Tue.Jan 08, 2019

Blockchain And GDPR: Not Mutually Exclusive But Can Be A Toxic Blend

Forrester eCommerce

Depending on who you listen to, the combination of GDPR and distributed ledger technology (DLT, AKA blockchain) is either a poisonous cocktail or a magic potion.

How to Run an Online Contest for Your B2C Brand

Zaius

If you’re anything like me, you’ll have spent the first few weeks of the new year when it’s gray and cold looking at holidays in the sun. After hours (and hours) of browsing photos of golden sands and turquoise seas, I started seeing retargeted ads with contests to win vacations.

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7 Marketing Mistakes That Nearly Broke Me… Literally

Kissmetrics

When you look at me, what do you see? Someone who is a marketer… maybe even an entrepreneur. As you may already know, I’ve co-founded a handful of companies. I’ve received a handful of awards from people like President Obama and the United Nations. And I am a New York Times bestselling author.

Blake Nordstrom: Gone too soon, but his impact on retail will long be remembered

Steve Dennis

I met Blake Nordstrom, co-president of the namesake retailer, only one time, and it was way back in 2005. I was an executive at Neiman Marcus, and many of us on the senior leadership team were attending the grand opening of our new store at the Shops of La Cantera in San Antonio, Texas.

Sneak Peek at NRF 2019 Retail’s Big Show

OrderDynamics

Sneak Peek at NRF 2019 Retail’s Big Show. As of this writing, we are one week away from NRF 2019 Retail’s Big Show. For retail, this is the big event. Last year’s show drew in 37,000 participants. This year, we expect even more to attend.

We Used Ahrefs to Analyze 25 Highly Competitive eCommerce Search Terms. Here’s What We Found

Inflow Insights

How can you rank your eCommerce product pages for competitive terms? What page elements help product pages rank well for trending and profitable keywords? Is building as many backlinks as possible really the key to ranking well? Hint: nope).

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What’s Spree Commerce? Everything You Need to Know

Ecommerce Platforms

Have you come across Spree Commerce while browsing the web, and are you unsure what it is and whether it'll help your business? If so, you're in the right place. Read our thorough review to get to grips with everything you need to know about this software. Let's dive in! Who's Spree Commerce?

Gartner mentions FarEye in the Hype Cycle for Multienterprise Solutions, 2018 under the Global Logistics Visibility technology

Retail Technology Review

FarEye, a technology solution to run eCommerce and supply chain logistics operations has been mentioned as a sample vendor in Gartner’s recent Hype Cycle report for Multienterprise Solutions[1] under the Global Logistics Visibility technology which was published on 13 December 2018. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

How to Work with Digital Influencers to Increase Your Instagram Followers

Bootstrapping Ecommerce

If you’re wondering how new brands go from 0 - 100,000 followers super fast we’re here to spill the secrets: They work with digital influencers. The post How to Work with Digital Influencers to Increase Your Instagram Followers appeared first on Bootstrapping Ecommerce. Getting Traffic

Amazon FBA & Referral Fee Changes [February 2019]

CPC Strategy

Amazon recently announced they will be adjusting their rates for the Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) service in the U.S. to reflect the changing costs of fulfillment, transportation, > Read More. The post Amazon FBA & Referral Fee Changes [February 2019] appeared first on Retail Performance Marketing Blog - CPC Strategy. Amazon Marketplace

Ecommerce Lately: December 2018

ecomdash

With the holidays behind us, let’s review all the latest happenings from December in our most recent Ecommerce Lately article. 2018 Marks the Biggest Online Shopping Period Ever. Adobe Analytics claims that between November 1st and December 19th, $110.6

Abandoned Cart Emails: How to Improve and What to Include?

Prisync

After the rush of the Christmas and New Year holiday period, many e-commerce owners find themselves struggling to pick up sales in January. People either don’t have the money or because they’re so focused on getting back to work, they don’t have the time to shop.

