• Fake online reviews used as blackmail and badmouthing rivals

    The murky world of online reviews has been exposed with some companies pay for their own reviews, ambush rivals with bad reviews or individuals threaten businesses with bad reviews in return for discounts or other freebies. The Competition and […]

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  • Critical Magento Vulnerability Update

    The Magento team released a critical security patch (SUPEE-5344) to address a remote command execution (RCE) vulnerability back in February. It’s been more than two months since the release and still more than 50% of all the Magento installations have […]

    2 years ago, by
  • How to get more revenue from an e-commerce site

    We all want our businesses to grow and that means finding ways of generating more revenue from your e-commerce operation. Using the the available information, acting on it sensibly and not repeating mistakes is one general approach but there […]

    2 years ago, by
  • Online grocer Ocado delivers first annual profit

    The online Grocer Ocado has finally delivered its first annual profit in ten years of trading. The company was founded in 2000 by three former Goldman Sachs bankers in 2000 and is finally cashing in on changing shopping habits […]

    3 years ago, by
  • The new EU VAT rules, the rates and how it affects those selling digital products

    The new EU VAT rates came in to force on 1st January 2015 and apply to anyone selling digital products to people and businesses in EU countries. They also don’t set a threshold income level so even the smallest […]

    3 years ago, by
  • What is the right tool for the job – php, node.js, .NET etc?

    We think these guys have the right idea: What do you think? Although much maligned the classic LAMP combination of Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP are still important tools and widely used. Comments welcome below – please note our […]

    3 years ago, by
  • More online shoppers picking up in store

    Waitrose is reporting a surge in shoppers choosing to pick up online shopping in stores as customers react to the problems affecting many retailers’ home delivery networks. The number of online orders from the supermarket’s sister company, John Lewis, […]

    3 years ago, by
  • 8 optimisation tactics of successful e-commerce websites

    Successful e-commerce websites adopt a number of different tactics to maximise the revenue from website visitors. These are are often related to clarity of messaging, ease of search, showcasing of the products and cross-selling where appropriate. Here are 8 […]

    3 years ago, by
  • Our terms and conditions for employers has been updated

    Our terms and conditions has been updated. Although this is a isn’t very exciting reading, we encourage prospective employers to visit this page as it contains our latest rates and restrictions on contacting our candidates. Visit the page here: […]

    3 years ago, by
  • What is your favourite e-commerce platform?

    After seeing the latest information from Datanyze and who regularly analyse the Alexa top 1 million websites for the most commonly used e-commerce platforms – Top e-commerce platforms and their market share – we thought it would be an […]

    3 years ago, by
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