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AMP’d Up! Google Shares Tips On How To Use AMP for Ecommerce

Are you as AMP’d as we are? AMP stands for accelerated mobile pages, and it’s a hot topic now for online retails that want to be mobile ready. With mobile sales quickly dominating the online market, it’s worth checking out this article from Search Engine Land about how Google is advising ecommerce sites to use […]

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Successful Remarketing Subject Lines That Convert

Eat me. Drink me. Open me. There are a lot of good reasons to open a personal email. You got confirmation of your flight reservations to Bali. Your Grammie sent you a birthday card. Your therapist emailed you to let you know that your Monday appointment has been switched to Thursday because her cat died. […]

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The Top 10 Payment Gateways for Ecommerce [GUIDE]

Our tech-expert friend, Albert Krav, shared with us a breakdown of the top 10 payment gateways for ecommerce. This guide to the biggest names in processors is a great reference for any online merchant, from the budding retailer exploring online sales options to the seasoned ecommerce pro. When it comes to selecting the ideal payment […]

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Back To School Tips For More Online Sales

It’s that time of year again…Back to School Season! Now is a great time to leverage the influence children have on their parents and use smart marketing strategies to sell more online. In this study, presented on Eyeview Digital’s blog, you’ll learn tips and tricks that will help you take advantage of this busy shopping season, […]

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How to Use Remarketing to Get Your Shoppers Back

Where Oh Where Have Your Customers Gone? People change their minds all the time. Sometimes, you opt for the chicken over the fish. Sometimes, you have that second (or sixth?) Oreo because you had a really bad day, even though you went Paleo last week. Customers change their minds, too. But when they change their […]

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Expert – and Easy – Tips To Create Awesome Product Images

Image is everything. And the images of your products are what can make or break a sale. A shopper surfs the web for what they’re looking for, they land on your site, but ultimately an awesome product image can seal the deal. ECWID, a stellar cart platform, shares these tips for creating beautiful product images, […]

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Is Free Shipping Possible When Drop Shipping?

Shipping costs that are unclear or too high are among the top reasons for cart abandonment. And of course, who doesn’t love free shipping? Apparently, 83% of shoppers are willing to wait an extra two whole days to get their goods just to pay nothing for shipping. I really liked this post by Shippo discussing […]

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5 Ways You’ve Lost Sales Without Social Commerce

In this insightful article from TrueShip, a premier provider of shipping and returns software, you’ll learn about 5 opportunities to leverage social media to sell more online. From Facebook to YouTube to Tumblr (was honestly surprised about that one!), social media can be key when it comes to conversions. The blog post is chalk full […]

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