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August 10, 2019

Guide to Selling on Facebook – Now with Checkout

BigCommerce is one of the ecommerce platforms for merchants that has integrated with Facebook. Sharon Gee, head of omnichannel partnerships at BigCommerce, said the company has had a number of merchants expand their product offering through Facebook Marketplace and have found it to be an effective addition to their comprehensive omnichannel strategy.

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July 19, 2019

Which Platform Will Dominate the Future of Social Commerce?

For those of us who have been in the industry for some time, the idea of social commerce is not a new concept. In fact, it was 2005 when Yahoo! first coined the term and discussed bringing social’s power of influence together with commerce. Yet 14 years later, many still consider the idea of an entire online purchase taking place solely within a social network to be a novelty.

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New Power Retail

July 15, 2019

Are Aussie Shoppers Fussed About Delivery?

It’s no secret that retailers compete to lock in the best delivery time, and shoppers are happy to pay a little bit extra to get their parcels to their doorstep sooner. So, how do Aussies compare to the rest of the world?

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Pr Enterprise Times

July 10, 2019

Poor Shipping Experience Turns Off Online Shoppers Says Report

BigCommerce, has released a new report, Shipping, Delivered: Best Practices & Expectations for 2019. The study examined survey responses of 3,000 digital consumers and 800 online merchants to understand the role that shipping plays in the consumer purchase journey. The report also shows how brands are adjusting operations to meet shifting expectations.

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July 9, 2019

Study: Shipping Crucial to Ecommerce Success

According to “Shipping, Delivered: Best Practices & Expectations for 2019,” a study of nearly 3,000 digital consumers and 800 online retailers from e-commerce platform BigCommerce, 77% of consumer respondents have abandoned an online purchase due to unsatisfactory shipping options, while 58% have actually stopped shopping with particular retailers altogether as a result of a negative shipping experience.

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