The Four Horsemen: Amazon/Apple/Facebook & Google–Who Wins/Loses ?

A great presentation from Scott Galloway on on Amazon/Apple/Facebook & Google (The Four Horsemen) and who will win & who will lose in the digital business economy

The Tablet Hype Has Officially Died Down – Samsung, Lenovo, Apple, Asus & others

Infographic: The Tablet Hype Has Officially Died Down | Statista
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The Biggest Google Search Advertisers in the U.S. – Amazon, Priceline.com, AT&T, Expedia & others

Infographic: The Biggest Google Search Advertisers in the U.S. | Statista
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Largest U.S. Online Retailers – Amazon, Apple, Staples, Walmart, Sears, Liberty Interactive, Netflix & others in the list

Largest U.S. online retailers – Amazon, Apple, Staples, Walmart, Sears, Liberty Interactive, Netflix, Macys, Office Depot, Dell & others in the list.

Infographic: Amazon's Online Sales Dwarf the Competition | Statista
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Viral Video – Amazon Prime Air

Prime Air, the goal of this new delivery system is to get packages into customers’ hands in 30 minutes or less using unmanned aerial vehicles. http://amzn.to/PrimeAir

Who are the Top 10 Brands with the Highest Number of US Facebook Fans?

Facebook has become an important of marketing activity for any brands. Brands use it to connect with their customers, provide offers, promotions, get feedback on products/services, polls & other activities. Brands create a business page which a user can “Like” to become a fan of the page. Big corporations, local business & others have a brand page on Facebook. Top 10 Brands with the Highest Number of US Facebook Fans are Wal-Mart, Target, Amazon, Samsung Mobile, Subway & others. Wal Mart has 31 Million US fans, Target with 21 Millions US fans & others.

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Online Reviews & the role of it in Marketing

With the advent of web 2.0, online reviews is playing a critical role in the sales of products & services. People before deciding the purchase, are visiting the review sites to get opinion. There are several review sites like imdb for moviews, yelp for restaurants, naaptol for electronics, amazon for books, mouthshut & others. Marketers can utilize the information found in reviews to better target the offers. There have been allegations of reviews being written to influence the users. With social media, users are expressing reviews in twitter, facebook & blogs as well. As in the case of netflix price increase, users have flooded the communities with negetive comments about price hike.