5 Platforms Local Retailers Can Use to Connect With Online Shoppers

Merchants with physical outposts are increasingly relying on hyperlocal solutions as a way to connect with consumers who prefer shopping online. These platforms give retailers a way to put their products in front of local shoppers, without actually requiring them to set up an online store or negotiate the logistics of shipping and delivery. Here are five platforms that merchants can use to get the job done…

Street Fight Daily: Yelp Launches Display Ads, TribLocal Reporters Sue

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Yelp to Start Offering Mobile Display Ads in Bid for Revenue (AdAge)… TribLocal reporters win $660K in class-action against Tribune Co. (Chicago Tribune)… Don’t Weep for Groupon Ex-CEO Andrew Mason (Wall Street Journal)…

Street Fight Daily: 11.17.11

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal media, technology, advertising and startups...

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