Daily E-Commerce Pulse Report (Photo by Denny Müller on Unsplash)

Daily E-Commerce Pulse Report: Tue 10 Sep 2019

Stay up to date, never fall behind.
The Daily E-Commerce Pulse is your daily load of fresh, relevant, and high quality information about the e-commerce world.

19 interesting articles found from a total of 22 different sources analyzed:

  • 23 Twitter Feeds for Ecommerce Merchants to Follow - Here is a list of Twitter feeds for online merchants to follow. Most feeds are from individuals although a few are from application platforms. The feeds are separated into ecommerce, marketing, and design categories. from www.practicalecommerce.com
    Topics: twitter, ecommerce, follow, content, merchants, digital, tweets, founder, design, podcast, marketing, feeds, blog, email.
  • CBD Banking and Financing Your CBD Venture: Where are the CBD-Friendly Banks? - Hemp-derived CBD products: you can’t avoid them anymore. From the CBD edibles at your local pharmacy to the hemp moisturizing… from www.bigcommerce.com
    Topics: payment, industry, business, companies, financing, banks, products, venture, cbdfriendly, legal, financial, cbd, hemp, credit, banking.
  • Cities & States That Will Pay You to Move There - Choosing a new place to live can be tricky. Whether you're a new college graduate, buying your first house, or just short on cash, affordability is crucial when considering a location. from blog.hubspot.com
    Topics: city, loans, states, program, student, workers, cities, college, moredetails, hiring, open, jobs, pay.
  • DHL expands Africa eShop online retail app to 34 countries - DHL has expanded its DHL Africa eShop business to 13 additional markets, upping the presence of the global shipping company’s e-commerce platform to 34 African countries. DHL went live with the digital retail app in April, bringing more than 200 U.S. and U.K. sellers — from Neiman Marcus to Carters — online to African consumers. […] from techcrunch.com
    Topics: expands, eshop, ecommerce, app, countries, shipping, africa, retail, techcrunch, expansion, jumia, platform, dhl, online.
  • Google Ads Expands Keyword Variant Matching, Again - Over the past couple of years, Google Ads has expanded the use of close keyword variants from misspellings and plurals to implied words and paraphrases. Now, Google has again expanded the use of close variants. from www.practicalecommerce.com
    Topics: variant, expands, keywords, variants, keyword, phrase, matching, google, ads, words, match, close, exact, queries.
  • How 7 Brands are Using TikTok - According to HubSpot's social media team, the video-based social app TikTok is "leaking" with brand opportunities. The one-year-old platform, which allows users to make short, looping videos with special effects and musical overlays, is booming with more than 500 million monthly active users -- most of them young= adults. While Gen-Z has begun using the platform to show their creative side, some brands are also beginning to experiment. But, because TikTok is still such a young app, many marketers might be wondering, "Is getting on this app even worth it?" from blog.hubspot.com
    Topics: using, brands, brand, app, content, great, videos, tiktok, video, challenge, post.
  • How to Host a Twitter Chat That Connects with Your Audience - A Twitter chat, or TweetChat, is a virtual meeting or gathering of people on Twitter to discuss a common topic. from blog.hubspot.com
    Topics: twitter, tweetchat, great, host, questions, important, connects, way, topic, chat, sure, audience.
  • How to choose an ecommerce chatbot (14 solutions reviewed) - Gartner predicts chatbots will power 85% of customer service interactions by next year, and 31% of marketers believe that virtual personal assistants will have more impact than any other AI technology. Thinking of adding a chatbot to your ecommerce site? We've reviewed 14 options from chatbot builders to developer frameworks. Read on to learn which is right for you. from www.getelastic.com
    Topics: language, chatbots, ecommerce, messenger, chatbot, solutions, data, user, choose, reviewed, build, facebook, chat, dialog.
  • - By next year, more than 1 million motor vehicles will have been sold online, according to research from Frost & Sullivan. from insideretail.asia
    Topics: sales, vehicles, customer, million, retail, vehicle, motor, purchase, models, market, sold, online.
