2011 Marketing Trends Survey

May 25, 2014

According to Strongmail’s annual Marketing Trends Survey, the top areas of investment this year for marketing are email marketing and social media. The most important initiatives for 2011 were increasing engagement, and improving segmentation and targeting. 44% of businesses cited a lack of resources or marketing staff as a primary challenge for 2011. 71% of […]


Warby Parker 2011 Year In Review

March 25, 2014

Warby Parker’s 2011 Year in Review Source


Top Small Business Tweets of 2011

March 8, 2014

Top Small Business Tweets of 2011 from the influencers, companies and media of #smallbusiness.


Retail in 2011

February 13, 2014

A breakdown of retail in the year 2011 in comparison with previous years, showing the influence of the growth of social media and technology.


The Small Business Year in Review 2011, Outlook 2012

December 14, 2013

Thanks to the slow economic recovery, a credit crunch, and general uncertainty about the future, small business owners had a lot to deal with in 2011. Through it all, they’re heading into 2012 with an optimistic outlook. Our Intuit Small Business Surveys tap into small business owners’ reflections on 2011 and what they expect in […]

Fall Color Trends

Fall Color Trends

September 11, 2013

Fall Fashion Color Trends for 2011 visualized Source

Stumbleupon in 2011

Stumbleupon in 2011

September 7, 2013

Summary of activity on Stumbleupon for 2011. Source

What Mattered in 2011 for Social Media

What Mattered in 2011 for Social Media

July 9, 2013

2011 was certainly the year when social media took center stage. It saw large IPOs, new technology, celebrity breakdowns, and cultural uprisings. As the year comes to a close, we take a look at which social media trends and events hit the spot and which ones missed the mark. Source

2011 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study

2011 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study

April 14, 2013

Are you one of those people that prefers to do their holiday shopping online instead of battling the crowds at the shops? You might just prefer to donate online as well. 2010 was a big year for donating to eNonprofits, and this infographic displays the marketing and gift giving benchmarks for the growing trend of […]

10 Hot Jobs for 2011

10 Hot Jobs for 2011

April 8, 2013

National unemployment may seem depressingly stuck at 9%, but in certain industries, employers are the ones struggling with labor shortages and thousands of openings. Based on the latest BLS reports and other data, these jobs are identified as having the most promising results in the near future. Source

The Changing Cost of Christmas

The Changing Cost of Christmas

March 28, 2013

Here’s an infographic illustrating the changing cost of Christmas since 2001. Do we spend more on Christmas now than we did 10 years ago? Do we eat and drink more during the festive season? Take a look at the infographic and decide for yourself.


Couponing Goes Digital 2011

February 23, 2013

2011 trends show the transfer from in-store coupons to online digital coupons and promo codes. Emarketer called it “A digital revolution in couponing  Source