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Organic Social Media KPIs Worth Measuring

While paid social media KPIs are essential to include in your key performance indicators, don’t forget to measure your organic social media efforts. Organic social media marketing is highly cost-effective and plays a crucial role in your relationship with your customers. It should complement your paid advertising and your overall digital marketing strategy. Focus on what matters in your social media performance instead of chasing a lot of vanity metrics. ... Read More »

Private health savings worth just 70c a week to young people, Labor says

The Australian Medical Association president says the Coalition’s private health reforms are ‘a start in the right direction’ but will not solve affordability. Photograph: Dan Himbrechts/AAP The Australian Medical Association and some health funds have questioned the extent of consumer savings under the Coalition’s private health revamp, while one consumer group has suggested discounts for young people will entrench a ... Read More »

Paytm Says It Plans to Sell Gold Worth $200 Million This Year

HIGHLIGHTS Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million this year Clients can buy & sell even miniscule amounts of gold digit even at Re. 1 Paytm currently has more than 225 million users Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,288 crores) this year, the digital payments firm said on Friday, as ... Read More »

UPES Dehradun to award 590 scholarships for teaching assistantship worth Rs 3.53 crore

The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun will be awarded a total 590 scholarships worth Rs 3.53 crore. Special scholarships are also being offered for Uttarakhand Domicile students. UPES Dehradun Scholarship RELATED STORIES Tribal youths convince parents to send children to school All semester exams postponed due to Cyclone Vardah: Anna University Poor standards of learning puts parliamentary ... Read More »

Special scholarship worth Rs 75 crore awarded to J&K students

In order to help students in pursuing higher education outside Jammu and Kashmir state, the central government has recently decided to award scholarships to a few students. (Read: Delhi government likely to oppose several proposals of New Education Policy) Under the new scheme, candidates will be given over 3,500 scholarships worth a total of Rs 75 crore. Details of the ... Read More »

Is ‘Candy Crush’ really worth more than ‘Star Wars’?

Even in a world of start-up unicorns and big mergers, Activision-Blizzard’s $5.9 billion buyout of King Digital is a head turner. The purchase price is more than five times what Amazon spent on game streaming site Twitch. It’s roughly triple the $2 billion Facebookpaid for Oculus last March. It blows past the $2.5 billion Microsoft paid for “Minecraft” creator Mojang ... Read More »

Oracle snags cloud startup Ravello in deal said to be worth $500m

Oracle is acquiring cloud startup Ravello in a deal reportedly worth $500 million. Founded by the team that created the KVM hypervisor, Ravello offers what it calls “nested virtualization” software, with the goal of enabling enterprises to use popular public clouds as an extension of their own data centers. Essentially, the company’s technology promises to let companies take any application environment ... Read More »

Is homeownership worth it? Not in these cities

It will take homebuyers at least three years to break even on their investment in some of the nation’s largest housing markets, and even longer in others. While homeownership has long been deemed the “American dream,” it may not actually make sense for younger Americans right now, according to researchers at Zillow, a real estate listing and analytics company. Zillow ... Read More »

Is homeownership worth it? Not in these cities

It will take homebuyers at least three years to break even on their investment in some of the nation’s largest housing markets, and even longer in others. While homeownership has long been deemed the “American dream,” it may not actually make sense for younger Americans right now, according to researchers at Zillow, a real estate listing and analytics company. Zillow ... Read More »