Internet retailing is sizzling, with big bucks chasing a flood of companies hawking everything from coupons to laptops.
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When savvy consumers are in the market for something — a new pair of kicks, a sweet DSLR camera, hair pomade, a toaster — they turn to the web, knowing there’s a wealth of knowledge and information to be had. But where on the vast Interwebs do they look?
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