Harper Reed Launches Modest to Revolutionize Mobile Commerce

By | Feb 24, 2015 at 9:50 am

The brilliant team that figured out how to engineer personalized, micro-targeted engagement for Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign has officially announced the launch of a revolutionary mobile commerce platform called Modest. Harper Reed, CEO,  and Dylan Richard, CTO; both formerly of Threadless prior to running the tech for Obama for…


3 Design Strategies Essential to Ecommerce Conversions

By | Feb 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm

B2B e-commerce sales were set to hit $1 Trillion in 2014, making Gartner’s $559 Billion prediction for 2013 look downright pessimistic. But despite all this money floating around, too many e-commerce executives and solopreneurs seem to be taking Woody Allen’s “90 percent of success is just…


5 Tricks Used By Ecommerce Marketers To Make You Buy

By | Feb 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Ecommerce is no longer a matter of selling. Instead, it has become a matter of psychological exploitation. Online stores rely on all kinds of techniques in order to convince you to buy. You keep telling yourself that you are just taking a peek, yet…


5 Must-Have Tools for Ecommerce Success in 2015

By | Jan 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Consumer demands from brands and businesses change with every technological disruption, whether it is noticeable or not. Each year brings in a new set of opportunities and challenges. An ecommerce site, therefore, needs to be always prepared to change, upgrade, or even revamp (if…


5 Strong Ecommerce Trends Set to Drive Profits for Retailers in 2015

By | Jan 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm

2015 will offer more opportunities for ecommerce and will present trends that every online marketer, seller, and buyer needs to be aware of to remain viable. Predicting industry trends is a crucial step in your struggle to get a head of the competition and…



5 Steps for Startups Optimizing Their Sites for Mobile

By | Dec 27, 2014 at 4:00 pm

So you’ve established an online presence and are ready to take your site mobile. Like most organizations – big and small – optimizing their sites for mobile for the first time, you may be wondering where to start. What comes first? Mobile optimization is…



David’s Bridal Has Launched a Wedding Dress App to Help Brides Find the Perfect Gown

By | Dec 22, 2014 at 2:30 pm

I’ve never had the problem of finding a wedding dress or dealing with any woman who’s on her search for the perfect dress. And, as a gay man, I know that I won’t ever have to run into that issue when planning for my own…

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Cloud Hosting vs. VPS Hosting: Whats best for your Ecommerce Website

By | Dec 20, 2014 at 10:00 am

Multiple web hosting plans can be found for hosting your website or Ecommerce online store and that makes it difficult to understand each of these web hosting plans and choose the most feasible one. The choices in web hosts include shared hosting, VPS hosting,…



Everything But The House’s Recent Funding is a Testament to the Rise of Cincinnati’s Tech Scene

By | Dec 16, 2014 at 2:30 pm

Just last month, the Cincinnati, OH-based startup Everything But The House announced that it had raised $13 million in Series A funding from Spark Capital and Greycroft Partners. It was a significant achievement for the company, which was founded in 2006 but had only…



CompleteSet Provides a Central Marketplace Platform for Collectors

By | Dec 9, 2014 at 4:30 pm

To some extent, I think that some of us do some form of collecting – whether that’s something as traditional as stamps to everyday consumer goods like shoes. When I was younger, I used to collect anything and everything – from stamps and coins,…


Global E-Marketing Teams are Using WhatsApp for Communication and Organization

By | Dec 7, 2014 at 8:00 am

App developers understand the need for communication in our lives, and that’s why every day we discover a new messaging app on different app stores. The most popular of them all is WhatsApp, an application that is becoming more popular by the day. According to…


Big Data is changing the Face of eCommerce – Here’s How Retailers Are Adapting

By | Dec 5, 2014 at 2:43 pm

Success of an ecommerce site lies in the number of buyers or amount sold within a period of time. Because of the process involved in the selecting, ordering, and purchasing from their online stores, site owners need to track the behavior of visitors and…


The Unsung Heroes of Cyber Monday: A Look at the Platforms Powering Top Ecommerce Sites

By | Dec 1, 2014 at 8:00 am

Datanyze crawls the web daily looking for technology ‘signatures’ that determine whether or not a given website is using a particular technology.  This provides crucial analytics for businesses to monitor and optimize customer retention and competition. In time for Cyber Monday, they have released…


Infographic: How to Make Your First eCommerce Sale

By | Nov 30, 2014 at 4:00 pm

Ecommerce now accounts for about 10% of all retail sales and in the U.S alone, and online retail sales are expected to easily reach $300 billion over the next twelve months. How ever you look at it, eCommerce is a vital part of running…


6 Top Dynamics of Creating a Perfect Ecommerce Website for Your Business

By | Nov 29, 2014 at 10:00 am

When you run an ecommerce business, you need a website. There is no getting around it. The problem is you can’t have just any website. You need something that stands out and gets people visiting. Here are the five essential tips you need to…



Lavasoft CEO Lists 5 Montreal Startups to Watch

By | Nov 22, 2014 at 10:00 am

When it comes to Canadian tech startups, Toronto gets all the attention. And that’s for a reason. After all, Toronto’s startups are solving some very real issues, churning out innovative startups like Sojourn Labs’ electric car-bike vehicle and Spinesonics Medical’s ultrasound device for spinal…


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Tradezby Executes Their Pivot Slowly, but it’s Well-Calculated

By | Nov 21, 2014 at 11:00 am

The pivot is a powerful tool in the entrepreneur’s arsenal; it can completely change the game if you’re finding success difficult to chase. Over the course of the last year, Nate Llorando has performed a pivot and rebranded his original startup company, My Trade…