Monthly Archives: December 2012

Predicted Lucky Winners For Retailers In 2013

In today’s CNBC Power Lunch segment, Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors, predicted which retailers will have a lucky year in 2013.

As a lead in to the interview- it was mentioned that Amazon has topped Foresee’s customer satisfaction survey for the 8th straight year. Amazon shares are also up 38% over the past year.

For a news article about Foresee’s customer satisfaction survey,  CLICK HERE

Stacy was asked what other retailers are going to be lucky in 2013.

Three of her picks were:
Limited Brands LTD (Victoria’s Secret, Pink, Bath & Body Works)
Macys- due to integrating the stores with online
Nordstroms- due to integrating online into stores- that has done very well for them, and Nordstroms’s online sales last quarter was up 38%.

For a link to the video, CLICK HERE

Good News For New Keyword Management Tool With Google Adwords

Google has recently launched a new key word column in the search term report.  What it means for our clients is that we can even better see exactly which  Adwords keywords matched a consumer’s particular search terms. With this information at our fingertips, we can quickly and easily make better keyword and bid management decisions- making the best use of your advertising investment.

Windy City Strategies will help your business soar in the ultra-competitive web marketplace through our proven Internet marketing campaigns. We manage Google, Yahoo and Bing accounts and offer pay per click campaign management services as well as search engine optimization, website development, and internet marketing consultation. Please contact us for a free proposal and analysis.

Today, Bing Social Results Arrive on Ipad

Upon reading Bing’s blog, we found that they have added new social features to the browser support for Safari on Ipad- adding rich social content from Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Klout in real time. The changes will be rolling out over the next couple of days.

For more info CLICK HERE.

Windy City Strategies will help your business soar in the ultra-competitive web marketplace through our proven Internet marketing campaigns. We manage Google, Yahoo and Bing accounts and offer pay per click campaign management services as well as search engine optimization, website development, and internet marketing consultation. Please contact us for a free proposal and analysis.