|Displaying Topics 201 - 240 (290 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|201:|| 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|
|202:|| 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|
|203:|| Purchasing A Better Business Bureau Online Seal|
"...anyone seen a dramatic increase in sales after placing the seal on their sites? "
|Mar 5, 2007|
|204:|| 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|
|205:|| Founders of Online Payment Company Neteller Charged in Online Gambling|
Founders of Neteller arrested and charged.
|Jan 17, 2007|
|206:|| 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|
|207:|| Ecommerce: Conflicting Stories About December Sales Success|
"I think WebmasterWorld people had great sales though as per discussions we had last week."
|Jan 4, 2007|
|208:|| Paypal Virtual Debit Card beta out|
"... the new PayPal Virtual Debit Card...generates a virtual card number every time you shop, everywhere you shop - so you never have to give out your credit or debit card number again...get all the convenience and security of PayPal, with a special advantage: Now, you can pay with PayPal anywhere MasterCard is accepted online."
|Dec 25, 2006|
|209:|| Ecommerce: Google Offer Takes on PayPal|
"Wednesday, Google ratchets up the pressure by dropping merchant fees through 2007."
|Dec 6, 2006|
|210:|| Web Sales Down on Black Friday?|
"EBay was the online winner this 'Black Friday,' data published on Saturday showed, but overall Internet traffic growth was well below last year's even as bargain hunters tracked down sought-after toys and electronics on the Web before 'Cyber Monday.'"
|Nov 27, 2006|
|211:|| Google Checkout - No Processing Fees Through The Holidays!|
"From November 8 through December 31, 2006, we'll process all of your Checkout transactions for free, even if you aren't an AdWords advertiser. If you're already an AdWords advertiser, we'll process your Checkout transactions for free regardless of what you spend on AdWords."
|Nov 10, 2006|
|212:|| Survey: Websites Face Four-Second Cut-Off||Nov 10, 2006|
|213:|| One Person Business: Finding Time For A Vacation||Oct 30, 2006|
|214:|| Paypal Quietly Signs Big Deals|
"... Dell, Barnes and Noble, Walgreens, Sharper Image, StarBucks, and Itunes have been signed in the last few months."
|Oct 26, 2006|
|215:|| Ecommerce UK: Online Shopping To Reshape High Street|
"Travel agents, mobile phone stores and banks may disappear from high street as consumers buy more products online and resort to shops only for clothes and accessories, a report said on Thursday. "
|Oct 12, 2006|
|216:|| Ecommerce: Buying Credibility||Oct 4, 2006|
|217:|| Improving Web Site Subscription Renewals|
"... my renewal rate is something like 15% which is less than half what I was expecting."
|Oct 2, 2006|
|218:|| PayPal In Settlement Deal With 28 States|
"PayPal, the online payments unit of eBay, has agreed with attorneys general from 28 U.S. states to improve how it notifies users of their consumer rights, the company said Thursday."
|Sept 29, 2006|
|219:|| ID Thieves Target Smaller Businesses|
Washington Post: "While public attention has remain fixed on a series of high-profile data losses or database breaches at federal government agencies, large corporations and universities, experts who study financial fraud say hackers increasingly are targeting small, commercial Web sites."
|Sept 29, 2006|
|220:|| Improving Your Ecommerce Site: What Have You Removed Lately?|
"What clutter have you removed from your site lately?"
|Sept 21, 2006|
|221:|| Amazon Webstores|
WebStore by Amazon allows businesses to create their own privately branded e-commerce websites using Amazon technology.
|Sept 19, 2006|
|222:|| Ecommerce: Brainstorm Ways to Improve Conversion||Aug 24, 2006|
|223:|| Site Search - Weakest function of most commerce sites|
Last month we installed software that reveals how poorly our search process works. Furthermore, running the same searches on competitors' sites showed their search forms were often worse than ours. The trick to getting the keywords right is to think like a customer (or 1,000,000 of them!).
