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Cart abandonment and sales rates for 2016

Shopping cart abandonment is a hot topic now among ecommerce retailers. The potential lost revenue is huge. According to the most recent BI report (Shopping Cart Abandonment – November 2016), approximately $2.75 trillion of recoverable sales were left behind in shopping carts in the past year. Ecommerce is also changing now that people are shopping […]

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Why you need to learn about AMP

A whopping 33% of people use their smartphone as their primary internet browsing device! Learn all about AMP and why it is so important for businesses now that mobile use is soaring. https://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/am-guide-accelerated-mobile-pages

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Top Gifts This Holiday Season

The top gifts this holiday season- Pokemon, Hot Wheels, Lego, Barbie and Frozen for kids. Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Playstation are also popular gifts. What are you buying your loved ones this holiday season? Anything big missing from this list? Tell us about it! http://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shopping/most-popular-holiday-gifts#htc-vive    

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Product Analytics- A Tool You Can’t Live Without

We are in the midst of the holiday season. The year’s shopping peak is here. How do retailers know which products to promote, which sells the best, which product gets abandoned the most? Abandonaid now offers product analytics; complete with links and images to each product on the ecommerce site. You can see which product […]

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Ecommerce more than 50% of Thanksgiving weekend sales

Thanksgiving weekend through Cyber Monday:”… most people were quite comfortable shopping from a couch or a dining room table rather than going to stores.” More than half of the sales generated were ecommerce sales. Also, mobile sales are growing and becoming the method of choice for retail shopping. Online sales surpassed predictions by Adobe Digital […]

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Happy Thanksgiving! Is it the best holiday for ecommerce sales?

Happy Thanksgiving to all ecommerce retailers! Thanksgiving is actually a huge shopping day for online stores. While physical retailers are closed, many people still shop online! Wishing a successful shopping season to all. https://www.bigcommerce.com/blog/best-day-holiday-ecommerce-sales/

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Expert tips on driving repeat sales

Expert tips on how to drive repeat sales online. Are you reaching out to your past customers?? 25 E-Commerce Experts Share Their Best Tips for Driving Repeat Sales Online

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Shopping cart abandonment rates and statistics

Great article talking about the unfortunate phenomenom of cart abandonment. The issue of mobile abandonments is a big issue, but luckily AbandonAid‘s Email me my Cart solution really helps with this problem! http://www.businessinsider.com/shopping-cart-abandonment-merchants-now-leave-46-trillion-on-the-table-and-mobile-is-making-the-problem-worse-2016-11

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