Use Text Analytics Technologies To Handle Mountains Of Unstructured Data

Forrester eCommerce

Enterprises are sitting on mountains of unstructured data – 61% have more than 100 Tb and 12% have more than 5 Pb! Luckily there are mature technologies out there that can help. First, enterprise information architects should consider general purpose text analytics platforms. These are capable of handling most if not all text analytics use […].

How To Be GDPR Compliant For Ecommerce Stores – A Concise Summary Of What You Need To Do

My Wife Quit Her Job

Instead, they either regurgitate the GDPR document which is borderline unreadable or they scare the cr@% out of you so you’ll pay for their consulting services:) Well this post will tell you what you need to do without the lawyer speak… Disclaimer: I am not a lawyer nor am I an expert on GDPR.

Restoring Consumer Trust In Retailers’ Data Management: Can DMS Help?

Retail TouchPoints

Looking at the course of information management’s evolution over the past 20 years, retailers now predominantly store information digitally, yet un-securely, while using paper documents, too. Jesse Wood is the CEO of eFileCabinet , a Lehi, Utah-based document management software company.

Everything You Need to Know About Achieving PCI Compliance [Checklist Included]

BigCommerce

In fact, a quick scan for PCI compliance documentation online will lead you to believe that PCI compliance is easy. The SAQ is a relatively short document (i.e. The underlying strong encryption architecture must be fully documented and kept up to date.

Business Process Management: Propelling Business Towards Compliance For GDPR

Retail TouchPoints

New plans must be drawn up for each organization, as well as documented and communicated to internal stakeholders, thus creating new processes. By Mark Holenstein, Signavio The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a popular topic among businesses around the globe.

The Secret to CRO Testing? Culture [How to Do it]

BigCommerce

Don’t forget to document the process. We have not yet mentioned the subject of properly documenting your CRO process. Your initial documentation should outline the most important metrics and the goals you want to achieve.

What Happens When Your Startup is Acquired by a Big-Name Brand?

Kissmetrics

The company’s first product Feedbackr, was build around the simple premise of uploading a document, and then getting feedback on those ideas and making changes to the file accordingly.

Crazy Customer Service Stories – Lessons Learned Answering Calls For Our Wedding Shop

My Wife Quit Her Job

In any case, I thought that it would be fun to document some of the crazy customer support calls. I’ve been hung up on. I’ve been cursed out. I’ve been been treated like a minimum wage worker. But I’ve always sucked it up because that’s what it takes to run a successful wedding linens business.

Announcing Early Access Beta BigCommerce for WordPress: Marrying Scalable Content and Commerce

BigCommerce

Explore BigCommerce Documentation & Learn More. Today, we are excited to announce our early access developer beta BigCommerce for WordPress plugin.

The Headless Commerce Showdown: The Unseen Strategy Retailers Use to Win Ecommerce Market Share

BigCommerce

Well-documented developer documents. Businesses are living in an era of wealth, liquidity and mobility. Amazon edges near $1 trillion in market value. Netflix recently surpassed Disney in value. What do both of these companies have in common?

Your Checklist for a Penalty-Free Tax Season [Important 2018 Dates Included]

BigCommerce

Proper documentation for claiming tax credits and deductions: According to the IRS, you should keep records of your gross receipts, proof of purchases, expense documents and documents to verify assets. Every business is unique and so is its tax situation. This not only leaves a lot of room for different tax strategies across all businesses, but it also means most business owners are unsure about where to start.

3 Questions to Optimize Your A/B Tests

UpSellIt

Checkpoint #2: Are You Documenting Diligently? Keep your documents easily sharable is imperative to aid other departments and their goals. Knowledge is power, especially in modern marketing.

Ecommerce Shipping: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Shipping Profitability

BigCommerce

You send the package to the international freight forwarder’s hub and they take care of preparing and processing customs and other documentation involved in shipping internationally. Customs Documentation. You will be required to complete documents for your international shipments.

