TCL India Ecommerce: 5 Things to know this week Newsletter Date: Wednesday 6th June 2012 Bridging the Retail Gap: What Old and New Commerce Can Learn from Each Other When e-commerce began, separate financial models. retailers created two separate Today, the consumer is forcing and distinct experiences: off- change. Advancements in line and online. While these technology, particularly the use different revenue streams lived of mobile devices, are allowing under one brand umbrella they the two retail environments to typically confused and frus- mingle. By utilizing mobile trated the customer with dis- commerce on site, customers The advancements in tech- tinct pricing, unrelated product are bringing e-commerce into Old and new have to learn nology can provide a num- assortments, conflicting goals, the physical store with them, to co-exist. ber of paths to merge the and sometimes completely forcing the...Read More store and digital experi- ences Google Shopping: Wanna Play? Gotta Pay Googles product search number of retailers have ex- engine, Shopping, will be- pressed optimism that the gin charging retailers who change will help fight price want their products to ap- erosion and eliminate low- pear in search results. The quality merchants." pay-for-play model may hurt Currently, retailers can provide certain retailers, but reac- information about their prod- tion so far has been more ucts and then add them to the Google shopping will help positive than expected, search listings for free, where “eliminate low-quality according to Rimm- they are ranked by popularity Inside this merchants” Kaufmans Mark Ballard. "A and price. Read More issue: Facebook Promoted Posts: Getting 2 How Online Retailers can take advantage of The Latest Adwords Features? Started Every year, Google outdoes ner as well as help users get Insights from the itself in terms of delivering what they want. This current Global Chief Marketing 2 quality to its users. This year AdWords evolution has in- Officer Study 2012 is no different. The tran- volved the following key ex- sition from 2011 to 2012 has pansion areas, with Display seen Google roll out some Advertising, Mobile Device astounding features for its targeting, Remarketing, Call The past two years have Adwords users as well as tracking (for Desktop users), seen amazing growth in the modify some existing fea- Automated Rules and Dy- targeting options available on the million+ sites in tures, to helps us reach our namic Search Ads taking the Google’s Display Network. target in a cost effective man- top spots. Read MoreDisclaimer: You have been sent this newsletter as a part of our relationship marketing efforts, if you wish to unsubscribe, please mail me at email@example.com
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