Daniel Bates

ranting on marketing, technology,
data, & other random stuff

How to pop a wheelie

How to pop a wheelie Step 1. Get a bike Step 2. Understand the mechanics of bike riding Step 3. Put on your training wheels Step 4. Ride around Step 5. Take off your training wheels Step 6. Pull back on the handlebars Step 7. Pop a wheelie It occurred to me this week...

Amazon marketshare stats

Amazon generated 22 percent of online visits in September, up from 19 percent in 2013. To compare, eBay, Walmart, Target and Etsy collectively brought in 28 percent of e-commerce traffic. The average online shopper goes to Amazon 2.8 times per month to search for...

Disconnection

Hey John Deere, apparently you are paying Google for my...

Hot on Your Trail

Month after month, digital privacy realities are becoming more mainstream.  This is just the tip of the iceberg my...

Facebook mobile ad relevance

These remind me of the ‘punch the monkey’ ads of yesteryear. With so many opportunities today to connect me with valuable content/ads and a wealth of data to know exactly what those are…this is concerning...

Daniel (@dpbtwo) currently spends his time assisting marketing, and media organizations with their cross-channel data connection efforts @ Adobe.  Prior to that, Daniel managed Strategic Business @ Signal and also led the Account Management, Analytics, Support,  & Partner Development divisions of ClearSaleing – the Advertising Analytics/Attribution division of eBay Enterprise.

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