Ebay

The company eBay Inc. is an American multinational Internet consumer-to-consumer corporation, headquartered in San Jose, California. It was founded by Pierre Omidyar in 1995, and became a notable success story of the dot-com bubble; it is now a multi-billion dollar business with operations localized in over thirty countries. The company manages eBay.com, an online auction and shopping website in which people and businesses buy and sell a broad variety of goods and services worldwide. In addition to its auction-style sellings, the website has since expanded to include "Buy It Now" standard shopping; shopping by UPC, ISBN, or other kind of SKU (via Half.
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    • 7 Lessons For Retail In The Age of E-Commerce

      E-Commerce is taking over the retail industry by the minute. It’s making it all the more difficult to keep brick and mortar stores afloat. For brick-and-mortar stores, it isn’t about stocking up inventory and managing accounts and sales. If you’re running a physical store, then you need to move to the next level.

      Marketing Technology Blogin Affiliate- 14 readers -
    • Seven Nagging Problems with Social Commerce

      Social commerce has become a big buzzword, yet many shoppers and many sellers are holding back on “going social” with their buying and selling. Why is this? For many of the same reasons it took many years for e-commerce to seriously compete with brick-and-mortar retail. Social commerce is an immature ecosystem and concept, and it will simply take time for it to challenge the ...

      Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 17 readers -
  • Five most interesting search marketing news stories of the week

    … of the brands using these TLDs are big hitters like Apple, Google, Walmart and Nike, using them to create more simplified and memorable navigation that harks back to the days of Windows 2000. Tereza Litsa looked at how the new extensions work, and what the benefits are for both marketers and consumers. Image by felixart05, available via CC BY-ND 3.0 eBay…

    Search Engine Watch- 29 readers -
  • 6 Ways to Optimize for Searches Other Than Google

    … When people think about search engine optimization, they usually want to know how to make their site rank higher in Google. Every business has a website and Google is responsible for two-thirds of all searches online... so if you're going to rank for one search engine, it should be Google. But Google isn't the only search engine that people use…

    Search Engine Guidein Google- 8 readers -
  • Brand vs. AI

    … won’t need to see “Charmin” to know if it’s soft—we’ll have a softness indicator collected from the crowdsourced insight of thousands of users. What will “brand” mean in an era of perfect information? ‘Believe’ and ‘belong’ brands will become essential, beloved tribes Brands will not go away, though—far from it. Their role in our lives may very well…

    AllTwitter- 17 readers -
  • eBay Collective launches with “Shop the Look” AI technology

    … eBay has launched its second curated marketplace, eBay Collective, with furniture, fine art and home decor from hand-picked dealers. The new site promises unique home furnishings “that can traditionally only be found in independent brick-and-mortar stores,” and will have a content element, as well. eBay will handpick editorial stories from…

    Matt Mcgee/ Marketing Land- 9 readers -
  • Mcommerce is Now Growing 200% Faster than Ecommerce

    … and Kohl’s (in that order). Surprisingly, Amazon isn’t yet in the top 5! All of these merchants have seen around 50% growth in mobile traffic and sales. On a global scale, the e-commerce leader eBay continues to focus on making it easier for consumers to shop on smartphones and tablets as the value of purchases from these devices grew 21% each year. Average…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 25 readers -
  • 12 companies hit with a Google manual penalty

    … in exchange for unnatural links promotion. This led to a 10 day ban, where Rap Genius didn’t rank for its own name and suffered a drop in PageRank. Today this penalty would lead to a potential loss of traffic of around 3.8 million. eBay This one is a little mysterious, as neither eBay nor Google has confirmed the details, but in 2014 the company…

    Christopher Ratcliff/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 23 readers -
  • eBay App Adds One Time Password, Touch ID, Android Wear Support

    … eBay announced updates for its iOS and Android applications, introducing a new One Time Password feature for users. With the One Time Password feature, a user can sign in to their eBay account using a single code they receive in a text message. Once they enter the one-time code, they’ll stay signed in and won’t need to remember or enter…

    AllTwitter- 15 readers -
  • Scoutsee: Monetize Social Media with an Affiliate Storefront

    … and use everyday. Millions of Products – Choose products from thousands of brands and easily link to your social post. The Scoutsee product catalog contains more than 8,000 brands, including Amazon.com, Rakuten and EBay, with hundreds of millions of products across all categories. Real-time Dashboard – View and analyze your shoppable posts…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 16 readers -
  • 17 useful search marketing stats from Merkle’s Q2 2016 report

    … traffic bolstered total click volume. Combined spending on Bing Ads and Yahoo Gemini search ads fell 17% Y/Y as click declines continued to worsen. Bing Product Ad spending fell for the first time since the format’s launch, likely the result of Yahoo moving to show more Google PLAs. Phones and tablets produced 53% of all paid search clicks in Q2…

    Search Engine Watch- 23 readers -
  • Is Your CEO on Facebook Live?

    … Not too long ago, your CEO spotting you using Facebook spelled certain doom, but now, not only is your CEO likely on Facebook, but he or she may even be broadcasting via Facebook Live. Facebook said in an email to SocialTimes that it has signed on 60 global business leaders to adopt the social network as a communications channel thus far…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 20 readers -
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