I am an Amazon Prime Member are you?
I order my groceries through Amazon?
Amazon is getting drone technology.
Amazon is cutting into my business.
We use Amazon to host our information on the cloud.
Amazon is the talk of the community. Both B2B and B2C. People are talking more and more about being connected with Amazon.
My takeaway from this information is the following:
Follow Amazon more closely
I need to really look at Amazon not only as a resource but as a competitor. Amazon can partner with anyone who is in the the product or service industry. I also see more attention given to services. Amazon is involved in local markeitng. Local companies in my community are using Amazon to market their product and services and there are some really great deals. To me, they are the new Groupon and Living Social. Amazon has the clout that these other companies did not have. Amazon is quietly building a server network to compete with other companies and a lot of companies use Amazon for hosting.
Start by following Amazon News each day. Check out this article, (Wolff: How book biz dug its own Amazon grave) in June 1, 2014 USATODAY
Emulate Amzon in the way it does business
- I need to look at my website and make it easy for people to find information and access information.
- People willingly share comments on Amazon, (Good/Bad) Some of the best comments I have read are on Amazon.
- Find ways to build brand recognition locally and nationally.
Many books and experts talk about Apple and how we should follow Apple as a great company, don’t forget about Amazon.