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Consumer Concerns of Online Security Impact Smaller Businesses

| Matt Winn

With a majority of media attention has focused on mega-retailers like Target, small businesses are still looking to find ways to calm customer fears as they enter the biggest selling months of the year. See what small businesses are doing to keep their customers protected.

How to Use Paid Social Media to Increase Holiday Sales

| Ellen Jantsch

The holiday shopping season is upon us and many retailers hoping to reach shoppers online will put paid social media at the center of their marketing efforts this season. Here’s how you can create the right message at the right time and yield the right increase in sales.

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3 Steps to Protect Your Business’ Online Back Door

| Scott Walters

Though it’s easy to forget about the back door, it’s imperative that ecommerce retailers protect the administrative sections of their web content platforms. Fortunately, there are three steps retailers can take now – in advance of Black Friday – to protect their administrative pages.

How to Connect With Nordic Customers

| Maureen Gleeson, Oban Digital

The Nordic countries – Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Finland – are an attractive group of markets for international ecommerce businesses for a number of reasons. With more than 15 million consumers online in the Nordic region, we discuss the factors you should be aware of when entering the ecommerce market in the Nordics.

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Walmart Changing Image With 5 Days of Black Friday

| Tim Parry

Will Walmart’s 5-day-long omnichannel shopping event be the end of Cyber Monday, Black Friday, and Thanksgiving Day store openings? Probably not, but Walmart is the first major retailer to tell the general shopping public that America’s biggest shopping period is not a fragmented 5 day event.

Top 5 Holiday Shopping Trend Predictions

| Adam Forrest

It’s the time of the year when retailers start running the holiday programs that has been in the works for months. Here are the top five trend predictions for the holiday shopping season.

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Small Businesses Face Big Challenges this Holiday Season

| Matt Winn

With more and more holiday purchases shifting from in-store to online, smaller retailers are looking forward to making the most of this highly profitable selling period, undergoing preparations to handle the rush. See what they are doing to prepare.

Cyber Monday: Ready, Set, Go!

| Therese DeMatteo

Cyber Monday is the most important day on the horizon since it is projected to be bigger and better than ever before. See how you can get ready for one of the biggest shopping days of the year.