Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

The Online Marketing Summit 2010 was held in San Diego February 22nd – 25th. OMS 2010 was held at the Paradise Point Resort & Spa, right on the Mission Bay shoreline. The weather during the event was typical February weather with temperatures in the low 70′s upper 60′s. While the locals know this is a bit cold, most people I spoke with that had to fly in from anywhere else were very happy to be out of the snow. It did rain during the event but it was only a brief drizzle during the evenings. Timing couldn’t have been better…

SES and ClickZ have a strong business relationship with the organizers of the Online Marketing Summit (OMS). This is why you’ll see an OMS forum at each SES conference. And more recently you’ll see an SES forum at OMS. As a very special deal for SES London, OMS has offered free access to the OMS Forum on day one. This offer applies to anyone who has purchased (or is about to purchase) a Platinum, full conference pass for SES. It’s an added value of £445.00 and an opportunity to broaden your online marketing skills by listening to (and mixing…

Way back when (in internet time) when ClickZ launched its merry band of internet marketing pioneers, one Jim Sterne was amongst them. And now he’s back! And we’re delighted to have you back on board, Jim! Over the years Jim Sterne and I have spoken at a gazillion online marketing events. And not only is Jim one of the original online marketing masters, he’s one of the nicest guys in the industry to hang out with. So heads-up, Jim’s first new column is here and be sure to subscribe to receive his industry musings on a regular basis. Fellow Brit…

PriceGrabber has released their holiday consumer spending forecast and it’s clear that shoppers are hankering down on the ol’ family budget. It’s not quite as severe as last year, but consumers seem to be planning their holiday spending with more diligence this time around. In order to spend smarter, they’re starting earlier, doing their research and looking for deals. Let’s dig in. 70% of consumers are conducting product research and comparison shopping online. This has nearly doubled from last year, which was 38%. That behavior is already in progress. 30% have already begun shopping, most of them beginning this month…