Amazon advertising growth slowed again in Q1: Does it matter?

Data source: Amazon For a few quarters there, Amazon was posting triple digit growth rates. Then growth slowed to 97% in the fourth quarter of 2018 and Thursday, the company reported just 36% growth in its advertising business line for the first quarter of 2019. Amazon reports advertising business under Continue Reading

Bayer shareholders vent ire over Monsanto-linked stock rout

BONN (Reuters) – Bayer shareholders vented their anger over its stock price slump on Friday as litigation risks mount from the German drugmaker’s $63 billion takeover of seed maker Monsanto. Werner Baumann, CEO of German pharmaceutical and chemical maker Bayer AG, attends the annual general shareholders meeting in Bonn, Germany, Continue Reading

Still have active destination URLs in Bing Ads? It’s time to migrate to final URLs

If you have any older campaigns running on Bing Ads, now’s a good time to double check if you have any lingering standard text ads and destination URLs still active. You won’t be able to create new destination URLs as of August, and by the end of the year, destination Continue Reading

Fewer Americans seeing crucial Social Security document due to budget cuts

CHICAGO (Reuters) – (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) FILE PHOTO: A sign is seen on the entrance to a Social Security office in New York City, U.S., July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo It is one of the most important retirement documents Continue Reading

Three ideas to create a high-converting product page Search Engine Watch

Tough competition on the ecommerce market makes retailers continuously search for new ideas to improve web stores’ UX. Optimizing the product page is one of the key areas in this quest for enhancements. We reviewed the best practices of ecommerce leaders and success stories of smaller merchants, and came up with Continue Reading

Boeing abandons 2019 outlook after 737 MAX groundings

FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX airplanes parked on the tarmac at the Boeing Factory in Renton, Washington, U.S. March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File Photo (Reuters) – Boeing Co missed sharply-lowered Wall Street estimates for revenue and cashflow in the first quarter and suspended its 2019 outlook, Continue Reading

Edmonton Air Conditioning Experts

Legacy Heating and Cooling has extensive experience and knowledge in HVAC systems! Call (780) 733-1256 At Legacy, we specialize in HVAC systems for residential new home construction (RNC) and installation and replacement of furnaces, air conditioners, air cleaners, thermostats, humidifiers, heat recovery ventilation (HRV) units, humidifiers, and unit heaters, as Continue Reading

Exclusive: Advent readies new $2.2 billion Latam private equity fund – sources

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – U.S. private equity firm Advent International Corp is preparing to launch a $2.2 billion fund to invest in Latin American companies, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The fund launched in coming days will be Advent’s seventh for Latin America and its largest Continue Reading

Here’s how you build creative video experiences for a multi-screen world

Creative has changed. Gone are the days when a brand could sink all of its heart, soul and budget into a single creative experience – say, a television ad. It’s 2019; you can’t be so singularly focused. Your audience sure isn’t. You still need big ideas, like Dos Equis’ “Most Continue Reading