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Twitter Testing a Feature That Lets Users Buy Items Without Leaving Twitter
Online Shopping

Twitter Testing a Feature That Lets Users Buy Items Without Leaving Twitter

An embedded 'Buy Now' could be Twitter's first step towards letting merchants accept mobile payments directly through the shorthand blogging service.
Benjamin Kabin
7 Strategies to Boost Mobile Conversion Rates
Mobile Marketing

7 Strategies to Boost Mobile Conversion Rates

Shoppers increasingly use their smartphones to find what they want, at the price they'll pay. Help them find what you're selling.
Brett Relander
10 Things You Must Do to Grow Your Online Business in the First Year
Selling Online

10 Things You Must Do to Grow Your Online Business in the First Year

Through careful strategic planning, quality marketing campaigns and some online know-how, conversions are likely to increase steadily.
Drew Hendricks
Grocery-Delivery Startups Are Eating Up New Markets
Food Businesses

Grocery-Delivery Startups Are Eating Up New Markets

Are groceries among the last untapped e-commerce opportunities? At least two startup companies think so.
Gabrielle Karol
10 Tips to Craft a Sizzling Ecommerce 'About Us' Page
Web Content

10 Tips to Craft a Sizzling Ecommerce 'About Us' Page

People want to buy from companies they trust. Here's how you can tell your honest story and show why you stand head and shoulders above the competition.
Why Online Shoppers Still Don't Use Their Phones to Buy Things
Mobile Commerce

Why Online Shoppers Still Don't Use Their Phones to Buy Things

A new survey sheds light on why the mobile commerce experience isn't yet up to par with the PC ecommerce experience.
Catherine Clifford
7 Ways Fashion Startups Can Become the Next 'Rent the Runway'
Business Unusual

7 Ways Fashion Startups Can Become the Next 'Rent the Runway'

Jennifer Fleiss of Rent the Runway reveals how a startup can keep even the ritziest fashionistas allured by its user experience.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Alibaba Breaks Into U.S. Ecommerce Market With 11 Main
Ecommerce

Alibaba Breaks Into U.S. Ecommerce Market With 11 Main

The Chinese ecommerce giant today unveiled its first major push into the U.S. market with the launch of a website that curates small boutiques.
Catherine Clifford
Stephen Colbert Throws Punches at Amazon
Amazon

Stephen Colbert Throws Punches at Amazon

The late-night Comedy Central host has challenged his audience to boycott the ecommerce giant for its manipulative treatment of book sales.
Catherine Clifford
Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18
Amazon

Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18

It's like nothing we've ever seen before! Wait, we've never seen it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates
Web Design

Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates

Simple tweaks to your pages can mean hundreds of thousands of dollars in increased revenue. Here's what you can do.
James Scherer
This Could Be Fab's Last Breath
Fab

This Could Be Fab's Last Breath

The troubled ecommerce site will fire about a third of its staff in its latest round of layoffs and its founder's blog has disappeared.
Laura Entis
This Software Is Making Ecommerce Companies Even Smarter
100 Brilliant Companies

This Software Is Making Ecommerce Companies Even Smarter

Meta data and machine-learning software leads buyers straight to what they want.
Grant Davis
3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'
Fashion

3 Stylish Startups That Want You to Ditch 'Fast Fashion'

Sustainability is still evolving within fashion retail and these startups are trying to set the standards.
Tanya Benedicto Klich