Posts Tagged “Ecommerce”

10 Ways To Be Sure Your Emails Are Read

Posted on May 2nd, 2018 by Neil Cumins

The statistics about our use of email are quite startling. There are 269 billion messages sent every day from an estimated 3.7 billion active accounts, with traffic volumes growing at an average annual rate of 4.4%. And while roughly half of those emails are spam, the genuine ones achieve great results for their senders. Email…

How To Use Social Media To Find Your Target Audience

Posted on April 24th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

Your customers are out there, ready for the taking. Not only that, they may well be crying out for your products and services at this very moment. And yet, if you’re not promoting yourself in the right places, they’re unlikely to know what you can offer. The internet is a daunting place, and it’s very…

Why Unreliable Website Hosting Could Kill Your Business

Posted on April 13th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

Reliability isn’t a sexy subject. It’s rarely the top priority when looking for a new car, and it’s unlikely to affect which way you swipe on a dating app. Yet unreliability can be a deal-breaker for all sorts of things. It may even lead to the death of an online business if that company relies…

Tips For Building A Successful Online Store

Posted on April 10th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

In the final quarter of 2017, $119 billion was spent in ecommerce stores across the States. And although that’s only 9% of total retail sales over the same period, online shopping is clearly here to stay. Crowded Marketplace Unfortunately, so are your competitors. They have a head start over you, with established customer bases and…

Ecommerce Tools You Should (And Shouldn’t) Use

Posted on January 26th, 2018 by Neil Cumins

Ecommerce accounted for less than 10% of retail sales in America last year. That’s a shockingly low figure, especially considering most consumers express a preference for shopping online rather than in-store. Almost everyone has easy access to the internet, yet too few of us feel confident about clicking Buy Now. And despite numerous predictions about…

Ten Tips for Boosting Ecommerce Conversion Rates

Posted on September 19th, 2017 by Neil Cumins

There’s always more that can be done to improve ecommerce conversion rates. Online audiences are constantly expanding and maturing, while ecommerce systems become more sophisticated with every passing year. Yet less than one in ten American retail dollars is spent online. That’s remarkably low given our reliance on (and familiarity with) the internet. There are…

Ten Tips for Increasing Website Conversions

Posted on September 5th, 2017 by Neil Cumins

A great deal is made about the importance of driving traffic to your website. From advertising to SEO, many companies focus their efforts on getting people to their homepage. Having invested heavily in traffic generation, these firms then forget to focus on maximizing conversion rates – the primary function of most ecommerce websites. There will…

Fitting Room of the Future

Posted on May 19th, 2017 by Guest Blogger

One of the sectors to be truly overhauled by the digital age is clothing retail. E-commerce is a big hit with shoppers, with the availability of services like Asos which make browsing, returns, and payment easy and seamless online. Furthermore, subscription services like Trunk Club have tapped into habitual shopping According to figures in the…

Your Cart Is Suffering From Abandonment Issues! Do Something!

Posted on March 21st, 2017 by Neil Cumins

By the year 2020, it’s estimated that global ecommerce sales will be worth $4 trillion. That’s more than double the $1.9 trillion recorded last year, demonstrating the burgeoning popularity of online shopping. From Amazon Dash buttons to abandoned cart emails offering one-touch purchases, every effort is being made to encourage sales. Yet despite this, two…

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