  • Shopify buys warehouse automation tech developer 6 River Systems for $450 million - Shopify, the shopping technology developer that’s quickly becoming the anti-Amazon, has taken another step up the sales supply chain with its $450 million acquisition of the warehouse automation and management technology developer, 6 River Systems. The acquisition will serve to boost efficiencies among Shopify’s Fulfillment Network service, which launched in June. The acquisition gives Shopify […] from techcrunch.com
    Topics: robotics, shopify, systems, developer, technology, million, including, automation, acquisition, partners, buys, techcrunch, warehouse, tech, river, statement.
  • - Shopping malls in the Philippines are bucking international trends and are trading stronger than ever, says retail technology expert Nikki Baird. from insideretail.asia
    Topics: offer, stronger, retailers, innovations, consumer, shopping, store, global, digital, retail, malls, philippines.
  • - Singapore brands from the beauty, health and lifestyle sectors are about to gain additional exposure in Mainland China. from insideretail.asia
    Topics: kinofyrun, crossborder, consumers, project, companies, brands, china, singapore, gateway, social, festival, chinese.
  • - Cornered by a low-price offensive from online sellers, South Korean retailers are striking back with a so-called ‘malling’ strategy. from insideretail.asia
    Topics: mall, outlet, retailers, onslaught, ecommerce, various, malling, suji, paju, premium, stores, strategy, bucheon, south, spend, parking, fighting, korean.
  • Sucuri Spotlight: Essential Security for Online Businesses & Websites - Protect your online store with Sucuri. In this Sucuri review, we dive into how they help merchants safeguard their stores and maintain PCI compliance. from www.abetterlemonadestand.com
    Topics: pci, businesses, site, review, traffic, websites, firewall, sucuri, website, security, essential, threats, sucuris, online.
  • Syte snaps up $21.5M for its smartphone-based visual search engine for e-commerce - Visual search has become a key component for how people discover products when buying online: If a person doesn’t know the exact name of what he or she wants, or what they want is not available, it can be an indispensable tool for connecting them with things they might want to buy. Now, one of […] from techcrunch.com
    Topics: engine, ecommerce, retailers, 215m, sytes, fryman, way, vision, smartphonebased, syte, techcrunch, company, search, visual, platforms, ventures, snaps.
  • Target’s personalized loyalty program launches nationwide next month - Target today announced its new data-driven loyalty program, Target Circle, will launch nationwide on October 6th, following a year and a half of beta testing in select markets. The program combines a variety of features, including 1% savings on purchases, birthday rewards and personalized offers and savings designed to make the program more attractive to […] from techcrunch.com
    Topics: personalized, loyalty, redcard, shopping, launches, target, month, circle, savings, customers, techcrunch, targets, special, program, nationwide.
  • The 9 Habits of Highly Successful Content Creators - Peanut butter and jelly. Batman and Robin. Eggs and ham. You've probably heard of these famous pairs (or, in some cases, noshed on them), but for inbound marketers, there's one pair in particular that goes hand-in-hand: content and marketing. from blog.hubspot.com
    Topics: industry, youre, know, successful, habits, content, traffic, come, highly, creators, creator, audience.
  • Why am I seeing this ad? AI, ML & human error in advertising - Ad platforms create equal opportunities for businesses but not equal outcomes. They’re mostly marketed as self-service and easy to use, however, there are new features added regularly and... from techcrunch.com
    Topics: advertising, seeing, machines, digital, techcrunch, ml, company, ad, ads, ways, irrelevant, served, ai, error, human.
  • YouTube SEO: How to Optimize Videos for YouTube Search in 2019 - As recently as a decade ago, inbound marketing was a brand new idea. Marketers were learning that they couldn't just publish a high volume of content -- it also had to be high-quality and optimized in ways that made it as discoverable as possible through search engines. That content was once largely limited to the written word. Today, that's no longer the case. from blog.hubspot.com
    Topics: keywords, seo, optimize, youtube, keyword, cards, viewers, content, thumbnail, video, search, title, videos.
Want to get the Daily E-Commerce Pulse Report on your preferred channel? It gets published on Twitter   Facebook.