If you’ve had enough turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie for another year, then loosen your belt and gobble up these great little tidbits of seasonal web store wisdom! This edition of the eCommerce Roundup is packed with tips on optimizing your online boutique for fast and efficient holiday traffic, along with the lowdown on a $2 billion Thanksgiving gravy boat (let’s just say mobile customers made web store owners very happy this Turkey Day).
Doorless web stores don’t do doorbusters. (Say it five times fast.) If you want to make sure that your online boutique’s Black Friday blowout kicks off a lucrative holiday season with a bang, you’d better have the virtual equivalent of a dazzling seasonal storefront: an intuitive, relevant, search engine-optimized design. This article shows you how!
What can the Old West teach you about running a web store? There are only two kinds: the quick and the dead! The latest research shows that you have as little as 2 seconds to load your site and engage your customer. Fortunately, you don’t have to be Wild Bill to bring in the traffic… this article gives you some sharp-shootin’ tips to make your site the quickest draw on the web!
Let’s talk turkey… as in $2 billion in online sales this Thanksgiving! eCommerce was up 13.6% as of 3 PM Eastern Thanksgiving day, with the lion’s share of sales going to mobile shoppers. This article’s got the full scoop on what’s hot, how it sold, who sold it for less, and more!
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