Social commerce company Reevoo has highlighted the perils to retailers and brands of relying solely on ‘passive’ customer review systems.
Microsoft’s search engine Bing was the fastest growing search engine during March, while YouTube was the quickest rising social network, according to new data from Hitwise.
This month’s top trends in digital: Mobile entertainmet | Hobbies Vs. Work time | DIY Boom | Real Time bidding | Customers’ ‘social value’ | Customer complaint response | Product info boosts sales | Small biz drive economy | Music powered social games | IT social media use | Online confidence | UK freelance demand … [Read more…]
Consumers are being warned of the alarming number of illicit practices where diet pills can be bought online without the necessary prescription, after new research from brand protection agency MarkMonitor.
Retailers are increasingly embracing the online world of affiliates, but do they – and should they – trust them? Doug Scott of DiscountVouchers.co.uk looks at the issues facing retailers in the growing voucher code arena.
10 million online consumers in the UK made a transaction using a mobile device in the last year but, in what should be a convenient and simple way to shop, 83% of these experienced problems when conducting such mobile transactions, according to a new poll.
Online travel giant Expedia has unveiled plans to spin off its TripAdvisor brand in a deal that could value the popular user reviews site at $4bn.
Latest tracking data from North America confirms that the coupon industry is accelerating thanks to online coupon download platforms. Individual coupons from brands as well as aggregators such as Groupon are changing the nature of vouchers and online promotion use. The trend will be followed in Europe, Latin America and Asia…
Just one in four (25%) of retailers with a presence on Twitter replied to a question directed at them, with Thomas Cook, easyJet and Debenhams topping the responsiveness table, according to new research.
Email marketers constantly discuss concepts like relevance, lifetime value, dynamic content, automation and delivery. But what about the more mundane topics like data security? In the last few months, consumers have received a number of notifications explaining that security failures have compromised email addresses and provided third parties with potential access to digital identities. Ryan … [Read more…]