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2014 Online Retail Trends

7 Must-Know Online Retail Trends for 2014

From the growing importance of mobile to changing expectations about free shipping returns, here are key developments in retail.  In order to thrive, retailers should pay attention to mobile, the retail store itself, location targeting and other key developments. During this past holiday season, online shoppers set records on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday and Cyber

E-commerce

5 Tips for Maximizing Your Search Engine Optimization

As a website owner, you understand that your goal is to maximize the amount of qualified traffic to your website. Although referrals and word-of-mouth can be great sources for customers, the real Holy Grail of the Internet is Search Listings (Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.). Through some effort, you can get your site in front of

Mobile Commerce

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5 Mobile Marketing Trends to Watch

Mobile isn’t just one of the most important channels for marketers to utilize, it is becoming THE most important channel. Blogs are read, emails are consumed and purchases are made via mobile devices. And that is just the tip of the iceberg of the mobile moments in our everyday lives. The impact is extending even

Marketing

Cross-Merchandising

cross-mer•chan•dis•ing [kraws mur-chuhn-dahy-zing] the practice of marketing, or displaying products from different categories (or store departments) together, •,n order to generate additional revenue, known sometimes as add-on sales You are probably familiar with cross-merchandising in your physical store. You create beautiful displays, draping your quilts over an old dresser near the fabric collection. You put

Technology

Protecting Your Images with Watermarks

There’s plenty of sharing online these days—of ideas, how-tos, events, and information. With sites like Pinterest—where one person posts a picture, then dozens (or thousands!) can share it again with just the click of a button—attribution and ownership of the images, and accompanying tutorials, can get lost in the more of the Internet. While most

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SWOT Analysis

A SWOT analysis (alternatively SWOT Matrix) is a structured planning method used to evaluate the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats involved in a business or project. A SWOT analysis can be carried out for a business, product, program, place, industry, or person. It involves specifying the objective of the business venture or project and identifying

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