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Weekend Read: Top Ecommerce News Of The Week

Catch up on this weeks latest ecommerce news and our posts of the week. Happy reading and enjoy your weekend! Design Trends Of The Top 200 eCommerce Websites “Do you want to know more about what’s common in the design of the top 200 eCommerce websites?” 6 Psychological Triggers that Win Sales and Influence Customers […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For Sept 6

4 New Twitter Stats to Help You Turn Followers Into Customers (Colderice.com) “As a small business owner you know the importance of social media as a low-cost, effective, and potentially explosive means to grow your business.” An easy way to measure a product’s conversion rate (Bigcommerce..com) “The overall conversion rate for your store is an […]

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How To Easily Track Your Ecommerce Mobile Performance In One Place

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It’s no secret mobile is now more important than ever for your ecommerce business. According to research, Mobile commerce will account for 24.4% of overall ecommerce revenues by the end of 2017. In order to grow your mobile users you must understand and track the activity going on in your site. Luckily with the introduction of […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For Sept 5

6 Psychological Triggers that Win Sales and Influence Customers (Shopify.com) “Whenever anyone asks me what marketing books I recommend that will help them sell more, the very first one I point them to is “Influence” by Robert Cialdini, published in 1984. A professor of psychology and marketing, Cialdini lays out six ways you can get […]

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12 Interesting Stats On The Current State Of The Ecommerce Industry

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Here are some useful statistics gathered from several research companies on the ecommerce industry. This can help you target new customers and focus on growth in new areas. Whether you currently own a store or work in ecommerce these stats can help you gain more insight into the current trends going on in the industry […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For Sept 4

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Small Businesses Make When Starting an Ecommerce Website (Huffingtonpost.com) “After lengthy discussions with my support team, who work actively with over 500 new ecommerce businesses, we have unanimously agreed that these are the 5 biggest mistakes individuals and small businesses make when opening an ecommerce store.” 6 Psychological Triggers that Win […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For Sept 3

The Pros and Cons of Responsive Design for Ecommerce “Responsive design is not just a fad, it’s a real response to the need for websites to serve users across devices in an efficient and scalable way. But it’s been relatively slow to catch on with ecommerce — with only 2% of the IR500 using a […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For August 29

9 Data Sets Every Ecommerce Company Should Measure (Mashable.com) “Curious about which metrics really matter, we asked a panel of successful e-commerce entrepreneurs which pieces of data they measure regularly and what it tells them about their overall strategy. Their best answers are below.” comScore: Mobile Commerce May Top $25 Billion This Year (Mashable.com) “Mobile […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For August 28

Mobile Ecommerce Growing 2x Faster than Traditional Channels (Cmswire.com) “A comScore report has found mobile ecommerce is growing twice as fast as with traditional ecommerce, and one out of every 10 ecommerce dollars is now spent on either a smartphone or tablet.” The Commerce EvRolution, Part 1: Shopping Trends (Practicalcommerce.com) “Did I just make up […]

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10 Useful Tips To Increase Your Online Sales This Holiday Season

The holiday season is right around the corner and now is the time to start prepping your ecommerce store to take advantage. Many of the largest sales happen during the Black Friday, Christmas, and New Year holidays. In fact for some retailers the holidays account for up to 40% of their annual sales. Check out […]

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