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Daily Online Profits News – Issue #581

March 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

HubSpot Gets Cash Injection from Google, and Sequoia
Frank Reed says:

As the SMB Internet marketing space continues to heat up (at least for those willing to dive in) the need for services continues to grow. One of the leaders in the space isHubSpotwhich was founded in 2006. As part of that continued growth they are announcing a Series D round of funding of $32 million that includes participants like Google Ventures, and Sequoia Capital.

The HubSpot pl

State of Social Media in the USA
JeffEsposito says: Earlier this month, Adam Vincenzini and I had an interesting talk on the state of social media around the world. One thing led to another and we agreed to take a page out of the playbook of two of the world’s best piano men, Billy Joel and Sir Elton John, by banging out on our keyboards for a joint composition. If you were expecting crooning or sweet melodies, you’ve come to the wrong place.
Flash to HTML5 Converter from Adobe
Chris Crum says:

Adobe Labs has released a tool for converting Flash FLA files to HTML5. The tool, called “Wallaby“, is simply a preview of an experimental technology that Adobe’s engineers have been working on for this purpose.

“This allows you to reuse and extend the reach of your content to devices that do not support the Flash runtimes,” Adobe explains. “Once these files are

NBC Runs Video Ads on LivingSocial
Christopher Heine says:

Deal seekers are offered an extra $2 savings in exchange for watching “America’s Next Great Restaurant.”

Mark Hunter says: We’ve all been there. After countless calls, meetings and an endless amount of work, you just can’t get the customer to say “yes” and move forward. There can be hundreds of theories and ideas as to why this happens more times than we care to admit. Let’s put all the theories aside and get to a solution you can use right now to determine if the customer is serious.
PubCon Austin Keynote with Jeffrey Eisenberg
David Vogelpohl says:

PubCon Austinkicked off today with a keynote by best selling author and social media specialist Jeffrey Eisenberg. Eisenberg’s keynote entitledSocial Media and Conversion: The Yellow Brick Road, covered the goals and approaches one should take with social media marketing.

Eisenberg’s main theme was using social media marketing efforts to start a meaningful conversation with your audienc

A Facebook ‘share’ vs a Twitter ‘share’: Guess Which Generates More Revenue?
Boothyboy says: Answer: A Facebook 'share' generates 3 times more revenue than a 'share' originating from Twitter. Check out this fascinating recent study for more details.
Netflix Stock Dives Due To Facebook Movie Experiment
Doug Caverly says:

Within Netflix, things look much the same today as yesterday.  The company hasn’t been hit by site outages, big resignations, or scandals of any sort.  But Facebook’s decision to let users rentThe Dark Knightapparently spooked Netflix shareholders to the point they sent its stock tumbling 5.76 percent.

That’s of course a big, nasty drop.  Then, making matters even worse for Net

Next New Buy Advances YouTube’s Content Ambitions
Jack Marshall says:

New unit will facilitate production and audience development for content producers.

Lynne Saarte says: When you are launching a new product or service, what you want is for people to start talking about it. The more buzz you generate, the better it becomes because it stirs up interest. The way to a buzz campaign is to leap out of your box and get uniquely crazy with your campaign…

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