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Selling Online With the Amazon App Store: Should You Go Mobile?

Selling Online With the Amazon App Store: Should You Go Mobile?

The prime directive of retailers, both brick-and-mortar and online, is simply to make sales. Prior to the rise of mobile technology, online retailers depended on slick, sleek, and sexy websites to convert visitors into loyal customers. As such, they have invested heavily in making their sites searchable, usable, and engaging. While statistics show that consumers still overwhelmingly prefer traditional browsing (i.e., desktop PCs) over mobile platforms to do their shopping, there is an...

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Selling Online With the Amazon App Store: Should You Go Mobile?

Personalized Ribbons: Monday Market of the Week

People are always thinking about what they can do to make their gifts or party souvenirs memorable—well, personalization seems to be the key! Many are now opting for personalized gifts and souvenirs and one emerging product from this line of products is this week’s Monday market: personalized ribbons! Our Market Research Lab shows that these adorable personalized ribbons are indeed a product worth selling. Continue reading

How to Increase Online Sales Without Breaking the Bank

Anyone running an online business is looking for ways to stack the deck in his or her favor. eBay sellers are no different. Any and every edge, no matter how small, is an opening to be exploited. If you're selling on eBay, you need to examine the major factors to top seller success. Today we'll be discussing the major metrics common to eBay's top sellers. We'll examine the statistics behind the sellers with the highest sales volumes and try to gain some insights from those numbers. Continue reading

eBay Sellers: Why They Succeed

Everyone running an online business is looking for ways to stack the deck in their favor. eBay sellers are no different. Any and every edge, no matter how small, is an opening to be exploited. If you're selling on eBay, you need to examine the major factors in the top sellers' success. Today we'll be discussing the major metrics common to eBay's top sellers. We'll examine the statistics behind the sellers with the highest sales volumes and try to gain some insights... Continue reading

Sugar-Free Gum: Monday Market of the Week

Sugar-free products are becoming more popular among many consumers. In the past we have featured sugar-free candy as a viable niche and this week our Market Research Lab brings us another sugar-free niche: gum. Chewing gum is now a universally accepted habit. Many studies show that chewing gum contributes to plaque reduction, in addition to other beneficial effects on oral hygiene. There is also evidence emerging that chewing sugar-free gum helps re-mineralize the... Continue reading

eBay Application: The Premiere Mobile Marketplace

It's common knowledge that eBay is a major e-commerce player, but how much do you know about its role in the world of mobile commerce? Unsurprisingly, the mobile eBay application is insanely popular among users. It's not all sunshine and roses for eBay, of course, as Amazon is the undisputed king of mobile commerce, garnering more traffic with its mobile app than even Facebook. Still, eBay has some distinct advantages even over Amazon. The strengths and weaknesses of the eBay... Continue reading

Resistance Bands: Monday Market of the Week

This week’s niche focuses on latex resistance bands, which are often used for physical therapy and light strength training exercises. They are also commonly used by athletes to strengthen and stretch the feet. This is also one of my favorite things to use when I exercise, as it is very handy and easy to keep. And you know what, guys? We actually featured resistance bands almost a year ago as viable niche to sell, and the data provided by SaleHoo’s Market Research Lab just proves there is... Continue reading

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