Sears Surprised by Black Friday Traffic. Cough.
Ian Lurie Nov 28 2008
So, Sears, you didn’t expect a lot of people on your web site today, the biggest single shopping day of the year?
A few minutes later, we saw this:
Target is up. So is JCPenney, Costco, Walmart, etc.. Too bad for Sears…
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Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent and the EVP of Marketing Services at Clearlink. He's been a digital marketer since the days of AOL and Compuserve (25 years, if you're counting). He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Smashing Magazine, and TechCrunch.Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, Seattle Interactive Conference and ad:Tech. He has published has published several books about business and marketing: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle, The Web Marketing All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, and Conversation Marketing.Follow him on Twitter at portentint, and on LinkedIn at LinkedIn.com/in/ianlurie. Read More