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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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Today’s Top News For August 15

Facebook Testing PayPal-Style Mobile E-Commerce Payments, Starting With JackThreads (Techcrunch.com) “Facebook is going to be a means of payment for purchasing stuff via mobile e-commerce apps, according to a new report from AllThingsD. The social network will offer mobile shoppers the ability to pay with Facebook via their login credentials the same way that we […]

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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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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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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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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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