Month: December 2013

21 Dec 2013

Common E-Commerce Conversion Fails

Many Internet retailers are failing to convert enough visitors into customers. However, much of the time, the reasons are foreseeable. How does your site stack up against this list of common problems? SLOW PAGE LOAD SPEED Internet visitors want it yesterday! Any delay becomes seen as intolerable. Google is on a mission to speed up […]

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13 Dec 2013

Forward-Thinking Ads

Take a moment to wrap your head around the number 20.1 billion, because it represents the amount of revenue Internet advertising reached in just the first half of 2013. According to the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB), $20.1 billion demolishes last year’s first-half ad revenue totals by 18 percent, proving that digital ads are not only […]

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03 Dec 2013

STAT ALERT: The State of the U.S. Startup

$800 Million In Sep. 2013, eBay Inc. announced it would acquire Braintree for $800 million cash – five years after the payment platform was founded. 1.5X The rate of growth in the number of womenowned enterprises over the past 16 years remains higher than the national average. Between 1997 and 2013, the number of women-owned firms grew […]

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