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Merit Mile Helps Microsoft and Key Partners Drive Revenue in the Cloud

On the B2B front, Merit Mile is helping Microsoft realize its cloud computing channel strategy with two, complementary global initiatives. First, in an effort to help over 10,000 partners worldwide activate new cloud computing customers

Fri Feb 10th 2012
Sarah Gibson
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Who Were the Super Bowl’s Biggest Winners?

Adam Shapiro of the Fox Business Network interviews Mark Reino, CEO of Merit Mile and breaks down how companies benefit from a Super Bowl ad and which commercial reigned supreme. For more information

Mon Feb 6th 2012
Sarah Gibson
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Merit Mile Announces New Branding, New Clients And New Offices in Downtown Boca Raton, FL

Serving Entrepreneurs and Enterprises Alike, Marketing Agency Uses Cloud Technologies to Complement Design and Strategy, and Measure ROI in the Process Boca Raton, Fla. (February 3, 2012) — Opinions, perceptions, and artistic preferences have always driven advertising

Fri Feb 3rd 2012
Sarah Gibson
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Marketing Lessons From Super Bowl’s $3.5M Ads

Originally Published by Kate Rogers on Fox Business. While many fans will be watching the Super Bowl on Sunday to see which team takes home the trophy, small business owners can learn something from the commercial breaks. Chances are your business can’t pony

Fri Feb 3rd 2012
Sarah Gibson
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Merit Mile Expertise In Qualified Remodeler Magazine

B2B technology marketing is simply part of our DNA at Merit Mile, and agency principals showcase a deep level of this expertise within a variety of B2B industries. Qualified Remodeler, a leading trade magazine for the remodeling profession, called on Merit Mile to explain

Mon Jan 2nd 2012
John Sternal
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TheStreet.com Interviews Merit Mile on Cloud Computing

Two weeks ago, Target’s aggressive promotion of its Missoni clothing line, which included sales online and at a pop-up store in midtown Manhattan, caused such a flurry of activity among customers that the discount retailer was forced to close the pop-up store when

Fri Oct 14th 2011
Sarah Gibson
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Cloud Can Avoid a Target-Missoni Mishap

Two weeks ago, Target’s aggressive promotion of its Missoni clothing line, which included sales online and at a pop-up store in midtown Manhattan, caused such a flurry of activity among customers that the discount retailer was forced to close the pop-up store

Fri Oct 14th 2011
John Sternal
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Merit Mile Communications Employees Design Reebok Shoes for Charity

What’s the latest office team-building exercise? How about having employees create their own custom-designed Reebok sneaker. Merit Mile Communications, an award-winning marketing, web, advertising and PR agency, put its employees to the test recently to find out who is America’s

Mon Sep 12th 2011
Sarah Gibson
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Creating and Seizing Momentum in 2011

Over the last few months we have had so many fun and unique professional opportunities that I wanted to kick-start this newsletter with a quick summary of recent events. With any luck, you will not only grasp the essence of the business value we are delivering to our clients

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
John Sternal
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A Worthy Cause, An Impressive Site

On the pro bono front, Merit Mile has teamed with 9PickUp.com and Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse to redesign and launch their new web presence. Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse, otherwise known as AVDA, is a nonprofit organization

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
John Sternal
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Taming the Magento eCommerce Behemoth

When we learned we were developing a robust eCommerce solution for fashion company Laure Nell, I thought my various experiences with different CMS’ and standard eCommerce frameworks were sufficient enough to expect what was to come. From what we’d read on

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
Sarah Gibson
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Advertising. Itching the spot no other job can reach.

Advertising has got to be one of the greatest ways to make a living. The pace is frantic, deadlines often looming, and the landscape ever changing. Over the last two decades technology has revolutionized the way we work, think, create and communicate.

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
John Sternal
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A Best Practice for Website Data Backups and QA Testing

Two critical, yet often overlooked, aspects of website creation and management involve testing and backups. Often taken for granted and not included as part of the regular production cycle, these two tasks can make a world of difference.

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
Sarah Gibson
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Hostapaloooza Rocks the World of Cloud Computing and Earns a Gold ADDY in the Process

Rock ‘n roll was not just a musical revolution; it was also one of the main voices of a social revolution that focused on individuality, freedom of expression, and diversity. The rock ‘n roll generation defied convention and created massive industries such as personal

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
John Sternal
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You Can Score With Online Couponing, But It’s No Slam Dunk

For savvy retailers, e-coupons have become an explosive business builder—but the operative word is “savvy.” If you're a CPG retailer who hasn't added online couponing to your marketing mix, you need to. According to a recent Forrester

Thu Jun 2nd 2011
John Sternal
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Merit Mile Wins Five ADDY Awards for Print, Web and Radio Creative

By virtue of the Web, the playing field for nearly all global businesses is level-set, and the same can now be said for the business of advertising communications. At the ADDY Awards Gala on Friday evening March 4, relative newcomer to the South Florida creative scene

Thu Mar 10th 2011
Sarah Gibson
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Why Silverlight 4 is Redefining the Web

Since the release of Silverlight 4 and Windows Phone 7, we are starting to see a noticeable shift in how the Windows web platform is being used to benefit just about every area of the web. With Microsoft's recent announcement in their change of strategy

Tue Dec 7th 2010
Sarah Gibson
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Making Sense of Microsoft’s Cloud

By now you’ve undoubtedly seen the numerous “To the Cloud!” commercials or come across of the many “Cloud Power” print campaigns that Microsoft has been actively promoting recently. As a SMB business owner, or road warrior passing

Mon Dec 6th 2010
Sarah Gibson
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Cloud for the Masses, Office 365 for Small Businesses

Microsoft has just released Office 365, a cloud-based collaboration tool aimed at businesses of all sizes. Now SMBs can test the waters of cloud computing, while increasing productivity. Essentially all the documents, files, contacts, calendar needed to run your business

Fri Nov 5th 2010
Sarah Gibson
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Merit Mile Staff Trades Keyboards for Hammers to Help Habitat for Humanity

Despite tough economic times that have many small businesses preoccupied simply with surviving, some companies are still finding the time to give back to their local community. That’s what Merit Mile Communications, a full-service marketing agency located in Boca Raton

Wed Nov 3rd 2010
John Sternal
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