Author Archives: George Sprouse

Today’s Top Ecommerce news For August 14

Email Marketing 101: How to Write the Perfect Customer Email¬†(Zippycart.com) “Every company now seems to be on the email marketing bandwagon and with good business justification. Email is one of the most efficient marketing communications tools available today with current and potential customers, partially because it is very cost effective. With such popularity, inboxes are […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For August 13

Five ways niche ecommerce sites can beat Amazon (Econsultancy.com) “Ecommerce niche sites have found themselves in a similar drama, battling to hold their place in the market and the SERPs against mammoth retailers like Amazon, Staples, and Walmart. While these larger sites certainly have both marketing and SEO advantages: fast delivery, aggressive pricing, enormous SEO […]

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7 Shocking Stats You May Not Now About The Internet

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6 Ecommerce Sites Partnering With Celebrites To Generate Sales

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The internet has been all a craze these days over Curation. In a world of content abundance, users can become overwhelmed with the overflow of ¬†information from tweets, facebook, blogs, video’s and other media. Curation is the new magic that makes the web work by allowing human filters to sort content and bring back the […]

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You Snooze, You Lose: Why Your Site Needs To Be Mobile Friendly In 2013

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From 2011 to 2012, Mobile sales in the U.S. alone nearly doubled with this years forecast expected to grow even more. Yet despite these stats 90% of eCommerce sites are not optimized for this type of traffic. When a customer visits your site on their mobile device and it doesn’t work well they feel like […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News

6 Benefits of Predictive Analytics for Online Retailers (Practicalecommerce.com) “Predictive analytics is a process that uses machine learning to analyze data and make predictions. It has been used for a long time, though the adoption has been low because of the complexity and costs. With Big Data, both of these things are changing, as more […]

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A Look At How Online Retailers Are Promoting Their Brand Using Instagram Video

Instagram for business allows retailers to post content that lets them share experiences and adventures with their followers. A 15 second video gives an opportunity for a retailer to showcase products and let users really feel and see the product they may be interested in. Some companies are using this opportunity to present moments users […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News

Adpost, IKEA Named Fastest eCommerce Websites (Pymnts.com) “ECommerce businesses may want to rethink their web optimization approach after reading the findings published in Radware’s newest report. The application solution provider found that eCommerce page load times rose by more than 10 percent from 2012 to 2013 in their new study, entitled “State of the Union: […]

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5 Ways to Create The Ultimate Customer Experience

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News

SEO and Magento Ecommerce (Practicalecommerce.com) “The bottom line for any Ecommerce site is selling products. The idea is (or should be) to make money. In order to do this you have to get people to visit your site, and once there convert them into customers. Getting visitors is done by marketing your site. The conversion […]

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