Blog Entries From 8-digital Marketing Agency

Time to Say Goodbye to CAPTCHA Verification?

CAPTCHA, one of the big frustrations online, the distorted letter puzzles that appear on many websites may soon be a distant memory. These tests stop spam by prompting you to retype the distorted letters into websites, as CAPTCHAs are intended to be easy for humans to read, but difficult for computers. However, AI Company Vicarious
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Natural Hallucinations – Don’t Try This at Home

video hallucinations Following on from our other optical illusion post about Cornsweet Illusions, this video will give you brain waves. Watch below and when the video ends and you look away, your brain will see waves. Speaking the letters out loud in the video doesn’t really play a role, but it will ensure that you are
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Happy April Fools!

Happy April Fools! Or should I say, Happy Google Fools, as Google have released a bunch of internet pranks to celebrate the day. You may have started noticing some strange new Google features popping up, and on a day like this, it’s becoming a continuous trend. Here is a list of their April Fools pranks,
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Google Glass is Becoming more Fashionable

Google Glass is Becoming more Fashionable How can something that doesn’t yet exist in the consumer market become more fashionable? The big Google news yesterday was that Google Glass have partnered with Luxottica, a luxury branded glasses group that includes the likes of Rayban, Persol and Oakley. There are already over 40 different design options,
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Most Shared Videos

Most Shared Videos After celebrating Ellen Degeneres shared success with her Oscars photo, it seemed only right to pay homage to the world of shared videos, where competition is getting seriously tough. Before the heavy influence of the internet, companies had it relatively simple. Their video ads were only made to be shown on a
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Shopping Cart Abandonment and Email Retargeting

Shopping Cart Abandonment and Email Retargeting Dear customer, We have noticed that you left something in your shopping cart. Click here to complete your order now. Don’t wait and risk missing out! Thanks for visiting our site. We hope to see you again soon. Have you ever received an email like this? It is a marketing strategy
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New Retweet Record with Oscars Selfie

New Retweet Record with Oscars Selfie This year’s Oscars brought with it an after-Twitter-math caused by a celebrity jam-packed selfie and Ellen DeGeneres on a mission, to have the most retweeted photo on Twitter. She achieved this to such an extent that Twitter became almost unresponsive to most users. Ellen posted this photo over 7 hours
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Opportunity Knocks But Doesnt Always Answer To Its Name

Just over Four years ago his job at Yahoo, as an  engineer had come to an end. Brian Acton was out of work and looking for a new job. Below are some of Brian’s tweets from back then… He paid his local recruitment firm a visit Twitter turned him down Facebook said no? So he
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