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Here are some of what we consider to be the best products for eMarketers. If you have a product that you would like to see reviewed please send a review request to: service@emarketingassociation.com

Best Web Content Management Company

SDL Tridion R5, the core product, provides complete Web content management and content delivery capabilities, focusing on ease-of-use for all content contributors, site managers and power users.SDL Tridion’s foundation and core strength is BluePrinting technology, which has proven its value for organizations that need:

  • Globalized Web sites
  • Brand management
  • Target audience marketing
  • Multi-channel marketing

    Strength in these areas enables organizations to use their Web sites as an integral part of their communication, marketing, sales and support strategy.
    SDL Tridion continues to be committed to anticipating and meeting the needs of organizations that have a strategic Web presence. SDL Tridion continues to build expertise, a product and solution portfolio based on strategic research, a global vision and an even greater understanding of our customers’ requirements.
    SDL Tridion has its headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with offices in Brussels, London, Madrid, New York, Paris, San Francisco and Stockholm.
sdltridion.com

 

The Chumby is a Linux based Internet device that delivers customized channels 24/7. It is a Linux based gadget that hooks up to the Internet via Wi-Fi. In addition to looking incredibly cool, it has a squeeze sensor, accelerometer and a great 3.5" touch screen. It runs widgets, which are flash based programs that deliver just about anything you want to your Chumby, there are hundreds available at the Chumby website. Everything from weather to stock quotes to games. Since the widgets are flash based, just about anything you can imagine is available (retro 50's TV commercials anyone?). We liked it so much that we gave one away at our eMarketing 8 conference in San Francisco April 2008 This is one fun little device. It is available in a number of colors and looks great just about anywhere, a real conversation starter. If you spend all day at a computer it is a nice addition to your desk. Every day the content will change according to the channels you set up on the Chumby website. So while you are waiting for Windows to re-boot you can learn a new word, play a game, catch up on the news or weather, or just watch some You Tube. It is also fun to squeeze. Chumby will play/charge an iPod through its very nice stereo speakers (although it only supports non copy protected music), it doesn't support the iPhone but all Nanos work.

At about $175 (that includes free shipping and handling), the Chumby creates a whole new category for Internet appliances. It is one of those “Why didn’t I think of that” products that could have a significant impact on the market. Check it out at their website Chumby.com, and buy one today.

Best Promotional Item Company


Discounted for eMA Members

Identity-links is a national supplier of custom printed promotional items and corporate wearable's with offices in Chicago, Miami, Houston and Denver. We have been in business for 31 years and look forward to adding your company or organization to our growing list of satisfied costumers.

identity-links.com

Best Business Network

LinkedIn is an online network of more than over 70 million experienced professionals from around the world, representing 150 industries. When you join, you create a profile that summarizes your professional accomplishments. Your profile helps you find and be found by former colleagues, clients, and partners. You can add more connections by inviting trusted contacts to join LinkedIn and connect to you.Your network consists of your connections, your connections’ connections, and the people they know, linking you to thousands of qualified professionals.

Best Portable Hard Drives

Colors, high capacity, and even free personalization. Great service and shipping. The eMA uses these portable drives and has had an excellent experience with the company and its products.

Best Mailing Software for small business MailListKing

"Powerful Mailing List Management from your Desktop"
With MailList King you can easily create, manage and communicate with the people interested in your web site, products or organization. MailList King adds mailing list server functionality to Outlook and MAPI compliant e-mail software (Outlook Express, Eudora, Netscape, etc). Allowing users to subscribe, unsubscribe and send to your mailing list groups, with full support for personalization of messages, sending of acknowledgements and processing of undeliverable messages. The eMarketing Association uses this software for all it's online courses, and it has performed flawlessly. The program is easy to understand, and the support from the company is A+.

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