Cyber Monday Sales Hit $3 Billion; Target's Site Overwhelmed

An impressive amount of those sales came from mobile, which IBM says made up 44.7% of the day's online traffic, a 16.9% rise from last year. And 27% of all online sales came from mobile devices, a gain of 32.6% from 2014. ...


Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
I Hate Cyber Mondays

You cannot have a quality user experience and an advertising model in the same universe. The restrictions imposed to ensure a pleasant user experience are choking off the ad revenue the publishers need to keep the ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

The Cyber Monday That Began Three Weeks Ago

It seems that retailers not only got an early start with holiday sales and promotions this year through paid search and shopping ads, but had a slightly different approach. Nordstrom, Bloomingdale's, Best Buy and others seemed ...

Online Spin
'Tis The Season For Looking Back -- And Ahead

It's that time of the year already. Turkey Day has come and gone. Your neighbors have put their Christmas decorations up. Stores play endless Christmas songs. So brace yourself for an avalanche of 2016 predictions and ...

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