engagement metrics

March Data Is LIVE at Compete

With March data live, we compiled the list of ten fastest growing sites last month. In March, financial services sites fell out of the fastest growing list in favor of some seasonal television trends.

Invite Only: Who’s Throwing the Better Party – Google+, Spotify, or Pottermore?

I remember when I thought I was special for being able to use Gilt, the “exclusive” online shopping site that originally only accepted users off of a waiting list. Now, everyone and their mother is on it and I no longer feel like I am the only one with access to 50% off boat shoes or 75% off a chandelier that I couldn’t even afford if it was 99.9% off.

Does Klout Have Clout?

On Monday we dove into what Klout is. Now, I have a Klout score of 43 and while I am classified as a “Networker” I am in no position to battle Lady Gaga (Klout score of 93) or any Kardashian for that matter. That being said, I like to believe I have some social media swagger and perhaps influence on people plugged into the World Wide Web. There are over

Is Midway's Traffic Migrating to the Competition?

While not one the more nationally recognized outdoor sporting retailers like Cabelas or Bass Pro Shops, one of the Midwest’s most popular outdoor online retailers is Midway USA, based in Missouri.  Family owned and operated it’s certainly smaller scale, and while it does compete with the larger brands, Midway’s number one competitor is Brownells, an Iowa based company.  When looking at some basic metrics is easy to see Midway is