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Street Fight Daily: Brick-and-Mortars Crushed by Online Costs, Instagram Tests Profiles for Businesses

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Brick-and-Mortars Crushed by Online Costs, Instagram Tests Profiles for Businesses

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Online Operating Costs Are Crushing Brick-and-Mortar Retailers… Instagram is Testing a Facebook-Like Profile for Businesses: Here’s What it Looks Like… AT&T Unwinds Web Alliance With Yahoo (Wall Street Journal)…

Street Fight Daily: Google Tests Home Services Ads, StubHub and Uber Pair Up

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Google Tests Home Services Ads, StubHub and Uber Pair Up

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Google Home Services Ads For Locksmiths, Plumbers Hit San Francisco Market (Search Engine Land)… StubHub Now Lets You Request an Uber Ride So You’re Never Late to an Event (The Next Web)… How Apple’s Embrace of Ad Blocking Will Change Native Advertising (Digiday)…

Street Fight Daily: Square Orders Ahead, StubHub’s Editorial Strategy

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Square Orders Ahead, StubHub’s Editorial Strategy

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technologySquare Rolls Out Order App, Targets Coffee Shops (Bloomberg)… Stubhub Hires Its First Editor-in-Chief, Looks to Become a Destination For Sports and Music Fans (PandoDaily)… Pull Over, Google Maps: Nokia Here Maps Zooms on to Samsung Galaxy Phones (GigaOm)…

Street Fight Daily: Snapchat’s Local Play, Bonobos Raises $50M For Brick-and-Mortar

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Snapchat’s Local Play, Bonobos Raises $50M For Brick-and-Mortar

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technologySnapchat goes local: Firm Tests Secret ‘Stickers’ for Popular Locations (DailyMail)… Bonobos Gets $55 Million Investment to Open More Clothing Stores for Dudes (Recode)… In 2014 More Money Will Be Spent on Mobile Ads Than Newspapers, Magazines and Radio (Pando)

Tackable Team Introduces New Hyperlocal App to Crowdsource Events

Patrick Duprey

Tackable Team Introduces New Hyperlocal App to Crowdsource Events

With Eventster, the developers at Tackable are hedging their bets on the belief that events discovery, not a down economy or general apathy, is the main reason why approximately 40 percent of industry tickets go unsold. To more effectively target users, the application will, over time, recommend events based on past preferences, in addition to location.