Marketing Day: June 1, 2012

Here’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:

  • With iOS Status On The Ropes, Google To Show “Next Dimension” Of Google Maps

    Google is inviting various media organizations to see “the next dimension of Google Maps” at an event next week in San Francisco. And the timing is just as interesting as what Google plans to show. The event will take place on June 6th, just days before Apple is expected to ditch Google Maps during its [...]

  • Google Analytics Gets New Testing Functionality: Content Experiments

    Today the Google Analytics team made an important announcement for marketers and analysts: Google Website Optimizer will be fully integrated into Google Analytics. Google will be discontinuing Website Optimizer as a stand alone product (by August) and the testing functionality will be available to Google Analytics users only. The testing tool will be found in [...]

  • Marketing Biz: Ch, Ch, Ch, Ch, Changes

    Change is a permanent part of the marketing landscape. But change is never easy and this week was full of change. We get to review updated data on mobile payments; test a new version of bitly; transition from Google Places to Google+ Local; prepare for a rumored Facebook smartphone and assess a new Google Shopping [...]

  • Un-Boring Blenders: 3 Tips To Improve Your Affiliate Marketing Sales

    When I made the big, bold decision to make money online, affiliate marketing was the obvious and most attractive solution for me. No inventory, no selling, no boss, no customer service — oh, yeah, I was “all in”! Just get people to click my affiliate links and I was gonna be rich! Anyone else suffer [...]

  • Leaked: Google+ To Launch Events With Google Calendar Synchronization

    Google is continuing to go “all-in” with Google+. Yesterday the move of Google Places to Google+ Local and today images were spotted in the wild of Events In Google+. The messages were seen in German when visiting a Google Calendar. The message shown to users stated that the events will work with current Google calendars, [...]

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