Kmart.com's new Web site is able to use the full width of shoppers' browsers and displays all navigation options on the home page. Customers are able to share products on social-networking sites such as Facebook.
Nokia disclosed today several new phones and a tie-up with social-networking Web site Facebook. The handset maker introduced an updated N97 minismartphone that features a customizable home screen and a QWERTY keyboard. Nokia also showcased its new X6 and X3 music phones and said its Booklet 3G minilaptop would cost about $820.
Female social-network users cite professional networking and keeping up with friends as their top uses for social media. The vast majority of them -- 99% -- believe that privacy on social-networking sites is important.
Customers express their emotions all across the Web via product reviews, blogs and social-networking sites -- and these thoughts often are available for marketers to analyze. By analyzing the cues that consumers post on the Web, retailers can learn about how people's emotions relate to their purchases.