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Big news hit the ecommerce and social media industries last week when Facebook announced the launching of Facebook Shops. Shops is making it quicker and simpler for businesses to set up a single online store for customers to access on both Facebook and Instagram. Our partner BigCommerce is one of the few chosen ecommerce platforms available to integrate Facebook Shops with. BigCommerce allows you to connect your online storefront’s catalog with Facebook to enhance your reach on the platforms where... Read More
Nowadays, it is nearly an everyday occurrence to give out personal identifiable information such as your full name, home address, email, credit card numbers, phone number, etc. to websites. You make purchases on Amazon, you pay your bills through your bank online, you subscribe to music streaming services, you download a new app, and you browse the web in general. Control over your personal data has never been more important than now with how much of our lives revolve around... Read More
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How iMedia is Handling COVID-19

COVID-19 - We are committed to ensuring the health and safety of our staff which is why each of our employees are operating at full capacity (phones, email, etc.) from the safety of their homes. Our management team remains committed to delivering the highest level of service to our customers. We are well set up as an organization to be just as productive remotely as in our respective offices. Some of the tools the iMedia team is utilizing to make a... Read More
The American Disabilities Act (ADA) was a monumental law that passed in the United States in 1990. This law ensured that people with disabilities had the same access to opportunities and advantages available to people without disabilities. A physical example of this in action includes making state & local public buildings accessible to people with mobility impairments with the inclusion of ramps, automatic doors, handicap parking spaces, etc. But what about the digital space? Nobody envisioned that websites would need the same level of accommodation as a building back in 1990 – the public internet was still in the infancy stages then. However, that is not the case today where... Read More
We are excited to announce Crownpeak as the latest partner to join the iMedia platform partner ecosystem. Crownpeak is a SaaS based platform that provides the leading, enterprise-grade, Digital Experience Management. Their solution allows for marketing and IT teams to grow their web presence at a manageable scale. There are three solutions under the Crownpeak umbrella: Digital Experience Management (DXM) - featuring rich content management, personalization, search, and hosting Digital Quality Management (DQM)- ensures your website is always compliant with... Read More
As a longtime partner of Tessitura, we are especially looking forward this year’s TLCC2019. Why you may ask? Well that’s because iMedia is sponsoring this year’s opening luncheon to kick off the annual event! From July 28- August 1, the Tessitura Learning & Community Conference brings together arts & cultural professionals from all around the globe. From ticketing to fundraising, this conference fosters strategic thinking to immediately enhance your visitors’ site experience. As sponsors, we can’t wait to engage with... Read More
A recent survey of admission directors revealed a growing concern about the image of higher education, the declining value perception of pursuing advanced education, and the shrinking pool of prospective college students. Close to nine in ten say higher education needs to do a better job explaining the value of earning a college degree, while two-thirds believe media reports of college graduates struggling to find adequate employment in their chosen field. They believe these factors along with the reality of... Read More
Supporting the vision of a world without breast cancer, iMedia is proud to be participating in the 2019 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure®. For a third consecutive year, Team iMedia is will walk together on Sunday May 5th at Liberty State Park in Jersey City. It is always a moving, emotional, and celebratory day filled music, fun activities, and the annual Survivor & Forever Fighter procession, timed race and 5k fun walk. The main goal of... Read More
Your content marketing strategy plays a crucial part in how your customers engage with your brand. One of the best outlets for real-time interaction with your target market is social media. In this blog we will uncover some often-forgotten yet powerful tools to enhance your social strategy. Before we go any further, a quick PSA from iMedia. We aren’t advising to be active 110% on every social network out there. Rather, determine which platforms your users are most involved with,... Read More
We are thrilled to announce our newest partnership for intelligent search and recommendations, Hawksearch. The Hawksearch platform provides best-in-class search features for businesses of any size and industry. Whether it’s selling products, searching content, or indexing multiple systems- their solution is the perfect counterpart for your business’ objectives. Hawksearch’s tools help brands deliver accurate, relevant and customizable search experiences. They allow your site visitors the opportunity to search seamlessly no matter the device, platform, or language. Some of the many content... Read More