What's been happening in the wider world of ecommerce that could affect how you run your marketplace business
By Chris Dawson June 24, 2018 - 1:40 pm

Google Webmasters clarify mobile first indexing signals

Google have seen some confusion around their mobile first indexing signals and in a series of tweets clarified them. The main thrust of the tips is that if you have desktop content and mobile content then Google will be indexing your mobile content and giving

The Ecommerce Cup 2018 presentation ceremony video

The Ecommerce Cup 2018 presentation took place immediately after the matches on Thursday evening to the champions OFX by our sponsors - Helen from UKAuctioneers and Jason from JH. Before the cup presentation however, ChannelAdvisor were runners up in the Ecommerce Shield 2018 and received their

US Supreme court rules States can collect Sales Tax

The US Supreme court has ruled that States can collect Sales Tax require online retailers to collect Sales Tax even in States where they don't have a physical presence. They delivered their Opinion on Thursday this week This has far reaching implications for online retailers, not

OFX: Ecommerce Cup Winners 2018

OFX are the Ecommerce Cup Winners for 2018, after what was a hard fought competition where they narrowly beat last year's winners Just Eat in the final. It was a really close competition at times with more teams entering than previous years and on a

Ecommerce Cup 2018 League Tables

With 40 teams registering to play, competition was brutal in the Ecommerce Cup 2018 and sadly only one team could win - OFX are the Ecommerce Cup Winners for 2018. You'll find pictures of the winners here There were hundreds of players participating and a huge

Instagram hits 1 billion users, launches Instagram TV

Instagram hit 1 billion users and at the same time have launched a broadside at YouTube with Instagram TV or IGTV as they're calling it. YouTube and Vimeo are the defacto go to websites for video content, so how does Instagram set themselves aside? Simple, we've

Adobe Completes Acquisition of Magento Commerce

Adobe have completed the acquisition of Magento Commerce, their third largest acquisition in their history. The addition of the Magento Commerce Cloud to the Adobe Experience Cloud will deliver a single, end-to-end digital experience platform including content creation, marketing, advertising, analytics and commerce for B2B

Lengow Day 2018: Go Beyond. Occupying a new space

For the sixth year Lengow Day 2018 returns to Paris in September as the biggest multi lingual ecommerce conference the city will see with delegates travelling from every corner of Europe (and farther afield) to attend. This year, the conference is titled 'Go Beyond. Occupying a

New JD & Google strategic partnership with $550m investment

China's JD are to join Google Shopping as part of a new JD & Google strategic partnership which will see also see Google invest $550 million in JD. A curated selection of high-quality products from JD will be advertised in multiple regions through Google. As the second