Category Archives: Online Trends
With trends saying email marketing is passé, I tend to disagree and believe email marketing has a proven track records of driving results. Email marketing has already been around for 30 years and shows no signs of dying off any time soon. In fact, every 60 seconds approximately 170 million emails are sent. Email still remains one of the primary communications tools in the business world.
But perhaps, most importantly, email marketing remains one of the golden pathways into a customer’s heart and that is why I love this infographic. Email marketing is thriving with iPhone users.
Last year when Andrew Ng, a computer science professor at Stanford University, put his machine-learning class online and opened enrollment to the world, more than 100,000 students signed up.
“I think all of us were surprised,” he says.
Ng had posted lectures online before, but this class was different.
“This was actually a class where you can participate as a student and get homework and assessments,” he said.
The class was interactive. There were quizzes and online forums where teaching assistants, fellow students and Ng answered questions. In the end, tens of thousands of students did all the same work and took the same tests that Stanford students took; thousands passed. Read the complete article on NPR.