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Ethics of blocking ads debated

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Is it ethical to block adverts online- or are the ads intrusive? According to one count, 84% of the top 100 websites in the world rely on advertising to generate revenue, utilising the now long-established trade-off: use our website for free, but you need to look at some ads while you do it. On traditional […]

Black Friday ecommerce passes billion Dollar sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Black Friday sees $1.2 billion spent by Americans on ecommerce via their desktops. Americans have opted for ‘Couch Commerce’ by staying at home, avoiding the crushes and increased on Thanksgiving Day spending.  Apparel & Accessories ranks as the top product category with Amazon being once again the top online retailer. Due to variation in the […]

Ecommerce sales forecast for 2013 holiday season

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 29, 2013

14 % ecommerce sales forecast to grow to $48.1 Billion for the 2013 U.S. holiday season. The first 24 days of November has seen strong desktop online spending with $18.9 billion in sales during the 2013 holiday season. The mobile ecommerce sales are expected to reach $7.1 billion, bringing the total digital ecommerce forecast spend […]

Google’s shares top $1000 as it reports earnings increase 36%

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, October 18, 2013

Google’s share price has broken through the $1000 mark today- the day after it reported an increase in it’s third quarter earnings.The numbers released yesterday impressed investors who had been fretting about a downturn in Google’s ad prices that began two years ago. Those concerns evaporated, at least temporarily, with a third quarter performance that […]

Amazon forced to alter pricing policy for traders

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013

Amazon has been forced to alter its pricing policy for third party traders aftermid investigations in the UK and Germany.It will drop a clause banning traders signed up to its Marketplace platform from offering products elsewhere for less. The change will come into force across the EU from Friday. As a result, the inquiries in […]

When is the best time to buy online?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Knowing when the best time to buy something online could save you a lot of money. It used to be, as the saying goes, that timing was more an art than a science. But sveral new websites are using big data analytics aims to change this by telling you when the best point in time […]

Clicks move to bricks for UK shopping growth

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, May 13, 2013

Against the odds and media hype- online ecommerce websites are opening high street shops to grow thier sales.We’re a nation of shoppers- we spent more than £311 billion shopping last year, but how we like to shop remains the same – nearly 90% of that money was spent in actual shops and stores. Figures like […]

UK music downloads pass one billion mark

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, April 12, 2013

One billion songs have now been downloaded in the UK- according to the Official Charts Company.The milestone was reached on Monday, almost 10 years after legal downloads were launched. Adele’s Someone Like You is the most downloaded single of all time in the UK- followed by tracks by Maroon 5 and Gotye. The Official Charts […]

U.S. online winter spending grows 14pc to $42.3 billion

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013

$42.3 billion was spent online during the entire November-December holiday shopping season, marking a 14 percent increase from 2011.The latter portion of the season saw several days with particularly strong growth, including Free Shipping Day on Monday, Dec. 17 (up 76 percent to $1.013 billion) and Christmas Day (up 36 percent to 288 million), but […]

Online shopping saved retaillers’ Christmas sales

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, January 7, 2013

Strong online shopping growth saved retail sales falling over Christmas- according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC).Sales in December were up only 1.5% compared with a year earlier, while like-for-like sales, which exclude new store openings, rose 0.3%. Without a 17.8% jump in online non food sales, total sales would have fallen. “Since the beginning […]