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Chris Crum has been a part of the WebProNews team and the iEntry Network of B2B Publications since 2003. Follow Chris on Twitter, on StumbleUpon, on Pinterest and/or on Google: +Chris Crum.

YouTube Improves Content ID To Help Keep Creators From Losing Money

YouTube announced that it’s developing a new solution that will let videos earn money while a Content ID claim is being disputed. When both a creator and someone making a claim choose to monetize a video, YouTube will continue to…

Twitter Co-Founder Tries Jelly Again As ‘New Search Engine’

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone first launched Jelly a couple years ago. It was something of a Q&A service billed as a “new way to search.” It didn’t really catch on, and work halted. Then, seemingly out of the blue, early…

Report: Facebook and Twitter Don’t Like You Promoting Your Snapchat Account

A lot of businesses have been trying their hand at Snapchat, trying to gain some traction on the social media service du jour. One way many have been trying to promote their Snapchat presence is to do so on other…

Shopify Is Now Giving Entrepreneurs Cash Advances

Multi-channel commerce platform Shopify announced the launch of Shopify Capital, a new merchant cash advance offering to help entrepreneurs get financing to accelerate business growth. It’s in pilot for now, giving some merchants advances to buy equipment and inventory as…

Google Introduces Page-Level Ads for AdSense

Google just announced a new family of ad formats called Page-level ads, which it refers to as “AdSense’s next generation ads.” They’re designed to help publishers make money from their mobile content. To use them, you place the same code…

Survey Finds 1/3 of Companies Not Satisfied with Digital Employees

Accenture has a new report out called Organizing for Digital Success, which is based on the survey of over 200 digital executives in the U.S. at companies with revenue of $1 billion to over $75 billion. These include CMO CDO,…

Google Calendar Gets New Meeting-Scheduling Feature

Google announced a new meeting-scheduling feature for Google Calendar on Android for Google Apps for Work and Edu customers. You can simply tap “Find a Time” to find meetings times that work for those involved. This takes time zones into…

Google Adds Feed Rules Tool To Merchant Center

Google announced the launch of a new tool for Merchant Center called Feed Rules, which lets you convert your existing data from inventory management systems to the format Google Shopping uses. The tool enables merchants to to export and submit…

Infographic: People Have Smaller Attention Spans Than Goldfish (Marketing Tips For Overcoming This)

Last year, Microsoft released some research finding that the average attention span for a goldfish is about nine seconds and that for people of the smartphone era, it’s even less than that at eight seconds. It’s somewhat troubling, but not…

Email Marketing Only Becoming Bigger Priority For Marketers

Email on Acid recently released the results of a survey of 3,550 professionals (including marketers and developers) from last fall, looking at development, design, and marketing trends and behavior in email marketing. Based on this, email marketing is going to…