Ecommerce Brief

ECOMMERCE BRIEF

Newsletter for Busy Ecommerce Sellers

Instagram and Ecommerce Data

Unless you have been living under the rock, you probably have heard of photo and video sharing app Instagram which was aquired by Facebook for $1 billion in 2012. And you probably don’t need me to tell you that Instagram is not just for sharing pictures of avocado toasts and beautiful ocean sunsets. Although both of those Are...

From Googling to Buying

The average amount of time between a Google product search and a purchase is 20 days and about 1/3rd of Google product searches turn into transactions within 5 days. This is according to Jumpshot’s Competitive State of eCommerce Marketplaces Q2 2018 Data report...

Amazon Launches COVID-19 Store

Amazon Business have launched a special webpage on Amazon.com that lists COVID-19 related health products for sale such as masks, gloves, thermometers and hand sanitizer. So far as of today there are only a little over a hundred product listings, many by major brands like Purell, and many products are out of stock. Earlier in the beginning of...

Taxes for Ecommerce Sellers by Yamaris Diaz

Please note that the transcription below is automated and may contain errors. Please listen to the audio episode for correct text. Hi my name is Yamaris Diaz. I’m CPA from ecomowl. And I’m going share tip with you today about tax planning. So my main tip for sellers will be to not wait until January or the end...

Ecommerce Shopping by Generations

Here is some interesting data on which age groups prefer to shop online. This is breakdown on ecommerce shopping by buyers age groups According to Statista: 67% of Millenials (or so called Generation Y) who were born from 1979 to year 2000, prefer to shop online56% of Generation X (born in 60s and 70s) prefer to shop online41%...

eBay Continues to Ask Their Sellers to Sign Up for New Payment System

eBay continues to push their sellers to change how they receive payments. eBay’s intent is to move majority of sellers to their own payment system by the end of the year. Emails going out to ebay sellers encouranging to switch before the deadline. If you have been using Paypal, you will have to register for this new system...