Yearly Archives: 2014

Winter Holiday First Half Highlights: Amazon Gets Some Attention

With around 20% of retail sales occurring at the end of the year, stakes are high right now for the retail industry to capture consumer attention and convert into sales ASAP. While the results aren’t in yet, Cyber Week provides a great first look into the race thus far.

Sunday Series: Exhibiting Intrigue

You might be surprised to learn that back in October the Museums and Galleries category made its way into our list of fast movers. The category itself saw an overall growth of 32.51% in unique visitors, and each of the category’s top 10 sites saw respective growth as well.

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Happy December! This edition of the Weekly Compete Pulse features digital marketing articles we hope will help guide you through the holiday season.

Holiday Shopping: How will your site Compete?

With the holidays right around the corner, most consumers are already creating their shopping lists, browsing for holiday gift ideas, and looking up holiday recipes. As a digital marketer you need to focus on building a more effective path to purchase and implementing valuable omni-channel marketing campaigns.

Sunday Series: Children’s Health Sites Go Viral

It seems that October was a health-conscious month for parents. The Compete PRO Pediatrics category grew 25% last month, with Kidshealth.org alone seeing an increase of 2.5 million page views.

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Welcome to the weekend! As we prepare to dive into holiday-shopping season, we’ve collected a few of our favorite digital marketing articles from the past week. If you missed them, check them out here!

October Top 50: Releases and Decreases

The October Top 50 is here! See which sites saw a spike in traffic and which fell in the rankings.

Sunday Series: NHL Scores Big in October

October 8 kicked off the 2014-2015 season for the National Hockey League causing a drastic increase in traffic to hockey-related sites.

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Welcome to the weekend! As we prepare to dive into holiday-shopping season, we’ve collected a few of our favorite digital marketing articles from the past week. If you missed them, check them out here.

Webinar Replay: Mobile vs. Desktop Retail Shopping Trends & Implications

To examine how consumers are using their mobile devices to shop, Millward Brown Digital analyzed the passively collected consumer behavior across ten of the leading US online retailers from January through June of 2014.

Brands Searching for Success on Amazon

Amazon remains the dominant player in US ecommerce, but how and where on Amazon are consumers shopping brands’ categories?