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eCommerce Trends For 2017

Aimee Goodsall | November 29, 2016 | Comments

Keeping pace with the rapidly evolving eCommerce market is no easy task, but unfortunately it is something that all retailers must do in order to stay relevant, overcome the increasing competition, retain existing customers and attract new buyers. With that in mind, not to mention the fact that 2017 is now just around the corner, we have compiled the four biggest trends that we believe are not only shaping the industry, but will dominate in the coming year.

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Topics: eCommerce, eCommerce Trends,

A Global Comparison Of Online Consumer Buying Behaviour

Aimee Goodsall | September 26, 2016 | Comments

PWC recently released their Total Retail Global Report for 2016, outlining and comparing the consumer shopping behaviours and use of different retail channels, from over 23,000 online shoppers, from 25 different countries across the globe.

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Topics: eCommerce News, eCommerce Trends,

5 eCommerce marketing ideas you may not have thought of

Aimee Goodsall | May 20, 2016 | Comments

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As an online retailer, there are a significant number of tactics you can leverage to increase brand awareness, launch new products, drive website traffic and generate sales. The challenge, however, is often knowing where to start and what to do in order to stand out in a competitive environment. 

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Topics: eCommerce Trends,, Marketing, eCommerce Marketing Tips

How internet adoption is really impacting the retail industry and what it means for your business

Aimee Goodsall | March 9, 2016 | Comments

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The internet is far from being new or revolutionary, after all it has been 25 years since the World Wide Web came into play, but to this day it is still nothing short of extraordinary as to just how much the internet has changed the face of just about everything.

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Topics: eCommerce, eCommerce Trends,, Internet

The Rise of Social Shopping - Setting Up Shop On Facebook With a Facebook Store

Aimee Goodsall | February 24, 2016 | Comments

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Social shopping is on the rise, and if you're in doubt as to whether setting up a store on Facebook is a good move for your business, perhaps the 1.55 billion active users might sway your decision. Unsurprisingly, not all of those 1.55 billion Facebook users will be potential customers, but even a tiny fraction of that is a whole load of potential new business opportunities. 

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Topics: social media, eCommerce Trends,, Facebook

5 Ways To Increase Your Social Media Engagement

Shawn Muthraja | February 3, 2016 | Comments

5 Ways To Increase Your Social Media Engagement

Social media poses a challenge for many business owners. Being noticed amid a sea of Tweets and other posts is hard these days, so here are 5 ways we've found to help increase your social media engagement.

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Topics: social media, eCommerce Trends,

Social Commerce Is A Real Thing That You Should Be Aware Of

Shawn Muthraja | February 2, 2016 | Comments

Social Commerce Is A Real Thing That You Should Be Aware Of

Social commerce is a term that's been getting a lot of attention, particularly from businesses who make a large number of their sales online. While it sounds fairly straightforward, the idea of social commerce is more sophisticated than many people give it credit for. Social commerce can make a big difference to a business's overall reputation and sales, and it’s something you need to be taking into account as your business grows.

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Topics: social media, eCommerce Trends,

How to get the most out of the latest ecommerce trends with linnworks

Aimee Goodsall | January 28, 2016 | Comments

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As an online retailer, it's important that you are not only aware of the upcoming trends in the eCommerce industry, but that you are also in a position to capitalise on these trends to effectively benefit your business. Here is how you can capitalise on the biggest trends in eCommerce, through the use of an order management system such as Linnworks.

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Topics: ecommerce best practices, eCommerce Trends,

The Key Takeaways From Baymard Institutes "E-Commerce Checkout Usability" Study

Shawn Muthraja | January 26, 2016 | Comments

The Key Takeaways From Baymard Institutes "E-Commerce Checkout Usability" Study

Everyone has thoughts on how to make e-commerce checkout more customer-friendly and streamlined to increase sales. But Baymard Institute went ahead and conducted a study over the course of several months to determine what really works, and what doesn't. They tested over 500 usability issues on fifteen of the biggest e-commerce sites, including American Apparel, Zappos, 1-800-Flowers, Newegg, and Walmart.

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Topics: ecommerce best practices, eCommerce Trends,

What Are The Worst Times Of Year To Sell Online?

Shawn Muthraja | January 24, 2016 | Comments

What Are The Worst Times Of Year To Sell Online?

If someone asked when the best times of year to sell online are, the answer is pretty obvious––the holidays. But for anyone trying to make money selling products online, ramping up inventory and marketing during an unexpected slow month can be very bad news for business; timing is everything.

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Topics: Case Studies, eCommerce Trends,

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