News and Articles About Ecommerce
A quick guide to selling goods on the internet, from promoting your site and products to handling payments and returns.
Three young women entrepreneurs are looking to disrupt the traditional export supply chain through a first-of-its-kind mobile marketplace for artisans.
The coming launch of the 'WSJ Profile' social site, the arrival of sponsored posts on Tumblr, the value of a Google+ referral and more social-media news.
Think creating the next iPhone is tough? Try making the perfect pocket or purse to hold one.
Ribbon allows for one-click payments via any user platform.
From Renting Bedrooms on Airbnb to $1.5 Million in Venture Capital: Lessons in Resourceful Startup Funding
Tracy DiNunzio, the founder of online fashion marketplace Tradesy, shares her best advice for accessing startup funding when you are a statistical outlier.
A bill which would end tax-free online shopping moves on to the House of Representatives, where it is likely to be met with resistance from anti-tax Republicans.
The Marketplace Fairness Act, expected to pass in the Senate on May 6, requires online retailers to charge shoppers their state's sales tax. Is the law a poor political move?
The Senate is expected to vote on the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 this week. If passed, online retailers would have to collect sales tax in all states, even if they don't have a physical footprint in the state.
After getting dumped, one entrepreneur founded I Do Now I Don't, an e-commerce site that turns heartbreak into cold hard cash.
Storenvy mixes a no-cost e-commerce platform with community engagement.
The online handmade marketplace is seeking to reimagine retail.
Yumani lets vendors duke it out to give you the best price.
Young people tend to shop more than their older counterparts, and they use technology as they shop in greater numbers too. Here, check out other striking stats on millennials' shopping habits.
With its new dashboard, the photo-sharing platform allows business owners to better understand what's working with their audience.
When Tigere Chiriga's crowdfunding campaign for his floating mug worked, he turned to CrowdHut for assistance.
From assessing your customer's needs to registering a domain, here's what you need to consider before you start selling online.
A new exhibit at New York's Tenement Museum explores a century of the city's immigrant small-business owners, while the city government champions its growing tech startup community.
Last year may have given rise to a surge in startup-subscription services, but will larger competitors joining in this year spoil the mood?
Jewelry buyers get the best of both worlds: The price and flexibility of designing a engagement ring online and the in-store experience before they commit.
An eBay merchant quadruples his revenue with help from an online microlender.
Decoded Fashion's hackathon builds technology to change the way designers create clothes and consumers purchase them.
Online fashion upstart Betabrand is on a mission to create the world's first truly social clothing company.
The U.S. Postal Service, UPS and FedEx have all raised their shipping rates. This handy reference can help you find the best deal.