On your next flight, you might need Wifi. Over time, Gogo keeps raising prices. But, do not despair. There are ways to save money on Gogo. Here are a few of my tips for saving on Gogo. Buy your code before you get on the plane. It will be cheaper. I am flying right now. […]
On Feb 26th, on the Google Webmaster Central blog, Google stated: We will be expanding ...
Anyone who doesn’t know what Retailmenot is in today’s world is clearly hiding under a ...
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On March 13th, Mary Kay filed suit against Retailmenot. In the complaint filed in the Northern District of Texas, Mary Kay is alleging the fraudulent use of Mary Kay trademarks on the part of Retailmenot. Mary Kay is seeking injunctive relief against Retailmenot from the use of its trademarks in the future, as well as monetary […]
Recently, I just went to Chicago with the family. It was an educational trip and I learned a few things about traveling to Chicago with kids. Think about going when Chicago kids are not in school. Go then. Get the City Pass (http://www.citypass.com/chicago) . It’s a deal. With this pass, ($96/adults, $79/children) you can get […]
Well it’s here. SlingTV allows you to get a cheap subscription to ESPN without paying for cable. I have had so many friends tell me over the years that they would cut the tie with cable – if it were not for the issue with sports. Here’s the solution to that long-standing problem. No doubt […]
1. Giving a Shout-Out to a friend. 2. The Big Deal 3. Too much “Swearin””. I can’t believe there is this much gold in ONE event. My favorite: “I like kids better than people”. 4. Obama is a mainstream, clean guy. Seriously? 5. You know about those website numbers, right? 6. When the stock market crashed, […]
I have been blown away by Evernote’s new app, Scannable. It’s so easy to use and so much more effective than other scanners I have used. This is how easy it is to use. You can use the auto mode and just place your screen over whatever you are trying to scan. It finds it […]
Content is king. And, it is. But, how do you get it to make money? That’s the million dollar question. Rolling out a new site today is tough! If you rolled out a site in the early 2000’s, you could comment spam, pay for links, spam with press releases, load up your meta keywords tags, […]
I came across a great new app for kids today. Vine has released Vine for kids. Kids can scroll through an endless array of age-appropriate videos. It is a great little app for those times when you need to kill time and you have a toddler.
Boy, did I love Nintendo! I remember when I got mine. And, when I got new games, I would play and play them until I beat them – sometimes, in a couple of days. I remember going to Phar-Mor in Rivergate to rent games for $1.50/game. Frequently, I would play them for 2-3 days, beat […]
Today, I was trying to uncover what CMS a particular site is using. I Google around came up with this Chrome/Firefox extension: Wappalyzer (https://wappalyzer.com/). Very effective tool and very simple to use. You just click on this extension (below) and the box drops down with all of the software and frameworks that the site is […]
About Phil Ayres
Phil Ayres is the Director of Marketing for Travelocity.com in Dallas, TX. I have also run marketing for a start-up. I ran Affiliates & SEO at Hotels.com for 4 years and worked with a bunch of other online companies.
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- Why I Left the Law for Digital Marketing
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