Monday, January 27, 2020

Internet World Stats - Annual

"Internet Usage, Population Statistics, Social Media Stats and Internet Market Research Data, for over 243 individual countries and world regions." 
by MiniWatts Marketing Group 

Sunday, January 26, 2020

TradeStats Express -

"statistics on U.S. merchandise trade at the national and state levels. Data can also be displayed in maps, graphs, tables, or as exports, imports & trade balances."

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Hispanic E-Commerce Targeting - Portada

Portada is a marketing service co. Free

Here's another - for $49.00
Ad Age Hispanic Fact Pack 2019
Guide to U.S. Hispanic marketing, media, agencies and demographics.

2019 Ad Age A-List & Creativity Awards Finalists

 The NY Public Library gets an award for "Tech Application of the Year." See it. Fantastic!

Thursday, January 23, 2020

UNdata Monthly Bulletin of Statistics

United Nations.  35 Databases,  60 million records. Global trade stats, glossary.
(Thanks, Jane Malcolm) 

Data & Analysis. US Trade

International Trade Admnistration. To view "Top U.S. Trade Partners" and other ranked lists, enter: top.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Yo - I'll be away...

Just a few days.  will try to keep posting/

The Fed - Beige Book - Jan 15, 2020

And hit DATA for a wealth of important reports.

NASDAQ : A-Z Company Listing


Sunday, January 19, 2020

Web Search Work Sheet

Seven excellent points for newbies.
(and me too)
UC Berkeley library handout. Joe Barker

Saturday, January 18, 2020


Recalls, Research & Statistics, Injuries - help for small businesses.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020

World Oil Outlook OPEC. Annual

14 Members: Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela. 

Headquarters: Vienna, Austria.          
 300 + pages.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Top Institutions, SSRN

Top Business Schools + other "Tops" rankings.
Social Science Research Network

Friday, January 10, 2020

"Helping US Companies Export"
"How To, Market Intelligence, Leads"

Thursday, January 09, 2020

2019 Tech Industry Job Market & Salary Trends

Cyberstates by CompTIA: "the definitive guide to national, state, and metropolitan area tech sector and tech workforce analytics."
(Thanks, Monica Hagan)

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

China. Asian market research reports & news

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

US Trade w/ Countries A to Z

Disregard the "not authorized" thing.
Export, import, trade facts, trade balance, news. US Trade Representative. 

Monday, January 06, 2020


"Find the cheapest airline tickets on the web by using FareCompare's airfare search engine"
Hotwire, Expedia, Priceline and a bunch more.

Sunday, January 05, 2020

Listings Directory for NYSE Stocks

New York Stock Exchange/ + quotes for each listing.
And there's more to like here.
Indices, ETFs, Historical quotes....

Friday, January 03, 2020

The World Bank Databank

New version of this expansive statistical database.
Search on Countries, Indicators or Databases.
Better than ever!

Enterprise Surveys/ World Bank Group

Thursday, January 02, 2020

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

NBER Macrohistory: IX. Financial Status of Business

Historical data.  US.  Depending on topic,starting late 19th C - 1969.  Nat'l Bureau of Economic Research.

Monday, December 30, 2019

Strunk, William, Elements of Style

The classic reference for writers.
"rules of usage and principles of composition most commonly violated."

Saturday, December 28, 2019

Data - Doing Business-World Bank

2003-current. "The data are presented in a variety of ways"
(different from other WB Doing Business sites)

"See all the data for 190 economies: rankings for topics, indicator values, and detailed information like the steps required to start a business.

Friday, December 27, 2019

Foreign Trade - U.S. Census

Trade with countries data.  1960 - current.

This one is the best - free and no registration required!

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

US Trade Balance.

US Int'l Trade Commission.  Trade by country
Free reg.req.

Monday, December 23, 2019

List of Business Surveys

"U.S. Census Bureau conducts more than 130 surveys each year."

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Recording Industry Ass'n of America

Facts & Research.  See also "US Sales Database"
Well done.  a trade ass'n

Friday, December 20, 2019


 Nat'l Bureau of Economic Research.  International. A superlative gateway to other organizations' data sites
(gov't & non-gov't)  e.g. Penn World tables.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

What is SOFR? The new U.S. Libor alternative -

Secured Overnight Financing Rate  
The New York Federal Reserve   (Reuters)

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

National Statistical Offices

Direct link to web-sites. Thanks, WTO.

Monday, December 16, 2019

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Saturday, December 14, 2019

"Research Information" a UK publication

"The essential link between publishers, librarians and researchers." Well, we'll decide that.
Global coverage. Free registration required.

Friday, December 13, 2019

Personal note - I can't seem to be able to delete "comments."
Anybody know how? TIA, t

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Data Brokers | Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

You know all those endless privacy docs you never read...
They're all here.  Enjoy!