Category Archives: Announcements

Site Launches and other Important Announcements

What happened in ECommerce Partners in May?

By | May 30, 2014

May was an extremely busy month in ECommerce Partners with three birthdays, two employee departures, three new employee arrivals and a trip to Florida! Departure Lounge in ECommerce Partners: May started off with the departure of Kristen who was with ECommerce Partners since 2012. Her role as Executive Assistant to Gil Levy meant she was […]

2013 Sales Holiday List

By | January 14, 2013

Get your business ready for 2013! Just because it’s January, doesn’t mean you can’t plan ahead for July. It’s time to set your holiday marketing calendar to action. Take a look at our holiday calendar list below to prepare in advance for all marketing need-to-know dates.

Mobile Shopping, PayPal Merger & Holiday Shopping Boycott

By | November 19, 2012

This was a big week for ecommerce! A new study reveals online shopping increasing among users of mobile devices, Analysts say Groupon’s new ecommerce venture is a big mistake, FiftyOne Global teams up with Paypal to bring the online payment system to the international customers of over 100 major US retailers, CPG companies find video […]

Ecommerce Preparation for the Holidays…and for the Unexpected

By | November 2, 2012

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and its debilitating effects on the eastern seaboard, the 5 Ps— Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance—are essential for proactively assuring the integrity of your Ecommerce business. Having short-term and long-term strategies in place will help your operations run smoothly, especially with the holidays fast approaching.

Google’s New Webmaster Tools, Benefits of E-mail Marketing and A Checklist To Boost Online Checkouts

By | October 22, 2012

Google announced several tools this month which may benefit webmasters and e-commerce websites. These tools give businesses control over back links and allow for simplified tag management. A checklist to boost online checkouts comes out just in time for the holidays, and research shows the effectiveness of email marketing, particularly towards older consumers.

Increasing CTR, Content Marketing and Advertising Tools

By | October 17, 2012

Recent research has shown that utilizing empathy can create more effective advertisements and the amount of time it takes to send out a triggered email after a customer action matters. We have also learned that an e-commerce website’s search filters can affect click through rates and that content marketing can help businesses connect to customers, […]

Social Shopping, Local SEO and an Online Marketing Conference

By | October 1, 2012

This was a big week in social shopping, with Facebook launching an ecommerce app and ShopInterest gaining the funding needed to create Pinterest storefronts. Recent findings show that ecommerce is expected to double by 2015, however creating a successful ecommerce site can be difficult without help. Local search engine optimization is key for small businesses […]

Mobile Commerce, E-Commerce for Small Business and Choosing A Webhost For Your Online Business

By | September 25, 2012

With the massive sales of smart phones, such as the iPhone, that are capable of handling e-commerce, developing a mobile commerce strategy is of utmost importance. Also important is being aware of holiday shopping trends both in the U.S. and internationally.  E-commerce can benefit both small and large businesses when done right. A reliable webhost […]

Online Shopping Holiday Projections, Content Marketing and Amazon Sales Tax

By | September 18, 2012

In ecommerce this week, the gap between social media and ecommerce is decreasing as vendors look for new ways to integrate an interactive experience for their users. Ecommerce and publishing are becoming more intertwined as publishers look for new revenue streams and ecommerce continues at an unprecedented rate of growth. Sales tax increases could affect […]

Ecommerce through Pinterest, UPS Shipments Soar & Ecommerce Future Growth

By | July 30, 2012

Online sales have been soaring, according to new figures released by several key agencies in the ecommerce industry. The United Kingdom is posting significant growth in online sales in the first half of 2012, and the mobile shopping experience is becoming more important to online vendors than ever before. Pinterest has become a powerful force […]

Google Shopping, Facebook Sponsored Results & Tablet Shopping

By | July 24, 2012

With the ecommerce industry poised for tremendous growth in the future, merchants are signing up for Google’s new paid shopping platform, which will completely replace the previous program, Google Product Search, by the fall of 2012. Tablets are proving to be a valuable asset to ecommerce vendors, as conversions on the tablet are nearly the […]