Holiday Analysis: Checkout Lines Abandoned for Online Purchases

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  Checkouts abandoned, carts converted, and sales records shattered. The Black Friday through Cyber Monday consumer marathon has come to a close and merchants can finally take a (short) breather to gather their wits. Although some early reports say that brick-and-mortar visits decreased compared to last year, ecommerce had a fantastic weekend and UpSellit broke its personal record for total … Read More

Reduce Cart Abandonment This Cyber Monday

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Reducing cart abandonment is more important than ever during the Holiday Weekend. Monday, December 1st is going to be another record-breaking day for ecommerce. It’s up to you to ensure that this Cyber Monday brings in record sales without any snags. Whether you’ve done all you can to reduce cart abandonment this season or you’re just starting preparations now, today’s … Read More

Quick & Easy Ways to Reduce Cart Abandonment This Cyber Monday

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Shopping cart abandonment costs online merchants millions of dollars every day. However, one (slightly extended) weekend accounts for both the most online sales and the most abandoned carts. From November 28th through December 2nd of last year, also known as Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, $5.293 billion of merchandise was taken through online shopping carts and purchased, shattering 2012’s record by … Read More

From Black Friday to Cyber Monday 2013

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Although brick and mortar store employees are still sweeping up the aisles and sifting through the rubble left by the frenzy of discount shoppers, an overwhelmingly large number of savvy shoppers opted to take their deal hunting home this past Friday for some online shopping. This year, early predictions for the unofficial holiday of “Black Friday” and its counterpart “Cyber … Read More

Cyber Monday Preparation: Part 2

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In our last Cyber Monday entry, we spent some time talking about what makes this year’s Cyber Monday a particularly important event and went over a few tips to help you prepare for the biggest sales day of the year. Today, we’re going to conclude our look ahead at the holiday season with a few more helpful hints. More specifically, … Read More