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Jeff Katz's Price Machine Offers Unbiased Shopping Insight For The Budget ... - Forbes

Jeff Katz's Price Machine Offers Unbiased Shopping Insight For The Budget ... - Forbes | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
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Comparison Shopping Engines Alive & Well, But the Approach is Failing Marketers - ClickZ

Comparison Shopping Engines Alive & Well, But the Approach is Failing Marketers - ClickZ | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Comparison Shopping Engines Alive & Well, But the Approach is Failing Marketers
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shutterstock-104166956 Earlier this year, I sat in on a webinar that asked attendees: "Are comparison shopping engines (CSEs) dead?
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Engine News: Google Tests Instant Product Listing Results

Engine News: Google Tests Instant Product Listing Results | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
This is new. This is cool. This could change a lot.
This is a rare sighting of new Google tests for its rapidly growing and lucrative Product Listing Ads program.
Unfortunately we have not been able to replicate this.
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Will M-Commerce Continue its Gigantic Increase in 2014?

Will M-Commerce Continue its Gigantic Increase in 2014? | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Brianna Wills works at Perception System as a content writer. She is interested in all things eCommerce and related stuff. In her spare time, she also likes to communicate with her readers.
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Hotels Fight Comparison Shoppers With Lower, Locked Rates

Hotels Fight Comparison Shoppers With Lower, Locked Rates | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Hotels Fight Comparison Shoppers With Lower, Locked Rates
New York Times
For hotels, they are some of the most maddening of customers — those who repeatedly book and cancel rooms at no cost in search of the best deal.
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Breaking News: Google Shopping Introduces Local PLAs (But Why?)

Breaking News: Google Shopping Introduces Local PLAs (But Why?) | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Google continued its optimization of the Product Listing Ads program by including 2 new features:
1) Local availability for Product Listing Ads: Search queries can now yield results that show that item’s availability at a local store.
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Third Party “Review Extensions” Roll Out To Google AdWords

Third Party “Review Extensions” Roll Out To Google AdWords | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
AdWords’ New “Review Extensions” Is A Welcome Addition To The PPC Advertiser’s Arsenal
Google AdWords is officially rolling out the new Review Extensions to all AdWords accounts today.
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Does Google Rank PLAs Differently On Google Shopping & Standard SERPs?

Does Google Rank PLAs Differently On Google Shopping & Standard SERPs? | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Recently, Hannah, a Google AdWords community manager posted the following question on the AdWords discussion forum:
Is the ranking of PLAs on Google search different to the ranking of products on Google shopping pages?
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New Ebay Commerce Network Merchant Center

New Ebay Commerce Network Merchant Center | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
The Ebay Commerce Network announced the release of the new merchant center in an email today:
“We are excited to announce the launch of our new and improved Merchant Center!
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Comparison shopping site PriceGrabber snags a mobile fashion app

Comparison shopping site PriceGrabber snags a mobile fashion app | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Comparison shopping site PriceGrabber snags a mobile fashion app
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PriceGrabber, which operates a comparison shopping site and mobile app, announced today it has purchased Snapette, a fashion shopping app.
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Bing Shopping Launches Product Ads, Rich Captions & More

Bing Shopping Launches Product Ads, Rich Captions & More | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Bing announced some changes to Bing Shopping last week. First of all, they are now calling it Bing Product Search.
Integrated Results
One of the main changes is that you no longer need to click on the “Shopping” tab.
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Shopping & price comparison site Decide.com acquired by eBay

Shopping & price comparison site Decide.com acquired by eBay | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Price predicting startup Decide.com has been acquired by online commerce service eBay for an undisclosed amount. As a result, Decide.com will cease to oper.
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Google Shopping API closes next week: do you have an alternative? - GigaOM

Google Shopping API closes next week: do you have an alternative? - GigaOM | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Google Shopping API closes next week: do you have an alternative?
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Performance advertising network Prosperent says its product API could be used for shopping comparison sites, product review portals and other kinds of apps.
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PriceGong launches mobile comparison shopping app

PriceGong launches mobile comparison shopping app | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
PriceGong launches mobile comparison shopping app
Globes
Internet technology company, PriceGong has launched its comparison shopping app for use on Android and iPhone mobile phones, iPad and iPod touch.
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London's 'Boxing Day' Shopping Frenzy Rivals 'Black Friday' In The US [PHOTOS] - Business Insider

London's 'Boxing Day' Shopping Frenzy Rivals 'Black Friday' In The US [PHOTOS] - Business Insider | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
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London's 'Boxing Day' Shopping Frenzy Rivals 'Black Friday' In The US [PHOTOS]
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Orbitz adds comparison shopping tools, Google Maps to initial hotel ...

Orbitz adds comparison shopping tools, Google Maps to initial hotel ... | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Orbitz added a bunch of tools — Google Maps with real-time room rates, and filters and sliders based on star ratings, reviewer scores, amenities and hotel chains – which enable consumers to view the initial search results and ...
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Comparison Shopping Exposes Fab's Huge Price Discrepancies - Racked National

Comparison Shopping Exposes Fab's Huge Price Discrepancies - Racked National | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Comparison Shopping Exposes Fab's Huge Price Discrepancies Racked National Yesterday, former flash-sale site Fab laid off an addition 101 workers in an attempt to shed its former deal-oriented identity and to help position itself on the path to...
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NexTag Implements Tiered Pricing By Category

NexTag sent out a notification this weekend announcing a few changes to their pricing structure. Effective October 14th, 2013 the CPC rate will be based on the actual price of the item. See the tiered chart below for more information.
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Google News: Your Face Could Be Featured on PLAs

Google News: Your Face Could Be Featured on PLAs | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Google announced today that starting November 11th, Google will be actively accessing Google+ information to add to Product Listing Ads.
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Google Embraces Hypocrisy, Tests Enormous Banner Ad on SERPs

Google Embraces Hypocrisy, Tests Enormous Banner Ad on SERPs | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Does anyone remember this? From Google’s blog in 2005, Marissa Mayer (now CEO of Yahoo!) went on record stating:
“ There will be no banner ads on the Google homepage or web search results pages.
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SearchLove Recap: Google Shopping 2014 Predictions

SearchLove Recap: Google Shopping 2014 Predictions | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
This last month, our CEO Rick Backus had the opportunity to talk at the SearchLove Conference, along with Rand Fishkin (CEO of Moz), Will Critchlow (CEO of Distilled), and  Brian Clarke (Founder of Coppyblogger).
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Comparison shopping comes to Google Glass through new app - The Verge

Comparison shopping comes to Google Glass through new app - The Verge | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Comparison shopping comes to Google Glass through new app
The Verge
A Google Glass developer has created Crystal Shopper, an app that lets you search for the best price on a product using Glass' camera and a data connection.
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Shop offline to save money, online to save the environment - Quartz

Shop offline to save money, online to save the environment - Quartz | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Shop offline to save money, online to save the environment
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And Amazon still beats the prices of other retailers about 91% of the time.
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BuyingIQ, an intelligent comparison shopping engine with over 4 ...

BuyingIQ, an intelligent comparison shopping engine with over 4 ... | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Talking of price comparison websites, we have Junglee, MySmartPrice, Pricedekho, Comparethebazaar, PriceMantra, and a dozen more like them. BuyingIQ.com, a Gurgaon based startup joined the league of such ...
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Is Google Kicking Merchants Off Google Shopping For No Reason?

Is Google Kicking Merchants Off Google Shopping For No Reason? | Comparison Shopping | Scoop.it
Getting kicked off Google because of your data feed and you don’t know why? Here are some Google data feed best practices and common errors to help you troubleshoot.
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