Here is a collection of good reads out in the blogosphere:
Social media consumption by country from Marshall Sponder
Email delivers by Jim Novo talks about the continued evolution of email marketing from a post office box approach to a hand written and delivered note approach.
Ian is recruiting for people to work on Microsoft’s Google Analytics competitor, Project Gatineau.
Sebastian points us to Donna’s round-up of 5 heatmap tools. I’ve used CrazyEgg and it’s a nice extension of the site overlay feature. It’s a shame that these heatmaps don’t capture more than just clicks.
The folks at Future Now highlight the perils of the double underlined link. These are in-text advertisements. I didn’t even realize these existed! Hopefully it’s a passing fad…
Scott Hurff of Channel Advisor rounds up some stats from comScore about Cyber Monday. $9.3 billion spent online from November 1 through 23, a record and 17 percent higher than the $8.1 billion spent online last year.
Craig helps you think about social marketing in 3 easy slogans.