|Displaying Topics 161 - 200 (284 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|161:|| Amazon pays $1,500 in daily fines in defiance of French law|
The company decided to pay the daily fine worth $1,500 rather than eliminate its offer of free shipping on book purchases, said Xavier Garambois, director of Amazon's French subsidiary."
|Jan 16, 2008|
|162:|| Ecommerce: The Little Things That Make You Say WOW!|
"Some ecommerce transactions fall well below expectation. I must say, few have ever fallen into this category for me. The vast majority are just vanilla. You get what you ordered in the allotted time and at the right price. And then some companies stand out. So what's the last thing that some company did that made you think, WOW?"
|Dec 30, 2007|
|163:|| Amazon New Payment Option With 'Bill Me Later'|
"Bill Me Later is among the most widely adopted alternative payment technologies for the largest online retailers. Bill Me Later enables consumers to shop online without using a credit card and helps retailers simplify the payment experience."
|Dec 11, 2007|
|164:|| Do Trust Seals help, are they worth the cost?|
"There has been some discussion in the forum about the value of trust seals and I wanted to post the results of some testing that's been done on my site."
|Dec 4, 2007|
|165:|| Tiffany & Co Argues eBay is Distribution Network For Counterfeits|
"in a weeklong bench trial in Federal District Court in Manhattan that ended last Tuesday, lawyers for Tiffany & Company argued that the online auction house was far more than that: it is a distribution network that enables the trading of counterfeit Tiffany items."
|Nov 27, 2007|
|166:|| Google Checkout & PayPal Battle to Lure Holiday Buyers|
"Behind the pitched Cyber Monday battle of online retailers is the battle of the payment systems. Both Google Checkout and eBay's PayPal unveiled generous promotions today to increase their share of holiday spending."
|Nov 27, 2007|
|167:|| Yahoo Store Goes Down, Users Frustrated||Nov 26, 2007|
|168:|| PayPal Set To Offer Secure Way To Shop On Non PayPal Sites|
"The new software utility, called the PayPal Secure Card, recognizes when a user lands on an e-commerce checkout page and automatically helps the user fill out the payment form in a secure way that also offers stepped-up fraud protections."
|Nov 19, 2007|
|169:|| Ecommerce: Holiday Business Orders Gauge|
"WebmasterWorld members try to measure the ecommerce market performance at the start of holiday season."
|Nov 17, 2007|
|170:|| Google UK Partners In iGoogle Dynamic Retail Package|
"Google UK and retail industry partners including the Retail Bulletin, Comscore and the IAB today launched a new iGoogle tab to give retail professionals richer business and marketing insights into the retail industry and to help them connect with consumers."
|Nov 14, 2007|
|171:|| Ecommerce: How To Verify Orders Are Legitimate|
"What steps can I take to minimize the possibility that I'll be burned on this?"
|Nov 2, 2007|
|172:|| US Dollar Continues to Tank - International Ecom Profoundly Affected|
"Up until now I've been eating it on the exchange rate because the American market is my largest segment, and most of my competition has not yet upped their prices. As the Canadian dollar has gone from 62 cents US to over 97 cents yesterday I'm finding it very hard to hold the line on pricing. "
|Oct 21, 2007|
|173:|| Do Shoppers Know the Top Logo is Home Link?|
Do most shoppers know that the logo in the upper left corner is a link to the home page? Do we still need to provide a text "home" link?
|Sept 5, 2007|
|174:|| Handling Customer Credit Card Information|
"...dollar value so high I'm not sure I really trust a payment gateway to do adequate anti-fraud verification to prevent charge backs which at that dollar value would be devastating especially early on."
|Aug 28, 2007|
|175:|| 'Flick-to-Click' Shopping Drive Online Sales|
"Survey: 80 per cent found the product they wanted in a printed catalogue and then went online to place their order."
|Aug 17, 2007|
|176:|| Niche Ecommerce Sites Can Compete|
"Niche online stores are making a name for themselves by finding cool stuff, from travel deals to live event tickets to surplus electronic and other thingies, at discount prices that keep bargain hunters coming back again and again."
|Aug 17, 2007|
|177:|| US Supreme Court Allows Minimum Price Requirements|
"The United States Supreme Court has just cracked 100 years of antitrust jurisprudence in a decision that may profoundly affect the way consumer goods are priced in the future. This decision holds great promise -- but not without danger -- for manufacturers of virtually any type of consumer product. "
|Aug 10, 2007|
|178:|| Amazon Flexible Payments Service (Amazon FPS) BETA|
"Amazon Flexible Payments Service (Amazon FPS) is the first payments service designed from the ground up specifically for developers. The set of web services APIs allows the movement of money between any two entities, humans or computers. It is built on top of Amazon's reliable and scalable payment infrastructure."