The Complete Handbook to Sales Tax, Business Tax and Amazon FBA Tax (+92 Ways to Save)

BigCommerce

Enable document submission: Available within “Tax Options” in the BigCommerce “Store Setup” This feature ensures completed invoices and credits are recorded in Avalara and populate sales tax reports to help you reconcile and file returns.

Wine Ecommerce: How To Sell & Ship Wine in 2018

BigCommerce

The required documentation to sell wine from an online store depends on the state in which you operate as well as the states to which you ship. Become familiar with customs documentation. There are several different certifications and documents you must complete in order to export wine.

Do You Have a Consistent Marketing Message?

Zaius

Once you’ve worked out exactly what you stand for, you need to create a brand document that defines the tone and language you will use across all your marketing channels. When you see Amazon’s logo, you immediately know exactly what you’re about to get.

5 Common Multi-Channel Challenges and How to Overcome Them

SellBrite

For example, see this requirements and best practices document from Amazon. In this document, you’ll learn all the best practices and requirements for adding images to your product listing pages. You can do this by compiling text and links in a Google sheet, or by adding documents and screenshots to a Dropbox folder. To succeed and scale, you can no longer rely on offline spreadsheets and documents when tracking and managing inventory.

Digitally Reinventing The Retail Store With Mobile

Retail TouchPoints

Traditionally, these promoters relied on time-consuming, manual-based processes — primarily phone and email communication and paper documentation — that impacted the overall quality of the promotion. By Rodney Bryant, ?Apple Apple + IBM Partner ship The recent bankruptcies and shuttering of apparel brands such as The Limited, American Apparel and Aéropostale, combined with declining sales at some brick-and-mortar stores, point to the demise of the physical store.

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The 19 Ecommerce Growth Challenges of 2018, Outlined by Amazon’s Annual Report

BigCommerce

Failure to maintain these documents can result in negative business impacts. On May 18th, Amazon released its Annual Report for the past fiscal year (2017). The Amazon Annual Report, which is made available to the public through the SEC, recapped the company’s remarkable year of growth.

More Traffic, Less Money: 13 Tactics to Build Inbound Links for Your Online Store

BigCommerce

Create an Excel document and write down all their website links and export the document as a.csv file. You can benefit from these documents not only by making them available on your website, but also sharing them on sites like SlideShare or Scribd.

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The Empowered Marketer: What B2C Brands Can Learn from B2B Marketing

Zaius

It turned out, I made the change to the file in their competitor’s document that they were working on with a client. What’s your favorite ecommerce blog right now? Shopify? BigCommerce? Maybe Zaius? If you’re looking to learn about trends in the industry, new marketing tactics, and the newest ideas to drive results, that’s likely where you turn. But why is that content so interesting to you?

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Automating Image Optimization: Akamai Image Manager Now Available for BigCommerce Merchants

BigCommerce

Optimizing Your Images Documentation. If you’re selling online, you already know that when it comes to page load times — speed kills. .

Holiday Season Creeping Up On You? Brick-And-Mortar Stores Are Still Under Attack

Retail TouchPoints

Outline Headings you add to the document will appear here By​ ​Nir​ ​Polak,​ ​Exabeam.

Your Quick Start Guide to Cross-Border Ecommerce in China, India & The Middle East

BigCommerce

This requires the following documentation: . Providing this documentation may be difficult if you do not have an in-country partner or if you are simply just getting started with selling globally. . Bank account and supporting KYC documents (Address Proof, and Cancelled check).

How to Keep Your Branding, Voice, and Style Intact No Matter Where You’re Selling

SellBrite

Tip #2: Create Documentation. As you work to develop clear guidelines about your brand and the voice, style, and personality you want to use, make sure to document it. “To This document will outline your brand’s standards for tone, voice, and style. This goes back to the importance of creating a document that people can easily find and refer to when they have questions about your brand. Then, share that document with the team and reference it often.

8 Ecommerce ERP Integration Patterns & Data Orchestration Frameworks

BigCommerce

By implementing ERPs to keep track of these processes in real-time, you can reduce time–consuming tasks such as testing, training, configuration, documentation, and more.

