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Consider These Digital Currency Exchange Alternatives to Coinbase

Over the past few months, Coinbase has almost become synonymous with Bitcoin and other mainstream cryptocurrencies. The popular digital currency …

Uber exec: Silicon Valley is all wrong about Apple's AirPods

So, you think Apple is a tech company? No, you're wrong.<p>In July of 1997, right before his return to Apple, Steve Jobs told BusinessWeek:<p>"The products suck! There's no sex in them anymore! Start over."<p>Ten years later, building on the dripping sex and rock and roll of the iPod (touched with a Bono no …

Silicon Valley

Big Business Shipping for Small Business: Introducing On-Demand Deliveries

While global sales are nice to have, it’s definitely in your interest to seek and encourage some local buyers to do business with you. In some ways, …

eCommerce

An Australian Startup Creates The World's First AI-Powered Business Advisor

From face recognition to virtual personal assistants and robots, AI has seen huge advancements and unprecedented applications in the past few years – thanks to recent significant developments in algorithm-based deep learning.<p>But while it’s more common to accept that a machine could help you with a …

Artificial Intelligence

1 in 3 shoppers will never use beacons in stores

Location-based marketing and push notifications are starting to infiltrate mainstream retail as more merchants adopt beacon technology.<p>These beacons are small, inexpensive pieces of hardware that often use Bluetooth to activate specific apps on users' smartphones that run in the background and then …

eCommerce

How To Launch Your E-Commerce Store In A Day

What if I told you it is possible to launch an e-commerce store with less than a day’s work and almost zero cash investment? It may sound preposterous at first, but read on and you will find that it actually can be done. I will explain the three essential parts of getting any e-commerce project up …

eCommerce

Amazon gives Prime Now its own website to get you to shop even more

Amazon’s Prime Now rapid delivery service now has its own website so Prime members no longer have to use the app to place orders.<p>Rumors that the …

Why Nike, Adidas Are Turning to Celebrities in 2016

When the world’s largest athletic-gear company kicked off two days of media presentations this week to preview new, innovative gear that would hit …

5 Roadblocks to Clear in Your Ecommerce Conversion Funnel

<i>Wishpond is happy to publish this guest post from Lori Wagoner...</i><p>Every website is a work in progress.<p>With all the changes in coding standards, design …

eCommerce

Google Eliminates Sidebar Ads: Here's What it Means for Ecommerce

Google recently made changes to their sidebar ads. Here's what merchants should know for their PPC strategies.

Shopping subscription sales have exploded thanks to this traffic source

<i>The BI Intelligence Content Marketing Team covers news & research we think you would find valuable. This topic was originally highlighted and sent to subscribers of the E-Commerce Insider newsletter.</i><p>There's a new game in town when it comes to e-commerce.<p>U.S. consumers are buying more shopping …

eCommerce

What is x-commerce and why should marketers care?

<b>Mobile and the rise of on-demand services is fuelling a new form of commerce the IDC is calling xcommerce.</b><p>Recently, we reported on the International …

eCommerce

China Says Its Economy Will 'Absolutely Not' Have A Hard Landing

China‘s economy isn’t headed for a hard landing and isn’t dragging on the global economy, China‘s top economic planner said on Sunday, but …

How to increase conversion rates on your ecommerce website (Infographic)

The exponential growth of ecommerce has been phenomenal, and the last decade has seen many players big and small jumping onto the bandwagon. If you …

An Unusual Checklist To Upgrade eCommerce Checkout Pages

When shoppers arrive at checkout, an overwhelming majority get cold feet. The data suggests that, on average, 68.53% of shopping carts are left …

Hey Retailers: Want to Boost Sales Conversion? Build a Mobile App

Perhaps the best piece of evidence that a given marketing technology has reached maturity and broad-based consumer acceptance lies in its ability to …

eCommerce

8 tips to help you shop online securely

With just a click of a mouse or touch on a screen, buyers all over the world can purchase nearly any product online; from foodstuffs to cars, from …

eCommerce

Men are twisting the knife that's already killing shopping malls

A new study from Business Insider Intelligence confirms that men are doing a lot of shopping online.<p>So men are thereby helping drive malls into the ground, which are already struggling on multiple counts.<p>"When it comes to e-commerce, men drive nearly as much overall spending online in the US as …

The Mind-Boggling Potential of Global D-Commerce

<b>E-commerce</b> is now part of everyone’s vocabulary. No matter how you spell it (ecommerce? eCommerce? Ecommerce? e-commerce? e-Commerce?), we all know …

MG2 Offices – Seattle

In designing a new headquarters office in downtown Seattle, MG2 envisioned a space that would drive connectivity within the firm and with clients, …

Architecture

Inside information: psychology trumps technology

How people interact with a space and with each other is key to contemporary retail outlet and office design. According to leading interior designers, …

5 things that a e-commerce manager has to learn about China - Ecommerce China

If you come to China to do e-Commerce and are a manager , there are things you absolutely must know in relation to China and digitals. Through this …

Stripe introduces new service that could change face of ecommerce

Stripe, the online payments company founded by Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison, has introduced a new service that could speed up global …

No! This Isn’t What I Ordered – My Frustrations With eCommerce In Nigeria

If you’re reading this, chances are that you are no stranger to e-commerce. And even if you haven’t shopped online in the past, you will at least …

eCommerce

Sunday Retail News Roundup

SA £1.4bn Home Retail Group swoop dashes Sainsbury's, Asda Christmas sales fall, Atterley blueprint UK, US, Europe and Asia, Rocco vs Roger on …

Sainsbury'S

After years in the slow lane, Canada’s e-commerce ecosystem is booming

Shopify is one of Canada’s highest-profile e-commerce players, but there are dozens more. (Kevin Van Paassen/Bloomberg/Getty)<p>Canada hasn’t had the …

eCommerce

Hey Retailers: Want to Boost Sales Conversion? Build a Mobile App

Perhaps the best piece of evidence that a given marketing technology has reached maturity and broad-based consumer acceptance lies in its ability to …

eCommerce

4 Tips to Grow Your Global Ecommerce Business

While several brands are going global with their business these days, it is still not an easy process for most. Many retailers are still looking for …

eCommerce