We live in a hyper-connected world, and today's consumers are getting increasingly comfortable shopping across borders. As their comfort levels increase, many retailers have to shift their strategies to address a global market.
There's no industry that cybercrime doesn't touch, but retail is particularly vulnerable because it's transaction based and hackers gain access to billing information when their efforts are successful. Fortunately, e-commerce companies can take steps to help protect themselves against those with malicious intent. BigCommerce looks to…
The most successful retailers are those that are able to differentiate their services from the competition, and those who embrace technology to do that are often more profitable than those that do not. San Jose, California-based Outward Inc. recently introduced a solution that aims to break the merchandising bottleneck that has plagued… [[ This is a content summary only
What factors most greatly influence shoppers purchasing decisions? That's what omnichannel commerce platform Kibo Commerce set out to discoring with its second annual Consumer Trends Report (2017 edition). The report found that personalization, price and fulfillment are key influencers on the path to purchase and today's… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Valentine's Day might be considered a “Hallmark holiday,” but it carries expectations for both consumers and retailers. SLI Systems recently analyzed 1.2 million consumer searches across floral sites, and their study revealed some interesting insights such as “rose” searches comprised nearly 20 percent of the total site..
Internet retailers will do whatever they can to achieve success and sometimes that means employing some rather clever techniques to motivate shoppers to buy more and buy more regularly. Here are a few ideas for those looking to boost their revenue, increase average order size and other improvements to ecommerce-specific key performance..
Although consumers are increasingly turning to online purchases, more than 90 percent of smartphone owners visit brick-and-mortar stores at least once a week and 83 percent of consumers use smartphones in stores while they shop.
One of the biggest problems in e-commerce right now is that of cart abandonment. It's increasingly easy for users to navigate away from an Internet retail experience so find out what you as a merchant can do about it with this great infographic from SaleCycle! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
It appears that attacks on WordPress sites using a vulnerability in the REST API have risen in intensity the past few days. Attackers have reportedly defaced over 39,000 domains (1.5 million pages) according to a report from BleepingComputer: “Initial attacks using the WordPress REST API flaw were reported on Monday by web security… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]