Google launched a new tool today called ‘Test My Site” at testmysite.thinkwithgoogle.com. The tool helps you find out how well your site works across mobile and desktop devices, but its primary purpose is to make the mobile web experience faster. For eCommerce businesses mobile friendly is critical to increasing checkout […]
A lot of businesses are about to have a lot more ways to sell their products with Shopify. The company announced that it is giving developers tools to build new sales channels to put Shopify into more and more apps. Right off the bat, eBates, Houzz, Wanelo are getting them, […]
The online shopping space only continues to grow with each passing year, and along with that, so does the amount of tools and features that can help businesses better tap into that upward trend. One of the more interesting trends has been the merger between online and offline shopping, and […]
Etsy announced that it’s rolling out Express Checkout with Apple Pay on in its iOS app. This lets buyers skip the shopping cart and check out in two steps. The feature became available for signed-in US users on desktop and mobile web last year, but the Apple Pay integration with […]
Shopify has a new app called Sello for iOS and Android aimed at making it easier for people to sell things from their mobile devices. The basic concept is that you can just take a picture of something you want to sell, set a price, add a description, and sell […]
The social media landscape is getting more complex, but also potentially more helpful for ecommerce businesses almost by the day. The big social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest have all been working on features that will help businesses sell products to users. Ultimately, it’s all great for businesses […]
Shopify is now letting merchants create orders and accept credit card payments through the Shopify Admin in an effort to make it easier for them to sell wholesale, take orders by phone, etc.
Shopify and Facebook announced an expanded beta test for the Facebook buy button, which was first announced last July. The announcement comes on the heels of Pinterest’s big Buyable Pins announcement, which also includes Shopfiy as a partner, and opens up that functionality to thousands of Shopify merchants.