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5 New High-tech Innovations Taking Ecommerce by Storm

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New technologies in ecommerce are helping find a medium between virtual and traditional brick-and-mortar storefronts. Some retailers are stepping up their services to provide a more personalized convenient way for shoppers to purchase their products. With the launch of Paypal’s new facial recognition service I decided to take a look into other technologies being used […]

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Today’s Top Ecommerce News For August 22

PayPal Testing Face-Verification System for Mobile Payments (Mashable.com) “While we’re not quite scanning retinas à la Mission Impossible and Minority Report, PayPal is now testing face verification for mobile-payment transactions.” User Reviews Can Make or Break a Business (Greenhostit.com) “Mom always said don’t accept candy from strangers, but what about advice? How reliable is it? […]

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Why Your Business Needs To Rethink The Customer Service Experience On Mobile Tablets

Year after year, the tablet market has increased with sales reaching 119 milllion in 2012. The Ipad in particular has seen tremendous growth with no signs of slowing down this year. It is now even more important to optimize your website to create a relevant customer experience on tablets. The use of Responsive design templates […]

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Five ways online retailers are preparing for Holiday 2013 (Shop.org) “Shop.org recently asked retailers how early they start planning their online holiday season. Half of the respondents said they’ve been preparing for the holidays since April or May. This is one takeaway in the 2013 Shop.org Pre-Holiday Retailer Survey, conducted last month with Prosper Insights […]

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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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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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Is This The Future Of Ecommerce? Googles Experiments With YouTube Stores

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When Google bought Youtube we knew it was an acquisition to further cement their stake in the online video industry. An average of 72 Hours of video are uploaded to youtube every 60 seconds ranging from all different subjects. One of the most popular categories has been instructional how-to videos which has been led by […]

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Meet Helpouts, Google’s Secret Project That Turns Hangouts Into A Commerce Platform (Techcrunch.com) “While its roots lie in search, today, Google wears many hats. From self-driving cars and wearable technology to social networking and mobile operating systems, there are few industries where the search and advertising giant has yet to make its presence felt. Lately, […]

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An E-Commerce Giant Reveals Its Strange Strategy: Sending Customers To Competitors (Forbes.com) “Wayfair is really good at selling things online. The Boston-based company sold $600 million worth of home décor products last year, and CEO Niraj Shah says that revenues are growing at 40% quarter-over-quarter. At that rate, the company could close in on $1 […]

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