TheFind Appoints Stanford Computer Scientist and Company Veteran as CTO -
RT : Shopping.com Tries Out New Look and Adds “Sponsored Results” Area
Common ground Like the idea that designers and developers working together is business-efficient
NexTag Takes its Buyer Review System to the Next Level!
New blog post: Google launches a stripped-down version of Product Search in India
RT : has launched! Today, you can save nearly 50% at a Michelin 2 Star restaurant
Ex-Kelkoos (among others) to launch Keynoir, an innovative group-buying site -
RT : Showing competitors’ prices online can work
New blog post: Which browsers does the Kelkoo audience use?
oui. Bonne analyse du marché US ici: CE coincés entre search engines et big retailers. Similaire en EU.
Kelkoo Rethinks PR Strategy -
Google Product Search Mobile – Look for the Blue Dots
Innovation in flight search by Everbread - - Showcase at shows interesting UI
Google Merchant Center - Verify and Claim Your Website URL in Merchant Center This makes sense…
AMAZING new photography edit tool !!! Video: Sneak peek of Content-Aware Fill in Photoshop
Caterina Fake from Hunch: “trend: the social graph will be in some ways replaced by the taste graph”
Caterina Fake from Hunch: “imagine u could take your taste profile and u could apply it to eBay or Etsy” V.inters.itw!
“Mad Libs” Style Form Increases Conversion 25-40% - (via )
Amazon: You Need To Change Your Idiotic Customer Reviews Policy Right Now
Google Testing Hotel Prices In Google Maps
Fits.me - virtual fitting room for online retailers - (via )
New blog post: TheFind’s new merchant feed, and what it could mean for search
predictor is impressive - 23 answers right for 1 wrong… Really impressed, even if a bit too much religion questions
I just played the twitter predictor game at Check it out!
PriceGrabber provides IE8 extensions for “deal of the day” and right-click search from any page - (via )
New blog post: Site updates (and some personal news)
RT : Wow! 1,000 Merchants Signed Up for TheFind’s Feed Upload Tool in First 48 hrs:
Bing: Does perf matter? User engagement dropped significantly even w/ only a 1s delay. A 2s delay doubled bad metrics.
Groupon Makes A Big Hire, Rob Solomon Joins As President
Shoppers go green ‘to impress neighbours not to save planet’, study finds -
RT : Shopping.com: iPhone app review
RT : theSCRUM 0.55 is now available for download -
PowerReviews Lands $6 Million To Power Customer Reviews For Retailers
RT : Launched: for merchants - TheFind product data feed + merchant center
ASOS_James 1 review per 1300 units sold . 20 reviews until they are considered useful. Need to sell 26000 units to warrant hosting reviews…
RT : Nextag now offers customizable feedback surveys, determines which merchants suck or not
Social Shopping Test: +15% sales +50% average order value
RT : Virginie de Malavois, directrice commerciale, nous parle de Shopping.com
RT : Doodling with Google Maps
Seeing a message “this website is in maintenance, pls come back” is frustrating… except when it is the Apple Store -
RT : First Thoughts on the New Yahoo Shopping, Powered by PriceGrabber
Milo’s Response To Google’s Blue Dot Specials: A Picture
RT : Yahoo! Shopping changes today. Results will be powered by Pricegrabber
Google adding local shopping results to its mobile product search -
RT : Today is the big day! Shopping product results are now officially powered by PriceGrabber -
New blog post: 200th!
SortPrice Helps Merchants Build Facebook Stores
Must confess I’m intrigued why people are using Blippy …
Blippy Gets A Facebook-Inspired Redesign And An Important New Privacy Feature
Change is coming to online shopping -
RT : Has seasonality affected your website’s traffic?Check out the latest post to the Shopzilla Publ. blog
Presentation of TheFind extended data feed structure at
RT : Lengow inclut les comparateurs de prix Voyages dans sa solution
CheapTweet Wades Through the Sea of Tweet Deals
Better Mobile Form Design
New blog post: Browsing through products: how could shopping engines innovate?
Week-end over… Time to go back to the medical center for the week :(
RT : 80M+ consumers use shopping comparison sites month
First week-end at home since my ski accident!! Can’t wait !!! :)
OStatus lets people on different social networks follow each other - -
RT : FlickrPro users: hurry up, you have until June 1, 2010 Noon PDT to claim your referrer data ;)
Rapportive browser plugin enhances GMail with social data… Should become standard GMail feature!
Unusual: Become has kept its old logo for its Japan site - (still better looking than the new one for me)
Google Analytics impact on web site performance -
RT : Improving Usability of Product Data at Macys.com
Google Index to Go Real Time
Amazon unveils the mysterious Vitamin C - Webstore 2
Steve Balmer: “[cashback has] worked, but it hasn’t worked fantastically. I’d expect us to continue […]”
Adage on Social Commerce: F-Commerce is here… (F for Facebook)
phpFlickrSynch: store the metadata of your Flickr photos locally and play with them using the API - -
(FR article) PureShopping wants to be a product comparison rather than a price comparison tool - (via )
InvisibleHand - Firefox and Chrome plugins to get the lowest price -
FastMall - Think Foursquare-meets-Yelp for shopping malls.