Mobile And Reviews To Be Big Factors In Shopping This Season?

Social Media Link released some interesting findings based on a survey of 21,000 active social media users. It finds that this holiday season, peer-to-peer online reviews will influence what goes on shoppers’ lists. How big of a role do reviews…

Etsy ASAP Lets Users Get Same-Day Delivery

Etsy announced the launch of Etsy ASAP as a limited pilot in areas of New York City, giving shoppers the ability to have items delivered on the same or next day for a flat fee of $20. “This pilot, slated…

Chrome For iOS Gets Multitasking, Shopping Improvements

Chrome for iOS is getting a couple of new improvements, Google announced on Friday. For the iPad in particular, the browser is now better for multitasking. “Often on the web, we’re doing a ton of things at once — reading…

Microsoft Edge Browser Adds Cortana Coupons To Improve Online Shopping

Microsoft announced the pilot of a new Cortana feature for online shopping in its new Microsoft Edge browser. It’s called Cortana Coupons, and it leverages Cortana functionality to help users find coupons while they’re shopping online with Edge. Retailers like…

Shopify Rolls Out Shop Section Integration For Facebook Pages

Back in July, we learned that Facebook was testing new shops with buy buttons on Facebook Pages for select businesses with users being able to complete a whole purchase process right from a Facebook Page. This would happen from a…

Looks Like Amazon Gets The Last Laugh With Prime Day

Chances are you heard little but negative reactions and jokes when it comes to Amazon’s Prime Day sale, but the company announced on Thursday that it broke global records with sales exceeding Black Friday. Apparently more than a few people…

Amazon Prime Day Kinda Sucks, Right?

Having fun with Amazon’s “bigger than Black Friday” Prime Day? You’re probably the only one. I guess you’re the guy who got that 4K TV for 66% off before the deal ran out. According to people – a lot of…

Walmart Throws Shade at Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’ Birthday Celebration, Offers Up Own Deals

On July 15th, Amazon turns 20. In celebration of this, the company recently announced what it calls “Prime Day” – an online shopping “holiday” for Prime members that it says will trump Black Friday in terms of deals offered. Now,…

These Are The Customer Fears Your Ecommerce Business Must Ease

People are more willing to shop online than ever before. Demandware found that online shoppers bought more in less time during Q1. Still, as sophisticated as ecommerce has gotten over the years, there are still reasons people avoid it and…

Online Shoppers Bought More In Less Time In Q1

It would seem that not only are people buying more things online, they’re doing so more quickly. A recent report from Demandware (one of the early partners for Pinterest’s Buyable Pins) found that in Q1, digital shoppers worldwide spent less…