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Digital Marketing News and Trends from Melih Oztalay

ANN ARBOR - The latest Digital Marketing News, Trends, and Updates are presented by Melih Oztalay, CEO of SmartFinds Marketing in Birmingham, Michigan on our show from Monday, April 26, 2021. Topics discussed over 30 minutes included: Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) CRO has become its own science to help convert traffic coming to the website

By |2021-05-02T21:03:26-04:00April 29th, 2021|Digital Marketing, Internet, mitechtv, Social Media|

Apple, Amazon Ban Parler For Lack Of Content Moderation

WASHINGTON DC - Apple and Amazon both cracked down on Parler late Saturday, pulling the app from their Apple store and Amazon Web Services hosting until the conservative social media platform ramps up content moderation. “We have always supported diverse points of view being represented on the App Store, but there is no place on

By |2021-01-10T10:37:56-05:00January 10th, 2021|IoT, Social Media|

LinkedIn Live Analysis By SmartFinds Marketing

ANN ARBOR - LinkedIn is adding live video capabilities to its platform. It's not open to every business, says Melih Oztalay, CEO of SmartFinds Marketing, a digital marketing agency in Birmingham, MI. Rather you must show LinkedIn you have a track record in video production and be accepted into its portfolio. This process requires that

By |2021-05-02T20:18:07-04:00December 11th, 2020|Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurs, Internet, IoT, mitechtv, Social Media, STEM|

Facebook Sued By FTC , 46 States For Monopolistic Practices

WASHINGTON DC - The US Federal Trade Commission and a coalition of more than 40 states and territories sued Facebook on Wednesday, alleging the social media giant had illegally stifled competition by snapping up rivals to protect its monopoly power in social networking. The joint actions focus on Facebook's key acquisitions of Instagram, a photo-sharing service, and WhatsApp, an

By |2020-12-09T18:55:46-05:00December 9th, 2020|Featured, Social Media|

COVID-19 Accelerates Social Media Trends – Brands Must Find Their Places

NEW YORK - International social media analytics company Talkwalker and Hubspot asked 50 social media gurus, industry experts and PR professionals from around the world to define the trends that will shape the social media industry for 2021. “While 2020 was a year that no one could have predicted, with mentions of COVID-19 going from

By |2020-11-07T19:08:54-05:00November 7th, 2020|As-A-Service, Digital Marketing, IoT, Social Media|

Kathleen Norton-Schock, Brian Wassom, Tech Legal Issues Update

ANN ARBOR - Diva Tech Talks' Kathleen Norton-Schock, and Warner Norcross + Judd's Brian Wassom discuss focusing on Social Media Channels, the law and the First Amendment. Brian also delves into hot issues that could result in litigation around newer technologies in the future. https://youtu.be/gRW7z7DxOIo Diva Tech Talk is a specialized communication channel highlighting women

By |2020-08-27T17:57:32-04:00August 27th, 2020|Business, mitechtv, Social Media|

SmartFinds Marketing: How to Take Advantage of Amazon Prime Day Marketing

Amazon Prime Day marketing can be successful with Michigan's own digital marketing expert Melih Oztalay, CEO of SmartFinds Marketing. A Birmingham, Michigan digital marketing agency, Mr. Oztalay talks about how your retail business can work better with Amazon during the pandemic. Amazon and Zoom are two corporations that have thrived since the COVID-19 pandemic forced

By |2020-08-17T15:18:50-04:00August 13th, 2020|Digital Marketing, Internet, mitechtv, Social Media|

GVSU Studies 3 Possible Learning Options For Fall Courses, Including Fully Online

ALLENDALE - Grand Valley State University is studying three learning options for fall courses:  fully online, a hybrid model, and face-to-face instruction. The news came from GVSU President Philmena Mantella during a Laker town hall meeting on May 1, where she welcomed 1,200 new students and their parents. Philmena Mantella "We are planning

Digital Marketer Response: Pandemic Not Time To Cut Advertising, Marketing

ANN ARBOR - Melih Oztalay, CEO of SmartFinds Marketing in Birmingham, MI., says cutting your digital marketing and advertising spend during the pandemic is not a good idea. You want customers to know you will be there for them when social distancing ends, he said. Additionally, it is important to stay ahead of your competition,

By |2020-04-05T18:49:36-04:00April 1st, 2020|Digital Marketing, Featured, Social Media|