Moderator: Anthony Ha of TechCrunch Angus Davis: CEO of Swipely Derek Webster: CEO of LocalBonus John Valentine: VP Local of LevelUp Webster: There are 50 start-ups trying to make loyalty punchcards obsolete. Valentine: Typical LevelUp merchant does about $1MM in sales, mostly restaurant customers. 60-70% of business comes from repeat customers. Difference between daily deals [...]
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June 5th, 2012 · Comments Off
May 22nd, 2012 · 3 Comments
I am in Shanghai this week checking out the SEO scene. These guys rank #1 in Baidu for “shanghai seo”. Thinking I may have to redesign my site to make it a little tougher. If you are looking for some “brand hype” I can get you a good deal.
May 10th, 2012 · Comments Off
March 13th, 2012 · 3 Comments
Part 5 in the popular SEO Death series. Brick Marketing’s post Can Too Many Pages Hurt Your SEO? reminded me that I had a royally tanked one of my test sites by allowing Google to crawl too many new URLs without adding any more inbound links or non-”thin” content. (hard to read text in graphics = [...]
February 23rd, 2012 · 10 Comments
It’s not every morning that the first call I get is from Sequoia Capital. Then again it’s not every morning that the first call I get is from Sequoia Capital telling me that my Yahoo email account has been hacked. For about the past 30 minutes I have received so many calls alerting me to [...]