March, 2019

Overcoming Self Doubt And What It Takes To Make 6 Figures In Ecommerce

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Looking back, one of the biggest challenges of starting our ecommerce store was the lack of support. For example in 2007… We had no one to talk to. We had no one to share our experiences with. We had no one to compare strategies with.

Understanding Buyer Motivation: Getting More of Your Ecommerce Customers to Checkout

BigCommerce

Understanding the motivations behind your buyers, how they interact with your ecommerce site, and where they are in terms of… Conversion Rate Optimization

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Engage Buyers Between Purchases with an Ecommerce Content Strategy

Zaius

Customer loyalty is everything for ecommerce brands. Getting a buyer to make that second purchase is crucial, as loyal customers are worth up to 10X the value of their first purchase.

Make No Mistake — Microsoft Is A Security Company Now

Forrester eCommerce

Microsoft has announced support for macOS in its rebranded Microsoft Defender ATP product, taking this product from being an offering that could be considered an add-on for hardening its own operating system to a multiplatform security solution.

Realizing ROI in an Omnichannel Rich Retail 4.0 Environment

Welcome to Retail 4.0. This is the land of opportunity where retailers connect with shoppers and drive sales in a way like never before. With this eBook, you’ll learn about the advanced technologies that are available to create a seamless integrated omnichannel experience.

Udemy vs Teachable: A Comparison of Online Course Selling Heavyweights

Ecommerce Platforms

So you want to sell courses online? Maybe you have a knack for Adobe Illustrator or like the idea of making money by teaching people photography.

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How to Make Social Commerce the Key to Unlocking Customer Loyalty

Omnisend

The average US millennial spends more than eleven hours a day consuming media. They’re well versed in moving from one app to another and are ambivalent about which platforms they perform actions on. As a result, there are more and more digital spaces becoming vital sales channels.

The State of Influencer Marketing: 10 Influencer Marketing Statistics to Inform Where You Invest

BigCommerce

Over the last two decades, social media has become an integral part of people’s lives—and a crucial way for brands… Social Selling

Why B2C Branding is Really a Management Tool

Zaius

This is a guest post from D Branding. Is RedBull the best energy drink? It doesn’t really matter if it’s the best since it’s been the biggest brand in the energy drinks category for 20 years. Because RedBull has built a great brand. What do we mean by that?

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Use Direct Mail To Get The Attention Of Your Digital-First B2B Buyers

Forrester eCommerce

When was the last time you answered a phone call from a phone number you didn’t recognize or opened an email from an unfamiliar sender? Like, never? Same here. The sad truth about most modern marketing tactics is that they’re too cheap and too easy.

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Real-time Personalization Guidebook: 10 Tips to Improve eCommerce Conversions

Conversion rate remains the most important metric for measuring success. This guidebook reveals 10 tips to improve eCommerce conversion rates, and insight into how an AI-powered personalization platform can dramatically improve performance.

How to Create a Facebook Shop Page: Learn How to Sell on Facebook – A Step-by-Step Guide (March 2019)

Ecommerce Platforms

How many platforms are you currently selling products on? Three? Is one of those a Facebook Shop page? It should be. Here's why selling on Facebook makes a lot of sense: ?? “You need to learn how to sell on Facebook!”

Serving Retail Consumers In An Age Of Digital Transformation

Retail TouchPoints

By Bryan Gray, Alorica As the retail industry transitions to a digitally-driven customer experience, companies are faced with the difficult task of creating an exceptional customer journey online.

How To Recreate the Experience of Brick and Mortar for Online Shopping

SellBrite

Online shopping has become the place people head to when they want to buy anything from food to furniture to cars. It’s fast, convenient, and often times less expensive than shopping in-store.

The BigCommerce Partner Philosophy

BigCommerce

Earlier this month, Shopify announced a series of changes to its partner terms of service – changes that dictate the… BigCommerce News

Tips For E-Commerce Best Practices

An infographic listing the best practices companies can follow to bolster their e-commerce website.

6 Ways to Avoid and Improve Email List Fatigue

Zaius

Email list fatigue is almost inevitable, even if you’re an email marketing magician. Even if you’re sending captivating emails with loads of creative, well-researched content and great graphics, you may reach a point where some customers feel overwhelmed and stop engaging with your messages.

