Facebook Messenger Soon to Have Ads

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According to a leaked document from Facebook, ads are being introduced to their messaging platform Facebook Messenger. These ads could start appearing as soon as April of this year. These ads will not function like typical ads however, but instead can only be sent to customers who have previously messaged a company on the platform. As a result of this … Read More

Shopify Introduces Team Collaboration & Communication

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This week Shopify has introduced a great new feature that will likely make communicating with your team members much easier. Instead of having to rely on other methods of communication such as emailing or instant messaging, you can now chat directly in Shopify. The new feature, Timeline, allows you to post comments in Shopify, which is sure to help clarify … Read More

How To Use Your Blog to Build Customer Loyalty

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If you run your own business or are part of a marketing team for a brand, you know the importance of having a blog. This content helps you show off new products, makes your site more personal, boosts SEO, helps with building customer loyalty, and that is just to name a few. In particular, using your blog to help boost … Read More

7 Tips on Making Your Ecommerce Store Feel More Personal

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Deciding to run your own ecommerce store is incredibly exciting. This industry is one that allows for people with all sorts of unique ideas to create businesses and sell products to people all over the world. Small business owners have never had this type of personal visibility and ability to sell, and it’s all thanks to the Internet and technology. … Read More

Slack Messaging App Wins TechCrunch Award For Fastest Rising Startup

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Monday night was TechCrunch’s 9th annual Crunchies award show, which gives awards to all of the best startup companies and products. There is an open nomination process for these awards, while a board at TechCrunch determines the winners. Grabbing the award for Fastest Rising Startup was Slack, a communication app that allows users to chat in real time, share files, … Read More

Amazon Echo – Now Grab Pizza, a Ride, and Some Tunes

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  Released in 2015, the Amazon Echo has quickly grown in popularity in homes around the world. With more people expecting more from their voice-controlled devices, Amazon has stepped up their game and created partnerships with Domino’s Pizza, Uber, and Spotify.  Better yet, the first time users order a car through Uber, they receive $15 off with a discount code. Ordering a … Read More