As we continue to experiment with our ability to predict the future, we're turning to an infographic from Imforzafor predictions about the future of the search engine optimization industry. With each new update to Google's ranking algorithms, or each new tie between social media and search, is changes the way we handle SEO.
Ever since Facebook acquired Instagram in April, we've been waiting to hear what this means for Instagram's users. Many assumed that advertisements would be involved in some way to monetize the service, understandably so.
Time for another prediction post! As mentioned in the previous prediction post, marketers that aren't already investing in mobile will be rushing to do so in 2013.
Well, it's certainly been a big year for online advertising. It was used heavily in the presidential election, with funding for online ads growing 251%, praised for its ability to target voters better than traditional ads. Online ad spend continues to grow monumentally, as advertisers begin to spend less on traditional campaigns.