By Paul Skeldon September 19, 2017 - 3:21 pm

6 ways to convert on mobile

With more shoppers than ever using their mobile devices to buy things – not to mention pretty much all of them using their mobile at some point in the purchase process – making sure you can convert those shoppers is becoming ever more pressing. So how can

5 ways retailers can get better at mobile

You don’t need to look far to find a huge statistic about the scale of m-commerce today. According to Oppenheimer, half of US shoppers use Amazon’s mobile app, and Alibaba revealed in its 2017 fiscal year statement that mobile revenue for its e-commerce business increased 80% to

What do we mean by mobile?

Today mobile is inherently a portable computer that can also make calls and send texts. With this in mind, all that really differentiates mobile from ‘traditional’ PCs is that they use a different operating system (OS) – that is the nuts and bolts that make

Revamp your website for the touchable world

These days to be a competitive e-commerce player you need to think well beyond the humble PC. Gone are the days when a mobile site was a luxury – now it is a necessity. With more and more consumers shopping on smartphones and the tablet computer

How to design for mobile

Designing a mobile presence requires some basic considerations that will play through to all the specific things you are trying to achieve on mobile. The main things you need to think about are: Size – the devices come with typically quite small and various screen sizes

Targeting the mobile payment pioneers

Mobile payment seems a simple concept compared with some of the more unusual emerging technologies. After all, exhibits at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show ranged from mind-reading wearables and autonomous passenger drones, to calorie counting food scanners, all promising to transform the way we work,

Looking to handle payments across channels and across continents? Here’s your answer

Growing your online business overseas is essential if you want to get bigger, but handle payments from different countries – especially if you are omni-channel – has always been tricky. But help is at hand. AltaPay and IPS are pleased to announce a new partnership as part

IMRG: 45% of ecommerce sales now mobile

According to figure from IMRG, 45% of online purchases in the UK were made on mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets in the third quarter of 2015. The findings, from the IMRG Capgemini Quarterly Benchmarking Index, suggest the launch of the iPhone 6 may

PayPal issue mobile shopping safety advice

PayPal has issued a series of tips on their blog this week to help people stay safe when they're shopping and paying on their smartphone this Christmas time. Although the safety tips generally fall under a "that's bleeding obvious" banner, it's no bad thing to think