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J.C. Penney Resurrects the Catalog, But Don't Expect the 'Big Book'
Advertising

J.C. Penney Resurrects the Catalog, But Don't Expect the 'Big Book'

The retail chain says that the decision is inspired by data showing that online sales are prompted by what shoppers see in print.
Kate Taylor
4 Reasons Why an Online Business is the Best Investment You Will Ever Make
Online Business

4 Reasons Why an Online Business is the Best Investment You Will Ever Make

Many opportunities end up being money suckers because of overhead, slow progress and low margins.
Thomas Smale
Nasty Gal Founder Sophia Amoruso Steps Down as CEO
Growth Strategies

Nasty Gal Founder Sophia Amoruso Steps Down as CEO

Amoruso will continue to stay on as executive chairman of the company she founded in 2006, but has been replaced as CEO by Sheree Waterson.
Nina Zipkin
Ecommerce Giant Amazon Wants to Woo the Inventor Entrepreneurs
Amazon

Ecommerce Giant Amazon Wants to Woo the Inventor Entrepreneurs

The Seattle-based tech company is hiring to build an 'end-to-end platform for startups.'
Catherine Clifford
Indiegogo Launches Commerce Option for Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Owners
Crowdfunding

Indiegogo Launches Commerce Option for Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Owners

The InDemand 'forever funding' program gives entrepreneurs a way to grow their business from their crowdfunding campaign website.
Catherine Clifford
It's Time We Ditched the Term 'Cart' in Online Shopping
Ecommerce

It's Time We Ditched the Term 'Cart' in Online Shopping

With all the innovations we've seen, why is the experience of actually making a purchase on the web still so poor?
Chris Bennett
How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way
Young Entrepreneurs

How a Bullied, Dyslexic 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Fought Back and Found His Way

Ollie Forsyth didn't let haters kill his spirit. Instead, he drew strength from dyslexic billionaire Richard Branson's stratospheric success story and used their cruel jabs to fuel his entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A 5-Step Guide to Competing With Amazon
Competition

A 5-Step Guide to Competing With Amazon

Think you can't compete with Amazon? Think again.
Neil Patel
From Clicks to Bricks: How Ecommerce Companies Benefit From Physical Stores
Ecommerce

From Clicks to Bricks: How Ecommerce Companies Benefit From Physical Stores

Find out why some web companies are expanding their business offline.
Grant Davis
The Future of Ecommerce Will Focus on Creating Experiences
Ecommerce

The Future of Ecommerce Will Focus on Creating Experiences

A look into what worked and what hasn't worked in online retail, along with what's on the horizon.
Jack Lowinger
One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help
If I Knew Then

One Kings Lane's Alison Pincus on the Importance of Coffee Dates and Asking for Help

The One Kings Lane co-founder urges young entrepreneurs to seek the guidance of others when first starting up.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Software Glitch Sells Products For Just a Penny
Amazon

Amazon Software Glitch Sells Products For Just a Penny

Sellers lose thousands after repricing tool goes horribly wrong.
Geoffrey Smith
How to Salvage an Online Sale When All Hope Seems Lost
Ecommerce

How to Salvage an Online Sale When All Hope Seems Lost

You tested it and thought your online offer was irresistible. But was it? Here's how you can turn around a sale before it clicks away for good.
Here Are 4 Steps to Create an Awesome User Experience
user experience

Here Are 4 Steps to Create an Awesome User Experience

A good user experience starts from the ground up. Here's your foolproof four-step plan to making your user experience the best it can be.
Lisa Hoover McGreevy