Do Shoppers Like Dynamic Pricing?

  We all like to feel that we get bargains when shopping. But that’s not always the case. See More Gamesmanship on Retail Prices — Even Online.  And When Is a “Sale” a Sale? Today, we look at do shoppers like dynamic pricing — or not? First, let’s define dynamic pricing. According to Luke Metcalfe, […]

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Social Media Future of Customer Care

  Due to its importance, social marketing is a hot topic for us. In looking ahead, let’s study the social media future of customer care. These posts highlight our recent social media coverage: Following Proper Social Media Etiquette Hottest Social Media Marketing Tools Using Social Media to Boost In-Store Shopping More Social Media Marketing Tips […]

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Music Streaming Payment Rates Differ by Platform

We know that music streaming has taken off in a big way. But if you are a music company or an artist, how do music streaming payment rates differ by platform? The answer is they differ a lot. To see who pays most and least, read on. In fact, we have come a long way […]

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Becoming More Anonymous Online

For most of us, a key goal is becoming more anonymous online. We really want to protect our privacy and data as much as possible. These prior posts highlight the challenges to this goal: Would YOU Willingly Share Data with Third Parties? Ad Blocking Challenges and Opportunities Cybercrime Costs How Much? Ransomware Now a BIGGER […]

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Bonobos Showcases Diversity

Bonobos showcases diversity. At Bonobos, an online men’s clothier, the focus is on the following: “Shopping for clothes is a pain. We’re here to make it painless, and maybe even fun. A Better Experience. Like most guys, we’re not big fans of shopping. That’s why we set out to build the best online shopping experience […]

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Our Most Popular 2018 Posts

At Evans on Marketing, we have presented about 75 posts through May 11. Today, we cite our most popular 2018 posts to date. If you haven’t read them, please do. As you will see, they cover a wide variety of topics.   Our Most Popular 2018 Posts In 2018, these are Evans on Marketing’s 10 […]

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How Companies Must Respond to GDPR

Last week, we reported that Many Companies Remain Unready for GDPR. And now, we study how companies must respond to GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) by May 25, 2018. Just 17 days from today. In this post, we look at what companies must do. And we show what a global firm — Google — […]

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Do a Good Deed with Amazon Smile

As we recently reported, Amazon Prime remains on a roll. Today’s post builds on one from a couple of years ago. We ask you to do a good deed with Amazon Smile at NO-COST to you. As of February 2018, more than $80 million in donations were made to charities through Amazon Smile.   The […]

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Many Companies Remain Unready for GDPR

On May 25, 2018, GDPR goes into effect. In June 2017, we addressed this question. Will Companies Be Ready for Europe’s General Data Protection Rule? Despite the long lead time, many firms remain unready for GDPR. In fact, the law was passed in April 2016. What is GDPR? And why do many firms remain unready for […]

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Would YOU Willingly Share Data with Third Parties?

As we have discussed several times, people are becoming more reluctant to share their personal data. And the recent and ongoing criticisms of Facebook illustrate this. Thus, where do you stand on this question? Would YOU willingly share data with third parties? To read our post from earlier this month on tracking cookies and privacy, […]

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