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Black Friday and Cyber Monday

November 23 2018

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Black Friday is here. It’s a holiday that many people associate with large crowds of people stampeding shops and snatching up discounted goods, hopefully with minimal disruption. But the days of Black Friday causing excitement at shops on the high street might be coming to an end, judging by the trend of more people to […]

Sales and Ecommerce

September 26 2017

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Sales and Ecommerce Optimization What are the factors of e-commerce that determine a sale? Experiences matter, with first impressions being a significant determinant of brand loyalty and sales. If your site’s visitors have a difficult time understanding your site and going through the process to buy something, they’ll quickly get bored and move on to […]

Review Platforms for E-commerce

April 14 2017

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Customer reviews are an important part of getting feedback for businesses, especially online businesses who use reviews and testimonials to advertise products and services on their site. A study of online customer behaviour shows that in recent years, more people are using reviews to pick businesses on a regular basis. Further evidence suggests more reviews […]

Enabling Online Payments

March 31 2017

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If you own an online company, or your company has a website, then online payments can make it easier for your customers to obtain the services they need in a way that is effective for them. Having an online payment service for your business is definitely something you should be thinking about if you don’t […]

Online payments and conversion rates

March 17 2017

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What is the link between online payments and conversion rates? The economy is more global in scope than ever, nowhere more so than the realm of e-commerce, which allows someone from one part of the planet to buy an item from another part. But in order to make the most use of international markets, you […]

Odoo 101: Variable Attributes

February 10 2017

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What are Variable Attributes? When selling products online, such as hats, those hats may come in different colours, kinds, sizes, materials, etc. These are the variable attributes of your product, and a customer using your site will need to choose amongst these different attributes to find the product that they want to buy. Being able […]

Odoo 10

January 27 2017

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Odoo 10: The 7 New Updates to Learn About Odoo 10 is out, the latest version of the complete Enterprise Resource Planning software that so many choose to run their businesses with. Odoo has undergone an immense change, from the complete rewriting of some applications to the addition of tasks. A grand total of 112 […]

Can Any Business Sell Online?

March 2 2016

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E-commerce continues to boom. It’s a very easy way of successfully and effectively marketing, selling and distributing products. Selling products online has many benefits, but do they outweigh the costs for all businesses? E-commerce may be realistic for some companies but not others. Benefits of Selling Online It isn’t surprising that E-commerce has taken off […]

Black Friday

February 4 2016

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Black Friday: In Stores Now An import from the US, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving when stores open longer and have promotional sales. But it’s also caught on in the UK in a big way. Since 2003 when some of the first UK Black Friday events were hosted in London, the commercial holiday […]

The Vulnerability Your Online Store Might Have

August 10 2015

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A vulnerability in the Magneto e-commerce platform has been found by Check Point researchers, who are urging online store owners and administrators to apply a patch designed to address the problem. Check Point first contacted Magneto Security in January 14th, 2015. The patch, SUPEE-5344 (which can be downloaded for free here) was made available on […]