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Posts from Date:   2009-6

How do you rate reviews?

by Gene Alvarez  |  June 24, 2009

An interesting story on a court ruling that enabled students to rate teachers sparked an equally interest discuss discussion around reviewing people performance. As the e-commerce person here, I have been talking with clients about product rating for years. It has been my belief that with all product review ratings the reader should apply the […]

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Will Your Organizations URL Outlive Your Organization?

by Gene Alvarez  |  June 5, 2009

An interesting phenomenon that I am seeing is that a company can go bankrupt and yet its online store can outlive the physical business. Take for example Linen – N – Things ( and Circuit City ( both who filed for bankruptcy and closed their stores in 2009 have new owners of their website operations. […]

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