Electronic commerce, commonly known as E-commerce or eCommerce, is a type of industry where the buying and selling of products or services is conducted over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. Electronic commerce draws on technologies such as mobile commerce, electronic funds transfer, supply chain management, Internet marketing, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange (EDI), inventory management systems, and automated data collection systems.
Posts about Ecommerce
    • Big Data: All You Need Is Less

      So many people today are saying data is revolutionizing the world, and that with this much data, we’ll be able to solve complex problems and acquire a higher form of intelligence and knowledge. In 2010, Eric Schmidt, then CEO of Google, was reported as saying: “Every two days, as much information is created as has been in existence since the dawn of civilization up until 2003.

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  • 4 Things to Look for While Buying an E-Commerce Startup

    … You do not always have to start a business from scratch. It might sometimes be easier to buy your way into the startup world. E-commerce is one of the most sought-after sectors when it comes to acquisitions, so buying an e-commerce startup could be the perfect option for you. Photo by Nick Morrison There are two reasons why people pursue the e…

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  • 4 Ways Your eCommerce Store Can Leverage Video (and Why It’s So Crazy Effective)

    … We’ve gone beyond the point of video being an up-and-coming trend. It’s here, and marketers should be using it to attract audiences and keep them engaged. That goes for eCommerce as much as any other industry. Data shows that video isn’t just effective when it comes to marketing. There’s also a continuously growing demand for content in video…

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  • 4 ways to prep for the holidays in October

    … We’re officially in Q4! No need to panic if you’ve followed our monthly retail prep series (here’s our post for September, in case you need to catch up). Now that we’ve hit October, and the holidays are bearing down, I’ve got four initiatives in mind for you to address. Google Analytics Ideally, you’ve had your […] The post 4 ways to prep…

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  • 4 Smart Ways to Use Customer-Generated Content in Ecommerce

    … down to the power of social proof. People tend to trust what others say. Seeing others bought a product or love a brand can be very influential when it comes to persuading customers to convert. And, the numbers don’t lie. As Business Insider reports, shoppers who interact with consumer-generated content are 97 percent more likely to convert than…

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  • Take a Deep Dive into Comprehensive Content Marketing Strategy

    … This week was all about the bigger picture of content marketing strategy. “Great content” is a wonderful start, but you need the strategic context that pulls it all together. Whether you’re a pro or just getting started, the posts and podcasts below will give you a framework to make your project really strong. On Monday, Read More... The post…

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  • No Time to Delay – Move Your Website to HTTPS Now!

    …. You can make this addition by using an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer), which establishes an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. The use of HTTPS was often reserved for eCommerce websites and websites that require private user information. This would be data such as credit card details, account numbers, etc. But HTTPS is no longer…

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  • Tech and Brand Partnerships Point to a New Future of Mobile Shopping

    … In the future, partnerships between brands, tech companies, and marketers will enable a massive shift in payments and change how shoppers access the goods they want. So said Mike Jaconi, CEO and co-founder of deep-linking software company Button, during Ibotta’s Mobile Innovation Summit last week, maintaining that U.S. commerce is not primed…

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  • What to Do If Your E-commerce Store Is Failing

    … Online shopping has only had a significant place in mainstream society for a matter of years, but there is no denying the growing impact of the e-commerce store. “Cyber Monday” has become part of our cultural terminology. And when most of us need to buy something online, Amazon is the company that likely comes to mind. E-commerce is only…

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  • Should I move my WordPress website to HTTPS?

    …) redirects can simply be added to the .htaccess file. Work on getting at least one page working on the front end You also have to work on getting your front end on HTTPS. If you’re not confident with the technical side of things, this can seem a little complicated. Therefore it is best to begin with just one page. If you are an ecommerce site, you…

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