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Digital image DIY masterclasses from Remove the Background

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Over the past week of so, ecommerce image specialists Remove the background have been publishing a series of 3 blog posts that look at different aspects of digital photography when used used for selling online. They’re well worth a read. The first post looks at how to create your own very simple home photographic studio […]

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Stubhub offer £200 prize if you sign up for emails

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StubHub, eBay’s ticket selling marketplace, is offering people who sign up for their email marketing mailing lists entry into a weekly £200 gift certificate prize draw. You can sign up on the StubHub homepage and Ts and Cs apply. We haven’t heard much from StubHub in the UK in recent months. So it’s interesting to […]

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Join the Tamebay Cup Ecommerce Football Tournament 2014

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Hello sportsfans. We’re delighted to announce the details for this years Tamebay Cup – the five-a-side soccer tournament for people and companies and people involved in the industry who want to get together in this World Cup year. It’s actually the third year we’ve supported the tournament which is organised by Genie and the Geek. […]

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My Parcel Delivery launch new high security courier service.

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The online parcel delivery comparison website My Parcel Delivery has launched a new service that bolsters security for parcel senders including pre-labelled, tamper-proof bags in which to transport packaged items. The “DX Standard” two-day service for parcels up to 10kg (measuring 69cmx65cmx5cm) costs £7.69. The collection driver arrives with strengthened poly bags which add another […]

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Remove the Background tips: perfect product images in 8 simple steps

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With the ever-increasing use of mobile devices such as phones and tablets being used for online buying, brilliant images on your online listings have never been more vital. And, with the development of technology, the means of creating brilliant images have never been more diverse. And for the mobile “super-shoppers” it all starts with the […]

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Enterprise Nation offer more free Go & Grow Online Workshops

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Small business network Enterprise Nation, with help from Microsoft and UPS, will be offering more of their useful Go & Grow Online events starting in May. Aimed squarely at people who want their business to flourish on the web, the events offer digital start-ups practical tips and advice from experts in social media, SEO, start-up […]

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Neteven integrates Gengo to aid translation

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Ecommerce enabler Neteven has announced that it has integrated with Gengo to aid language translation and grease the wheels of international trading. The integration means that Neteven customers can initiate and administer the translation of their listings direct from the Neteven dashboard. Then, in a matter of hours, you can translate product descriptions into 34 […]

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Guest post: How effective is your multi-channel strategy?


Ian Jindal, editor-in-chief of Internet Retailing Magazine, summarises key areas of focus for those looking to drive online and multichannel sales. 1. Enhance the online customer experience and journey Focus on the customer’s experience at every stage and touchpoint. Do not rely on your understanding of a ‘perfect buying journey’, but rather the customers’ real, […]

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More choices for Parcelforce recipients

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The recipients of Parcelforce parcels will soon have more choices when it comes to getting their hot little hands on their consignments. New interactive services mean parcel senders can enable their customers to arrange for a parcel to be delivered on another day or to a different address, including to a neighbour or one of […]

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Myhermes relaunch £2.78 rate for 1kg parcels

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It’s a pretty good deal. That’s why we were interested to hear that Myhermes will be bringing back their £2.78 inc VAT rate from the 26th March. It’s valid for parcels up to 1kg and includes tracking. It’s 20p more for a home collection, but all said very good value if you are happy to […]

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