Marketing

Jason Calacanis to Present a Major Keynote Address at Pubcon Las Vegas 2013

Pubcon today announced that  Internet entrepreneur  and active angel investor Jason Calacanis, Chief executive and founder, Inside.com will  present a major keynote address at Pubcon Las Vegas 2013, a social media and optimization conference, which will take place on October 21 – 25, 2013 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Pubcon Las Vegas 2013 attendees are in for a real treat as Jason starts off our biggest week ever of search and social media marketing, also featuring keynotes by Google’s Matt Cutts and UnMarketing president and popular digital marketing personality Scott Stratten. – Brett Tabke, CEO, Pubcon. “We’re delighted to present Jason Calacanis — one of the world’s most successful social media and technology entrepreneurs and angel investors — as our kick-off keynote speaker du...

SharePoint hosting provider Fpweb.net Launches Revamped Channel Partner Program

SharePoint hosting provider Fpweb.net today released its new Partnership Program. We are now offering sales training as well as targeted marketing efforts and other resources that will assist in the Affiliate and Reseller partners’ development as well as help them grow their commissions. – Corey VanDyke, Channel Manager, Fpweb.net. The revamped partnership program offers four partnership opportunities:  Reseller Partner, Affiliate Partner,Technology Partner and Services Partner. While affiliate track and reseller track are easy ways to earn commissions, services or technology partnerships focus on partner enablement and continued success. All four programs as a tiered payout structure with three tiers, Silver, Gold and Platinum. Silver tier gives 10% off each sale and requires a minimum of...

Hivelocity’s “Check Out My Server” Campaign Has Customers Requesting Personalized Pictures Of Their Servers

Known for coming up with innovative campaigns to drive customer interaction, Hivelocity has launched a new social media campaign targeting new and existing customers.  Earlier this year, Hivelocity  also held First Annual Parade of Racks Beauty Contest  at it’s data center. Titled “Check Out My Server,” the new social media campaign has an interesting premise. Via their Twitter, Facebook and G+ accounts, Hivelocity’s customers can request a personalized picture be taken of their dedicated server or even direct a 6 second Vine video at the server’s rack. “It recently dawned on me  that in our business the customers rarely get to see the product they are paying for.  This didn’t seem right to me.  For all the customer knows they are getting some dingy white box held togethe...

Exposing SnapDeal.com: India’s largest Online Shopping platform is unsafe and vulnerable to theft

Indian e-commerce is growing at an incredibly frantic pace. There are tons of new e-commerce sites mushrooming in variety of verticals spanning electronics, books, gift items, vitamin supplements, foreign importers etc. Unfortunately the awareness among Indian customers and e-commerce site owners regarding the risks of online scam, phishing and what not remains concerningly low. SSL Security is one basic step that every e-commerce site must take at the very minimum. Doing so will at least ensure that transactions between an e-commerce site and its customers remain private. This is critically important in India, especially because a large portion of the population there uses shared internet (i.e. cyber cafes). It has come to our attention that a very famous site known as SnapDeal.com which ...

Sub Domain or Sub Directory?

There has always been a lot of talk around using subdomains or subdirectories when creating new pages on people’s websites. So before we step into the war between Sub Domains and Sub Directories, let’s get to know them first. The Domain Name System (DNS) has a tree structure or hierarchy, with each node on the tree being a domain name. A subdomain is a domain that is part of a larger domain; the only domain that is not also a sub-domain is the root domain. These sub domains help largely in organizing your website and making on-site navigation much easier. For instance, in www.wordpress.com, .com is the top level domain whereas wordpress in the second level domain. When you create an account and maintain a blog at the website, it gives you a ‘sub domain’ to the website commonly known as ‘Us...

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