Mind the Gap

The results of the 2010 Digital Influence Index have been released and although the results are not shocking, they are still compelling. Unsurprisingly, the index leads with the insight that “digital dominates in consumer influence — but not marketing dollars spent.” The Internet is reliably the source that most consumers go to when it comes […]

Reputation Management and Social Media

A new report from the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that Web users in their older teens and their 20s are more apt to guard their reputations online. By comparison, the older demographic is less privacy-concious. Pew attributes the rise in young adult reputation management to the increase in workplace policies surrounding social […]

New state map uncovers secrets of Internet access in WA state

Washington’s interactive map is slated to be publicly available soon on the Washington State Broadband site. This map will list detail of where is broadband Internet access available in Washington state, in what forms is it deployed, and what types of speeds can people get. “We’re becoming a digital economy, and there are significant parts […]

U.S. Internet ad spending to increase 10.8% this year

New report from Research firm eMarketer said Monday that it has revised its forecast for U.S. Internet ad spending upward to 10.8% growth this year compared with 2009.