ecommerce growth

Online Street Shopping

Online Shopping is the highest growing multibillion-dollar business in the world. Online shopping is popular mainly because of its speed and ease of use. Online shopping is really extremely easy whether you’re looking for the latest fashions in women’s clothing or trying to keep up with the latest electrical gadgets and wizardry. Online street shopping(…)

Something about NON-E-Shoppers

Some of our non-e-shoppers do not have any explanation as to why they do not want to buy online and some of them do. I totally agree that some people prefer mall or street shopping as they love the experience of shopping or window shopping as a matter of fact, or maybe it’s just that(…)

eCommerce Growth in India to $1 Billion in 2012

eCommerce in India is going to boost to apprx $1 billion this year

Basic Insights of E-commerce in India

I have been checking the online market statistics regularly & have noticed a clear rise in ecommerce in the past 2 years. There has been so much more that has been implemented, ecommerce is now referred as an Industry as whole, that itself speaks a lot about it. Sites that were once just selling books(…)

Who’s Using Online Coupons?

Interesting takeaway: Over 57% of US online shoppers say they are likely to share deals with others. The most common reason (35%) why consumers do not use an online coupon or deal site is because they forget.

What are People Really Buying Online?

Interesting takeaway: In the US in 2010, online purchases accounted for 74% of all music & video sales; the same was true for electronics. Online represented 66% of all clothing purchases.

How do Colors Affect Online Purchases?

Interesting takeaway: 85% of consumers place color as a (note, not ‘the’) primary reason for why they buy a particular product. Navy blue and teal attracts shoppers on a budget.

The History of E-commerce

Interesting takeaway: The first home online shopping transaction was in 1984. SSL encryption was introduced in 1994. Also in that year, Pizza Hut had the first recorded Internet sale.

A Historical Look at Online Holiday Shopping

Interesting takeaway: In 2010 the biggest online shopping day was Cyber Monday (November 29). The term “Cyber Monday” was coined by Shop.org in 2005.

The First Moment of Truth is Going Mobile

Interesting takeaway: Bar code scanning by mobile phones increased 1600% in 2010.