Shopping

  • 10 Ecommerce Trends You Will See Implemented in 2017

    … retail outlet. Selling social – 70% of consumers are influenced by brand and product recommendations on social media Tweet This! Tapping into social media for increasing brand awareness and advocacy is now driving sales, encouraging marketers to develop sophisticated omni-channel social strategies. Required HTTPS in the Year 2017 – Without…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 26 readers -
  • Consumers Uncertain of the Validity of Social Commerce Transactions (Survey)

    … media. This suggests an attribution disconnect wherein users make a purchase and remain unaccounted for in standard metrics. The other challenge is that the majority of users remain skeptical about purchasing directly through social platforms. The survey showed that 77 percent of respondents avoided social shopping transactions because of concerns…

    AllTwitterin Social- 21 readers -
  • Amazon Go – Is “Just Walk Out” Shopping in Your Future?

    … that you don’t have to worry about checkout lines. You go into a grocery store, pick out what you need, then head out of the store without checking out, swiping a card or waiting in line. Amazon is figuring most people would prefer the latter option and have announced a new way of shopping — Amazon Go. Just as the company changed the way people read…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 21 readers -
  • 5 Tech Tools to Help You Get the Best Prices

    … when you shop online. You can also sign up for an account to get email notices for price drops. Your account can also be used for rebates on purchases with Purch Perks. This program with ShopSavvy gives rebates of up to 20% on purchases from participating retailers. BuyVia BuyVia is a handy shopping app that lets you scan prices of products…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 17 readers -
  • Avoid the Black Friday drama

    …, is that Black Friday deals are more of a predatory practice than anything. One of the biggest tricks that retailers like to play on consumers on Black Friday is having limited stock on the items they’re advertising as a great deal. You’ll be lucky if the store has more than five of these items on stock. What they want you to do is find that the item…

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  • 15 Fantastic Holiday Tech Gifts for 2016!

    … It’s that time of year again, time to get your holiday tech gift list in order. With everyone you need to buy for, there’s a tech gift that will delight and amaze them. You may even find some gifts to add to your own wish list! Power to the People With tech comes a need for charging. Devices tend to be portable, whether they are laptops, tablets…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Techin Google- 17 readers -
  • Cratejoy – A Shopping Mall of Subscription Boxes

    … such as skin and hair care products and cosmetics. Fitness boxes may contain gifts such as protein bars, running socks and tennis balls. You don’t know exactly what you’re getting until you open the box. Cratejoy is a website with a collection of subscription boxes from a variety of merchants, kind of like a shopping mall for subscription boxes…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 16 readers -
  • 10 Online Shopping Trends Businesses Need to Know

    …. To stay competitive even during this busy season, here’s what you need to know about the latest and hottest in online shopping. 1. Mobile Purchases Trump Desktop Purchases Since 2014, 50.3 percent of e-commerce traffic has been coming from mobile devices, as opposed to 49.7 percent from desktop computers. In other words, websites that can…

    Lawrence Tam- 17 readers -
  • Instagram Shopping Ads: A Simpler Path to Purchase

    … browsers or mobile apps to discover, research, and compare products, though only 1 in 3 will make a purchase through an app. Instagram’s recent decision to test a new Shopping ad format aims to remove barriers for in-app purchases. Data from eMarketer In October 2013, Instagram shared their intent to begin showing ads within the pictorial feed…

    PPC Heroin Social- 12 readers -
  • Liftoff: Female App Users 34% More Likely to Purchase Than Males

    … Mobile user acquisition company Liftoff released its annual Mobile App Engagement Index, which analyzed how gender affects the in-application purchase behavior of users in mobile shopping and gaming apps. Liftoff analyzed more than 7.3 million app installs and nearly 65 million post-install events from January through June, and it found…

    Inside Facebook- 13 readers -
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