Are you ready for the Christmas 2018 peak period?


As you hopefully bask in the good weather of summer, it hardly seems the time to be thinking too hard about Christmas 2018. But, actually your ecommerce plans should be well underway. Are you making serious preparations already?

The Christmas shopping period, especially for the price-concious, is widely ack...

Bigcommerce now integrates with WordPress


BigCommerce, an ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, has revealed a new service called Bigcommerce for WordPress.

They say this full-featured integration, that combines the flexibility of the WordPress platform with BigCommerce’s robust commerce engine, will allow the millions of me...

Trustpilot adds reviews to Magento Commerce


Trustpilot have announced a partnership with Magento Commerce, enabling Magento Commerce merchants to invite consumers to review products and services, opening the door to deep business insights, strong brand reputation, and tangible marketing benefits to drive customer retention and growth.

Adding reviews ...

How to do SEO optimisation for image search


SEO is often seen as a bit of a black art and many proponents of SEO are still giving advice which, whilst still valid, is outdated and misses out on how new technology has developed. That not only applies to traditional text based SEO but also to SEO optimisation for image search.

There are two distinct ...

How to calculate your Amazon merchant fees


It can be tricky to make stock buying decision when you sell on marketplaces, not least because the fees structures on various sites vary widely and also be bewilderingly complicated. This ‘how to’ article looks at the various Amazon merchant fees you’ll need to sell and point you towards resources that will ...

Adobe to acquire Magento Commerce for $1.68 billion


It was revealed on Monday that Adobe will be buying Magento Commerce for a reported $1.68 billion. Adobe will be familiar to most, most likely predominantly for the reader product they provide. And obviously Magento is a big ecommerce player offering online shops and all manner of online shopping services to businesses big and small.<...