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How Can I Avoid The Most Common SEO Marketing Mistakes?

DETROIT - There are over 1.5 billion websites on the internet, and if you own a site, you’re up against some very tough competition. Hitting the right audience requires skilled search engine optimization (SEO). If you’ve been trying your hand at SEO marketing, but your site doesn’t seem to be progressing the way you’d expect

By |2021-08-29T12:09:19-04:00August 29th, 2021|Guest Columns, Social Media|

Penske, Cox Automotive Launch Online Used Car Sales Platform

BLOOMFIELD HILLS—Ready to buy a used car entirely online? Bloomfield Hills-based Penske Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE: PAG) and Atlanta-based Cox Automotive Inc. are ready to sell you one that way. Officials at the two companies have announced the launch of CarShop, a fully automated technology platform to enable the online retail sale of used vehicles.

By |2021-07-25T16:55:12-04:00July 25th, 2021|Auto Tech, Social Media|

Important Business Lessons We Can Learn from the Sports Betting Industry

DETROIT - Nowadays, over a dozen states have legalized online sports betting in the U.S. Since these changes have taken place the market has expanded at a rapid rate, creating an industry with a value that could reach upwards of $40 billion in the next few years. Clearly this means that more and more bookmakers

By |2021-05-25T13:54:00-04:00May 25th, 2021|IoT, Social Media|

Intensify Digital Speeds Social Media Deployment

ANN ARBOR - Intensify Digital CEO Joe Tori updated his new platform that lets companies deploy Social Media campaigns. The startup is offering a 30-day trial of its application so your company can kick the tires and light the fires. Digital communication channels are rapidly changing. Web services and social platforms have become the front

By |2021-05-15T14:48:47-04:00May 15th, 2021|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|

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|

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