Snickerdoodles and SCSI Drives: The Year Bitcoin Goes Mainstream?

There has been no shortage of digital ink spilled on the rise of Bitcoin, the P2P-enabled payment system and open source crypto-currency introduced in 2009 by 

“Satoshi Nakamoto” (a pseudonym). Bitcoin is a fascinating economic development, representing the possibility of a plausible alternative to state-backed fiat 
currency.… continue »

Paying for Free Shipping?

With Forrester Research forecasting a record $250 billion in online sales for 2014, retailers are getting increasingly competitive with their promos and deals.  Not that long ago, free shipping was a pretty enticing offer that only came around once in a while.… continue »

Advertising Everywhere

The progression of advertisements in our daily lives is quite impressive when you take a moment to think about it. They are on our television, radio, billboards, the Internet, the list goes on. For the longest time we had no real choice of the ads that we saw, of course they were tailored and designed to be inviting, which would make us want to use or buy the product or service that they represent, but nothing like they are now.… continue »

Lower your Cost-Per-Lead with compelling copy

How much should a lead cost?  How much is it worth?  At AdLeads we think about these questions from all sides, but most advertisers are primarily concerned with how to lower their Cost-Per-Lead (CPL).  Even with the advanced marketing automation tools out there it can be difficult to attribute spend to ROI – all the more reason to keep your initial costs down.… continue »

New Year Resolutions: 3 Marketing Tips for SMBs

This is a great time to reflect upon last year’s achievements and create a plan to achieve even more results in the year to come. Here are three marketing tips that will help you get your business ahead of the game for 2014.… continue »

No Facebook Smartphone In Sight

There has been a rumor of Facebook producing its very own smartphone. At TechCrunch Disrupt , Mark Zuckerberg confirmed that these rumors are false.
At the event, Michael Arrington asked the CEO of Facebook about these claims.… continue »

The Importance of Mobile Emails

You already know this, but consumers are consistently checking their emails on their mobile devices. For companies this means that their email strategy and design must be compliant with the needs of their readers.
According to ClickZ a survey reveals some of these findings:

57 percent accessed their personal email account from their mobile device.… continue »

Travel Advertising on Mobile Never Takes a Break

Mobile travel advertising has grown 200% in the last year. According to a recent MediaPost article Millennial Media’s new study reports the travel sector to be the third largest  category in mobile advertising.
The Millennial Media study also reports that people use their mobile devices on vacation.… continue »

This Week is Creative Week in DUMBO

Creative Week is finally here! Creative Week is where advertising, design, and digital media collide with the arts. It’s about art and copy, concept and execution, pop-culture and high arts. It’s about awards shows, thought leadership, and presentations designed to honor, inspire and connect the creative community – and this year, they are bringing some of the action to DUMBO!… continue »

AdLeads Success Stories

We’re already seeing great success with AdLeads! We recently have posted some of our customers’ successes on the web. Check out a few from these small business: Mobile Marketers, One Click Ventures, Paper Hat Press, Brownhub and Sickweather.… continue »