Adopting longer SSL keys offers more secure encryption, but it also requires more processing power. Is your ecommerce server ready for the challenge?
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Tips for building a Twitter list and tools that help you use the social media tool better. Plus, a free Web tool and a creative way one big biz gets customers into the store ( it works for online ...
Declaring that the lines between online and traditional retail have inexorably blurred, CEO John Donahoe looks to new platforms and devices while payments business soars.
From listing items on eBay to synchronizing inventory across multiple selling channels, this list of 15 eBay listing tools can help you make online selling an easier and faster process.
Consumers are much more likely to stay on an e-tailer's site if their social networking IDs let the site automatically recognize and log them in, according to a new survey from Janrain.
We take you through the steps required to create a contact list and manage your first email campaign using the new Campaigner Free marketing service designed for small businesses with less than 50...
Web retailers made hay this holiday season, posting the fifth consecutive quarter of year-over-year growth, driven in part by strong sales in computer software and other segments.
TurnTo social-shopping widgets can help online retailers boost conversions by putting shoppers inside an online store.
Looking to add shopping cart functionality to your Facebook Business Page? This list of 5 Facebook shopping cart applications will help you get started.
Online retail giant sees sales rocket up 36 percent in the fourth quarter, and 40 percent for the year, but analysts are left wanting more, and the stock takes an after-hours hit.
Want to build the customer base for your small business ecommerce site? We tapped experts at two email marketing companies to get their best email marketing tips and trends.
Do you backup your small business ecommerce site? Helen Bradley shows what you'll lose if your data backup fails, and how you can avoid that potential financial disaster.
These simple 2D barcode images give ecommerce business owners a new way to encourage customers to opt-in to email marketing lists.
Selling on eBay? Try these top five eBay market research tools to increase your eBay sales and profitability.
Ecommerce sector poised to finish the year with a bang, as snowbound East Coasters add to an already-record-breaking holiday shopping season.
From segmenting Twitter searches by negative or positive tweets to desktop applications and tracking trends, these 15 Twitter tools will help make Tweeting easy.
Measure to crack down on so-called "post-transaction" marketers that enrolled unsuspecting shoppers in fee-based clubs, bilking consumers out of more than $1 billion, is poised to become law.
From knowing when to use a soft sale customer service tone to inserting a strong call-to-action statement these email marketing tips will help you create successful email marketing messages.
Local commerce category heats up in wake of Google's rumored plan to buy Groupon for $4-5 billion.
A landing page is a great way to expand upon shorter advertising messages -- plus it can help boost your conversion rate. We offer five tips for writing an effective ecommerce landing page.
From choosing a unique username and URL to making it easy for fans to be social with your business, we show you five easy ways to tweak your Facebook Business Page.
Online metrics firm comScore reports a strong start to holiday season for Internet retailers, raising its forecast for November and December as merchants push aggressive promotions.
If you want to change or add a feature or design element to your website, it helps to know how your customers will respond. Optimizely makes A/B testing easy and affordable.
New survey finds that more than 28 percent of all holiday purchases will be made from a mobile device, empowering consumers and creating new challenges, opportunities for retailers.
Do you treat complaining customers like a valuable business asset? Helen Bradley explains why you should and how you can turn unhappy customers into loyal customers.
Gaining the Competitive Edge How VoIP and SIP Trunking are Changing the Communications Landscape Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technologies emerged in the mid-1990s and have since significantly impacted both enterprise and carrier...
The Aragon Research Globe™ for Real-time Collaboration, 2013: Web and Video Conferencing Collide The need to meet and work with others in different locations is getting more critical in a digital era. Business is inherently distributed,...
Nine Steps to Smart Security for Small Businesses Data breaches are bad for business, so every enterprise needs security. With growing demands from customers and regulators for security, now is a...
Calculating the Total Cost of Protection Cyberthreats are increasing in frequency and sophistication. If you're like most businesses, your IT resources are barely keeping up and you may be...