|Riggs Eckelberry's OF INTEREST|
Of Interest: Trial Edition Success
Quarterdeck went from a "tease" version of CleanSweep95 to a full-featured trial edition in its latest version 3.0 ... and just went to #1 download on C|Net's Download.com.
Kudos to Elissa Murphy, Quarterdeck's Director of Product Management for Business Utilities!
Of Interest: Information vs. Advertising
This message was posted on the "online-ads" discussion group.
It documents the effectiveness on the net of offering valuable information vs. advertising-type offers.
Of Interest: Internet Advertising Study
Forwarded by Howard Sobel in W U G*B Y T E S, February 25, 1997, the implications of this story are stunning.
These business executives report that: "Although 49 percent said that specialty business-to-business trade magazines would garner the bulk of their increased marketing budget in 1997, a full 40 percent reported that the Internet would be their advertising medium of choice."
General interest magazines lagged far behind at 8.2%.
****National Survey: Business Executives Discovering Internet Advertising A new survey of 400 business executives conducted in February by Chaners Business Confidence Index (CBCI) shows that businesses have increased marketing dollar expenditures in Internet advertising up 5.2% since last year. Investment in internet advertising is increasing overall.