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Holiday Predictions Based on 1 Trillion Website Visits

The continuous release of holiday e-commerce forecasts and findings is just getting started, but not all of them are created equal in terms of objectivity and breadth. The "Holiday Prediction" report from Adobe Digital Insights...

How Shoppers Define a Good Deal

The official start to the holiday season is less than one month away and retailers are hard at work perfecting their strategies to maximize their revenue-earning potential, which includes analyzing how consumers perceive a promotion...

66% of Online Shoppers Have Made Recent Cross-Border Purchases

The Internet has afforded many populations with easy access to information on other parts of the world, and even their products too. In fact, a new Pitney Bowes survey finds the majority of global consumers shop cross-border, which...

Employee Impact on the Deal-Hunting, Info-Gathering Consumer

When shopping online, the world is at a consumer's fingertips - they can research pricing, product info, peer insights and more to make the most informed decision whether that's at home on their couch or in-store. Where most...

Start Thinking About Tax Season Now

Cloud-based tax compliance automation solution Avalara announced TrustFile for QuickBooks , a $24/month system that will allows small businesses running QB Online and QB Desktop to import their sales tax data, then automatically prepare...

101: The Right Site Search for Online Stores

:: By Alexander Levashov, Magenable :: Do you know what must-have online store functionality is used by 43 percent of visitor and provides 1.5-3 times better conversion? Your guess is right, it is site search. In this post you can...

E-Tailers: Tune Up Your On-Site Search Before the Holiday Rush

:: By Jordi Torras, Inbenta :: The holiday season is already upon us. In fact, 40 percent of consumers begin holiday shopping by Halloween, according to the National Retail Federation. For e-tailers, this means the time is now to take...

Selling on Google Shopping Gets Easier

Google is making it easier for users of several popular e-commerce platforms to sell through Google Shopping. Users of e-commerce platforms including BigCommerce, Prestashop and Magento will now be able to submit their product information...

Tips for Marketing Your E-Commerce Biz

:: By Derek Miller, CopyPress :: The e-commerce economy is thriving. Every day more and more online businesses are launched, with competition only getting more difficult. While starting an e-commerce store is easy, to really dominate...

SAP Hybris, Hurricanes & Hype-Free

Drunk tank pink, it’s the amoxicillin-looking color said to calm and weaken opponents and the name of a NY Times best-selling book from Adam Alter, a marketing and psychology professor at NYU who presented last week at SAP Hybris...

End Shopping Cart Abandonment with MailChimp, WooCommerce

Ask any online retailer and they will tell you point blank that one of there biggest problem is that of shopping cart abandonment. Consumers visit the site, add a product to the cart, and then leave (often unexpectedly). SUBSCRIBE...

Don't Miss These Holiday "Ship By" Dates for 2016

Believe it or not, Holiday 2016 is upon us and with any luck (and a lot of hard work) you'll be busy sending products to consumers over the next few months. Check out the infographic below from ShipStation , which shows the holiday...

Retail-Like Experiences for Air, Land & Sea

From mobile apps to check in and receive updates to websites to research and book trips, the travel and transport industry offers its fair share of digital properties on which to interact, but many vendors lack the customer awareness...

DOT Project Collects, Leverages Behavior Data for Revenue Growth

Total Wine & More is on pace to reach well over $2 billion revenue this year, and executives there are quite happy with the growth they’ve received since launching its self-named "digital omnichannel transformation"...

Unknown Truths About Ratings and Reviews

Theresa O’Neil, PowerReviews Shoppers have come to rely on ratings and reviews when making purchasing decisions for just about everything – from hotels and books to movies and apparel. Ratings and reviews drive more conversions...

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