Social Proof is no more a basic standalone entity to attract shoppers. Getting your customers to talk about your brand and talk GOOD about your brand, is the only convincing factor that could pull their peers to your site.
In this issue of Social Commerce Weekly, we bring to you an aggregation of ShopSocially’s most successful stories from across the web.
Top Social Commerce News of the week
1. Are Product Reviews the Only Social Proof on Your Site? That’s So Pre-Social Media!
Social Proof is a psychological factor that induces trust via convincing visuals.Social Commerce has evolved, and with it the competition. Product Stories being the sole entity of social proof is a thing of the past. What are the other forms of Social Proof?Read more.
2. HubSpot and ShopSocially Present Strategies for Profitable E-Commerce with Facebook
Plagued by decreasing organic reach for brands’ content on Facebook, marketers are scouting for strategies to generate genuine engagement. HubSpot and ShopSocially presented proven starteiges that have worked wonders for retailers in acquiring quality referral traffic and increasing revenues. Read more.
3. How to Get SEO Love out of Google+ Social Signals
Google+ is the less explored treasure of SEO love that marketers have often overlooked.Pam Dyer, a Forbes top 50 social influencer, explains how Google+ can turn the needle on SEO for your e-commerce site. Read more
4. ShopSocially CEO: How fashion startups must harness social media
ShopSocially CEO reveals what future social commerce holds for online retailers and how fashion startups can leverage this growing industry to get more visibility and sales conversions.here.
5. Retailers Love Millennial Women [INFOGRAPHIC]
Millennial generation is estimated to have a purchasing power of $2.45 trillion worldwide by 2015. Millennial females lead the race by contributing to 52.63% higher referral traffic than millennial males to e-commerce stores. The Inforgraphic provides insights into the social sharing behavior of millennial generation. Read more.
6. Online Retailers earn $2.69bn via Social Shopping
Internet Retailer Managing Editor, Zak Stambor sheds light on the growth of Social Commerce. Last year retailers earned $2.69bn through social shopping, 62.5% more than 2012. Read more.
7. Embed Social Login Today and Boost Social ROI
Social login enhances user experience on an e-commerce site. 80% of the shoppers use Facebook Connect to login to an e-commerce site. Read more.
Every week we try to bring in more and more interesting stories to you to keep you abreast with the industry updates. Has this issue been useful to you? Let us know. We would love to hear from you!