Checkout - your regular e-commerce roundup!

Wow, is it August already?! As ever there is loads going in the e-commerce sector. Take a little break from your work load and skim through some of the most recent news below. You never know there might be some ideas in there that you could implement in your business…

Worth noting…

Why You Shouldn’t Schedule Meeting Longer Than One Hour

CRO for Inbound Marketing: 6 Conversion Optimization Initiatives to Implement Today

In other news…

Facebook has never had more users, made more money per user than in Q2 2016

Verizon acquires Yahoo’s operating business for $4.8 billion

7 Adwords Features You Didn’t Know Existed


How to Deliver Negative Feedback & Why it Matters

Why has Noble-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz called Apple’s business practises “fraud”? Read the full story here.

The numbers
$5bn Is the amount Kickstarter generated for start-up companies, ranging from virtual communities to real-life enterprises. Read the full story here.

Recommended reading
'The Chimp Paradox: The Acclaimed Mind Management Programme to Help You Achieve Success, Confidence and Happiness' by Prof Steve Peters