Category Archives: Black Friday

Black Friday 2018: An Ecommerce Survival Guide

Kaleigh Moore — September 15, 2018 Follow @kaleighf — September 15, 2018 Thanksgiving is supposed to wear us out. And even if a turkey-tryptophan-sleep connection isn’t rock-solid as we were once led to believe, every Thanksgiving still brings the draining combination of travel, preparation, and digestion. It’s a coma-inducer. However, if Black Friday proves anything, … Continue reading Black Friday 2018: An Ecommerce Survival Guide

Google beefs up Store Visits reporting in AdWords in time for Black Friday

The company also shared insights on mobile’s role in driving store visits on Black Friday last year. Ginny Marvin on November 23, 2016   Google is integrating Store Visits data into more AdWords reporting ahead of the holiday shopping surge. The search giant also shared findings on mobile search trends and store traffic patterns from … Continue reading Google beefs up Store Visits reporting in AdWords in time for Black Friday

Data: Mobile drives majority of Black Friday traffic, but PCs dominate sales

Mobile devices drove 36 percent of sales but 55 percent of traffic. Greg Sterling on November 28, 2016   There were record e-commerce sales over the past weekend, as more consumers shopped online. However, the rise of mobile commerce is the larger and more interesting story. On Black Friday, mobile devices were responsible for roughly 36 percent of total … Continue reading Data: Mobile drives majority of Black Friday traffic, but PCs dominate sales

13 Times More Costly Than Fraud: Why False Declines Are the Real Threat to Black Friday Profits

David Poole — November 25, 2016 Follow @mypinpad— November 25, 2016 Black Friday has gone from being a US-based novelty to one of the single biggest shopping events in the UK calendar. During this critical period, retailers will be optimising their online stores, making sure that they are secure and that they will be able … Continue reading 13 Times More Costly Than Fraud: Why False Declines Are the Real Threat to Black Friday Profits