Take CM Out to the Ball Game!

Take CM Out to the Ball Game!

What does 90 degree sun-shining weather call for?  Peanuts and Cracker Jacks!  And a CM trip to Norfolk to enjoy an afternoon at a Tides Game for another great employee appreciation event. For any non-locals: the Norfolk Tides are the Triple-A… Read more »

Should Google Remove URLs from SERPs?

Should Google Remove URLs from SERPs?

We all know that Google likes to change things up on us periodically.  Even notorious Matt Cutts has confirmed that Google will run approximately 20,000 new search experiments every year.  One experiment they’ve been running lately involves removing the URLs… Read more »

Mobile Ads Bring Serious Revenue for Facebook

Mobile Ads Bring Serious Revenue for Facebook

As if Facebook didn’t generate enough money, now it’s proving to be on the mobile rise.  Thirty percent of its first quarter revenue from ads came from mobile ads alone.  This is a significant increase from the 23% it saw… Read more »

The Cost vs Value of a Facebook Like

The Cost vs Value of a Facebook Like

If you ever use Facebook Ads for your business, you’ve more than likely calculated a “cost per like” average every time you’ve paid for an ad to determine how much you’re actually spending to get new likes.  While the phrase… Read more »

Google’s Instant Preview Gone

Google’s Instant Preview Gone

Have you noticed something a little different about Google lately? Something is missing. . . Google changed the way users access the cached, similar and share links in search results. Now, you see a little green down arrow next to the… Read more »

Which Would You Pick: Privacy or Relevancy?

Which Would You Pick: Privacy or Relevancy?

We’ve all been victim of irrelevant ads.  Technology ads targeted towards baby boomers, or alcohol ads that pop up for underage adolescents.  It can be annoying and distracting, but it’s definitely unwanted. In order to better market to customers, some… Read more »

Welcome to Twitter Keyword Targeting

Welcome to Twitter Keyword Targeting

Last Wednesday (April 17th), Twitter decided to amp up their advertising platform to a whole new level and play with the big boys of advertising. Twitter sent out a mass email to their existing Twitter Ads users saying:  “You can… Read more »

TGIF CM BBQ

TGIF CM BBQ

Too many acronyms for you? We’ll be frank (oh, man the puns): Customer Magnetism took advantage of the beautiful weather we had been having and celebrated last Friday in true CM fashion: a BBQ. Here at Customer Magnetism we love our… Read more »

There’s No Place Like Facebook Home

There’s No Place Like Facebook Home

We’ve all had that feeling that Facebook was going to take over the world, and we agree that it’s a close run between them, Google, and Apple for Internet domination.  Now Facebook is trying to step up their game with… Read more »

What’s in a Domain Name? Or 6 million. . .

What’s in a Domain Name? Or 6 million. . .

VeriSign, the worldwide leader in domain names, recently released their latest Domain Name Industry Brief and revealed that they added a shocking 6.1 million domain names to the Internet in their fourth quarter of 2012. With this massive amount of… Read more »

Bing. It. On.

Bing. It. On.

Bing is feeling pretty confident.  According to some blind tests the good people of Bing have constructed, people prefer Bing over Google.  Not convinced?  You can try decide for yourself! Bing wants everyone to have a chance to determine which… Read more »

Tumblr Into Our Hearts

Tumblr Into Our Hearts

Tumblr:  Home to the hundreds of hilarious gifs on the internet. It’s only fair we pay respects to the joy it has brought to so many of our lives.  If you don’t know Tumblr, you don’t know living. Ol’ Tumblr was… Read more »

The Best of the Internet’s April Fools

The Best of the Internet’s April Fools

While some of you may not be enjoying your April Fools jokes, we’re gonna go ahead and say that’s because the joke’s on you.  Here are a few of our favorite pranksters: 1.  Google Nose Ever heard of smell-o-vision?  No? … Read more »