Our Top 10 Favourite Apps of 2018

A Better Lemonade Stand

If you’re interested in learning about new ways to run your ecommerce business better, check out this roundup of the best business apps for ecommerce! The post Our Top 10 Favourite Apps of 2018 appeared first on A Better Lemonade Stand. Resources & Tools Business Apps

Ecommerce Terms You Need To Know To Manage Your Digital Business

FastSpring

Marketers sure are good at jargon, aren’t they? We love talking about our KPIs, ROI, and margins. But when it comes to digital businesses where all transactions and fulfillment take place online, there’s a whole new set of terms you need to know in order to keep up. Not only do you have to know general business and accounting concepts, but you need to understand online marketing, coding, and conversion terms to monitor and grow your business.

Episode 66 – What’s Next for Amazon Sellers with Futurist Matt Ward

eCommerce Evolution

Matt Ward built an Amazon business from nothing with a goal of selling it for $1million in 12 months. His goal once the sale was final was to work on stuff that mattered more to him….He

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Amazon Best Sellers Rank (BSR)

CPC Strategy

You’ve likely heard about the Amazon Best Sellers Rank (BSR) on some forums or other Amazon seller blog posts. Perhaps some of your. Read More. The post Amazon Best Sellers Rank (BSR) appeared first on Retail Performance Marketing Blog - CPC Strategy. Amazon Marketplace

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The 5 Best Social Media Rewards Campaigns

Smile.io

Social media is an incredibly powerful tool for building a sustainable brand community. With millions of users on every platform, it’s a fantastic place to encourage customers to join and stay engaged with your community for a number of reasons: Reward Program Strategy

How to Use Targeted Marketing Emails to Entice Online Shoppers

PERQ

The post How to Use Targeted Marketing Emails to Entice Online Shoppers appeared first on PERQ. Marketing PERQ email marketing online engagement online marketing online shoppers perq marketing targeted email targeted marketing emails

Improving Your Mobile Strategy: Best Practices in 2019

Payoneer

Optimizing your eCommerce site for mobile is more important now than ever before. More and more consumers are using their smartphones and tablets to shop online. According to a recent Forrester report, consumer spending on mobile will likely top $93.5 billion in 2018—and reach $175.4 billion by 2022.

Amazon

Etail Solutions

Amazon Marketplace enables third-party sellers to sell new or used products on a fixed-price online marketplace alongside Amazon’s regular offerings. The post Amazon appeared first on Etail Solutions. Marketplace Partners

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Mobile Commerce and Emoji-Filled Subject Lines: Looking Back on the 2018 Holiday Season

Sailthru

Even though brick-and-mortar foot traffic was down during Cyber Weekend , American consumers spent a whopping $58.5 billion, a 19.9% increase over the previous year. And that was just during those five days, not even taking the rest of the holiday season into consideration.

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Ebay

Etail Solutions

eBay–best known for its auctions and its consumer to consumer sales–is an online marketplace where buyers and sellers to come together and buy or sell almost anything. The post Ebay appeared first on Etail Solutions. Marketplace Partners

Publish Your Website (You Know, the One You've Been Sitting on for a While)

Weebly

Building and designing your website but not publishing it is like cooking a delicious meal but not serving it—you're not only missing out on the fruits of your own labor, but you're depriving real people the opportunity to enjoy what you've created.

Wayfair

Etail Solutions

Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. The post Wayfair appeared first on Etail Solutions. Marketplace Partners

How to Move Excess Inventory After the Holidays

Wiser

So, you have excess inventory after the holidays. You are not alone. This is a common scenario faced by all retailers, as they spend months preparing for the holiday season, only to be left with the back of the store full of post-holiday inventory. This isn’t good for many reasons.

Walmart

Etail Solutions

Walmart offers top-notch support and a wide range of eCommerce services. While some providers vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti. The post Walmart appeared first on Etail Solutions. Marketplace Partners

Big Commerce

Etail Solutions

BigCommerce is an online store builder that allows you to do everything yourself, including add products, upload photos, process orders, create pages, create discount coupons, and more. The post Big Commerce appeared first on Etail Solutions. Ecosystem Partners

Commerce Hub

Etail Solutions

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DHL

Etail Solutions

DHL software makes it easy to manage orders across all selling channels. Print labels (multi-carrier) fast and automate tracking all with the guaranteed lowest shipping rates. The post DHL appeared first on Etail Solutions. Carrier Partners

USPS

Etail Solutions

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