Archive for August, 2010

Full advertising regulations extended to websites

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Full advertising regulations are to be extended to retailers’ own websites and online areas like Twitter and Facebook, it was announced today. (22 mins ago)

Direct Sales Boost Specialty Retail Stocks

Monday, August 30th, 2010

We expect established direct-to-consumer players like Gap and J.Crew to grow Internet and catalog sales by 7% to 10% and growth rates of around 15% for newer entrants like American Eagle and Urban Outfitters. (50 mins ago)

Last Exorcism” edges out “Takers” at box office

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

The Last Exorcism” beat fellow newcomer “Takers” by just $300,000 to end the two-week reign of Sylvester Stallone’s “The Expendables” at the weekend box office in North America on Sunday. (5 hours ago)

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Saturday, August 28th, 2010

Are you a highly analytical and experienced PPC professional? If so, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for you to join a fast growing, profitable and very successful media agency as a PPC Executive. (12 hours ago)

Blanca Games acquires Cereus Poker Network

Friday, August 27th, 2010

ST. JOHNS, Antigua and Barbuda — — Blanca Games, Inc., led by e-gaming entrepreneur Stuart Gordon, today announced that Blanca has acquired the Cereus Poker Network, one of the largest poker networks in the world. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (25 mins ago)

PR firm must remove deceptive iTunes reviews

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

A public relations company and its owner have been cited for having staff post glowing reviews of game applications for companies it represents at the online iTunes store. (29 mins ago)

Case Study: Zecco’s 300% lift from Promoted Tweets

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Twitter’s new Promoted Tweets ad platform may be new, but it’s already gotten top ratings from advertisers. Online investment brokerage Zecco announced Promoted Tweets has increased the company’s engagement rates on Twitter by as much as 300%. Why is the company so pleased? (28 mins ago)