ecommerce - retail

12 Essential Key Metrics That E-commerce Businesses Must Track

12 Essential Key Metrics That E-commerce Businesses Must Track

Online retail or e-commerce has become a new playing arena for many companies. A lot of major e-commerce sites monitor some key indicators and metrics to study their performance against the overall trend in the industry and the market. These key metrics when used collectively, can help you study the behaviour of your customer, market …

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Big data - Data Analytics - ecommerce

Boost E-commerce Growth and Brand Reputation Using Customer Feedback Data

Boost E-commerce Growth and Brand Reputation Using Customer Feedback Data

Once only leveraged by enormous corporations, big data today has become an indispensable driving force for growth and operations in small and medium businesses. Easy access to big data technologies and the growth of analytical tools has spurted out opportunities for harnessing a variety of data-based insights not thought of before. Customer feedback data is being …

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Challenges That Make Amazon Data Scraping So Painful

Challenges That Make Amazon Data Scraping So Painful

The e-commerce industry is a rapidly growing and evolving sector. The face of this industry has changed almost every year since it was first incepted in the early 1990s. With the growing number of digital buyers, the digital retail industry has shown a growth rate of above 20% in the last 3 years. This growing …

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Pricing Strategy

How Popular Price Comparison Websites Grab Data?

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 A few years back, a typical online buyer looking to buy apparel or an electronic gadget would scour the web to compare prices from various e-commerce sites and look for the best deals available. Prices of the same commodity would vary vastly over different sites which in turn prompted sites to monitor price changes in …

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PIM and Web Scraping: How Bad data is destroying Online Retail

PIM and Web Scraping: How Bad data is destroying Online Retail

According to B2X, 80% of companies are not confident in their data. The idea of eCommerce Inventory management or E-commerce catalogue management is not as simple as it seems. In theory, you just have to maintain a single catalogue of all your eCommerce products. But, it’s actually a cumbersome task for retailers – which is …

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Data Analytics - ecommerce - Web scraping

How can Web Scraping Social Media data help E-commerce Owners

How can Web Scraping Social Media data help E-commerce Owners

 E-commerce is a significant internet industry, which also makes one of the most competitive ones. Companies are looking to maximise their sales in any way they can. The data present on the web is one of the primary sources that they are using for this task. Getting social media data from different sites and social …

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Pricing Strategy - Web scraping

How to Leverage Web Scraping to Create a Competitor Price Monitoring Strategy

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In e-commerce, Pricing Strategy is king. Online shopping essentially means comparison shopping where e-retailers constantly monitor competitor prices and set theirs accordingly to maintain their dominance in the market. While many retailers emphasize product quality and ensure a decent user experience, a good pricing strategy definitely triumphs them all. Consumers are hungry for better price deals, …

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Data Analytics - Pricing Strategy

Competitive Pricing Strategy: How Products Are Priced

Competitive Pricing Strategy: How Products Are Priced

If you are running a business and have tried multiple marketing strategies but still haven’t seen a substantial impact, fret not! You are not alone. Despite several fancy whitepapers and theories available all around, the underlying fundamental is pretty simple! The effectiveness of a marketing and pricing strategy depends on its profitability or its potential …

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ecommerce

How to Use Predictive Analytics to Prevent Customer Problems Before they Arise

How to Use Predictive Analytics to Prevent Customer Problems Before they Arise

Prevention is better than cure. An important point to consider for a successful business is forecasting problems before they arise and act accordingly on the solution to further prevent losses a company may incur. Businesses have to take risks and suffer mishappenings if their customers pull out of a plan or scheme or return the …

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ecommerce - retail - Web scraping

How Web Scraping can be Used to Increase Dropshipping Sales

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Imagine getting an extremely relevant and vital piece of information, for as little as $3.33 per hour. How appealing it sounds? One of the key findings in Distil Networks new report, 2016 Economics of Web Scraping states that any information can be scraped. Be it an entire website, product description, customers reviews, competitor pricing or …

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