Archive for July, 2010

What Does Social Shopping Mean For Your Store?

July 28, 2010

These days, social shopping is a huge buzz word. But what does it mean to you as an online retailer? There are sites such as This Next and Kaboodle that are social bookmarking sites. Here, shoppers can bookmark and tag items while seeing reviews and ratings from other users. For retailers, Kaboodle allows you to [...]

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Christmas in July Sales

July 22, 2010

I just read a great article at PracticalECommerce.com that discusses the upcoming holiday shopping season and how some big retailers are preparing for it. I know you may not want to think about that just yet, you’re still all flip-flops, barbecues and beach, but if you plan well now, you may have a little extra [...]

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Top SEO Tips for E-Retailers

July 14, 2010

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is a hot topic lately. Have you researched it, or paid someone to optimize your site for you? Maybe you just nod your head in agreement when others talk of its importance, all the while having no clue what they mean? It isn’t as intimidating as you may think – [...]

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Building Your Social Media Arsenal

July 7, 2010

You can no longer deny the importance of social media and networking. As a small business owner, these platforms provide an extensive network to get your brand recognized. Most importantly, its free marketing! You may be saying, “Its too late, I missed the boat and my only fans on Facebook are my dog and cat.” [...]

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