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Amazon Drops Price on Some AWS Instances

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced price reductions for its R3, C4 and M4 instances - the virtual portions of physical servers in the company's many data centers. AWS is under significant competitive pressures with Microsoft...

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Embed Book Previews with Amazon

Embedding video and audio on websites is quite common, but books? Not so much but that's about to change. Amazon announced a new featured this week, Kindle instant book previews, that will enable publishers to give their users...

5 Showstopping Websites & What They Did Right

:: By Nadav Shoval, Spot.IM :: As you know, your website is the face of your brand--or ambassador if you will. Like any good representative, an ambassador has to look and act the part by putting his or her best face forward, empowering...

Prime Rules the Holiday Season...Again

More than 3 million new members joined Amazon Prime in the third week of December this year – just in time for last-minute holiday shipping. Along with welcoming the new members, Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com, said...

Fake Reviews Targeted by Amazon

Amazon is getting serious (again) about the presence of bogus reviews on its platform, but is not looking at companies engaged in the practice exclusively any more. The Internet retailer has reportedly sued 1,144 people who used gig...

The Majority of Product Searches Start on Amazon

A whopping 44 percent of U.S. consumers go straight to Amazon when beginning to search for products online, bypassing search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo. This data, which comes from a recent Survata study commissioned by BloomReach...

Inspector Provides Automated Security Assessment

At this week's re:invent conference, Amazon introduced a service that looks for and identifies potential security and compliance vulnerabilities. The new Amazon Inspector tool (available now in preview) analyzes the behavior of...

Shopify and Amazon Team Up

Shopify and Amazon are teaming up to help merchants grow their online businesses. In fact, Shopify has been selected as Amazon’s preferred migration provider for Amazon Webstore merchants. Additionally, Shopify announced that...

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Amazon Says So Long to Flash Ads

Amazon announced that it will no longer accept Flash ads on Amazon.com, AAP (Amazon Advertising Platform), and various IAB standard placements across its owned/operated domains. According to the official announcement, the development...

Amazon Retools PPC Ad Offerings

Amazon will be killing off its e-commerce-friendly pay-per-click advertising program, Product Ads, which allowed businesses (specifically online retailers) to send traffic directly to their own websites. The company began notifying...

Amazon's MySQL Alternative Aurora in Focus

Looking for an alternative to your old, clunky MySQL database? Amazon has released Amazon Aurora , a MySQL-compatible database engine that may just be the perfect fit. Amazon is positioning the relational database as an alternative...

#PrimeDay Roundup: A Success for Amazon but a Let Down for Many Consumers

Amazon has announced the sales from its much hyped (yet disappointing for some) Prime Day. According to the e-commerce juggernaut, customers ordered more than 34 million items across Prime-eligible countries, breaking Black Friday...

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How to Optimize for Amazon Search

:: By Travis Bliffen, Stellar SEO :: Most of us think of Google or YouTube when we decide we want to rank a product being sold online. Even though both are a great source for online traffic and sales, there is another great piece of...

Barely Managing to Lead: The Evolution of the Corporate Structure for Projects and Agencies

By Geoff Wilson, 352 Inc. , The dawn of 2015 marked the beginning of an era for Zappos, the billion dollar online retailer. Company job titles no longer existed – and instead employees became part of a self-governing corporate...

Snag More Conversions and Reviews

A new type of deals website is trying to make a splash in the e-commerce industry. The website, called Snagshout , aims to provide consumers with a unique shopping experience while also providing value to merchants. This is because...

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