Archive for December, 2011

An Introduction to Pinterest

December 27, 2011

I haven’t payed too much attention to Pineterest, but this morning I decided to set up my account and thought some may be interested in seeing what this newish social site is about. For the initiated, Pineterest is a kind of internet “pin” board to post collections of things of interest to you. It is [...]

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Tweeting for dollars

December 20, 2011

One question that many of our clients have is, “how do I make social networking work for my e-commerce business?” Business owners know that there is value to be gained, but many just aren’t sure how to cultivate it. Or, they are active on Facebook but haven’t figured out how to monetize their Twitter profile. [...]

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Gordon Ramsay, Website Consultant?

December 16, 2011

We thought that this post from our friend Scott Sanfilippo that imagines what would happen if Gordon Ramsay got into e-commerce was spot on and wanted to share it with our readers. Enjoy! “When Gordon Ramsay walks into your restaurant with the crew from Kitchen Nightmares, more than likely he’s a little too late. I’m [...]

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Free Shipping Day 2011 – A Boon for Online Merchants

December 9, 2011

With one week to go until the fourth annual Free Shipping Day, participating e-merchants are bracing for an onslaught of orders and putting their plan in place to ensure all orders are received by Christmas Eve. According to the merchants interviewed for a recent article at, attracting new customers is one of the biggest [...]

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