Tablets See Record in Searches, Surpassing Mobile Ad Spend

| MCM staff

The Search Agency, an online marketing firm and independent search marketing agency, released its quarterly State of Paid Search Report, which, among other findings, reports that smartphones and tablets drove 23 percent of total clicks in the fourth quarter of 2012, an 89 percent increase year over year.

Digital Lessons Learned in Holiday 2012

| MCM staff

ForeSee Results president and CEO Larry Freed (left) discusses lessons retailer learned about the digital consumer during the 2012 holiday season. Multichannel Merchant senior content manager Tim Parry conducts the interview.

Holiday Shopping Gone Mobile

| MCM staff

Mobile purchasing for this holiday season is projected to constitute a greater percentage of online spending than ever before