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eCommerce Continues Growth Trend in 2017

Market analyst and Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends Report is widely anticipated across all industries. As brands like Nike and Louis Vuitton shift their business objectives to have a larger focus on digital experiences, the Trends Report is becoming increasingly valuable for eCommerce professionals […]

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Internet Trends in 2017: eCommerce Takeaways

It happens every year. Market analyst and Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker releases her annual Internet Trends Report to eager millions of readers. It’s the industry’s most anticipated presentation, detailing where the industry is, and where Meeker thinks it’s going. What started out as a slender tome in 1995 charting things like modem sales and Netscape browser downloads this year weighed at a beefy 335 pages […]

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Top Navigation Menus on eCommerce Websites

Your website is your most valuable marketing asset. If it is engaging shoppers will experience your brand and buy your products. One way to make your site more engaging is by adding innovative marketing tools to it. Shoppers are always looking for something new and cool, and innovative tools grab their attention. A good example is social sharing tools […]

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eCommerce Website Widget Examples: Side Bars

The sidebar navigation menu (or sidebar) is a graphical navigational element that displays information on the right or left edge of a webpage. An attention-grabber, it is designed to highlight a specific feature or page in your store, engaging shoppers with that feature or product (like a special offer) […]

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Best Website Pop Up Examples: Exit Modals

Designers have a wide variety of graphical elements they can employ; one of the best website popup examples is the modal box. A modal box is a graphic box that pops up and temporarily takes control of the screen. It prompts the shopper to enter data, which closes the box and return control to the main screen. Because a modal box stops a shopper cold, it’s often used to draw attention to crucial information […]

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eCommerce Website Popup Examples: Entry Modals

Designers have a wide variety of graphical elements they can employ; one example is the website popup known as the modal box. A modal box is a graphic box that pops up and temporarily takes control of the screen. It prompts the shopper to enter data, close the box, and return control to the main screen. The primary benefit of modals it that they avoid the need to use window pop-ups or page reloads. They swiftly show users information on the same page they’re on, making pages faster and more useable […]

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Best eCommerce Widgets: Popups, Sidebars, Navigation Menus

What are the best eCommerce widgets? There are many. Designers have a wide variety of these graphical elements they can employ to grab and hold shoppers’ attention. This attention is important because it is key to shopper engagement. And shopper engagement is key to the ability to create a personalized relationship with individual shoppers, the sort of relationships that have made Amazon a retailing behemoth. Today we discuss a few of them […]