Is your website Mobile Friendly, if not you must read this as Google are making big changes that will effect SEO
Fri 27 Feb 2015 10:20
In a few weeks time, from 21 April 2015 Google will be updating their search algorithm, expanding on mobile friendliness as a ranking signal. This is probably the most pivotal change ever on how Search Engine Optimisation works
Work Experience at dotRetailer.com
Thu 19 Feb 2015 16:51
This week we welcomed work experience student Curtis Ritchie into the dotRetailer office.
Amazon Giveaway is a great feature for eCommerce websites and bloggers
Thu 12 Feb 2015 09:14
An new feature from Amazon called Amazon Giveaways is a great feature for eCommerce websites and bloggers, it allows you to offer promotions, and grow your social media audience.
Plotting an eCommerce Calendar to help with your Inbound Marketing
Tue 03 Feb 2015 11:48
Plotting out an eCommerce Calendar for 2015 will help you focus & plan your Inbound Marketing activities.
Which is best term to use for eCommerce, discount code, voucher code or coupon code?
Fri 30 Jan 2015 15:16
Have you ever thought which terminology is best to use for eCommerce and attracting consumers, discount code, voucher code or coupon code?
Google Analytic's Spreadsheet Add-on in practice
Fri 23 Jan 2015 12:33
Google Analytic's have recently launched an new Spreadsheet Add-on, it allows you to link your Analytic data directly into a Spreadsheet and create your own reports.
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Structured Data
Fri 16 Jan 2015 09:35
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) has evolved over the years and now with Structured Data web developers can now add context to at a page and let the Search Engines know what a page is all is about.
Keeping on top of Web Technology
Mon 12 Jan 2015 13:05
As web developers it is paramount that we keep on top of the latest web technologies and trends. At the most basic level this means ensuring our product operates as expected across the major web browsers.
Increase your e-commerce sales, traffic & leads generation by Affiliate Marketing.
Sun 11 Jan 2015 09:23
Affiliate Marketing is a proven way to increase traffic & sales on eCommerce websites, and lead generation for others.
In 2014 we Searched Online Trillions of times.
Wed 24 Dec 2014 10:49
In 2014 we have used Search Trillions of times, watch this short Video from Google, a year in Search. #YearInSearch
Streamline Mobile eCommerce Design with SASS
Mon 22 Dec 2014 10:23
Our Mobile e-Commerce Platform has developed rapidly over the last 18 months, and with this rapid development the demands on structure, quality and capability of our stylesheets have increased significantly.
Shop Online with confidence with Google Certified Shops
Thu 18 Dec 2014 13:02
Google Certified Shops is currently a free service offering recognition and reviews, for excellent shopping experiences, reliable on-time delivery and excellent customer service.
How to improve the performance of your eCommerce website load speed
Fri 12 Dec 2014 12:02
It was 4 years ago when Ethan Marcotte first penned the term "responsive web design". In recent years, responsive web design has become more and more important and every business needs a responsive website to satisfy the ever increasing mobile demand.
How we improved the User Experience on our eCommerce Platform
Mon 08 Dec 2014 12:13
When we began creating our unique ecommerce platform, it was essential to us that a smooth and efficient user experience was one of the more important features to focus on. With a marketplace as competitive and busy as online retail, having a bad user experience is a guaranteed way to get users to give up when in the process of purchasing items, and move on to the next site.
eCommerce platform providers need to take responsibility and help fight fakes
Wed 06 Aug 2014 12:47
eCommerce providers need to take responsibility of their merchants authenticity to ensure they are not selling counterfeit or even stolen goods.
eCommerce platform and supplier selection process - 9 questions you should ask
Tue 29 Jul 2014 22:25
Selecting an eCommerce platform and supplier does not have to be difficult, but here are some questions you should ask prospective suppliers and yourself.
PayPal is planning to advance cash to UK small businesses.
Wed 23 Jul 2014 15:31
PayPal is planning to advance cash to UK small businesses, in an new scheme called PayPal Working Capital
Responsive web site launched for AM Nexday
Fri 13 Jun 2014 15:24
We are pleased to announce the launch of an new responsive web site designed for AM Nexday, Ireland's No 1 Retail Distributor
eCommerce conversion rates for mobile are over 42% less than site average, why
Wed 11 Jun 2014 13:18
eCommerce conversion rates differ from website to website and industry to industry, however amidst all these variations, mobile conversion rates are very poor compared to high site traffic.
How often to consumers buy online via mobile - an international comparison
Mon 09 Jun 2014 23:01
Mobile usage across the globe is constantly increasing with more devices existing than the human population. Its interesting to compare purchase behaviour across the globe via smartphone.
Why do I need a mobile friendly website
Wed 04 Jun 2014 23:14
A mobile friendly web site has now become an necessity for any on-line business. The decision can be easily made if you take a quick look at your Google Analytics and see what the mix of mobile, tablet and desktop users are - you may be surprised!
What are some of the main barriers for purchasing online via mobile
Mon 02 Jun 2014 18:54
Shopping online via mobile is not always easy, we have explored why some of the main issues comparing UK smartphone users to the USA.
What does the Consumer Rights Directive 2014 mean for eCommerce
Sat 31 May 2014 22:02
The Directive on Consumer Rights (2011/83/EC) is aimed at striking the right balance between consumer and merchant, offering high level of consumer protection, but still allow on-line retailers to be competitive.
What is Responsive Web Design and what does it mean for mobile ecommerce
Thu 29 May 2014 10:54
Responsive Web Design is now the de-facto standard for producing mobile eCommerce websites, but how does it work and what does it mean for mCommerce?
New Domain Names Coming Soon
Wed 28 May 2014 17:22
As the Internet enters one of the biggest changes in domain names, do you think its a good idea to have so many domain name options?
As sales slow, more brick-and-mortar retailers look online
Tue 27 May 2014 10:46
As e-commerce gathers momentum in India, so-called brick-and-mortar retailers—those with physical stores that deal face-to-face with consumers—are restructuring their operations to make online retailing a core offering to counter slowing sales.
100 New Online Fraud Cases Logged A Day
Mon 26 May 2014 22:55
Loan seekers and bargain holiday hunters are among thousands being targeted by online fraud scams, authorities have warned. Official statistics reveal that 17,430 cases of online fraud have been reported in England and Wales so far in 2014 - an average of more than 3,000 a month or 100 a day.