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Closing the Loop: Facebook Launches Tool to Measure Success of Local Advertising in Real Time

In 2015 Facebook initiated Local Awareness Ads, an advertising tool that allows businesses to specifically target Facebook users in close proximity to their location. This function ensures that small companies and local businesses are reaching the audience they need to access most – the consumers right in their neighborhood. This year Facebook is taking things a step further with the introduction of a tool that will not only facilitate the reach of Facebook advertisements to local consumers, but actually track the success of the advertisement in real time.  Continue reading “Closing the Loop: Facebook Launches Tool to Measure Success of Local Advertising in Real Time”

The Resurgence of Handmade Items

Get your hot glue guns plugged in, monograms ready, and art supplies out, because crafting is back! Handmade items are the new sliced-bread, the Beez Neez. Do-It-Yourself projects used to bring up memories of elementary school projects or maybe even boy/girl scouts, but today it’s a booming business market. The $30 billion craft industry has enjoyed a resurgence over the past decade and has exploded online with the launch of Etsy in 2005 and now with the launch of Handmade at Amazon. With a high consumer demand for unique, customized handmade items, Amazon is looking to get in on the action. Continue reading “The Resurgence of Handmade Items”

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