Archive for June, 2013
Did you know that more than 70 million users shop using a mobile device such as a cellphone or tablet computer as of 2012? It is true! As well, sixty five percent of mobile web users depend on those smartphones and tablets to find a local business at which they can make a purchase.
An estimated 60 percent of all people have looked into a service or product oline vis a vis a search engine. Any SEO professional will tell you that the internet has become a really important marketing platform for companies, and small business owners are beginning to see that, too. 30 percent of companies outsource at least a percentage of their social media marketing, up from 28 percent two years ago. If you know that your Continue Reading 5 Comments
The sales from the e commerce industry have been increasing at a steady rate. It is estimated that from the year 2002 to 2011, the e commerce industry jumped from making a profit of 72 billion dollars to 256 billion dollars. Businesses that wish to join this growing industry should consider creating Internet merchant accounts.
Internet merchant accounts are specialized banking or processing accounts that allow companies to accept credit card and debit payments over the Internet. Special security measures, such as PCI or Payment Card Industry compliance guarantee that the handing and processing of credit card and debit card information is secure.
General merchant accounts do not have the security or clearance to offer this type of service. This means that if a business wishes to start accepti