Ali Sallal

65 Flips | 5 Magazines | 10 Likes | 6 Following | 21 Followers | @alisallal | Professional Marketer

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

Analytics

What Are The Basic Ecommerce Metrics I Need To Focus On First?

<i></i><i>Welcome to Ask Shopify, a series where ecommerce experts tackle real questions and challenges from store owners who are trying to launch, build, and</i> …

eCommerce

Creating Your 2018 Marketing Budget [Guide]

Where to Focus Your Annual Marketing Spend It’s never too early to start working on your company’s marketing plan for the upcoming year – just ask …

Here’s How Easy It Is to Become a Phony Instagram Influencer

After reporting how Instagram influencer marketing was now a billion dollar industry, marketing agency Mediakix has conducted an investigation into …

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5 Mistakes That Could Be Killing Your eCommerce Revenue

Ecommerce stores can be difficult to manage. There are many components that have to work in unison to effectively drive conversions. Even when …

4 Growth Hacking Strategies for eCommerce Businesses

eCommerce industry is dynamic and growing faster than ever. InThe post 4 Growth Hacking Strategies for eCommerce Businesses appeared first on iamwire.

5 Things to Know about E-Commerce before Opening an Online Store

Image Credit<p>Interest in E-Commerce is quickly becoming a popular subject for startups, entrepreneurs, and small businesses. From platforms like Etsy to WooComerce, making and selling your own products, as well as opening an online store, has never been easier.<p>Although it is possible for almost …

5 Top Trends for Digital Marketing in 2016

What the Experts Say Will Happen in the Rest of the Year<p>Somehow, we're already just over halfway through 2016! Heading into the New Year, many digital marketers and analysts predicted that we would see some of the biggest changes in digital marketing yet. So, how have things shaken out so far? I …

Marketing

12 Point Local SEO Checklist and Best Practices

Local search engine optimization (LSEO) is a powerful digital marketing strategy for business owners wanting to sell to local customers, if you’re …

SEO

44 Online Marketing Tools Every Marketer Should Have

Looking for some useful<i> online marketing tools</i> to help you ease your work? Take a look at our selection of free tools, which includes some of the …

8 Essential Online Marketing Tools

Contributor at StartupNation<p>Felix Tarcomnicu is a blogger and entrepreneur, and co-founder of Cross.Promo. He enjoys writing about businesses and …

13 Awesome Apps for Marketing Your Business on Instagram

Instagram marketing has come a long way from the early days of Instagram when users just took a photo in the app and added a filter. Now, there are …

The Ultimate Ad Dimension Cheat Sheet for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn & Other Social Networks [Infographic]

Learn the correct photo & image dimensions for advertising on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube for both desktop and mobile devices.

Social Media

3 Free Tools to Understand Your Audience and Quickly Grow Sales

Technology is a massively important tool for growing your company. Here are three services that will help you better understand your audience so you can easily boost sales.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know</i> …

Social Media

9 Ways to Fix Your Email Marketing Strategy | SEJ

As a marketer, you’ve likely attempted to use emails for various marketing objectives. And for good reason: time and again, email marketing is …

4 Free Tools to Analyze Your Social Media Competitors

Do you want to improve your social media marketing? Have you looked at how your competitors are using social? There are tools to help you determine …

The Social Good Network: Where 11,000 Entrepreneurs Go To Grow

Starting any business is tough, and it’s often even harder for those looking to help, rather than just to capitalize. The most valuable asset many entrepreneurs have, especially when starting out, is their network—but how do you find those like-minded people, if you don’t already know them?<p>Enter …

20 successful entrepreneurs share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.<p>Here's what they …

10 of the Best WooCommerce Extensions to Power Up Your WordPress Website

If you’ve been using WordPress for more than five minutes, you’re probably already aware of the powerhouse of WordPress eCommerce, WooCommerce. After …

How to Get Customers to Choose You Over Big Brands

Independent brands are built on the sweat, blood and time of its owner. And you know what? All that hard work doesn’t go in vain. Independent brands …

“Omnichannel Is Dead” – 10 Trends Impacting Commerce in 2016

<b>“Omnichannel Is Dead.” This is just one of ten key trends impacting commerce in 2016</b>All retail merchandisers know that the preparations for the 2016 …

Omnichannel vs Multichannel and the Store of the Future

en_US<p>article<p>You can't attend an ecommerce conference without one or ten sessions on "omnichannel" on the agenda. Like big data, it's a buzzword that …

21 Ways to Boost Your eCommerce Conversion Rate

<i>[Guest post by Tony Messer</i> <i> from PickaWeb]</i>Fed up with the constant Google algo updates and the fierce competition and escalating cost of paid …

Twitter Gets More Shoppable With Product Pages And Collections

Twitter just announced new capabilities that it says “make it easier to discover products and places.”<p>The company has been moving into e-commerce and rolled out a Buy button last fall. However, a single tweet may not be the best way to sell a product, especially if you don’t know much about it, so …

eCommerce

5 New and Upcoming Waves of Innovation in Ecommerce

Flash sales and private sales hit the e-commerce market with a fury back in 2009 and 2010. Some would even argue that flash sales are still the most …

[51] Ecommerce Best Practices That Get More Sales Fast

When it comes to conversion rate optimization, and website design in general, there is an ever evolving discussion about what role best practices and …

Online retailers are getting shoppers to pay up-front fees in exchange for benefits

Google, Instacart, Jet, Sephora, and Thrive Market have each formed some type of members-only program for online shoppers that gives consumers added benefits in exchange for an up-front yearly fee.<p>In an in-depth report from BI Intelligence, we define what an e-commerce membership program is and how …

10 Ways Online Retailers Can Build Trust With Customers

It’s essential that customers feel secure when they enter their card details on your site. Here are ten ways to build trust with your customers.

Jan Rezab, 27

Cofounder, Socialbakers<p>In its early days, Facebook felt like the Wild West to marketers. The avalanche of consumer eyeballs to the site was tantalizing, but it was tough to make sense of it as a branding opportunity or measure the effectiveness of advertising efforts on the social network. Jan …