Mobile commerce popularity crown handed to eBay

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According to a recent Ofcom report, the massive online auction site is the most popular retailer for smartphone and tablet users. Ofcom has now released a report that has identified eBay as the leading mobile commerce retailer in the United Kingdom in terms of its popularity among consumers throughout the country. The same report also pointed out that 41 percent of consumers spend a minimum monthly £100 over smartphones and tablets. This represents an increase of 4 percent in the proportion of people who are spending over that amount in…

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Mobile commerce performance by Dick’s Sporting Goods yo-yos from week to week

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The retailer has been drawing some significant attention to itself, of late, but its mcommerce results are inconsistent. When it comes to solid mobile commerce performance, every fraction of a second counts, and this message has never been more clear than in the example of the smartphone friendly website from Dick’s Sporting Goods. According to the mcommerce statistics from Keynote Systems, Dick’s has not been all that consistent. The importance of consistent strong performance in mobile commerce retail websites is very important. Even part of a second can make the…

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Get Your Business Bump Up With Mobile Website Provided By Hosting Service

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To ensure that your business is mobile friendly you need to build a mobile site. It has been predicted that by 2015 most of the searches will be taking place through smartphones. In the growing market you will be able to carve a niche through mobile websites. With a mobile website you can provide all the necessary information to the mobile phone owners. Users can get access to transparent content with mobile websites. It is becoming very important to optimize mobile websites. Important factors Certain considerations need to be taken…

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Mobile commerce website at Sports Authority has bulked up

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Despite this fact, it has also grown its strength and its performance is still better than other sites. According to Keynote Systems, even though Sports Authority’s mobile commerce website has gained a great deal of weight, its home page still loads at an average of 9.45 seconds, which is not ideal but it is still superior to other sites on the index. Keynote feels that the retailer could still achieve far better performance if its homepage shed some weight. According to the company behind the Keynote Systems Mobile Commerce Index,…

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Groupon positioned to become a leader in mobile commerce

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Groupon sees promise in mobile commerce sector Acclaimed daily deals pioneer Groupon believes that it is in an ideal position to become a leader in the mobile commerce sector. The company has announced that nearly 50% of its revenue comes from purchases made from mobile devices. According to CEO Eric Lefkofsky, Groupon is quickly adapting to a world where consumers are more comfortable with spending copious amounts of money through their mobile devices. Groupon has been working to accommodate these consumers more aggressively over the past few years. Groupon app…

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Mobile commerce site performance at Dick’s improves

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The sporting goods store has managed to speed up its page load time by a second. According to the latest statistics from Keynote Systems, Dick’s Sporting Goods, the decision to slash eight objects from its mobile commerce page has improved its performance by reducing its page load time by a second. Keynote feels that the retailer’s decision paid off as the improvement to the site performance was meaningful. On March 21, Dick’s took its mobile commerce website objects down from 36 to 28 so that its average page load time…

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Mobile commerce must provide positive experience

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As the channel becomes more popular, research is showing that the customer experience is vital. The more people conduct price comparisons and research products using mobile commerce websites with their smartphones, the greater the importance of a positive experience for those consumers, as the results can be detrimental to a brand or company. The latest research is showing that positive experiences will have them coming back, but negative ones are the opposite. This is particularly true when it comes to people making actual purchases over mobile commerce. When an individual…

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Mobile commerce availability increases with better wireless networks

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Retailers all experience better site performance simply because of improvements to the networks, themselves. According to the Keynote Mobile Commerce Index, the wireless networks from Verizon and AT&T had been acting up, which had negatively impacted the smartphone site performance of all of the retailers on the index, but now that this problem is resolved, success rates have also improved. As the wireless networks smoothed out the issues they were experiencing, all of the index retailers saw improvements. That said, Keynote also pointed out that among all of the thirty…

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M-commerce speed at Best Buy improves as reliability drops

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The electronics retailer has managed the slash its load time by 1.5 seconds, but errors are more common. According to the latest report from Keynote Systems on m-commerce performance, the mobile homepage at Best Buy has an average load time of 10.82 seconds, which isn’t great but that is significantly improved over the results from the previous week. The load time combined with the site availability are what are measured by Keynote for its index. Both of those factors were taken into account when the ranking for the site’s position…

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Mobile commerce website may not achieve success from breaking all the rules

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GNC’s massive smartphone homepage takes far too long to load meaning that . According to the mobile commerce index from Keynote, the smartphone optimized website of General Nutrition Centers (GNC) is enormous and breaks all of the typically recommended “rules” for this type of site. The massive homepage at GNC takes an average of 41 seconds to load, according to Keynote data. The reason that the mobile commerce homepage takes such a tremendous amount of time to load is primarily due to its weight, which ranges from 800 kilobytes to…

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Mobile commerce website achieves considerable sales success

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A retailer of outdoor gear has now achieved massive results with its m-commerce site integration. In order to create a truly successful mobile commerce website, Wide Open Spaces has integrated Magento and Unbound Commerce and has managed to impress consumers who are now shopping there. The customers of this members only online retailer are often in locations well away from their computers. After all, Wide Open Spaces caters to fishermen and hunters, which means that when they are using the products that are sold by the retailer, they are out…

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