Archive: June 18th, 2011

3 Ways to Benefit From Social Media Crowdsourcing

3 Ways to Benefit From Social Media Crowdsourcing

Are you familiar with crowdsourcing? Do you know what the benefits are? Social media has changed the way businesses engage with consumers—fans and followers don’t want to be told, they want to discover. It’s no longer a one-way (or even a two-way) conversation.

Forrester: U.S. Mobile Commerce To Reach $31 Billion By 2016

Forrester: U.S. Mobile Commerce To Reach $31 Billion By 2016

Forrester Research has just released a new report this morning projecting U.S. mobile commerce to reach $31 billion by 2016, growing at a 39% compound rate. But the report says that mobile commerce is only expected to be 7% of overall eCommerce sales by 2016 and only 1% of general retail sales.