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Holiday Season 2016: More Mobile and Millennial?

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce-related, insight-infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce-related content from a variety of top tier content creators. It’s that time of year again — the holiday […]

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5 Trends Pointing Towards the Future of Ecommerce

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce-related, insight-infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce-related content from a variety of top tier content creators. As with any growing space, ecommerce is a landscape […]

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As Malls Die, Warehouses (and Ecommerce) Thrive

A decades-old staple of American commerce is quickly becoming history: one by one, malls are shuttering their doors, and somewhere in the United States a warehouse opens its own. At the core of this movement is ecommerce. A Bigger Chunk of the Pie Over the course of the next few years, a third of all American malls […]

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A Taxing Topic: The State of Online Sales Taxes

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce-related, insight-infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce-related content from a variety of top tier content creators. There’s a saying that only two things are certain […]

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8 Psychological Principles to Apply to Your Online Business

When a consumer visits your website, any number of things can influence their decision to purchase and engage with your brand. There’s the typical factors, like product, pricing, and brand, but there are also psychological factors — factors hardwired into our brains that can play a major role in our decisions. The following eight principles are […]

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An Outlook on Email’s Role in the Purchase Process

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce-related, insight-infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce-related content from a variety of top tier content creators. It seems we’re always covering the topic of email, […]

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5 Back-To-School Trends and Tips for Selling Online

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce-related, insight-infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce related content from a variety of top tier content creators. August is here, and that means we’re one […]

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5 Updates in the World of Fulfillment

Each week, we publish a mishmash of ecommerce related, insight infused articles for your to smash through. Just as we collect business information across all of a merchant’s channels in a single place, we’re doing the same for ecommerce related content from a variety of top tier content creators. It seems like we’ve been covering […]

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Using Snapchat, and a Snapshot into Its Growing Power

Nearly every six months, it’s as if another social media platform is praised as the social-media-marketing-messiah. It’s rapidly picked up by consumers, and must be added to your social media mix or you’ll lose out. You’re probably familiar with Snapchat by now, and it’s starting to follow the same sort of trend. It’s been around for a while, […]

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Abandonment Issues: Stemming the Flow of Cart Abandonment

Shopping cart abandonment is one of e-commerce’s biggest revenue leaks. It dwarfs even bounce rate: Bounce averages 55% across industries; cart abandonment is around 68%, depending on survey and industry area. That’s more than two-thirds of potential revenue pouring out the funnel. How can we arrest at least some of this flow? In order to […]

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