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Ecommerce Game Changers: A Retrospective of the Last 8 Years

As we kick off 2016, many ecommerce and marketing blogs are rounding up their predictions for the next 12 months. But in this post, I'd like to take a...

Applying Cultural Context to Cart Abandonment

Earlier this year, a study by ComScore commissioned by UPS surveyed global online shoppers about their cart abandonment habits. Aggregate data hid...

Why Mobile Matters Most to Millennials

Omnichannel commerce is a hot topic, with retailers like Walgreen's and Sephora leading the way in developing innovative in-store digital, mobile expe...

Carts Against Humanity

If you've never played Cards Against Humanity, congratulations. You're a good person. "Cards Against Humanity is a party game for horrible people. ...

4 Smartwatch Commerce Apps to Watch

With Apple's Spring Forward event happening today, it's no secret Apple Watch is on the menu. The latest Apple product joins Pebble and Samsung's s...

One Online Retailer’s Experience With Bitcoin

In January, we asked Is 2014 the Year of Bitcoin for Ecommerce? Since then, we’ve seen the likes of NewEgg, Tiger Direct, Dell, Dish Network, Lord...

Twitter and Facebook Commerce: Will It Blend?

Last week was a hot one, with Twitter announcing its acquisition of cross-channel promotions startup CardSpring, and Facebook testing a “Buy” button, ...

Can Card Scanning Solve Mobile Checkout Abandonment?

68% of smartphone and tablet owners have attempted to make a purchase through their device, and 66% report they've encountered obstacles that prevente...

Mobile Commerce: iBeacon vs. NFC [Infographics]

Continuing our topic on beacons and in-store tech, this week's infograhic is twice as nice, with contributions form and a graphic of unknown origin fo...

How Western Union Transformed Its Digital Experience

"Today’s digitally empowered consumers have extremely high expectations of modern marketers.” -- MRM McCann Unfortunately, brand experiences online...

You Won’t Believe What These 32 Bitcoin Startups are Doing

With major ecommerce players like Overstock.com and Square on board, Bitcoin's on its way to becoming a serious payment method, despite its bad press....

Beacons and the Age of Micro-Location Context

By now you may have heard the buzz about beacons, with PayPal, Apple, Google, Nokia and Estimote sparking headlines about their potential applications...

Is it Time to Unscrew Your Bolt On Store?

Many brands and B2B vendors that have ventured into direct-to-consumer online selling use "bolt-on" shops to enable ecommerce, via separate domains ...

Ecommerce vs Web Content Management: Which Should Power Your Digi...

According to Forrester Research, ebusiness and channel professionals' top investment priorities this year include the ecommerce platform and Web Conte...

CMS, Commerce and Data: The 3 Pillars of Digital Experience

It’s an exciting time in which we live, with an amazing array of interfaces and ecosystems offering up new ways to connect and converse with customers...

Global Payments: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

Did you know that China, the largest online market in the world with 420 million internet users, still has a relatively low credit card penetration ra...