Tech products that have no place in this world

Written by Adam Weiss on 2015-11-06

From tangible items (e.g. selfie stick) to concepts (e.g. 24-hour news), there are many tech products you may wish were never invented. No matter your hatred for some of these, there are many that are now so engrained in our society that it's unlikely we'll be saying goodbye to them anytime soon.

Here's a short list of tech products that do not fare so favorably on the internet. What would you add?

How to think like your customers and improve holiday sales

Written by Adam Weiss on 2015-11-05

If you have a love/hate relationship with Black Friday, you're in luck. Steep holiday discounts and big purchases are no longer limited to the day after Thanksgiving. In fact, the holiday shopping season is well underway (Halloween has past, after all!), and the pressure to meet sales goals is in full force. With so many deals falling throughout November and December, place yourself in your customer's shoes, recognize your competitor's strategies, and understand what your customers subsequently expect. To help you out, check out the list below for website and email campaign tips:

Great Matter Tip: Updating Website Content

Written by Adam Weiss on 2015-11-04

Keep your website fresh by regularly updating content. Not only will you provide visitors with a reason to come back (increasing traffic to your website), but updates will help your site move up in search engine rankings because search engines will assume your website is a consistent source of new information. Some ideas:

Making the Workplace More Comfortable, One Desk at a Time

Written by Adam Weiss on 2015-10-28

Forget sitting desks that can transition into standing desks; why not have a desk that allows you to change between standing and reclining? Altwork Station built just that, selling their reclining desks for $3,900 each (the early adopter price). This is definitely a more creative way to work, but will such desks make you more productive or more prone to taking naps?

Read More about Altwork Station's new product.