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The Future of eCommerce

post on May 25, 2019Hadas PeretzTechnology

We Asked 10 experts, 3 questions regarding what lies ahead for ecommerce. 1 – What lies ahead for eCommerce? 2 [...]

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Dramatically Improve Your Customers Experience While Significantly Boosting Conversion Rate

post on November 8, 2018Hadas PeretzTechnology

Our Co-Founder and CEO, Zohar Gilad, was interviewed for eCommerce Fast Lane, on how search can dramatically improve the customer [...]

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We Analyzed the Onsite Search Functions of 15 Top eCommerce Sites in the World and the Results Were Unexpected

post on October 14, 2018Hadas PeretzTechnology

When you really analyze it there isn’t anything more important than people being able to find what they want on [...]

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7 Critical Online Visual Merchandising Strategies to Drive Your Sales Now

post on August 15, 2018Hadas PeretzTechnology

Today’s online visual merchandiser must be able to incorporate art, science and data to remain competitive in the ever changing [...]

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Reading your customers mind

74% Of Consumers Say They Will Switch Brands If The Purchase Is Too Difficult, Here’s How To Make Yours Easy

post on June 27, 2018Hadas PeretzTechnology

You have far too much invested in both time and money to allow your customers to just walk away from [...]

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72% of Sites Fail Ecommerce Site Search Expectations: 3 Steps + a Checklist to Ensure Yours Isn’t One of Them

post on February 27, 2018Zohar GiladTechnology

A brief quote from an article posted on BigCommerce blog:“It’s official: mobile ecommerce on-site search experiences are abysmal. You probably [...]

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understanding shopper intent

Understanding Shoppers’ Intent to Maximize eCommerce Conversion

post on January 25, 2018Hadas PeretzTechnology

Optimizing online conversion is tricky. Sure, measuring conversion rate is straightforward enough: Typically, the number of visitors who completed the [...]

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Predictive Analytics as a Crucial Part of eCommerce

post on November 19, 2017Hadas PeretzTechnology

Seeing daily recommendations for products on your favorite social media platforms has become the norm. But have you ever wondered [...]

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Why Customers Are Leaving Your eCommerce Store and How to Make Them Stay

post on November 9, 2017Hadas PeretzTechnology

A customer visits your eCommerce store. They go through your inventory and puts 3 items in the shopping cart. Then [...]

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How to Optimize Your eCommerce Site Search Box in Three Easy Steps

post on March 2, 2017Hadas PeretzTechnology

How often do you find yourself lost in a website, unable to find what you’re looking for? Unfortunately, this happens [...]

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When the Magento Community Works, it Works

post on September 1, 2016Hadas PeretzTechnology

A brief quote from the blog by Phillip Jackson: “When the Magento Community Works, it Works” “…I love their product [...]

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Shopify Plus Customer Case Study SHOWCASE

post on July 20, 2016Hadas PeretzTechnology

Here’s how SHOWCASE, a Shopify plus customer, spiked their eCommerce revenues, using InstantSearch+ “…Davis also credits Shopify’s robust application store, [...]

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Shopify Plus Customer Case Study EarthLED

post on July 17, 2016Hadas PeretzTechnology

Here’s how EarthLed, a Shopify Plus customer, has been using InstantSearch+, growing their business to $10M dollars a year. “Another [...]

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TOFU and BOFU quick fixes to boost your conversion rate

post on July 11, 2016Hadas PeretzTechnology

As an eCommerce merchant, we know how much effort you put in to drive traffic to your online stores. It [...]

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Why Every Store Needs Search: A Q&A with the Founder of InstantSearch+

post on June 9, 2016Hadas PeretzTechnology

A brief quote from the interview made by Pixel Union: “Here are some must-have advice for ecommerce merchants: Number one, I [...]

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Merry Chrismess and Happy New Year from InstantSearch+

post on December 18, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

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Automatically Generated Search Filters for Shopify Stores

post on September 16, 2014Ed MelloneTechnology

Every eCommerce store visitor is conditioned to use search filters. Amazon and other notable online store have them, as they [...]

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What Firefox on iPhone Means For Shoppers

post on September 17, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

Few things have generated as hot a debate in our home as our very different choices in technology. While my [...]

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Tips on Tuesdays: 5 Hot Uses For Turbolinks

post on September 1, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

The days of walking into a store, only to be greeted by a smiling sales rep are waning as shoppers [...]

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Tips on Tuesdays: Synonyms and Spelling

post on August 25, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

In preparation for my wedding last year, I found myself doing much of our shopping online as it was easy [...]

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Merchandising with Search for Shopify Stores

post on May 11, 2019Ed MelloneTechnology

Merchandising [mur-chuh n-dahy-zing] is the planning and promotion of sales by presenting a product to the right market at the proper [...]

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The Panama Canal and eCommerce Shipping

post on January 5, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

Last week, while on vacation in Panama, I was awed watching a huge ship move through the Miraflores locks from [...]

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3 Top Mobile eCommerce Trends to Follow in 2015

post on January 13, 2015Ed MelloneTechnology

A lot has been written about how mobile Internet is eating the world. We are all addicted to our devices [...]

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Hosted Search Service, or Search Product: That is The Question!

post on October 16, 2014Ed MelloneTechnology

Merchants who host their eCommerce sites, especially on open platforms such as Magento search extension, WordPress/WooCommerce, and Prestashop,  have a [...]

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7 Tips to Power-Up Your Site Search

post on May 15, 2014Ed MelloneTechnology

Ever wondered why the first result you get when you type “Harry Potter” on Amazon is an Amazon instant video?Or [...]

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