Buyable Pins in 2016: An Update
by Eliza Fisher | January 20, 2016 | eCommerce, Pinterest, Social Commerce, Social Media, Social Media Marketing | 4 comments

In June of 2015, we–like everyone else–wrote a post about latest entrant in social commerce– “Pinterest” and its announcement of Buyable Pins program. In case you’re in need of a refresher, the news was… More than 2 million Buyable Pins will be available to iPad and iPhone users in the U.S. in a few weeks and to Android and desktop Read more…

Our Top 11 Brand Advocacy and Loyalty Articles from 2015

With 2016 merely days away, it seems appropriate to indulge in a look back at what we’ve learned and shared this year. We’ve picked 11 of our most helpful and interesting posts about ecommerce, brand advocacy, digital marketing, loyalty, and social commerce for you to enjoy… 1. “Why US Brands Should Follow China as a Social Commerce Example,” from January 13: Read more…

Cyber Monday is the New Black (Friday)
by Giovana Zanellato | December 3, 2015 | Customer Engagement, Customer Loyalty, eCommerce, Social Media, Social Media Marketing | 2 comments

As you probably have already heard, this year’s Cyber Monday set a record with more than $3 billion in sales for the first time ever. The biggest online selling day of the year beat the forecast of a 12% increase from last year by four percentage points. The biggest online shopping day ever brought an average of 12% growth for large retailers Read more…

Best Practices For Collecting and Managing Visual Commerce
by Carolyn Pace | August 12, 2015 | Best Practices, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, User Generated Content | 0 comments

Today, shoppers no longer look to celebrities and style magazines for advice on what to buy.  Instead, brands are seeking advice from the shoppers on what they should promote.  According to a recent study conducted by social shopping site, Shopa, one in seven women snap selfies trying on new looks before waiting for an average of two ‘likes’ from friends Read more…