SearchFeb 25, 2014 4:17 PM By Daniela Forte
Local search has grown increasingly important for both consumers and marketers, and even major players like Google recently made moves to position themselves for better success. With this in mind, Kenshoo released this infographic to help marketers solve the local search puzzle.
SearchFeb 07, 2014 8:09 PM By Tim Callan
To avoid losing out on sales and new customers that can be gained by using search data, put the following ideas into place – they’ll help you get the most value out of your marketing campaigns, making them more appealing to shoppers and featuring products you know they want.
SearchFeb 05, 2014 9:25 AM By MCM Staff
SLI Systems today announced that it is renewing its special terms offer for its learning-based site search solution for retail and eommerce sites currently using Google Commerce Search, which is set to expire in the next few months.
SearchJan 31, 2014 8:10 AM By Tim Callan
Out of the more than 160,000 searches for Denver Broncos or Seattle Seahawks-branded gear conducted on various ecommerce sites powered by SLI during the week following the NFC and AFC Championship games, Seattle led search activity by the slim margin of 2.6%.
SearchJan 21, 2014 1:26 PM By Daniela Forte
The fourth quarter of 2013 saw growth for paid search, according to two separate industry reports. The holiday shopping season saw an increase in retail transactions of 26%, and retail revenue rose 34% on Thanksgiving and 24% on Black Friday.
SearchJan 01, 2014 9:39 PM By Iman Sadreddin
Just as shoppers are shaking off their post-holiday cobwebs and vowing to stick with their New Year’s resolutions this year, retailers must also resolve to continue to stay fresh and innovative because that is what shoppers expect. Don’t let your website become stale. Here are 10 capabilities your ecommerce site must be able to do in 2014.
SearchDec 03, 2013 12:11 PM By Tim Parry
Whether you are making enhancements to or rolling out a new or refreshed ecommerce site, it’s important to test that links work, buttons lead where they promise, and the coding does what it’s supposed to do.But even after an ecommerce site passes the QA tests, customers can still get frustrated with the user experience.In this […]
SearchDec 03, 2013 6:51 AM By MCM Staff
If showrooming was a holiday trend to watch in 2012, then webrooming – wherein consumers do their research online and then head to the store to actually make a purchase – is the one to watch this holiday season. Here’s how consumers responded to a pre-Cyber Weekend Harris Poll on the two retail trends.
SearchNov 23, 2013 8:43 AM By Tim Parry
Kmart and JCPenney tweeted off in a battle of wits, holiday hashtags and, well, pants and this cute and possibly un-staged merchant match-up. It was fun, and deserved the slow-clap, until Wrangler chimed in.
SearchNov 21, 2013 4:02 PM By Erin Lynch
As much as merchants would like to think that every customer is coming to the ecommerce page organically, more often than not, a search engine or ad are the reasons why they are shopping with you. Which is all the more reason why now, more than ever, it is imperative for merchants to have the perfect ad extension this holiday season.