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The Perfect eBay Listing – Part 2 – Creating Great Product Images

If your buyer can’t touch, feel, and examine a product up close, the next best thing for online shoppers is to see pictures of it before they decide whether to buy...
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The Perfect eBay Listing – Part 1 – How To Write A Great eBay...

There is no secret recipe for getting your product noticed by potential buyers and sold on the eBay marketplace.  You just need to do the fundamentals well. Creating great product listings has...
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Alibaba To Accelerate South East Asia eCommerce By Investing Additional $2 Billion To Lazada

Alibaba Group released a statement last week that it'll soon add another $2 billion into Lazada as part of the group's continuous efforts to boost their South East eCommerce expansion. “The investment...

Amazon Asking Third-Party Merchants to Get Ready For Prime Day

Amazon has sent out an email to third-party merchants providing details how they can participate in the yearly Amazon Prime Day sale. While the email does not specify an exact date for...

Etsy Launches New Tool to Fight Shopping Cart Abandonment

Checkout abandonment is a common problem for all eCommerce retailers. According to Stastica, on average, about 77 percent of orders placed into shopping carts were abandoned during Q4 2017. Online retailers that...

Virtually All eCommerce Shoppers Buy From Marketplaces, UPS Study Shows

UPS released results from a global study it conducted in collaboration with comScore. The report titled Pulse of the Online Shopper™ evaluated shopping habits from pre-purchase to post-delivery. It was conducted in...
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Free Amazon AMA Webinar – 12th April – Retail Global

Our friends over at Retail Global are hosting a free Amazon Ask Me Anything (AMA) webinar tomorrow (12th April 2018) at 11am AEDT. For sellers around the world this means: UK -...

Etsy’s Core Business is The Marketplace, Wholesale Appears Doomed!

For a few years now Etsy has been operating a Wholesale business called Etsy Wholesale. But according to a Bloomberg article, this service may appear to be on its way out...

Amazon Alexa May Compete with PayPal on Peer-to-Peer Payments

The Wall Street Journal reports today that Amazon may be interested in using its Alexa virtual assistant to launch a peer-to-peer payment system. According to people familiar with the strategy that provided information...

Amazon Chasing Generation Z Consumers (Teenagers)

Recently we published a story about Amazon exploring the potential for creating a checking account style product possibly in conjunction with JP Morgan Chase & Co. The original idea appeared to be...