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Quick trip to NYC on behalf of my friends at +Snoozer Pet Products . While The Pet Products Company won for our category...that pet products company was (unfortunately for us), Pedigree. Still good times at the Hubbies and getting to visit Susan and Jenny.
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It's been a fun, incredibly rewarding 2013 thus far. Take a look and see what we've been up to!

http://www.whitakergroup.net/2013/09/24/website-launches-digital-marketing-update/
 
It has been a very busy, but an incredibly rewarding year for TWG. Take a look and see what we've been up to!

http://www.whitakergroup.net/2013/09/24/website-launches-digital-marketing-update/
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Excited to launch this new website!
 
We're always excited to launch new websites, but we get really excited when we're able to launch a site as snazzy as this one. Mayme Baker Studio's new website seamlessly displays hundreds of gallery pics and over 400 MBS collected home decor and houseware offerings available for purchase online. The site is optimized for search to attract local traffic as well as product-specific eCommerce traffic. And it's all neatly wrapped into a clean, aesthetically pleasing, responsive web design that is a worthy representation of Mayme's breadth of sophisticated offerings.

Check it out! ↓
View the Case Study → http://lnkd.in/_v_7nf
Visit the Homepage → http://www.maymebakerstudio.com/
View Gallery of Mayme's Interiors → http://goo.gl/KPnoHj
Shop Mayme's Collections → http://goo.gl/jbwWOh
Our planning sessions produced a new information architecture which combined the main website, blog and eCommerce platform, seamlessly. We migrated over 870 skus from their old shop to Shopify, a new eCommerce platform that was better suited to handle the needs of their diverse product collections.
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The idea for this blog came upon reading polling data which showed the majority of people are against wanting to be tracked on the web. But does the layperson understand what being "tracked" really means? A few things to understand.
 
The idea for this blog came upon reading polling data which showed the majority of people are against wanting to be tracked on the web. But does the layperson understand what being "tracked" really means? A few things to understand.
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Sounds interesting Brian, but I haven't accessed my google+ for so long, will have to review and get back to you! Have a fun Emilie birthday beach bash! I will check this out...are you saying that tracking is NOT inevitable? ;). / AJ

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Google still dominating search & revenue share. Microsoft makes small gains. http://ow.ly/lK4ab
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TWG has launched a few websites recently. Check them out if you get a chance.
 
We've been super busy since the new year, but we’d like to take a moment to announce the launch of two new client websites that have recently launched. +Vann and Liv and +Net Profit Advisors are both live and we’re very pleased with the outcome of each.
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Facebook Shows Off Redesign. Zuckerberg still wears a hoodie.
 
Facebook unveils Newsfeed. Offering larger images & more options for the user to customize their feed by topic. http://ow.ly/iwEfp
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I continue to believe this issue has fed off an incredible amount of misinformation. 'Tracking' does not mean that advertisers & websites are tracking your SSN, ripping off your email address without permission or logging your home address. It is simply using consumer data so that it can better serve a more relevant, targeted experience for users online. The more targeted the experience, the more targeted the ads & the better it is for the end user (relevant ads, keeping the web free/inexpensive) And the better for companies & advertisers in reaching their market. 'Tracking' is loaded, often misused & isn't shaping a productive, honest conversation. In my opinion.
 
I continue to believe this issue has fed off an incredible amount of misinformation. 'Tracking' does not mean that advertisers & websites are tracking your SSN, ripping off your email address without permission or logging your home address. It is simply using consumer data so that it can better serve a more relevant, targeted experience for users online. The more targeted the experience, the more targeted the ads & the better it is for the end user (relevant ads, keeping the web free/inexpensive) And the better for companies & advertisers in reaching their market. 'Tracking' is loaded, often misused & isn't shaping a productive, honest conversation. In my opinion.

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By Facebook giving advertisers 500 new targeting categories, ROI will surely continue to grow. Targeting by education, job, geography has always been integral. But now that we have the ability to target by off-Facebook browsing and audience segments brought in by 3rd part data collectors? A no-brainer for digital marketers & companies looking to reach their target market with laser precision. http://ow.ly/jYE58
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Husband to Emilie. Father to Virginia. Owner of The Whitaker Group. The Sibling that didn't go to Harvard.
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