20 Tips to Drive E-Commerce Conversions this Holiday Season

The clock is ticking, but it’s not too late for e-commerce providers to tune up their sites to drive more conversions. This infographic from the conversion optimization experts at the good lays out 17 solid optimization tips that you should be implementing immediately if you hope to capitalize on holiday purchase traffic this season. There are three key strategies that you should always be deploying that are proven to always drive additional conversions for holiday

Why 2016 Will be a Global Tipping Point for the Mobile Economy

Scientists in Antarctica are downloading mobile games. Parents in Syria worry about kids using too much tech. Islanders in American Samoa connect with 4G, and sherpas in Nepal chat on their smartphones while lugging 75-pound loads. What’s happening? The mobile economy is reaching a global tipping point. We hear the big numbers all the time. 800 million new mobile subscribers with smartphones this year, globally. 600 million more in 2016. Add it all up with existing

Portrait of a Mobile Consumer

Mobile technology is changing everything. Consumers can shop, get directions, browse the web, interact with friends through a wide variety of media forms, and document their lives with a single device small enough to fit in their pockets. By 2018, an estimated 8.2 billion active mobile devices will be in use. That same year, mobile commerce is expected to top $600 billion in annual sales. Clearly, the business world is being revolutionized by this latest

Providing a Consistent User Experience with HTML5

The mobile marketplace is fragmented more than ever before, and with time, can become even more fragmented. Latest research by comScore Inc. covering the last quarter of 2012 reveals that Android has retained its position as the most popular OS in the mobile space. 53.4% of mobile devices now run on Android OS, and this represents a 0.9% rise from the previous quarter. Apple iOS powers 36.3% of all mobile devices, but has seen a

M-Commerce is Making Headway

There’s no doubt about it. More and more users are buying tablets and using them for e-commerce due the the convenience it provides. The latest report from eMarketer confirms this and predicts a surge in tablet commerce, turning the m-commerce into a $50 billion industry next year. The overall mobile commerce spending, including both tablets and smartphones, in 2012 was $24.66 billion, and this figure represented an 81% increase from the 2011 figures. That’s quite