Articles tagged with: social commerce
Many experts expect the social commerce market to flourish in 2014. How can retailers monetise their presence on various social media channels?
Social commerce platform Chirpify has bagged another US$4 million in addition to the US$2 million that it raised in April as part of a fund that will be used in its venture into TV shows and live events.
Digital and mobile payment firm Square has launched Square Market, a platform that creates virtual stores for businesses in the United States.
In a time when almost everybody has a Facebook account, social media is no doubt a viable platform for retail brands. “Tweets”, “pins” and “likes” have a strong potential to boost a brand or product’s …
While it’s not difficult to imagine the demise of traditional retail outlets given the convenience of shopping online, the truth is that online shopping still comprises just a small slice of America’s retail sector.
Shopping may be fun, but cramped dressing rooms and seemingly endless checkout lines at malls can make the experience less than ideal. Online shopping helps people avoid all these hassles, but it’s also challenging to buy over the internet unless you know specifically what you’re buying.
Using a card-linked analytics and mobile redemption system, Spark Commerce has enhanced the return on investment and marketing reach of many marketing firms as well as small and medium-sized enterprises.
It doesn’t come as a surprise that retailers have banked on social commerce, especially as more and more people now consider online buying as a part of their everyday lives.
For a business to thrive in e-commerce, it needs to integrate a social platform as a tool that will help achieve the desired social commerce goals.
The eagerly awaited iPhone is expected to blow all competition out of the water as a new patent that has been filed hints at a redesign many people were expecting when the iPhone 4S was released last year.
There was a time when social commerce was the new fad, the way that we might see the future developing.
You may think there is no room for another social networking site on the internet today.