February, 2009

Direct2Dell

The Official Dell Corporate Blog
  • Bizzuka: Content Marketing Helps Eliminate Gatekeepers

    In the current economy, marketing budgets are being slashed every day . For many small businesses, it may be tempting to just eliminate all the money normally allocated to broadcasting your messages, products or service. The good news? Content marketing...
  • Post Your Idea and Change the World!

    Students: this is your chance to change the world. TAKE IT! If you haven’t already submitted your ideas to the Dell Social Innovation Competition , it’s not too late. The entry deadline is Monday, March 2, 2009. Not sure...
  • Small Businesses: Economical Travel Ideas

    If you are traveling for business -- or for a much needed vacation -- it’s always best to compare airfares to get the most economical tickets for your journey. One search engine I use is TripAdvisor.com . They have just launched a new service...
  • IdeaStorm Recap - 2/27/2009

    The big news this week was around the launch of the Mini 10 . Many have asked us for something bigger than the mini 9, but smaller than the Mini 12. The primary concerns have been around the size of the keyboard. Two key ideas implemented include Dell...
  • Bizzuka: Word of Mouth is more than just marketing

    With all the buzz about social media, marketers often forget what is really is behind the phenomenon...word of mouth. WOM is one of the oldest marketing strategies that recently regained notoriety with Web 2.0. We've known the importance of how our...
  • Small Business Profile: White Cat Media

    Do you ever feel overwhelmed by all the online shopping sites? Sure, they’re fun for browsing, but who has that much free time to spend Googling keywords and perusing hundreds of sites. When you are on a mission for the best price on one of those...
  • Multimedia and Then Some: The Studio XPS 435 Desktop

    Like I mentioned recently , today is the day that customers in the United States and Canada can order for the Studio XPS 435 desktop via Dell.com. Pricng starts at $1,099. This monster of a desktop will be available initially to customers in the U.S....
  • Bizzuka: Niche Marketing Helps Your Dollars Go Further

    In the fourth part of Bizzuka's 9 Ways to Maximize Your Marketing Dollars in the Recession , the focus is not how many eyes see what your company is saying, but --more importantly-- getting the right eyes to see it. Watch the video to get some great...
  • An ‘Absolute’ Approach to Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction

    The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change concluded in October 2006 that "stabilization requires that annual emissions be brought down to more than 80 percent below current levels" by mid-century and if un-addressed "the overall...
  • Bizzuka: Build Relationships Through Customer Service on the Web

    Over the past several years, Dell has seen the benefits of building relationships with customers online -- especially when it comes to customer service. By engaging with customers on Twitter, blogs or any social site when they are in need of help (fixing...