Category Archives: Marketplaces

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Instagram to Become Next Major Marketplace with Launch of In-App Payments

Written by Mike Glover • 10th May 2018

Instagram have made yet more inroads into being a major commerce force. With users now able to make purchases directly inside the app. The feature has been quietly rolled out to a select few users (for now) in the US and UK. Giving them the opportunity to store payment details and make purchases right there in […]

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Major eBay Update Coming May 2018: How to Win the New Buy Box

Written by Mike Glover • 17th April 2018

eBay are rolling out some major changes to the way listings will be displayed in their search results. From May 2018, a selection of items will have their listings grouped together on a single page for each product – effectively creating an Amazon-style ‘Buy Box’ sellers compete to win. Something eBay are calling ‘Shop by Product‘. […]

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Amazon Australia: 10 Things Every Seller Should Do Now

Written by Dylan Tucker • 20th November 2017

It’s been a long time coming, but after months of speculation Amazon have announced they will be launching in Australia before Christmas – potentially even in time for Black Friday on November 24th. And while Black Friday is not largely recognised in Australia, that could be just one of the things that’s about to change […]

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Amazon Seller Fulfilled Prime: Everything You Need to Know

Written by Mike Glover • 22nd August 2017

Amazon Seller Fulfilled Prime is currently creating quite a buzz within the ecommerce industry. It’s no great revelation to say that Amazon is a dominant player when it comes to selling products online. But there’s a specific aspect of this marketplace that’s experiencing huge and continual growth in itself – Amazon Prime. Amazon Prime members […]

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How the eBay Returns Price Increase Affects Online Sellers

Written by Lea Haagen • 17th August 2017

News of an eBay returns price increase is generally something guaranteed to grab the attention of any seller on the platform. A recent announcement suggests this recently came into effect when making certain returns. The eBay returns price increase will come into play when using the Royal Mail Tracked 48 service. But the good news is […]

The UK’s 5 Best Hosted and Paid Ecommerce Platforms

Written by Lea Haagen • 31st July 2017

Comparison Guide of the 5 Best Hosted and Paid Ecommerce Platforms in 2017 Finding the best ecommerce platform for your business can be a real challenge. You have plenty of freedom (there are countless options available) but you can easily feel overwhelmed by the sheer variety of providers on offer – unless you know what […]

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Amazon Prime Day 2017 – The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Written by Lea Haagen • 20th July 2017

Amazon Prime Day proved a hit with­­­ customers and a goldmine for small businesses. When Amazon first announced it was having its own sales day to rival Black Friday, their customers were hardly overwhelmed. Two years on, though, and it was a very different story. Sales were up, customers excited and Prime membership soared. For […]

Infographic: The Power of Multichannel Ecommerce

Written by Lea Haagen • 5th July 2017

Multichannel retail is undoubtedly the future of ecommerce. In today’s world, customers expect to purchase your products on any platform they like, on any device they like, from anywhere in the world. There are endless benefits to selling on your own, branded ecommerce store. But if you’re not also listing your products on the world’s […]

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Everything We Know About eBay’s New International Listing Tool eBaymag

Written by Duncan La Barre • 10th November 2016

With the discovery of eBay’s new international listing tool “eBaymag”, we’ve pulled together a roundup of everything we know about the latest way for online retailers to dramatically grow their ecommerce business. The world is getting smaller and for retailers, selling internationally is essential if they’re serious about growing their business. eBaymag is a new […]

Shopify Plus Webinar | The Future of Ecommerce

Written by Matt Warren • 12th August 2016

Are you ahead of the trends shaping e-Commerce today? Join us this Tuesday as we discuss everything you need to do to stay ahead of trends shaping e-commerce. We will be joined by 2 experts in e-commerce: Arsh Sidhu, Enterprise Commerce Specialist at Shopify Plus Tommy Walker, Editor in Chief at Shopify Plus. They will be discussing the following: […]