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    • 6 Platforms Merchants Can Use to Capture After-Hours Leads

      Standard business hours no longer apply for consumers who’ve grown accustomed to shopping online. More and more consumers expect the small businesses in their own communities to be open when they’re ready to book appointments or ask questions, regardless of the time of day. According to a survey by ReachLocal, 23% of local business leads now come in after hours, and half of c ...

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  • 7 Ways Booking Platforms Can Utilize Location Technology

    … of nearby nail salons with availability. Companies like MyTime form integrations with these larger players so that potential customers can book them directly from apps that collectively get hundreds of millions of visitors per month.” (Ethan Anderson, MyTime) 2. Managing local bookings for national businesses. “Most scheduling platforms rely…

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  • 7 M-Commerce Strategies for SMBs

    … so that the customer doesn’t have to pull out her credit card to make a purchase.” (Mike Earls, Millennial Media) 4. Use m-commerce in lieu of a POS. “An advantage SMBs have with m-commerce is that they can also use the m-commerce solution instead of the point of sales system. When everything went down during Hurricane Sandy in New York, m…

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