According to Adobe’s Digital Index 2013 online shopping data for Cyber Monday, online sales for the day increased by 16 percent year-over-year (YoY) to $2.29 billion. A record 18.3 percent of sales came from mobile devices, an increase of 80 percent YoY. Show More Summary
Cyber Monday was the biggest day in e-commerce history. According to Custora, 70 million online shoppers spent over $10 billion across over 100 US-based online retailers. The end result was an 18% increase over 2012. Mobile was a huge factor with 1 in 3 purchases coming in over a mobile device. 80% of those came […]
On Cyber Monday Open Road Integrated Media offered eBooks for up to 80 percent off. The publisher is not alone in offering such major discounts on eBooks this holiday season. Many of the big retailers are offering huge discounts on bestselling eBooks. Show More Summary
I recently sent out a “Top 5” Newsletter to my subscribers (it’s free to sign up via the link at the bottom of this post, or on this page). I send it out about once a month, and it usually includes Lightroom, Photoshop and/or printing tips, information about upcoming workshops, books, etc., and links to [...]
When it comes to overused sports clichés, “We’re playing for pride,” has to rank right up there with the best of them. I’ve always thought those words are about as empty as my wallet the day after Cyber Monday. After all, shouldn’t a...Show More Summary
I’m sure you heard about the Amazon drones on the news around Cyber Monday, but did you watch the full video interview between Jezz Bezos and Charlie Rose? I watched it a few days later, and as well as being highly impressed, it’s also put some things in perspective for me as an indie author. […]
Amazon's delivery drone stunt may have scored the company a publicity coup on Cyber Monday Eve. But for a truly radical vision of the future, imagine streets crawling with more earthbound machines: Amazon trucks.
Thanksgiving, that time of the year when we’re meant to be thankful for what we have, quickly gave way to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, when we declare that what we have just isn’t quite enough. And now Christmas is just around the corner, with letters to Santa already winging their way to the North Pole. Show More Summary
There's a lot of exciting things happening this month, and we're not just talking about the holiday season. We got Cyber Monday round two thanks to these 100+ Green Monday sales, Amazon announced plans for their drone delivery service and Kim Kardashian gave us her insider tips for how to take a selfie. Show More Summary
Motorola announced it was selling the Moto X off-contract for $349 on Cyber Monday, and after server Moto X Sells Out In Under 10 Minutes After Cyber Monday Apology - -
Alamy Based on results from the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and Cyber Monday, Pinterest stands to be the dominant social commerce platform. On Cyber Monday, sales that came to retailers through Pinterest grew by 260%, according to the marketing and analytics company Piqora. Show More Summary
Data shows Cyber Monday was a huge success, with comScore proclaiming it as the day with the heaviest online spend in U.S. history. Other data shows social media played a notable role in sales this year. However, shoppers may not have received the best de
High Court Leaves New York's Online Sales Tax Law in Place: The U.S. Supreme Court spoiled Dec. 2 for Amazon.com Inc., which had strong Cyber Monday sales and buzz over its drone delivery plan that day. Tony Mauro has the...
If you want a pair of adorable yet toasty winter boots, Tory Burch's Elliot Booties are not to be missed. How cute will they look with a midi-dress and long socks? Take advantage of today's Cyber Monday sale with code HOLIDAY to get 20% off - which means $75 off on this purchase alone!
Not enough to offset a disappointing Black Friday
Have you ever heard the phrase, “Once you get back to the future, you never go back”? Me, either. Why wouldn’t you go back in time if you could? So let’s hop back into our Retail Time Machine – also known as the Retail Insight Center...Show More Summary
I did a little social listening this year to see what brands or themes might come up on this year’s Black Friday. The most interesting thing I found, though, was that a Boolean search that contained only the term “Black Friday” mirrors what actually happened: Cyber Monday stole the show. read more
CYBER MONDAY, the BIGGEST online shopping day of the year is now over, but we're not stopping the savings just yet. If you've been itching to buy something from the iMore store missed Cyber Monday, you can still get the savings until...Show More Summary
Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year is now over (this being Thursday and all), but we're not stopping the savings just yet. If you've been itching to buy something from ShopAndroid.com and missed Cyber Monday, you...Show More Summary
In the same way that retail stores take part in Black Friday, GivingTuesday’s organizers want the giving community to come together and take part, asking that partners create and commit to a project for/on #GivingTuesday, and then help spread the word to their networks. A day of atonement perhaps for the commercial and consumer excesses of Black Friday and Cyber Monday?