October 6th, 2014
GoDaddy announced on Thursday that it has partnered with Stripe to make it easier for small businesses to sell online. The partnership will enable businesses to get instant credit approval, begin accepting credit card payments and access funds more quickly.
September 15th, 2014
E-commerce is booming, and the coming holiday season will only fuel the fire. New research finds that consumer purchase intent is skyrocketing for many e-commerce categories.
August 25th, 2014
As you may recall, eBay bought payments platform Braintree for $800 millionlast fall. Now, PayPal and Braintree have introduced One Touch, a new way to pay for things in mobile apps. In fact, it’s the fastest way to do so, according to the company.
August 4th, 2014
You think you’ve got e-Commerce SEO problems? Well, did you hear how Google’s Panda update is going to cost eBay about $200 million in revenue this year? While $200 million is, ahem, only about 1% of eBay’s annual revenues, it still represents–if you’ll pardon the technical term–a metric crap ton of money. I’ve worked with […]
July 15th, 2014
Custora has released a new report based on its “E-Commerce Pulse” data from over 100 online retailers, 70 million consumers, and $10 billion in transaction revenue. It says that mobile e-commerce has hit an all-time high, which is hardly surprising.
June 23rd, 2014
eBay launched a new iPhone app called eBay Valet, which provides sellers with another way to sell on the site. It finds what items are worth, then sends them in for valets to sell them for you. Take pictures of your items, and the app gives you an estimated price. They’ll send you a free […]
June 2nd, 2014
Google announced the beta release of a “complete revamp” of its ecommerce analytics, which it says will provide richer insights into pre-purchase shopping behavior and product performance. It will let you analyze how far shoppers get into the shopping funnel, and where you lose them, and help you understand what products are viewed the most, […]