Ecommerce Weekly Round Up (07/25-07/29)

How to be memorable and make money. A guide to smart branding.

Source: Business 2 Community

When you start out in a niche that you want to monetize, experts will tell you to narrow your focus on what makes you money and leave everything else out of the book. You know it’s important to cover specific topics in your niche in order to make money from advertising and search traffic, but you also want and need to cover the topics that are unique to your vision.
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Google wants to use artificial intelligence to boost customer service

Source: Digital Commerce 360

Google is trying to use its artificial intelligence know-how to tempt businesses onto its cloud and away from dominant services run by Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp. The latest lure: Use Google computers to automatically handle irate customer calls.
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How to build content for your ecommerce business

Source: Entrepreneur

Organic search is one of the primary drivers of traffic for most ecommerce businesses. And, over time, the content you provide those searchers can become a powerful source of conversions, too.
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Smartphones overtake computers as top ecommerce traffic source

Source: Economic Times

For retailers at least, the most important screens are now the small ones. Smartphones accounted for 45.1 percent of web-shopping traffic in the first quarter of this year, edging out computers at 45 percent.
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Something Digital’s Magento Meetup

Source: Something Digital Blog

On July 28th Something Digital hosted their bi-monthly Magento Meetup in South Florida. Magento and JavaScript enthusiasts met at Woo creative to discuss Javascript and ES6 in Magento 1 and 2.
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