Broadband and Internet Pollution

Share this content:
Paul R. Gosselin writes about "Marketing to Your Broadband Customers" in the Feb. 12 iMarketing News.


For three years I have been fast-wired.


I am online many hours every day. I buy broadband and use the Web to save time and money.


I hate anything that slows my online experience. When I land on a Flash presentation, I click all over the place to try to get past it as soon as possible. They are especially annoying if you visit a particular site often.


Any page that takes more than five seconds to load has me "cussing" the company for wasting my time.


Give me formatted text, clear communications, a little color and fast-loading or optional images. Keep your streaming video out of my face unless I ask for it.


Send me an animated or talking e-mail and it's gone.


It makes me wonder whether we even would need broadband if Web builders were more sensitive to Internet pollution.


And speaking of the Internet and pollution, AOL's repetitive mass mailings of CDs take environmental irresponsibility to stratospheric levels.


Thomas Amshay


Marketing Business Development Director


Exposure-PLUS.com


TAmshay@exposure-plus.com


Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

PAN Communications is an award-winning integrated marketing and public relations agency for B2B technology and healthcare brands. PAN's data-driven approach allows the firm to specialize in public relations, social media, content and influencer marketing, and data and analytics. PAN partners with brands to create unique, integrated campaigns that captivate audiences and drive measurable results. PAN services clients out of the firm's four offices: Boston, San Francisco, New York City and Orlando.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here

Relive the 2017 Marketing Hall of Femme

Click the image above