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Ubokia Brings eCommerce to Pinterest, More Power To Consumers

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While the appeal this provides to consumers is obvious, Pine is quick to point out the advantages this brings to merchants as well. Sellers don’t need to spend millions on advertising if they’re alerted to exactly which consumers are looking to buy and are given a direct means through which to interact with those potential customers.
“These are really high quality leads,” Pine says of Ubokia users. “These aren’t people who just clicked on a link somewhere or clicked on an email, these are people that literally said ‘this is what I want to buy,’ so it’s been great for sellers.”

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eBay Recognizes Canadian Excellence in eCommerce

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Selling more than $1 million bicycle parts each year, Lapointe started his online store BDH Bikes in 2006 after purchasing his father's bicycle shop. Since launching on eBay, he has racked up sales of $6 million, and now employs five full-time eCommerce personnel.

In addition to the highly coveted Entrepreneur of the Year Award, eBay Canada is delighted to recognize winners in two new categories for 2012: Fashion-preneur and International-preneur of the Year.

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Ecommerce sites fall short in UK

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A 57% majority of the sample typically made purchases from a few favoured websites, while 40% tended to opt for whichever merchant offered the best prices.

Respondents stated that easy navigation was the most important feature of these sites, with 92% citing this matter. Effective product search facilities logged 89% on this metric.

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