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Tons of Traffic, Zero Sales? Why Website Traffic Doesn't Matter
Business 2 Community
You've been writing blog posts on a regular basis, and you're sending out a robust email newsletter to drive more traffic to your website. You're even using paid media like Google AdWords to get more website traffic. Finally, your efforts are working ...



Good4Utah

Travel website's traffic to Cuba spikes following news of eased travel ...
Good4Utah
According to TripAdvisor data, U.S. site traffic to Cuba spiked 293% on Wednesday, December 17, compared to the previous day. Early results from a TripAdvisor site poll show that 55% of respondents say eased travel restrictions will increase their ...

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New Zealand Cricket bolsters website capability
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
AUCKLAND, 22 December 2014, New Zealand – Ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup in February 2015, New Zealand Cricket today announced that it has migrated its website to Microsoft's cloud service Azure in order to prepare for the extreme traffic peaks ...

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Black Friday traffic brings down Web stores of HP, Best Buy, others
Ars Technica
While content delivery networks (CDNs) have made it possible to push static content out closer to Web and mobile shoppers and reduce overall traffic hitting e-commerce sites, the load on the sites is still causing some to buckle and break, albeit briefly.



Chartered Marketing Institute
Econsultancy (blog)
Website Traffic Manager responsible for overseeing PPC, SEO and content distribution activities to drive traffic and ultimately, digital revenue and lead data. Drive B2C and B2B growth through online engagement and conversion techniques; To be a ...



Boston Globe

Boston traffic website launches to help gridlock-weary commuters
Boston Globe
The website uses real-time traffic data from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to let commuters see what the roads look like at that moment, check average traffic levels on previous dates, and run models predicting the best time to start ...



Oddbins turns to Rackspace to support Christmas website traffic
Cloud Pro
Oddbins has contracted Rackspace to power its website as it prepares for a Christmas-inspired spike in traffic. The wine merchant has switched from its old provider to Rackspace's managed cloud service as it seeks to support festive levels of traffic ...



Telegraph.co.uk

Over half of internet traffic comprised of non-human bots
Telegraph.co.uk
However, with over half of web traffic attributable to non-human agents, the sustainability of the internet ecosystem – particularly with regard to web advertising – is called into question. Zeifman said that online advertising models, which are ...
'Impersonator: Rise of the Bad Bots' coming soon to a website near youMarketing Pilgrim (blog)
Who's afraid of the big bad bot?BetaNews

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Gigaom

So-called “dark social” traffic turns out to be mostly Facebook
Gigaom
In the original piece that Madrigal wrote for The Atlantic, he noted that according to analytical tools like Chartbeat, more than half of the website's social traffic was coming from somewhere other than the usual suspects — namely, the top social ...
Dark social traffic in the mobile app eraFusion
Facebook Is To Blame For A Wave Of 'Dark Traffic' Swamping The Web, But It's ...Business Insider Australia

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Heavy site traffic expected as HealthCare.gov deadline looms
Fox News Latino
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama's push to cover America's uninsured faces another big test Monday. This time, it's not only how the website functions, but how well the program itself works for millions who are starting to count on it. Midnight ...


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