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Christmas in July: Why You Should Prepare Your Online Store for the Holidays Now (Volusion.com) “In the middle of July you’re consumed with sunny days, barbecues and beach vacations. Sleigh bells, snowflakes and gift wrap are probably the last things on your mind, and that’s understandable. As an online business owner, though, you need to […]

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E-commerce Success Story: How Bertie’s Closet turned a Hobby into a Goldmine (Pretashop.com) “I see hundreds of PrestaShop stores launch every day but when I came across Bertie’s Closet their beautiful site and unique products left me in awe. Selling original handmade laptop, tablet and kindle cases, Bertie’s Closet illustrates how two imaginative individuals sewing […]

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Fab ditches flash sales emails, unveils ‘following’ system to help shoppers discover new deals (thenextweb.com) “Fab, the e-commerce startup dedicated to design products, has made a significant move today after it stopped sending its signature flash sales emails in favor of a more personalized approach that lets users ‘follow’ categories of interest, a la Pinterest” […]

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Ecommerce Analytics for Multiple Devices, Channels (PracticalEcommerce.com) “Many ecommerce owners use analytics to measure page views, traffic, and conversion rates. That is all well and good, but it is old-school. In today’s multi-device, multichannel world, marketers are finding it challenging to connect the dots between the web, mobile, and their backend data. A simplified view […]

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What You Need to Know About the New Facebook Ads (Shopify.org) “Facebook quietly announced a slew of changes to its ads and Page tools this summer. Aside from the addition of hashtags, most of the updates weren’t covered outside of social marketing circles. As a store owner, these changes are meaningful for your business if […]

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The Importance of Social Media for Ecommerce Websites (Ecommerce Marketing) “Since the early 2000s, online social media has made rapid growth in shaping the Internet. Today, hundreds of millions if not billions of people spending their time on social media portals such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, and YouTubes.” State of the E-Conomy: e-commerce […]

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How to Sell Online if You Already Have a Physical Store (PracticalCommerce.com) “There are many steps required to begin selling online, even if you already have a physical store. This article provides several how-to tips to start selling online if you already have a brick-and-mortar store.” 9 Simple Ways to Write Product Descriptions that Sell […]

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From e-commerce to space commerce? (Internet Retailer) “The eBay Inc.-owned payment service this week announced the launch of PayPal Galactic, an effort designed to “prepare and support the future of space commerce.” Working with the SETI Institute, the privately funded research group known for its efforts to discover extraterrestrial intelligence, PayPal is looking ahead to […]

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News Headlines Teenage Online Shopping Trends (Practical eCommerce) “Teenagers spend a lot of money. The 35.6 million teens in the United States are accomplished multi-channel shoppers and notoriously fickle, so marketing to them is a challenge. Luckily, this age group is a favorite subject of consumer researchers and a good deal of recent data exists to […]

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