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Automotive eCommerce: Market trends and Top 10 examples of Car eCommerce stores.

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Over the last 20 years, there has been a change in the automotive market due to an upward trend in online car sales, especially thanks to marketplaces, like Vroom. Moreover, there is a decrease in overall sales, which requires more cost-effective strategies for car and part sellers.

As auto buyers have begun to order cars from eCommerce stores and it has become a widespread trend, offline-only automotive stores have struggled to win customers back even after COVID restrictions were lifted.

Based on statistics, car eCommerce is a rising market with enormous potential. In case you are looking for ways to obtain a bigger piece of the market, this post may give you some advice to go up and stay in leading positions.

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Top 6 things merchants should consider in checkout payment options

Top 6 things merchants should consider in checkout payment options

In the last decade, there has been a huge shift in the way that consumers pay for goods and services online. More recently – and fast-tracked during the pandemic – an explosion of interest-free buy now, pay later (BNPL) finance providers and other alternative payment options may be witnessed.

While this can offer consumers increased choice, and more choice is generally seen as a ‘good thing’, it can be tricky for merchants to find the right platform for both their business and customers. To help you navigate this changing landscape, our payment partner, humm, has prepared Top 6 checklist identifying the key questions to consider when choosing payment options for your business. Read on to find out more.

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Main Components of an Enterprise eCommerce Platform

Main Components of an Enterprise eCommerce Platform

Finding the right eCommerce platform for a large enterprise business can be a challenge. An eCommerce platform needs to be able to support the complex requirements of your business as it exists today, as well as designed to scale along with your business as you grow into the future.

From this article, you will understand how to choose the eCommerce platform that is right for your business by determining the needs and integrations that are specific to your operations.

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Preventing Fraudulent Orders From Bots and Stolen Payment Details

Preventing Fraudulent Orders From Bots and Stolen Payment Details

It’s the one thing that eCommerce companies can’t escape … chargebacks! Fraudulent orders are the leading nuisance for any online brand, but there are measures that can be taken to mitigate payment fraud and automatically identify risky orders.

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4 eCommerce Marketing Trends You Need to Know in 2022

4 Marketing Trends You Need to Know in 2021

Learn what technologies should be used in business next year to make your marketing efforts more fruitful and successful.

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Why your eCommerce Website needs a Mobile App

Why your eCommerce Website needs a Mobile App

With the continued growth of the tech industry, retailers have partaken in this trend and expanded onto custom application development for their eCommerce businesses and websites. This venture provides businesses with a stake in the thriving industry of mobile retail apps.

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Are bad addresses failing your business?

Are bad addresses failing your business?

Failed and late deliveries have a negative impact on customer experience and cost businesses time and money, from the customer service agents attempting to resolve issues over the phone, to the couriers redelivering the parcels. In 19% of failed deliveries, the cause cited is inaccurate addressing.

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How To Create Your First Google Ads Campaigns

How To Create Your First Google Ads Campaigns

Google is home to over 5 billion searches a day, making it one of the best places to advertise.

Potential customers are already using Google to find your exact product or similar so why not stop them and bring them directly to your shop while they are already searching?

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Managing eCommerce Shipping Methods - How Multi-carrier Shipping Benefits Businesses?

Managing eCommerce Shipping Methods - How Multi-carrier Shipping Benefits Businesses?

Today’s businesses are under more pressure than ever to deliver packages to the doorsteps of online shoppers. It used to be that if you were an e-commerce retailer, you would be given rates from one or two major carriers (FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.), and you would send your packages out with predefined options.

That might have been good in the past, but there are better options in today's world. Enter multi-carrier shipping software. With the right software in place, you can automatically choose between not just carriers but rates and service levels.

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Consumer Payment Trends Are Changing Rapidly — Is Your Payment Processor up to the Challenge?

Consumer Payment Trends Are Changing Rapidly — Is Your Payment Processor up to the Challenge?

As we look back over the last 18 months, it has become pretty apparent that the COVID-19 pandemic has radically altered how most of us shop for goods and services.

Restrictions on movement and the closure of non-essential businesses saw considerable boosts in sales for established online stores, whilst many traditional high street shops were scrambling to update their operations to remain relevant.

Therefore, payment methods evolved alongside other business operations. In this article, customer preferences are presented and supported by ECOMMPAY’s survey data and payment processing expertise.

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