Ecommerce

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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
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