Friday "Term of the week" Series · Wednesday Marketing Series

What is a Landing Page?

In lay man terms, a Landing Page can be any page on the web where a visitor can arrive on, but with a purpose. Now, we know that, a website is built of multiple pages. But a Landing Page serves a very important and a distinct purpose. Its goal is to capture visitors information or… Continue reading What is a Landing Page?

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Term of the week – Apache Storm

Apache Storm is a system for processing streaming data in real time. Built on top of YARN, it is powerful for real-time analytics, machine learning and continuous monitoring operations. Some of the important characteristics of Apache Storm are – It is a distributed real-time computation system for processing large volumes of high-velocity data. It is… Continue reading Term of the week – Apache Storm

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Term of the Week – Purchase Funnel or Marketing Funnel

A Purchase Funnel is a consumer focussed marketing model which illustrates customer journey towards the purchase of a product or a service. It is also referred to as Marketing Funnel, Sales Funnel or Customer Funnel. As per the concept developed by E. St. Elmo Lewis in 1898, it has four stages – Awareness – Customer awareness about… Continue reading Term of the Week – Purchase Funnel or Marketing Funnel

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Term of the Week – Funnel Analysis

Funnel Analysis involves using a series of events that lead towards a defined goal. This term originated from the name of a tool called the Funnel, which is used in the kitchen or in mechanics, which gets narrower along its length, allowing less volume to pass through it. A funnel in analytics represent the same behavior where –… Continue reading Term of the Week – Funnel Analysis

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Term of the Week : Extreme Programming

Extreme Programming or XP as it is widely known is a software development methodology, with the goal to improve software quality and responsiveness to changing customer requirements. Extreme Programming (XP)  is a type of agile software development but has it’s own principles on practices over those of agile. It is is similar to a Scrum but… Continue reading Term of the Week : Extreme Programming

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Term of the Week : NoSQL

NoSQL database is the solution to handle large volumes of structured, semi-structured or unstructured data. It was developed to handle the shortcomings of relational databases in the big data scenario. NoSQL databases are popular because of their simplicity in design, horizontal scaling, ability to handle large volumes of data in various formats and higher data availability. Related Posts:… Continue reading Term of the Week : NoSQL

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Term of the Week : Real-Time Bidding (RTB)

Real-time Bidding (RTB) refers to the buying and selling of online ad impressions through real-time programmatic auctions. Real-time bidding has buyers who bid on an impression ad. If they win the bid, the buyer’s ad is instantly displayed on the publisher’s site. Ad Exchanges, DSPs, SSPs and Real-time bidding work together to ensure that an… Continue reading Term of the Week : Real-Time Bidding (RTB)