Overly Suave IT Guy

Hey Girl… Ride the Overly Suave IT Guy Meme

| Tim Parry

Obviously, the Overly Suave IT Guy meme may not be for every merchant or marketer… but if you sell consumer electronics, B2B networking systems, etc., the Overly Suave IT Guy meme could be a no-brainer.

When a Package is Just a Cardboard Box

| Tim Parry

Your customer should be able to take one look at the box on his front step and say, “Hooray, my order from (X Merchant) is here” without having to squint at the shipping label to determine the sender. Here’s why a branded box can make all the difference.

100 Tweets from Fashion Digital NY

| Tim Parry

Did you miss it? Then you didn’t get to hear what Kate Spade New York CEO Craig Leavitt had to say about the company’s Kate Spade Saturday launch, Rebecca Minkoff co-founder and CEO Uri Minkoff’s views on customer-centric marketing or Clarins vice president of digital and ecommerce Han Wen’s take on user generated content.

The Dawning of the Google (not provided) Age

| Stephan Spencer

Much to the fear and chagrin of SEOs, online marketers, and webmasters everywhere, Google has confirmed that it has begun work to encrypt all searches, once again reminding us all that we can either adapt or die. Two years ago, Google began encrypting searches for signed-in users.

My Teleflora Experience

| Daniela Forte

I recently had to order flowers online for a wake I was attending, and after the order was all said and done, I realized I had forgotten to put everyone’s name on the card.

The Top 124 Tweets from Shop.org 2013, Day 1

| Tim Parry

Slow WiFi at McCormick Place’s Lakeside Center? Well done, Tweeting Shop.org 2013 attendees. It took me into the wee hours of the morning to filter through all the tweets sent during the first full day of the #shoporg13 Summit and find the top ones to include in Storify…