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Omnichannel Retail: In-Store Experiences

Zmags

When planning omnichannel strategy, it can be easy to think only within the confines of devices – desktop, mobile, tablet. But true omnichannel goes beyond devices, into brick-and-mortar stores.

Web Push Best Practices

Zaius

Thanks to its “real real-time” nature, web push is one of the most effective ways for marketers to engage customers as they shop and deliver time-sensitive information.

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The 8 Must-Follow Business Principles That Drove 832% Growth and $5M in Revenue

BigCommerce

A few years after high school, I read “The 4-Hour Workweek,” quit my job and moved to Buenos Aires. I was convinced I could run a business while traveling, making U.S. dollars and spending Argentinian pesos, while chatting over Skype with a supplier in China, coffee in my hand and tea in theirs.

Alexa: Retail’s Next Friend.Or Foe?

Retail TouchPoints

By Alicia Esposito, Content Strategist “Alexa, what’s the weather like today?” Alexa, add coffee to my shopping list.” Alexa, play David Bowie.”

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.

What Might We Do For You Now?

Bryan Eisenberg

After writing Be Like Amazon: Even A Lemonade Stand Can Do It , several people have asked Jeffrey Eisenberg and me: What do you do for companies these days?

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I Grew My Ecommerce Business 374% in 2 Years – And Then I Sold It (The Why, Who & What’s Next)

BigCommerce

You dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur, building a business from a single idea, and growing it into a thriving company. But have you prepared yourself for the possibility of selling the business you have poured your heart and soul into?

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

Retail TouchPoints

By Jesse Wood, eFileCabinet Have you ever witnessed a data breach of customer information and wondered, how did this happen and how can companies like mine avoid these mistakes in the future?

75% of UK shoppers trust other customers over retail staff

Retail Technology Review

Despite retailers' best efforts to improve customer experience and engagement, research by conversational commerce platform iAdvize has found that the majority of UK consumers look to peers when making a purchasing decision, rather than the retailer or brand

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Retail’s next punch in the face

Steve Dennis

Five years ago I wrote a post entitled: “The next punch in the face” , which you can read here. I began by quoting noted retail legend Mike Tyson who allegedly said “everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face.”

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.

Why Every Ecommerce Business Needs a Dedicated Customer Experience Team

SellBrite

In an effort to boost sales and effectively differentiate from competitors, more ecommerce entrepreneurs and hiring managers are working hard to build dedicated customer experience teams at their companies.

Which Retail Tech Is The Real Deal?

Retail TouchPoints

Every year, the retail industry generates hype about the next great technology that’s going to change the customer experience forever. Beacons, RFID, in-store mirrors and recently chatbots have all had their turn as the “next big thing.”

New technologies revolutionising the omni-channel experience

Retail Technology Review

A strong omni-channel B2B customer strategy is vital for many manufacturers these days, but it must go beyond simply ensuring the online experience matches the offline experience, to fully support the buyer throughout the entire, often complex sales process – however they choose to buy, says Michiel Schipperus, CEO, Sana Commerce

Unexpected

Rishi Rawat

Unexpected shapes and words have a crazy strong pull. I noticed this ad on Facebook: Can’t explain why but I was mesmerized by it. Same thing happened here. uncategorized Design

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Tips For E-Commerce Best Practices

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

Help Your Content Rank Higher With These Stellar SEO Strategies

Bronto

How can you rise above the noise and make your business heard? Optimize your material, both old and new, to attract more attention and rank higher on organic searches. The post Help Your Content Rank Higher With These Stellar SEO Strategies appeared first on Bronto Blog.

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Print Marketing At The Speed Of Digital Marketing? Well, Almost.

Retail TouchPoints

By Jonathan Dropiewski, priint Americas Today’s marketers are overwhelmed with data. Never before has so much information been available for making decisions. Most organizations have spent abundantly to collect, store, and interpret volumes of information in order to increase marketing efficiency.

Conversion Rate Optimization: 10 (of 50) Ways to Increase Sales

A Better Lemonade Stand

Find out how you can the increase conversion rate for your ecommerce store and take steps to improve your chances of turning browsing customers into buyers. The post Conversion Rate Optimization: 10 (of 50) Ways to Increase Sales appeared first on A Better Lemonade Stand. Conversion Optimization Getting Traffic Strategy & Analytics

3 Styles of eCommerce Navigation: A Comparison of Real Sites

Lemonstand

How long does it take before a customer loses interest in a sale? How many wrong pages must they go through before they give up and bounce? From the instant a shopper enters your site, a timer on their patience starts slowly unwinding.

Be a Sherpa: Guiding Loyalty Through Consumer Experiences

Bronto

What makes customers loyal to your brand? Much of it depends on your ability to offer a relevant, frictionless and engaging experience. The post Be a Sherpa: Guiding Loyalty Through Consumer Experiences appeared first on Bronto Blog.

The Future of Marketing: Google Marketing Next 2017

ChannelAdvisor

At Google’s highly-anticipated annual conference , now called Google Marketing Next , Google announced several exciting new innovations for digital marketers. All of the announcements centered around the themes of digital marketers being smarter with data leveraging machine learning.

Creating Seamless Experiences for Customers: The Overlooked Facet of Individualization

Kibo

Commerce professionals have noticed that “omnichannel commerce” was simply a building block for […]. The post Creating Seamless Experiences for Customers: The Overlooked Facet of Individualization appeared first on The Omni Channel.

On Demand Webinar: What’s Next in eCommerce

Profitero

We’re at a tipping point for eCommerce. In 2016 alone, consumers spent $20.5B for online grocery. In some categories, like beauty or personal care, eCommerce is already driving 80+% of growth.

Our Blog (yes this one) Listed Top 100 Retail Blog by Feedspot!

Teamwork Retail

Last week, this here humble blog was named one of the Top 100 Retail Blogs by Feedspot. We’re up there amongst some of the best blogs covering all things retail such as Retail Dive , The Retail Doctor and RetailWire just to name a few and we couldn’t be more honored!

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3 Important Things I learned By Attending eTail Canada 2017

eCommerce Training Academy

As an eCommerce & digital marketing professional , it’s very important for me to attend numerous industry events throughout the year.

Gain a Competitive Edge at IRCE 2017 with ChannelAdvisor

ChannelAdvisor

Will you be at the Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition in Chicago next month? Get ready to spend some quality time with ChannelAdvisor! We’ll have several opportunities for you to connect with our e-commerce experts, including: Industry insights and tips at booth 607.

Does Color Psychology Impact Customer Loyalty?

Smile.io

Expert Loyalty Advice

Recapping Salesforce XChange 2017

Blue Acorn

What a conference! I successfully navigated my first Salesforce XChange experience. After many hours of standing and sitting through keynotes, talking with other partners and retailers, and exploring Las Vegas, I am back in reality in Charleston with all sorts of ideas, new memories, and a lighter wallet. The Community at Xchange.

Live webinar with Rand Fishkin and Valentin Radu

Omniconvert

If you are an online marketer passionate about growth and about getting the best results for your clients, then SEO and CRO are two major pieces of your toolbox. Just to make sure we’re all on the same page about what these terms mean, let’s see what the wiki definitions are.

5 Major Takeaways from David Spitz’s Catalyst Europe Keynote

ChannelAdvisor

In case you missed Catalyst Europe 2017, ChannelAdvisor’s CEO David Spitz opened the event with an eye-opening keynote that included a few retail lessons and predictions for the year ahead. Here are five major takeaways from his session. E-Commerce has not finished changing.