Category Archives: eCommerce

The Rise of ECommerce – Infographic

Since the birth of the Internet, ecommerce has rapidly taken market share from traditional brick-and-mortar stores. The infographic below shows some interesting data on the rise of ecommerce as well as the diminishing trend of brick-and-mortar stores.

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Tips to Increase Sales around Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is here! Unfortunately, it can get tough to get people to notice your products unless you are selling cards, flowers, candies, lingerie or jewelry. Yet there are ways to get people to pay attention to your products even … Continue reading

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Known Quantity: What Consumers Look for During Product Searches

It’s no secret that consumers often prefer to deal with familiar, known retailers when it comes to searching for products online. However, it’s more than just a brand name that compels consumers to choose certain retailers as they conduct product … Continue reading

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7 Powerful SEO Opportunities for Ecommerce Sites

I don’t need to tell you that SEO for an Ecommerce site is really, really hard. First off, you have literally hundreds — and sometimes thousands — of pages on your site that you need to optimize. In fact, Google … Continue reading

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Online Shopping Innovations

Shopping online continues to experience dramatic growth, with US consumers shelling out well over $200 billion in 2012 – and that number is projected to reach $327 billion by 2016 according to Forrester Research. However, when it comes to providing … Continue reading

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The Road to Making Your First Sale Online – Infographic

Here’s a beautiful infographic brought to you by WebStarts. This one gives you some basic tips on running your own ecommerce business, accompanied by some interesting stats. Give us your feedback on this infographic, or offer advice to the other … Continue reading

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F-Commerce: Turning Facebook Likes into Buys

At the risk of stating the obvious, Facebook is booming. The daddy of social media platforms recently announced its billionth member. Business usage in terms of Facebook pages stands at over 11 million (and counting). Most savvy business owners recognize … Continue reading

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Payvment: A Storefront for Facebook

Social commerce is fast becoming a major trend in online retail, what with Facebook, Twitter and other social networks paving the way for greater, wider connection across the world. A number of e-commerce applications and platforms have been developed so … Continue reading

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Search Engine Optimization & Shopping Carts – eCommerce SEO

Did you know that your choice of ecommerce shopping cart is critical to the success of your online business? It’s true. The search engine optimization of the shopping cart you use, and in particular, the way that the shopping cart … Continue reading

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The Google Gadget that Makes Selling Online a “Snap”

If one or all of the following applies to you, please raise your hand – “I want to sell something on the Net”, “I have no technical or coding skills”, or “I don’t want to be bothered with a merchant … Continue reading

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