Mashable From navigating the Web in entirely new ways to seeing where in the world twitters are coming from, data visualization tools are changing the way we view content. We found the following 16 apps both visually stunning and delightfully useful. Visualize Your Network with Fidg’tFidg’t is a desktop application that aims to let you visualize your network and its predisposition for different types of things like music and photos.
Branding is key in filling the sales pipeline Companies are increasingly tying marketing activities to leads and revenue. Bur marketers feel frustrated with their ability to drive enough leads to meet the demands of sales departments, according to a new study by BtoB. According to the report, “Priming the Pipeline: Driving Awareness, Conversions & Sales,” 60% of marketers said their most important goal was generating more leads. Reaching more of the target audience (55%) and elevating the online brand reputation (39%) were also cited.
Google Algorithm Change History 2014 Updates Pigeon Expands (UK, CA, AU) — December 22, 2014 Google's major local algorithm update, dubbed "Pigeon", expanded to the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia. ocropus - The OCRopus(tm) open source document analysis and OCR system OCRopus™ is an OCR system written in Python, NumPy, and SciPy focusing on the use of large scale machine learning for addressing problems in document analysis. OCRopus 0.7 is the latest release of the OCRopus OCR system. It features a new text line recognizer based on recurrent neural networks (and does not require language modeling), models for both Latin script and Fraktur, and some new tools for ground truth labeling. » When Will Mobile Local Searches Eclipse Desktop? In the ongoing cycle of market forecasting, we’re once again at a half-year refresh for mobile local ad revenue projections. Though the “ money slide ” (literally) of the forecast is a revenue outlook, there are lots of background inputs to dissect. For example, if you segment out the portion of these revenues for ads targeted locally, they’ll grow from $784 million last year to $5.01 billion in 2016. Within that local slice we can segment further by format, looking at the different ways ads are bought and sold in search, display, SMS and video. Of these, search is currently growing the fastest, and is the biggest growth driver in mobile local advertising.
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Simple Smart Business System by The Empoweria Team (and 3 others) Jeremy Gislason and Simon Hodgkinson Are The Founders Of Empoweria (and also the CEOs of MemberSpeed Inc. and PowerHouse Technology LLC) But when you take our Udemy Courses YOU GET their expertise PLUS... The Entire Empoweria Team ! How many sites per pagerank toolbar value? Google Desktop Tools and Google Labs Projects forum at WebmasterWorld Side tracking from Brett's value of websites according to PR. [webmasterworld.com] How about guestimates on actual numbers of sites of which the highest ranking page has a PR of: 10 - Three 9 - About seventy (see this overview of PR9 & PR10 sites) [webmasterworld.com] 8 - about 4.200 7 - about 180.000 6 - about 850.000 5 - about 2.500.000 I am also interested in ways/methods of estimating these numbers - any ideas? and how did you reach that number?. The PR10 and PR 9 sites are easy.
File to Text Usage Command Line on OS X and Linux Download python_tools.zip, extract into a new folder, cd into it and run . Search, Social Media Important Indicators of Branding Effectiveness Michael McVeighSenior Vice President, Strategic ServicesZeta Interactive Michael McVeigh, senior vice president of strategic services for digital marketing agency Zeta Interactive, heads up the agency’s acquisition marketing team that focuses on search engine marketing (SEM), search engine optimization (SEO), social media, mobile and analytics testing. In overseeing these efforts, McVeigh has his pulse on how companies are integrating and measuring these formats and channels to create a more cohesive online branding experience.
IP Address to Coordinates Usage Command Line on OS X and Linux Download python_tools.zip, extract into a new folder, cd into it and run ./install Is Your Sales Process Ready for 2014? - CRM Connection - Microsoft Dynamics CRM Over 5,000 sales leaders shared their biggest obstacles during SBI’s 7th Annual Sales Research Study. “Sales process execution” was stated as one of those. It had surfaced as a bigger execution gap than years past. The sales force is trying harder to execute and not seeing a return. While execution matters, if you have a dated sales process, you will not generate a result.