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- Did you woo customers with generous return policies this holiday? Maxim Mironov illustrates how every 1% of sales returned requires an additional 10% sales to offset.
- Scott Roon and Jascon Carncross from eBags.com share their ecommerce video production tips at VideoRetailer.org.
- Avinash Kaushik shares strategies for multichannel analytics to track sales driven by offline channels.
- If you're itching for some audio-visual learning, check out Marketing Experiments' year-end webinar Lessons Learned: Our analysts reveal the top takeaways from our 2008 optimization research and the companion research brief covering case study results from research partners.
- What does 2009 and the future hold for CRM? Could it be emotional targeting? Evan Schuman discusses the ethical ramifications of marketing software that interprets consumer communications through the Internet.
- For something a little different, Chad White and Smith-Harmon put together some retail-email marketing themed Mad Libs for you to download and enjoy.