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Data Scraping Interviews-Zarar Ameen, CEO of CANZ Marketing

Data Scraping Interviews-Zarar Ameen, CEO of CANZ Marketing

        Zarar Ameen CEO & Founder of CANZ Marketing Zarar Ameen, Founder, and CEO of CANZ Marketing is a known champ in Building and Implementing Marketing Strategies for increasing revenue at decreased acquisition costs. He went from broke to the CEO of a successful six-figure marketing agency with the potential to turn client’s traffic figures to dollar figures. Before starting his marketing business at the age of 18, he failed some four attempts of establishing different companies. However, instead of giving up, his determination, learning, and evolving power made him what he is today. Currently, he is actively involved in the growth of his own company through the extension of his clients. His efforts and success rate has rightfully earned him the title of Facebook Advertising Monster. 1. What is the story behind CANZ Marketing? Although Canz Marketing is a dream come true, it hasn’t been a no-brainer or a piece of cake. There have been a countless number of sleepless nights, backbreaking days, and uphill battles against myself and the circumstances. I lost hold of 4 businesses I tried establishing but figured out that none of them was my cup of tea. So there was a lot of struggle involved in figuring out what I wanted to do that I could do as well. Meanwhile, I heard that Digital Marketing was the new talk of the town. I was so much more-than-interested that I didn’t hesitate to send thousands of emails to the as many marketing ninjas and pros as I could find. As a result, three of them agreed to metamorphose that raw, clueless...
Big Data in Agriculture-Smart Farming Made Easy

Big Data in Agriculture-Smart Farming Made Easy

The digital era has revolutionized many industries with the huge impact of big data. The overwhelming amount of information available on the web is estimated to reach 44 zettabytes by 2020 and it has proven to be of immense value to many industries, as well as large enterprise companies. Some industries that benefit from big data are the financial, airline, travel, restaurants, automobile, sports, and hospitality industries. The list may go on and on because big data can be a powerful tool in the hands of an industry expert. By the end of 2017, the adoption of big data by companies has reached 53%. One industry that can greatly benefit from big data but may not instantly come to your mind is the agricultural sector. Yes, the agricultural industry also can make use of data in many practical ways and benefit from it greatly. Big data brings an innovative approach in almost every sector of the world, so why would agriculture be left behind. Although not many technologies can have an impact on the agricultural sector, big data is such a powerful force that it definitely has the potential to transform the agricultural domain. It’s extremely important that today farmers understand and value technology, in order to make decisions more quickly and methodically and not lag behind the innovative approaches. The agricultural sector together with big data integrates into the concept known as Smart Farming. Keep reading to find out what smart farming is all about and the role of big data in it. Also, keep reading to learn many practical ways of how big data is leveraged in...
10 Myths About Data Scraping You Probably Still Believe

10 Myths About Data Scraping You Probably Still Believe

Data scraping is the process of extracting data from the web and it has become very popular in recent years. If used and analyzed properly, data can be a powerful tool. Hence, web scraping is an important growth catalyst for many businesses today. There’s currently a lot of inaccurate and misleading information about data scraping, which can make you confused. In this post, we’ll breakdown the most common myths about data scraping. 1.Data Scraping Is Illegal Data scraping and web crawling are not illegal, as long as you follow all the rules. Generalizing the whole data scraping practice as an illegal activity is nothing but wrong. All websites have their rules that you need to carefully follow and obey. The same logic is behind web scraping. If you get involved in web scraping, you need to get familiar with the legal and ethical side of data scraping. You will find a lot of debates and controversial information on the topic of legality. But one thing is undebatable and it’s that the problem of legality arises not on web scraping itself, but on how people choose to use the data they have scraped. Before you scrape the website, you need to read the terms of service of that website, where you’ll find whether you are allowed to scrape this website in general. People can scrape copyrighted information and republish it without giving credit to the original author. So in this case, the problem lies not in the fact that data was scraped, but in how it was later used. Also, you can scrape information that is not publicly available and...
How Price Optimization Benefits Retail Businesses

How Price Optimization Benefits Retail Businesses

Setting competitive pricing has become a major challenge for businesses. In the era of massive competition, it’s hard to come up with a price that will be effective both from the profit-making perspective and satisfactory for customers. That’s where price optimization comes into the game. Price optimization uses mathematical analysis to determine how customers would respond to different prices via different channels, as well as the price that would maximize the operating profit of the company. It’s not about price monitoring, but rather, it’s the process of using data to make analysis and determine the price based on the willingness to pay (WTP) of customers. Price Wars in E-commerce Nowadays, customers can easily go online and compare the prices of similar products with the help of search engines and online catalogs. So the tough competition definitely plays a major role in the process of setting a competitive price. Besides competition, retailers need to pay attention to factors such as product costs, distribution costs, and market positioning. All of the challenges for price setting bring to a situation called price war. A price war is a hard time for retailers. During the times of severe competition, companies start lowering prices to undercut competitors and find themselves in price wars. The purpose is to attract as many customers as possible to win the biggest market share. With the rise of the internet, it seemed that the price wars would diminish. However, managers have a different view of what’s happening. Price changes are seen as an easy, quick and reversible actions. In reality software, different tools, artificial intelligence, and big data offer...
How Data Scraping Services Help Venture Capitalists Make Strategic Investment Choices?

How Data Scraping Services Help Venture Capitalists Make Strategic Investment Choices?

The aim of any venture capitalist is to invest in the success of small companies in order to earn a return on their investments, so they are in a constant search for new ventures and start-ups to invest in. But success can’t be guaranteed, so there’s always a risk of failure. However, this risk can be diminished if you have access to enough data to analyze the market and research your opportunities. So if you are a venture capitalist, you know the importance of making a good pick for your investment because if your pick fails, it can result in a major loss. Some venture capitalists are so well-off that they can afford a couple of failures in return of giving a chance to a start-up with a great idea and team behind it. However, that’s not a strategic way of thinking in the 21st century of intense competition. Making a smart decision will pay-off not only to you as an investor, but to the venture in which you invest in as well. So how exactly data scraping can help a venture capitalist? The answer is very simple: the more you are equipped with the knowledge and the more data-driven investor you are, the higher is the chance of succeeding in the investment you make. In this post, we’ll go into detail on how data scraping services can help a venture capitalist become a data-driven investor and get the most out of an investment. Benefits of Web Scraping For Venture Capitalists Web scraping or data crawling is the process of scanning and collecting data from the web via sophisticated...