Andre Smith

About Andre Smith

Andre Smith is an Internet, marketing, and e-commerce specialist with several years of experience in the industry. He has watched as the world of online business has grown and adapted to new technologies, and he has made it his mission to help keep businesses informed and up to date.

AI, email marketing, artificial intelligence

AI Is Enabling An E-Mail Marketing Revolution

18-May-2018 | Andre Smith

Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere. It chooses songs to play that we should like (and writes them, too), answers customer support inquiries, and even helps to make better beer. It's already cl

initial coin offering, blockchain, venture capital, funding, investment, startups, ICO

Startups Face The Question: Is An ICO The Way to Go?

10-May-2018 | Andre Smith

Throughout 2017, the newly minted, blockchain-backed initial coin offering (ICO) market boomed. Some industry insiders predicted that it signified a paradigm shift in early-stage capital financing and

Aligning IT With Corporate Strategy In The Age Of Digital Transformation

26-Apr-2018 | Andre Smith

There was a time that IT services played little more than a supporting role in the overall success of an enterprise. That's no longer the case for today's digitally transformed businesses. At this poi

The IoT Future Demands A Supporting Infrastructure

6-Apr-2018 | Andre Smith

The rapid developments in IoT technology are bringing the promise of an exciting and convenient future. Soon nearly every piece of technology we use will be part of an always-on, always-connected web

Blockchain: Poised To Change Telephony Forever

2-Apr-2018 | Andre Smith

Blockchain is everywhere these days. The versatile digital ledger system is showing up in industries from banking to diamond mining. There seems to be no end to the disruption it is causing, and it's

How Technology And Data-Driven Insight Can Boost Employee Engagement

22-Mar-2018 | Andre Smith

Human resources professionals know that happier employees are more productive. In today's hyper-competitive global economy, employee productivity can mean the difference between business success and f

fintech, startup, SMB, small and midsize business, lending, banking

Fintech Startups Look To Displace Banks In The SMB Lending Market

29-Jan-2018 | Andre Smith

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy. They are responsible for almost half of the jobs in the country and have created a greater share of new jobs than any other business sector in re

The Promise And The Peril Of Blockchain

16-Jan-2018 | Andre Smith

This past year has seen the integration of blockchain technologies into businesses around the globe. Serious technology professionals regard the technology as a great leap forward for distributed comp

marketing, marketing strategy, SMB, small and midsize businesses

Essential Steps For SMBs To Maximize Marketing ROI

29-Dec-2017 | Andre Smith

Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) must overcome plenty of hurdles to compete in the global digital marketplace. One common challenge is in trying to develop and maintain effective digital marketing

Small Business Technology Trends In 2017

29-Dec-2017 | Andre Smith

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] 2017 was an interesting year for small businesses, as there have been a variety of different software platforms and different forms converged through data i