|Aug 16, 2006|
|224:|| eBay Store Inventory Fees To Rise to $0.10 Per Item?||July 20, 2006|
|225:|| eBay - PayPal to Build Center in Scottsdale AZ|
"San Jose-based PayPal Inc. today announced it will open a new technology development center in Scottsdale, Arizona and plans to hire hundreds of local technical professionals in the coming year."
|July 12, 2006|
|226:|| eBay Bans Google Checkout Payments From eBay|
"eBay is banning sellers from requesting payment through Google Checkout. The online auction giant updated its Safe Payments policy this week to add Google's new payment service, Google Checkout to its list of online payment methods not permitted on eBay."
|July 6, 2006|
|227:|| Google Checkout Launches - Strikes At Heart of Yahoo Stores|
"...it looks a whole lot more like the back end of Yahoo! Store than like PayPal... Looks like the trasaction fee is %2 + 20cents a transaction. That would be a significant increase over PayPal World Seller. Does not look like any compelling reason to use at first look."
|June 29, 2006|
|228:|| Amazon Instant Website Program Beta launches|
"By joining the Amazon Instant Website Program, merchants selling through Amazon Seller Central can use our eCommerce technology to quickly set up their own Web site"
|June 3, 2006|
|229:|| GSI Commerce Replaces Amazon as Toys R Us Ecommerce Provider|
"GSI Commerce, based in that small Pennsylvania town near Philadelphia, said Wednesday it would power all of the toy- and baby-product sites for Toys R Us, in lieu of longtime partner Amazon."
|May 26, 2006|
|230:|| eBay Express goes live|
"The San Jose, Calif.-based company said the service, known as eBay Express, aims to woo convenience-oriented shoppers interested in snap-buying decisions on fixed price products rather than its traditional online auction format."
|Apr 25, 2006|
|231:|| Paypal customer records sought in ongoing US tax probe|
"The U.S. Internal Revenue Service can ask PayPal for information on some of its customers as part of an ongoing investigation into suspected tax evasion, a federal court ruled on Tuesday. "
|Apr 13, 2006|
|232:|| Odd or even pricing, does it make a difference?|
"Does it really makes a difference on conversion rates if you list a price as $10 or $9.99?"
|Apr 5, 2006|
|233:|| PayPal goes mobile! Send and receive money via SMS|
PayPal announces "Send money securely, anytime, from wherever you are. You don't need cash or a check - just your phone."
|Mar 23, 2006|
|234:|| IBill Loses 17million Records|
"Possibly the most significant - and embarassing to some - security leak in the history of the internet."
|Mar 9, 2006|
|235:|| Google offering payment option on GoogleBase|
"Google has added a feature to Google Base that allows merchants to handle payments through a user's Google account. The feature effectively turns Google into an e-commerce platform for retail operators."
|Feb 28, 2006|
|236:|| Microsoft Commerce Server 2006 Beta Unveiled|
"...Commerce Server 2006 will allow customers to link e-commerce systems to existing line-of-business applications and trading partners through integration with Microsoft BizTalk Server 2006."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|237:|| VeriSign Identity Protection System Brings out Heavy Hitters|
"VeriSign on Monday unveiled a new security system to protect online buyers from identity theft, and said it had signed up PayPal, eBay, and Yahoo as the first sites to support the authentication service."
|Feb 14, 2006|
|238:|| Online Sales Jump in UK|
"More Britons logging in to do their shopping led to a 28.9 percent increase in Internet spending in 2005 as online sales neared the totals for department stores, a retail analyst group said Monday."
|Feb 14, 2006|
|239:|| Is Starting the Ecommerce Journey Still WorthWhile|
Do the big boys have a lock on ecommerce - or is there a chance for a newcomer.
|Feb 10, 2006|
|240:|| Online Sales Drive Brick & Mortar Store Closings|
"E-commerce sales are pegged at $143.2 billion in 2005, up 22 percent over 2004. It's hard to believe that this will have no brick & mortar impact over time."
|Jan 24, 2006|