Adam Ray

Quality Digital Marketing vs. Directory Listings

Quality Digital Marketing vs. Directory Listings

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How to Begin Marketing a Business in a Highly Competitive Niche

How to Begin Marketing a Business in a Highly Competitive Niche

When you think of highly competitive online marketing niches, there are a handful that come to mind that could be a nightmare for marketers.   Some of the most prevalent include injury attorneys, gold buyers, hair replacement therapies, ‘low T’ supplements, etc.  Many upstanding and legitimate businesses fall into one of these categories, but it may seem that the market is already flooded...

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Fake Hurricane Photos Cascade Into Social Media

Fake Hurricane Photos Cascade Into Social Media

October 30th, 2012 As Hurricane Sandy approached land on Monday, social media users were desperate for the kind of drama that was shown on CNN with Anderson Cooper or FOX News with Shepard Smith. As spoofers launched their hurricane photo schemes, the sharing frenzy ensued. Over ten separate fake images went viral, passed off as current Hurricane Sandy photos. “As of 5:00 p.m. EST, there had...

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Unfriending For Politics: Company Stock and Social Media

Unfriending For Politics: Company Stock and Social Media

The most shocking finding reveals that 99.95% of the companies’ stock prices directly correlated with their Facebook likes that day, or in that period. The following infographics leverages O’Connor’s findings and research performed by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project on political activity on social media networks and the interaction of users due to political material.

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