In this issue of Social Commerce Weekly, we give you an assortment of posts trending in Social Commerce from ShopSocially and other leading social media publishing houses from across the web.
Top Social Commerce News of the week
Pinterest celebrated its fifth birthday last week, sharing some statistics showing how the company has grown in the last half decade. Learn More.
In a recent webinar hosted by ShopSocially, Kristen St. Peter, Director, E-Commerce at Avenue®, shared how they converted its brand into a word-of-mouth powerhouse using effective referral marketing strategies. Know the key highlights or watch the recording and presentation, if you have missed the webinar. Find It Here.
Mobile ad spending continues to increase at the expense of desktop, taking more and more share of marketers’ digital ad dollars, according to new figures from eMarketer. Learn More.
Leading retailer for personalized gifts, Birthday Keepsakes used ShopSocially’s Get-an-Email app to sign-up 5.98% website visitors for their email marketing program. Email subscribers acquired through this app converted at an impressive rate of 38.97%. Learn More.
At its F8 developer conference, Facebook announced new plans to revamp its Messenger app with a suite of new features that will allow businesses to give personalized online service to customers. Learn More.
Online retailers attempted to capitalize on the whimsical nature of April 1 via e-mail marketing campaigns aimed at turning practical jokes into sales. While they were fun, but at least one brand’s email prank caused some social media backlash among consumers. Read Here.
AO.com designed a wonderful website that provides a great user experience and makes the sophisticated job of selling much easier. This article dissects the website to show what makes all the difference. Learn More.
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