Amazon Announces Faster Payouts, Discounted Shipping, and More

September 15, 2022

If yesterday’s news from Amazon’s seller conference seemed all about brands, regular sellers got some good news on day-two of Amazon Accelerate – including faster payouts and free access to multichannel shipping software from a service that previously cost $450/month. […]

Data Integration Is a Crucial Part of Your Digital Transformation

September 7, 2022

Via: CMSWire

Turning insights into actionable strategies is always challenging, and not even the best-prepared organizations are immune from roadblocks. Even when organizations strategically collect only the right data and avoid data overload, they can still encounter problems in the analysis stage. […]

Instagram Launches New Tools to Help Refine Content Recommendations

August 30, 2022

The secret sauce of TikTok’s massive success is its highly attuned algorithm, which learns, literally within minutes, what you want to see more of, what you don’t like, and then translates that into an increasingly addictive stream of short video […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Is Marketing Missing the Customer Experience Revenue Opportunity?

September 23, 2022

Via: CMSWire

Marketing’s role beyond the point of sale is a gray area. While we’d all broadly agree that our job is to create demand by helping businesses recognize they have problems, fewer would agree that keeping new customers happy should be […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Twitter Invites Researchers to Join State-Based Misinformation Consortium

September 22, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Twitter’s looking to expand its partnerships with external academic research teams in order to identify large-scale patterns in platform manipulation, with the company today opening up applications to become part of its Twitter Moderation Research Consortium (TMRC), a selected group […]


Visa eyes B2B, remittances for growth

September 21, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

Visa isn’t the only company targeting the gigantic B2B payments and remittances markets for growth. In the B2B arena, there are a host of new entrants, such as Ramp, seeking to provide businesses with new digital tools for moving money. […]

Shipping & Fulfillment

eBay Shipping Label System Crashed Tuesday Evening

September 20, 2022

Via: EcommerceBytes

eBay sellers were unable to print shipping labels on Tuesday evening. The Technical Issues board was inundated with reports of problems beginning around 3:30 pm. eBay displayed the following message when sellers tried to print labels: “Something went wrong. Sorry, […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Meta Announces Facebook Reels API to Enable Reels Sharing via Third Party Apps

September 19, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Meta’s looking to help more creators and brands lean into Reels with the launch of the Facebook Reels API, which will enable the posting of Reels clips via third-party video creation apps and social media management tools. That will complement […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

YouTube’s Looking to Provide Direct Monetization for Shorts, a Big Shift in the Short-Form Content Battle

September 16, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Could this be a killer blow for TikTok and its short-form video leadership? That might sound like an extreme take, but YouTube, via YouTube Shorts, is ramping up its pitch for top short-form creative talent, with The New York Times […]