|Aug 3, 2007|
|179:|| Best Payment Processor for Recurring Payments|
"...what is the best way to process recurring payments..."
|July 27, 2007|
|180:|| Ecommerce Competing In A Big Players Market||July 6, 2007|
|181:|| Ecommerce Site Facelift Might Not Be Worth Much|
"Should you save your investment on that site makeover for something else? WebmasterWorld members discuss the real value in an ecommerce site makeover."
|July 3, 2007|
|182:|| Ecommerce: Free Shipping Pays|
"...the orders nearly doubled for over a week now."
|June 25, 2007|
|183:|| Online Sales Are Losing Steam|
"Since the inception of the Web, online commerce has enjoyed hypergrowth, with annual sales increasing more than 25 percent over all, and far more rapidly in many categories. But in the last year, growth has slowed sharply in major sectors like books, tickets and office supplies."
|June 18, 2007|
|184:|| eBay Takes Steps To Reinvigorate Its Auctions|
"At eBay, subtle change is about to become a thing of the past. Under pressure from analysts and investors to jump-start growth in its core auctions business, eBay is making a series of upgrades intended to make the site more friendly to buyers. In so doing, it may have to endure a torrent of criticism from more than 700,000 sellers who rely on eBay for their livelihoods and who have firm ideas of their own about how best to serve buyers."
|June 18, 2007|
|185:|| eBay in Patent Dispute Over 'Buy It Now' Button|
"A small Virginia company in a patent fight with eBay Inc. asked a federal judge Tuesday to stop the online auction powerhouse from using its "Buy It Now" feature allowing shoppers to buy items at a fixed price."
|June 15, 2007|
|186:|| Ecommerce: Is Customer Registration Helping or Hurting Your Business?|
"According to some WebmasterWorld members, it seems that registration on an ecommerce site is often a turn-off. Is registration helping or hindering your ecommerce business?"
|June 12, 2007|
|187:|| PayPal and The Find Shopping Engine|
"...the launch of paypal.thefind.com, a new shopping search engine built specifically to enable consumers to browse products exclusively from merchants who accept PayPal payments."
|June 12, 2007|
|188:|| Top 100 Ecommerce Tips|
Add to the list of tips to make an ecommerce site outperform the competition!
|June 11, 2007|
|189:|| Ecommerce: Making Great Customer Service Pay|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss ways to help make customer service and support less of a chore, and more of a profit center."
|May 7, 2007|
|190:|| Sold on eBay, Shipped by Amazon|
"Amazon.com, the online retailer, is expanding a program designed to allow independent sellers to use its network of distribution centers to store and ship their products, according to Jeffrey P. Bezos, Amazon's founder and chief executive."
|Apr 27, 2007|
|191:|| Yahoo Introduces New Payment Feature With PayPal and eBay|
"Starting April 17, Yahoo's sponsored search results will feature a blue shopping cart icon linking to merchants that accept PayPal Express Checkout."
|Apr 17, 2007|
|192:|| Ecommerce: Improving Order Picking & Warehouse Management|
"Anything anyone does to ensure quality shipments would be great."
|Apr 9, 2007|
|193:|| Best Day of The Week to Send a B2B Email Newsletter?|
"Now, obviously, this can vary to some degree on your market, target audience and so on. So, has anyone got any viewpoints or data on this subject?"
|Mar 27, 2007|
|194:|| Ecommerce: Phone Orders Versus Online Ordering|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the benefits of adding phone ordering capability vs pure online ordering."
|Mar 25, 2007|
|195:|| Borders Closes Stores, Start Own Web Retailing|
"The Borders Group, one of the nation's largest book retailers, announced a new strategic plan Thursday to close nearly half of its Waldenbooks stores, sell off or franchise most of its 73 overseas superstores, sever its relationship with Amazon.com and start its own online retail site."
|Mar 23, 2007|
|196:|| Skype Planning Money-Transfer System via PayPal|
"Web telephone calling service Skype will shortly begin allowing users to send money to other Skype users via the PayPal online payments system, Skype co-founder Niklas Zennstrom said on Tuesday."
|Mar 20, 2007|
|197:|| Purchasing A Better Business Bureau Online Seal|
"...anyone seen a dramatic increase in sales after placing the seal on their sites? "
|Mar 5, 2007|
|198:|| EU Laws 'will hit online trade'|
"European Union laws on cross-border trade will hurt online sales and may cause legal chaos, UK business leaders have warned."
|Jan 22, 2007|
|199:|| Founders of Online Payment Company Neteller Charged in Online Gambling|
Founders of Neteller arrested and charged.
|Jan 17, 2007|
|200:|| PayPal to Offer Security Key Fob to Fight Phishing|
"...a small electronic device, designed to clip on to a keychain, that calculates a new numeric password every 30 seconds."
|Jan 15, 2007|