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Auto Trader reports strong H1 performance

Auto Trader reports strong H1 performance

Auto Trader, the U.K.’s largest digital automotive marketplace, announced its underlying operating profit jumped 17 percent to £83 million ($126 million U.S.) in the six months to 27 September compared to the same period last year. The number of online advert views per month rose nine percent to 240 million, while the average revenue it received from auto forecourt retailers also rose nine percent to £1,347 ($2,047...

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Geebo offers SafeTrade program

Geebo offers SafeTrade program to help protect buyers and sellers ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — Geebo, a website that offers “safe community classifieds” in the United States, has launched a SafeTrade initiative to help buyers and sellers using Geebo ensure that they stay safe when conducting transactions. SafeTrade is offered by police and sheriff’s departments to encourage classified users to meet only at law-enforcement offices to...

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Gruppo Tecnocasa and Immobiliare.it sign partnership

Gruppo Tecnocasa and Immobiliare.it sign partnership

Two major players in the Italian real estate vertical, Immobiliare.it and Tecnocasa, decided to partner. All the ads of the real estate agencies affiliated with the brands Tecnocasa and Tecnorete, will be automatically duplicated on Immobiliare.it. The Tecnocasa and Tecnorete affiliates also get access to a special multimedia advertising system, the companies announced earlier this week. Here’s their complete media statement: Milan, Dec. 1, 2014. With the evolution of multimedia communications, Gruppo Tecnocasa realized new solutions...

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Classified advertising reaches $92 billion in sales globally; digital revenue growing

Classified advertising reaches $92 billion in sales globally; digital revenue growing November 19, 2014 ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — Classified advertising revenue worldwide is closing in on the $100 billion U.S. mark and continues to grow steadily while making the transition from a one-time print business to an overwhelmingly digital business, the AIM Group reported. Amazon.com, the international e-commerce leader, has launched a preliminary move into...

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New microjob marketplace for Asia’s freelancers

New microjob marketplace for Asia’s freelancers

There’s a new online microjob marketplace for Asia’s freelancers. The site’s called 5bux.net and is run by Keokera Online, an internet marketing and technology company based in Singapore. Here’s the full press release from Keokera: Keokera kicks off a microjob marketplace for online freelancers Singapore — (ReleaseWire) — 10/10/2014 — Internet marketing and technology company Keokera Online has announced the launch of a new microjob...

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Japan’s Next buys aggregator Trovit

Japan’s Next buys aggregator Trovit

Japanese real estate information firm Next announced it has purchased 100 percent of Barcelona-based aggregator Trovit for €80 million ($100 million U.S.). Next, which was founded in 1997, is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, and owns HOME’S, the leading real estate site in Japan, among other sites. Trovit, which was founded in Spain in 2006 by Iñaki Ecenarro, Raúl Puente, Daniel Giménez and Enrique...

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New special report — ‘2014 Big Data in classifieds and marketplaces: The new opportunity’

2014 Big Data in classifieds and marketplaces: The new opportunity ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — Facebook does it. So do EBay and AutoTrader.com. Slando in Ukraine, SeLoger in France and Seek in Australia all do it. All of those companies, and dozens more, are using Big Data from their classified and marketplace services to increase revenue, improve engagement and strengthen their bottom lines. In a special...

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LinkedIn SVP now advising Auction.com

LinkedIn SVP now advising Auction.com

Auction.com adds LinkedIn senior vice president Deep Nishar (photo) in advisory role. Board member of successful Internet companies such as TripAdvisor and Opower to lend valuable insights on further enhancing the company’s product and user experience. IRVINE/MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – August 12, 2014 – Auction.com, the nation’s leading online real estate marketplace, has brought on Senior Internet Executive Deep Nishar in an advisory role, making him the latest...

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Post-Newsweek stations renamed Graham Media Group

Post–Newsweek Stations Renamed Graham Media Group CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Post–Newsweek Stations has changed its name to Graham Media Group, effective today. Emily Barr, President and CEO of Graham Media Group, said: “Much like our parent company, Graham Holdings, this new name better reflects the diversity of our creative and innovative company. We provide our communities with the best local news, programming and critical information, delivered on-air, on-line...

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Facebook reports Q2 results for FY2014

Facebook today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. “We had a good second quarter,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. “Our community has continued to grow, and we see a lot of opportunity ahead as we connect the rest of the world.” Second Quarter 2014 Financial Summary Three Months Ended June 30, Six Months Ended June 30, In millions, except percentages and per share amounts 2013 2014...

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