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Archives for October 2014

Magento: 3 Key Features to Build your B2C E-Commerce Business

Owned by eBay, one of the biggest names in Internet technology, the Magento e-commerce platform has established the bar for an exceptional B2C e-commerce experience. Open-source and broadly supported, Magento can be modified and extended to suit any e-commerce vision. Shoppers navigating a Magento-backed site will notice an intuitive, familiar, encouraging fluidity as they browse […]

The History of E-Commerce

Shopping online has become so commonplace that it’s hard to imagine a time when you couldn’t order everything you wanted from the comfort of your living room. But e-commerce is still a relatively new phenomenon and there have been many incremental technological developments that led to the secure, standardized, convenient online purchasing experience we enjoy […]

The State of Canadian E-Commerce

Canadian e-commerce has taken off and nothing can stop it. Nearly every Canadian Internet user (82%) has made an online purchase this year, according to the latest research by the Ipsos Interactive Reid Report. Across all age groups, online spending is up. WAY up! The average amount of reported spending annually for online purchases is […]

Cyber Security Tips You Need to Know

As more and more of our information and activity moves online, cyber-security is more important then ever. In light of the recent celebrity photo leaks that have put a spotlight on the vulnerability of your online information, we present to you 6 tips on how to improve your personal cyber-safety: