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Time to Make Changes

The results of the US election have left some people feeling hopeless and lost. Others are left feeling empowered and ready for a change. Regardless of which camp you fall into, most people are feeling the need to make their own personal changes in their lives. Try to make a difference on a personal level, […]

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How to curb that high abandonment rate

Make sure you stop those abandonments before they even happen! High shipping and tax fees, account logins, websites crashing and more… all reasons people abandon their carts. http://www.bizreport.com/2016/11/expert-how-social-cart-abandonment-will-impact-2016-holidays.html

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The Importance of E-mail Collection

Email collection is proving to be one of the most important parts of a marketing strategy. Whether you are an ecommerce site, a service, or any other type of business, email is the best way to reach your customers. Why is email so important? You are reaching out to a customer who is interested in your […]

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5 e-commerce trends in 2016 | Huffington Post

Some very important new Ecommerce trends for 2016. Flash sales are a big one- like prime day and black friday. Another is quicker shipping- a trend started by amazon’s same day shipping. Anyone seeing any other major trends for Ecommerce this year? Mobile sales are going up as well. http://ift.tt/1PIVKMz from AbandonAid http://ift.tt/1PIVKMz via IFTTT

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“Email Me My Cart”- Why you need this solution for your Ecommerce site this holiday season

With the holiday season right around the corner, everyone is going into shopping mode. Some are already shopping. Some are making lists. Some haven’t thought about it yet, but soon enough, they will be plunging in. Online shopping this year (2016) is up 45% from last year. That is huge. Ecommerce is growing. Abandonaid has […]

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Welcome emails

Welcome emails: How important they are and how best to execute them http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/plan-execute-welcome-email#sm.000031lge41efufljpbd7uz0fko4s

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10 web design trends that boost conversions: full-width images, split-screen layouts and more..

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5 big mistakes Ecommerce companies make that can ruin their sales.

Shopify’s blog shares the 5 biggest design mistakes that can ruin sales on an Ecommerce site. https://www.shopify.com/blog/9811290-5-ecommerce-design-mistakes-that-could-be-killing-your-sales

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