Marketing Day: December 24, 2013

mday240pxHere’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

From Marketing Land:

  • Where’s Santa Claus? This Year, Just Type “Santa” Into Google

    If you’re looking for Santa’s location, Google has a super easy way to find it. Just type “Santa” into Google, to get a special box that locates him on a map. The image below shows you how it works on Google (click to enlarge). After typing in “santa,” a special map appears on the right-side […]

  • Marketing Land’s Most-Shared Stories on Facebook of 2013: The Downfall of EdgeRank, Google Reader and QR Codes

    Welcome to another installment of our Year In Review series. We have already shared our top news stories and our most tweeted stories; but in 2013, our Facebook sharers like to share news and features about Facebook – such as the changes in the News Feed algorithm, using hashtags, “story bumping,” and ultimately how to […]

  • 10 Tips For Integrating Content Marketing Into Your Business

    “Content marketing” has recently gained a lot of attention in the online marketing world. But it’s not just a buzzword — it’s one of the most reliable and effective tactics available to digital marketers. Brands are increasingly recognizing content marketing as a valuable tool for increasing awareness and driving demand — and they are investing […]

  • 8 Digital Marketing Agencies & Their 2013 Holiday Video Hijinx

    When one digital marketing agency emailed us a link to their staff holiday video, we passed it around and chuckled via e-mail and then got on with our daily news coverage and features here on Marketing Land and Search Engine Land. When another e-mailed us their staff holiday video, and then a couple others tweeted […]

  • ‘Twas The Week Before Christmas [The Digital Marketing Version]

    ‘Twas the week before Christmas, and all through the marketing team, Every person was busy, a few ready to scream. The landing pages were published to the website with care, In hopes that buyers soon would be there. The analysts had their noses to their computer screens, While visions of high conversion ratios danced in […]

  • Twitter Removes Block On Pro-Phil Robertson Petition, Says Mistakenly Flagged As Spam

    Those who wanted to share a petition calling on A&E to immediately restore Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson to his show found Twitter was blocking sharing the URL to the petition site as spam. Twitter has resolved the problem, saying it was due to an error with a third-party service it uses to stop spam […]

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About The Author: is Search Engine Land's News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry's personal blog is named Cartoon Barry and he can be followed on Twitter here. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio over here.

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