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Your Business’s Online Reputation Could Gain You Customers – or Make You Lose Them

By Sarah Brooks February 4, 2013 People use the internet for literally everything nowadays – whether to look up a recipe, find an old classmate, diagnose your own illness, or gather information on a business. If you’re a business, managing your online reputation is crucial to your success. If you’re a small company and think you don’t need an internet ...

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How to Plan Your Day for Maximum Productivity

By Susan D January 30, 2013 With social media participation on the rise and mobile devices that keep us connected with our friends, family and colleagues almost all the time, it’s quite easy to get distracted while you are at work.  Because of this, it’s important to avoid the personal clutter and tune your work day to its fullest potential ...

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6 Breakthrough Marketing Methods for Your Business

By Sarah Brooks Jan 21, 2013 Unique ways to get your business out there Marketing used to be easy. It used to be simple. There were essentially three ways to go about it – placing your ad in a newspaper or magazine, picking up the phone and calling potential clients, or good ol’ fashioned face-to-face communication. Now, we’re living in ...

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What Will 2013 Bring for Online Video?

By Kelly Ford January 14, 2013 The last 12 months have been pivotal for the US online video industry.  The following State of Video in E-Commerce  infographic is a compilation of US online video industry key trends and metrics, as well as outlook and perspective for 2013. The collective findings and data shared in this report are sourced from industry leaders ...

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13 Social Media Tips for Start-Ups in 2013

By the ZippyCart eCom Team January 9, 2013 The social media landscape has changed quite a lot over the last one year. While there are many start-ups that have yet to embrace social media, you should gear up, anticipate current trends and include social media into your overall marketing plan as soon as possible. To develop a powerful social strategy, ...

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How to Power Up Your eCommerce Sales: Persist; Don’t Intrude

By Craig Fox, Founder of PinnacleCart January 7, 2013 It’s clear that more than 71% of customers abandon shopping carts.  We only have to look at the combined findings from Forrester’s Understanding Shopping Cart Abandonment Report[1] and The Science of Shopping Cart Abandonment research report to understand the facts behind that.  Those reports will show us that customers leave for a ...

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2013 Tips on How to Use Pinterest to Drive E-commerce Sales

By Kim Willington January 7, 2013 Pinterest is one of the fastest-growing social-networking sites, and it has quickly become the third largest social network. The site is responsible for more referral traffic than LinkedIn, YouTube and Google+ combined. It is plain to see how much marketing potential the site offers for online businesses and particularly e-commerce sites. Learning how to tap ...

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