line. We have many years of experience handling Burlingame trenchless sewer replacement and repair, and we always treat our customers right, said Geno. Caccia Plumbing has many positive online Burlingame sewer repair and trenchless sewer replacement reviews from respected consumer review sites such as Google, Yahoo and Yelp. Reaction to the coupon has been very good so far says Geno, We just announced this San Mateo County trenchless sewer pipe replacement coupon but already we have had people say this makes us the best price, especially when all aspects of the job are considered.

Redwood City sewer repair is usually needed because the old pipe has broken or become worn out. Constant sewer backups are common problem experienced by homeowners who need a new sewer line. Most people get frustrated when their sewer breaks. Some people just keeping paying a plumber to clear the line. We recommend handling the problem the right way, which is replacing the old sewer pipe with a new one. Our San Mateo county plumbers are standing by

This time of year is especially busy for Caccia Plumbing. We get a lot of calls for Redwood City sewer repair and San Mateo backflow testing and certification but we also get a lot of call for people who want drain cleaning in Burlingame, says Geno. We recommend the best sewer or plumbing service we can for the situation. Most of the time a sewer can be repaired but sometimes the sewer must be replaced. The plumbing coupons we are offering can really save people money.

To learn more about Caccia Plumbing or Redwood City sewer repair or their current specials please visit their website. People are also invited to give them a call to schedule an appointment for a no cost estimate for trenchless repair in Burlingame.







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Firebrand Group Powers NYC Social to Multiple Social Star Award Wins

(PRWEB) March 03, 2015

Firebrand Group Powers NYC Social to Multiple Social Star Award Wins

The Sport & Social Industry Association (SSIA), the premier organization connecting companies that run adult sports leagues, tournaments, and social events, has just announced the winners of its 2015 Social Star Awards. Administered this year by Chris Hastings, Vice President of the SSIA, and voted on by approximately 70 SSIA board members, the Social Star Awards are designed to recognize and honor outstanding and innovative groups in the social sports industry.

New York-based co-ed sports league coordinator NYC Social swept the categories in which it was nominated. A trailblazer in the social sports industry, NYC Social was nominated and voted the winner in three categories: Marketing Innovation Award, Product/Program Innovation Award, and Best Social Media Campaign.

NYC Social won Best Social Media Campaign for #LoveDrop, a cross-channel activation that delighted singles all over Manhattan. Conceived by boutique digital branding firm Firebrand Group, the campaign involved Firebrand locating recipients via their tweets and surprising them with special deliveries of goodies, including Pandora pops, free season passes to NYC Social, Valentine’s Day candy, and more.

#LoveDrop stemmed from the idea that NYC Social is all about meeting people in real life: putting down that cell phone, closing that dating app, and hanging out with people who enjoy similar activities, said Gabrielle Zigi, Firebrand Groups Director of Digital Marketing. We want to practice what we preach by showing up at our followers’ front doors, interacting in person, and dropping off some love.

The campaign boosted interest in NYC Social and ensured everyone who participated felt the love. #LoveDrop received 1.9 million impressions across various social platforms and saw NYC Social increase its social following, including a 9% increase on Instagram alone.

And for anyone who missed out on the fun, NYC Social’s Founder Amy Short teased, “We had such a blast on Valentine’s Day that we think NYC could use another #LoveDrop to welcome all those recent transplantsit’s hard to meet new people out there!” You never know when NYC Social and Firebrand will drop some love, so make sure to check out #LoveDrop on Twitter this week.

The Marketing Innovation Award, which recognizes ingenuity in promotional campaigns, was awarded to NYC Social for its “Fall in Love Spectacular. The event connected singles as well as committed partners hoping to strengthen their bond. The campaign featured beautiful retro artwork, and had significant social media buy-in, including key tweets to (and retweets by) Mandy Len Catron, the author of the NY Times article which inspired the event. As a result of the campaign, Time Out New York’s annual singles issue named NYC Social one of the top 5 places in NYC to meet other singles.

The Product/Program Innovation Award, which recognizes the most original product offering, was awarded to NYC Social for its scheduling creativity and optimization of fields and venues. Its creative scheduling resulted in a revenue boost for NYC Social in both the summer and fall seasons.

ABOUT FIREBRAND GROUP:

Firebrand Group is an energetic, interdisciplinary team of digital marketing experts, social media savants, and creative specialists based in the quaint farming village of New York, NY. Established in 2012, Firebrand partners with Fortune 500-level brands and high-growth startups to tell their stories through digital channels. For a full list of services offered and a list of brand partners, please visit: http://www.firebrandgroup.com/services.

ABOUT NYC SOCIAL:

Since 2004, NYC Social has made its mission to connect adults (ages 21+) via athletic activities like volleyball, football, soccer, dodgeball, and many more. These co-ed sports, open to all experience levels, easily encourage networking while taking the awkwardness out of meeting new people. For more information on NYC Social, please visit: http://nycsocial.com.







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Leading Analyst Firm Ranks Kalido a Top Player in Data Warehouse Market


Austin, Texas (PRWEB) March 03, 2015

Magnitude Software, a leading provider of Enterprise Information Management (EIM) software, today announced that Kalido has been ranked one of the top data warehouse vendors from a technology perspective in the Data Warehouse Landscape Q4 2014 report compiled by leading analyst firm The Information Difference.

According to the report, Kalido scored higher on technology than most major data warehouse vendors including IBM, Oracle, SAS, Greenplum and Microsoft. The technology ranking is made up of a weighted set of scores derived from: customer satisfaction as measured by a survey of reference customers, analyst impression of the technology, maturity of the technology in terms of its time in the market and the breadth of the technology in terms of its coverage against The Information Difference functionality model.

Given the combination of inexorably increasing data volumes, new competitors and customer frustrations, the coming year promises to be an interesting one for the data warehouse market, said Andy Hayler, CEO of The Information Difference. In this research cycle, Kalido scored among the top three vendors with the happiest customers.

This is the latest validation of the business-model-driven automation that the Kalido Information Engine brings to the data warehouse market, said Darren Peirce, VP of Products and CTO, Magnitude Software. We thank our loyal customers for sharing their experiences delivering business value from our technology as input into this research.

The full report is available for download from the Kalido website at: http://www.kalido.com/Collateral/Documents/English-US/DW-Landscape-Q42014.pdf

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About Magnitude Software

Magnitude Software is a leading provider of Enterprise Information Management software driving real business results for more than 600 active enterprise customers with over 200,000 users in 100 countries. Magnitude Software offers a family of award-winning applications, from business intelligence and data warehousing to master data management, reporting and analytics. At the core of Magnitudes business is a passionate focus on customer success and a vision to accelerate and automate the end-to-end process of integrating, managing and analyzing information to support business decision making, while reducing operational cost and risk. For more information, please visit http://www.magnitudesoftware.com.

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