The U.S. fashion industry is bedeviled by counterfeiters. On almost a weekly basis, I talk to a fashion retailer that is having trouble keeping their doors open due to the sales lost to counterfeiters. This is a particularly severe problem for prom dress retailers. A common occurrence is for a teenage girl to come into their boutique, look at a $500 dress, and then "showroom" the boutique by going online, where they can find a photo of the exact same dress and buy it for $150.
I recently came across a free tool for slicing and dicing YouTube videos. TubeChop is a quick and easy tool for chopping segments of videos. It has a simple interface that only requires limited inputs to crop a video. The only steps that are required is to input the URL of the video and the start and stop times of the segment that you are interested in grabbing.
I recently was hunting down the websites of knockoff firms that had stolen images from my employer, Mac Duggal. I tracked down one site in particular that includes dozens of stolen photos from our firm and other top U.S. fashion designers. This site is a marketplace for Chinese manufacturers.
Is there a page on your site that is showing up as the landing page for referred visitors from search engines surprisingly often? This was the case for MacDuggal.com. I was mystified as to why a post indicating the dates and location for our August fashion show was getting a lot of site entrant traffic. I could not understand why there was interest in finding information about the location and dates of a fashion show held 4 months ago.
In order to
force incent businesses to spend more advertising dollars with Facebook, the social media juggernaut is now offering an opportunity to sponsor posts inserted into users newsfeeds.
How do you move from the second to first page of Google search results? As far as I can tell, a competitor was able to do so simply via a massive increase in activity on Facebook. It seems as if this competitor moved to 6th from 14th on Google for a highly competitve term just by pumping up their interactions on Facebook.
Instagram is an application that surely rings a bell for most of us tech and photo enthusiasts. It opens a new window of art and social interaction in a very interesting way. In this article, we will discuss how you can take advantage of Instagram in the business world for more success.
Instagram Craze and How it Works
Five effective and easy-to-uncover link building sources
Guest post prospecting for link developers is one of the most time-sucking parts of search engine optimization (SEO). For an SEO consultant, link building is part of the online marketing efforts for clients. However, it’s also one of the most difficult elements to master effectively.