RSS feed Get our RSS feed

News by Topic


BizReport : Ecommerce

Ecommerce

... 163 164 165 166 167 ...
 

Thursday, January 24, 2013

SEOmoz takes on AudienceWise

Look for more from SEOmoz in the coming year. The company has announced they'll buy AudienceWise in a seven figure deal. SEOmoz is a search enginge optimization and social networking optimization software hub. The addition of AudienceWise to the company framework will give brands another way to engage audiences. >>

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Email: Misspelling names breeds consumer resentment

Obtaining a consumer's personal details can be like getting blood out of a stone, according to a new survey from YouGov commissioned by customer intelligence and marketing firm Emailvision. Even the promise of better targeted offers fails to coax a name out of them. >>

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

E-crime a more costly retail crime than shoplifting

The cost of e-crime in the UK, including the value of stolen goods, damage incurred and crime prevention measures, has risen to such an extent that the British Retail Consortium says it is now a more costly retail crime than shoplifting. >>

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Constant Contact platform pushes education as part of marketing

With all the changes to the online and mobile marketplaces, businesses need a crash course in marketing effectiveness. Enter a new solution from Constant Contact which pushes education as part of the marketing solution. >>

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Manta: SMBs feeling more stress

Congress may have passed a measure to temporarily roll back the so-called Fiscal Cliff, but that measure isn't easing small business owners' minds. Instead, SMBs are very tentative about the future, finds new data out today from Manta. >>

Monday, January 21, 2013

Report: Data spending will surge in 2013

One 2012 trend that looks to become even bigger in 2013? Data spending. A new report out this week indicates many brands will be focused on data throughout the year - better data analysis and better data collection will be among the areas getting the most attention. >>

Friday, January 18, 2013

YuMe, SponsorPay, SiteScout moves to ease marketers burdens

What do an online acquisition, news of record growth and a new getting started guide have in common? The three moves should help brands get an early handle on 2013 - which could help bottom lines as we move toward 2014. >>

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

AppDirect, Small Business Web partner

A new partnership in the small business space should give SMBs more access to cloud offerings. The partnership puts AppDirect and Small Business Web into an agreement to power a directory that will connect small businesses to cloud-based software. >>

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Report: Nearly half of emails opened via mobile

New data out from Experian Marketing Services underlines the importance of mobile optimization for email marketers: 44% of emails are now opened on a mobile device. >>

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

IBM predicts birth of a trend - steampunk

Retailers are constantly on the lookout for the 'next big thing' and, according to IBM, it's becoming easier for these trends to be spotted way before markets become saturated thanks to the use of social and sentiment analysis. IBM thinks it knows what the next big trend will be - Steampunk. >>

Monday, January 14, 2013

New platform to focus on business related media

There's a place for business professionals to reach their target ad bases; from International Business Times, the IBT Media platform hosts content resources including Bizu.TV and other vertical websites. >>

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Panopta: Retail website uptime performance improves

In its third seasonal website availability index, website and app availability monitoring service provider, Panopta, has revealed that most retail websites performed well during the holiday season. >>

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Mobile accounted for 11% of ecommerce sales in 2012

With more consumers packing the power of a smartphone in their pocket, or a tablet in their bag, mobile devices are becoming a key, and popular, shopping tool. New research from eMarketer reveals the impact of mobile on last year's shopping behavior. >>

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Reports: Social, catalogs influential during 2012 holidays

Over the 2012 holidays a couple of interesting data points were found by researchers: first, that social media use decreased but that traditional ad form catalogs helped push more sales. >>

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Many European businesses failing to embrace Internet

An assessment of 13 million websites across Europe reveals many firms are failing to make the most of the opportunities presented by doing business online, and too many have no Internet presence at all. >>

... 163 164 165 166 167 ...