It was a good day at AddShopper HQ yesterday. Not one, but two online media outlets published articles about the 2014 Social Commerce Breakdown! Both reports focused on the importance of the breakdown and just how much social media can influence eCommerce customers. The media outlets? Internet Retailer and Marketing Land.
Good news for those of you going to the Bronto Summit next week: AddShoppers co-founder and President, Chad Ledford, will be a featured speaker! Check out the details below and get ready for your eCommerce business to boom.
After analyzing data from over 10,000 merchants, 1.69 billion page views and 304 million unique shoppers for 2014, we have some amazing insights in what social was throughout 2014. From order values to the most shared product category on Tumblr, we have it all. Keep reading to see some of the highlights or just go straight to the source here.
Keeping close track of finances is important for any business, but it's especially important for startups when every penny is vital. While startup companies might not have a ton of resources to pay for fancy accounting services, there are many great free or budget-friendly online tools that they can rely on. Many of these resources not only help startups keep tabs on things like payroll, invoicing and taxes, but also teach them more about accounting in the process. Check out these five excellent account resources for young businesses so you can take advantage.
So you’ve set-up an effective Refer-a-Friend campaign, but now what? How do you tell your customers about all the benefits and rewards they can earn through your new loyalty program? Well you’re in luck! Keep reading to learn 5 different ways to draw attention to your Refer-a-Friend (RAF) campaign and watch your referrals grow.
Looking for some new reads? We’ve got you covered. Check out these books to get advice and wisdom about starting a business, find inspiration to get you through the tough times and a reminder of all the benefits to being your own boss. They are in no particular order so make sure you look at the entire list… there’s some good ones in there!
We are excited to announce that our new and improved Refer-a-Friend app went live earlier this morning. The much needed updates will give you increased control over how the app interacts with your customers. You’ll be able to maintain consistency in brand and voice through customizations of the display, emails and more. Read on to find out all about the new changes.
With social networks dominating 20% of Americans time spent online, it’s no surprise that Internet Retailer’s 2015 Social Media 500 reveals that social marketing is a necessity for eCommerce merchants. The report released earlier this week analyzes social media trends and AddShoppers provided a wealth of raw data to help draw the conclusions seen in the report.