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Paid search pays off in a bigger way for online retailers

By Abby Callard

Online retailers continue to spend the most money on paid search, but that’s because it’s the most effective way to attract new customers, a Forrester Research and report says. And it was more effective in 2013 than the year before, retailers say. Read More
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