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Twitter has announced its first social commerce addition. When Twitter hired former Ticketmaster CEO Nathan Hubbard last year to head up their “commerce team,” it became obvious they were working on something. That something is …

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How can retailers leverage their social media presence?
Friday, 28 Feb, 2014 – 5:51 | No Comment

Many experts expect the social commerce market to flourish in 2014. How can retailers monetise their presence on various social media channels?

Chirpify eyes TV shows, live events
Friday, 2 Aug, 2013 – 6:03 | No Comment

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.

Square unveils online marketplace for local businesses
Friday, 28 Jun, 2013 – 5:14 | No Comment

Digital and mobile payment firm Square has launched Square Market, a platform that creates virtual stores for businesses in the United States.

Social commerce trends
Friday, 21 Jun, 2013 – 8:23 | No Comment

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 …

E-commerce still has plenty of room to grow
Friday, 8 Feb, 2013 – 7:43 | No Comment

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.

Wanelo a big hit on social commerce
Friday, 1 Feb, 2013 – 9:42 | No Comment

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.

Spark Commerce bridges online, offline marketing
Friday, 11 Jan, 2013 – 7:01 | No Comment

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.

SkuLoop provides much-needed tracking in social commerce
Friday, 4 Jan, 2013 – 10:53 | No Comment

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.

Ensure social commerce success with different options
Friday, 9 Nov, 2012 – 10:35 | No Comment

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.

iPhone patent points towards redesign
Friday, 22 Jun, 2012 – 7:57 | One Comment

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.

Social Commerce is Becoming More Mainstream
Friday, 27 Apr, 2012 – 10:43 | No Comment

There was a time when social commerce was the new fad, the way that we might see the future developing.

Start Debating on a New Social Networking Site
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 11:03 | No Comment

You may think there is no room for another social networking site on the internet today.