Atoms Get Their Revenge At The Intelligent Edge

Forrester eCommerce

My colleagues J.P. Gownder, Craig Le Clair, and I just published the results of a year-long study to answer the question “What happens when digital business systems and physical-world processes come together?” The answer: Atoms get their revenge.

What You Need to Know for an Ecommerce Website Redesign in 2019

Ecommerce Platforms

Is this the year you’re going to redesign your ecommerce website? If it’s been a few years since you have, then you need to know that a lot has changed.

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Five Breakthrough Data-Driven Strategies To Win Retail Customers For Life

Retail TouchPoints

By Deesean Wilson, DXC Technology Digital technology has had a profound effect on the retail industry, an effect demonstrated by the importance and utility of data.

How To Use Keywords For Better Conversions on Amazon

SellBrite

If you’re an ecommerce seller, whether on Amazon or elsewhere, you are no doubt always looking to increase conversions for your listings.

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BigCommerce Doubles Down on Headless Commerce with BloomReach, Sitecore, Adobe Experience Manager, and More

BigCommerce

Today, we are excited to announce additional headless heads for ecommerce brands of all sizes as a CMS-agnostic headless checkout… Product News headless

Zaius: The Award-Winning CRM for B2C Marketers

Zaius

We work hard to help marketers thrive every day at Zaius, but sometimes it’s nice to have that effort recognized. . That’s why we’re so excited to share that Zaius won the award for Best Customer Relationship Management Platform (CRM) at last night’s Marketing Technology Awards 2019.

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Tech Titans Google And Microsoft Are Transforming Cybersecurity

Forrester eCommerce

Last April, we outlined how the “Tech Titans” (Amazon, Google, and Microsoft) were poised to change the cybersecurity landscape by introducing a new model for enterprises to consume cyber security solutions. Security has long been delivered as siloed solutions located on-premise.

60 Amazing Online Clothing Stores and Their UX Tricks You Should Steal

Ecommerce Platforms

There are plenty of inspirational clothing stores and these 60 were chosen for their clean design, great UX or creative products. While in a brick and mortar store the assistant can help people entering the store to decide what to buy, in the online world it’s completely different.

Can Retailers Hold Their Own In The Battle Of DTC Vs. Private Label?

Retail TouchPoints

Direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands such as Dollar Shave Club , Casper. and Glossier have taken retail by storm in recent years — in fact, $3 billion in venture funding has gone to DTC brands since 2012, according to CB Insights.

Physical Retail Is Not Dead Yet!

Bryan Eisenberg

Amazon almost killed Best Buy. Then Best Buy learned to Be a little more Like Amazon and it is doing great. You too can Be Like Amazon while not being like Amazon. Any business, retail or services, online or brick and mortar can learn from these principles.

How Your Business Can Make Money Selling on Instagram

BigCommerce

You’ve seen them all do it. Top brands like Adidas, Nike, and Glossier have been using Instagram to inspire purchase… Social Selling

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Measuring Ecommerce Ad Attribution for Maximum Impact

Zaius

When it comes to ad attribution across channels like Facebook, Instagram, and Google, many marketers only look at cost-per-click (CPC). They get excited by the number of clicks on their ads, invest more in the channels that led to the most clicks, and consider their job done.

The Future of Department Stores

Forrester eCommerce

The Department Store’s Bright Future Department Stores Can Enjoy a Bright Future. Department stores must change to survive and thrive fierce competition from brands’ direct to consumer initiatives. Synchronizing supply and demand to sell inventory at full price is one issue.

9 Squarespace Alternatives

Ecommerce Platforms

SquareSpace is without a doubt one of the biggest players when it comes to website builders. Most of its appeal lies in the fact that it boasts a wide variety of beautiful design templates. Tell you what though: This platform isn’t for everyone.

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Brand Value: Measuring The Long-Term ROI Of Different Advertising Channels

Retail TouchPoints

By Michael Cross, Brightblue Consulting Consider it’s the late 1980s. Marketing analysts in the U.S. are completing work on a project known as “How Marketing Works,” studying historical data across 40 packaged goods companies.

4 Reasons Why You Need to Sell on Walmart Marketplace

SellBrite

As a retailer, you’re in business to attract lots of customers and sell as much as possible. But only selling on your website limits your audience to people actively searching for your products that already know about you.

How To Sell T-Shirts Online And Actually Make a Profit

BigCommerce

People love t-shirts. They can make your entire outfit pop, help you make a statement, or be a conversation starter.… … Ecommerce Marketing