April 16, 2014
Kenshoo published an infographic today detailing first-quarter performance of paid search and social advertising. The infographic highlights quarter-over-quarter and year-over-year changes for key metrics in both search and social.
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November 28, 2015
Slowly but surely, Black Friday is becoming more of an ecommerce holiday.
Black Friday sales were up, but how high were they? According to IBM, online sales for Black Friday were up 21.5% over the same day in 2014.
IBM says consumers …More...
November 27, 2015
And we have our first Black Friday ecommerce casualty. Neiman Marcus has been down since 8 a.m. EST.
According to Catchpoint Systems, the Neiman Marcus website has been mostly unavailable. It has only been up intermittently, or showing an error …More...
November 24, 2015
Millennials, Millennials, Millennials – retailers have been bombarded with information about the large, attention-grabbing generation of shoppers. But, an even bigger generational behemoth is hot on those Millennials’ heels – and they’re doing things differently than any other generation before. Gen …More...
November 23, 2015
The 2015 holiday e-commerce season is upon us, and for some leading retailers, it has already arrived: Amazon began offering Black Friday sales last Friday, November 20, a full week prior!
By now, most retailers have finalized their e-commerce site code for …More...
March 11, 2014
NAME: Joe Lezon
COMPANY: Alex and Ani
JOB TITLE: Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Here’s how social media helps me in my everyday life: It allows me to stay connected with friends and family, while at the same time providing relevant …More...
November 18, 2015
Millennials are driving a new era of demand for digital performance excellence. Eighty-one percent of millennial-age smartphone and/or tablet owners across all countries say they will abandon transactions and shop elsewhere if a mobile site or app is is …More...
November 13, 2015
November 12, 2015
Rumors of a weak Chinese economy may have been greatly exaggerated: Singles Day 2015 came in like a lion, and went out like a lion.
Alibaba announced that USD $14.3 billion of gross merchandise volume was settled through Alipay on Alibaba’s retail …More...