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Answer These 7 Questions Before Hiring an Ecommerce Consultant
Ecommerce

Answer These 7 Questions Before Hiring an Ecommerce Consultant

Consultants can bring a fresh perspective and the latest strategies but they are not magical. Before you spend money think deeply about your goals and expectations.
Eric Samson
Martha Stewart and Jack Ma Powwow About Global Domination
Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart and Jack Ma Powwow About Global Domination

The woman at the head of the U.S. home decor empire and the man at the head of the gigantic Chinese ecommerce platform have risen to become titans of business by bowing at the altar of the middle class.
Catherine Clifford
5 Keys to Unlocking the Power of Google Analytics
Google Analytics

5 Keys to Unlocking the Power of Google Analytics

The volume of raw data available with Google Analytics is daunting, until you learn a few essential concepts.
Rocco Baldassarre
Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry
Running a business

Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry

From hiring the right people, to having the patience of a saint, here are some words of wisdom from vendors at the Westminster Dog Show.
Wendy Frink
The Surprising Power of Print Marketing to Leverage Your Ecommerce Site
Print Advertising

The Surprising Power of Print Marketing to Leverage Your Ecommerce Site

Print has an enduring appeal that complements digital. Imaginative marketers use both for the best results.
Katherine Halek
How to Make Your Ecommerce Site Happen
Starting a Business

How to Make Your Ecommerce Site Happen

If you want to sell anything online, this is where you should start.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
5 Social-Media Hacks to Boost Your Brand Starting Right Now
Social Media Marketing

5 Social-Media Hacks to Boost Your Brand Starting Right Now

The work you are doing already can bring far more results with a few artful tweaks.
Brett Relander
How to Make More Effective Use of Social Media in Your Ecommerce Strategy
Ecommerce

How to Make More Effective Use of Social Media in Your Ecommerce Strategy

Profiting from the seemingly-endless boom in online spending requires a clear vision of who your customers are and how to engage them.
Brett Relander
Amazon Makes Money, Says Little About It
Amazon

Amazon Makes Money, Says Little About It

Once again, the e-commerce giant keeps its owners – i.e. shareholders – in the dark about the business details.
Alibaba Revenue Disappoints, Shares Fall
Ecommerce

Alibaba Revenue Disappoints, Shares Fall

The Chinese e-commerce company's revenue fell short of analysts' expectations, showing signs of a slowdown in its scorching growth.
7 Ways to Provide Exceptional Customer Service for Ecommerce (Infographic)
Customer Service

7 Ways to Provide Exceptional Customer Service for Ecommerce (Infographic)

Customer service that goes above the norm is a necessity. Here's how to get it right.
EBay's Breakup Plans May Open Door for Ecommerce Deals
Mergers and Acquisitions

EBay's Breakup Plans May Open Door for Ecommerce Deals

Splitting into three different companies could accommodate would-be suitors, signaling a potential merger fight after the breakup.
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