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How to Use Single Keyword Ad Groups (SKAGs) to Drive Highly Relevant, Highly Targeted PPC Traffic

BigCommerce

Subscribe for a HTMLG membership to stop adding promotional messages to your documents. Whether single keyword ad groups (SKAGs) are old news or a new find to you, they’re quickly becoming a well-known best practice for PPC account setup.

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Need Ecommerce Business Ideas? 27 Experts Give You Their Best Bet

BigCommerce

The seller that comes along with a much richer experience that includes how-to videos, proper documentation, and carefully thought-through effort to address the top 10 problems/issues a customer is likely to have when buying or using the item.

How I Started My Online Store – From Idea To First Sale

Store Growers

To be completely transparent I’ve long wanted to start my own online store and document the whole process. All throughout the launch, I was documenting the whole process Twitter. It was my first time doing everything in public, documenting and live streaming.

How To Fix Your Google Shopping Feed Without Going Crazy

Store Growers

Be sure to also check tab 2 in the document called Example. “I just got a mail from Google saying they’re suspending my Merchant Account got suspended!” Audrey messaged me. This wasn’t good. A couple of days before, she had reached out to me with some questions about Google Shopping.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Conversion Optimization

VTNS Solutions

This is why having a documentation process and following a framework is important. And you document your result so that other people can learn from it. What do you do when you have all the traffic, ranking and yet the leads or sales refuses to come or you want more conversion?

Blackbell Review: A Simple and Affordable Way to Sell Services

Ecommerce Platforms

Blackbell customer support is provided through email and an excellent documentation center, or knowledge base. I'm a huge fan of this since sometimes you can't wait around for an email, but you also don't have the time to search around the documentation.

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72% of Sites Fail Ecommerce Site Search Expectations: 3 Steps + a Checklist to Ensure Yours Isn’t One of Them

BigCommerce

This data] comes as little surprise, as we’ve already documented how severely desktop ecommerce search misaligns with users’ search behavior,” points out the author of the Baymard study. It’s official: mobile ecommerce on-site search experiences are abysmal.

5 Ways a Hypermedia API Simplifies Ecommerce

GetElastic

They don’t have to read documentation, study a book, or ask a lot of questions.” Companies want to engage more customers, in more ways, and in more environments. But with all the new digital experiences available, consistency is proving difficult.

How to Source and Manufacture Products for Your Online Business

BigCommerce

Be sure to document any labor costs, whether it’s money spent or time spent. Congrats, you’ve gotten through the most critical first step of starting an online store — selecting the perfect products to sell. Now you need to figure out how you’ll source those products.

4 Types of User Experience Research for Ecommerce Conversion

BigCommerce

After you’ve documented your baseline, it is time to start your research and identify the obstacles your visitors need to overcome to become customers. Customer research for ecommerce stores is essential.

The Complete Sales Tax Guide for Online Sellers [Nexus by State Included]

BigCommerce

document on their Department of Taxation Website. of this document for what constitutes “engaging in business in the state” of Rhode Island. Let’s start with the basics of ecommerce taxes. Ecommerce tax refers to the sales tax associated with an online sale.

How to Know If Your Content Marketing Just Isn’t Working

Kissmetrics

In their 2018 annual report on content marketing , CMI discovered that only 38% of B2C businesses have a documented strategy. Document your strategy. Content is king.

How Elon Musk’s New Rocket Helped My Online Store Take Off

Store Growers

I’ve tried a bunch of things to try and get traction, and have documented everything in detail. Last week was one of the most crazy and awesome weeks of my entrepreneurial journey. It all started on Tuesday at 2:15 am when my phone alarm buzzed me out of bed.

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CS-Cart Review: A Solid Self-hosted Platform with Tricky Pricing

Ecommerce Platforms

If you do run into some problems, the CS-Cart documentation is there to help. You can also find all sorts of documentation, user guides, developer guides, and a full help desk with articles on support materials.