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Top engagement tips for your online storefront

Top engagement tips for your online storefront

No matter how beautiful and dynamic your e-commerce site may be, you should still be taking extra steps to engage your visitors to turn them into customers. This will not only optimise your immediate sales but will also increase customer loyalty. Here's a look at some top engagement tips for your online store.

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How to reduce product return rate for your e-commerce store

How to reduce product return rate for your e-commerce store

Businesses must work even harder to attract and keep their customers by collaboratively managing their returns policy. So how do you use this process to actually reduce the product return rate for your e-commerce store? Please take a look into some of the ways you can reduce product return rate for your store with us!

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Work for Planet Wide City

Work for Planet Wide City

Have you ever fancied yourself working in ecommerce? Are you aged between 16-24 and currently claiming universal credit? Then we may have just the role for you!!!

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Shopping on the Fly: Smartphone retail habits and how to use them

Shopping on the Fly: Smartphone retail habits and how to use them

Understanding how your customers use their devices is key in offering them the best user experience. After all, an efficient and straightforward experience is most likely to result in sales for you! So when so many consumers undertake at least part of their purchasing journey using their smartphone, it’s clear that this element of their experience is pivotal. How does it fit in overall, though? And how can you use the device habits of your customers to ensure that your e-commerce offering is as proactive as it can be?

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Online retail and the legacy of lockdown

Online retail and the legacy of lockdown

It’s fair to say that online retailers were key players in 2020. With successive lockdowns and the lack of other spending opportunities, consumers embraced online shopping. So now that the nation is coming out of this third and hopefully final lockdown, which online shopping habits are likely to stay?

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New Business Support in Hampshire

New Business Support in Hampshire

Deciding to start a new business is daunting at the best of times, and in the face of adversity it can seem insurmountable. However, despite the turmoil of previous years – the uncertainty of Brexit in 2019, followed by the financial impact of coronavirus lockdowns of 2020 – it’s been a couple of bumper years for the formation of new businesses in Hampshire.

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Top Business Networking Groups in Hampshire

Top Business Networking Groups in Hampshire

Business networking is the term used for developing and maintaining contacts within a business community. It provides a platform for business owners and entrepreneurs to meet, share information, and is an excellent source of referrals, leads and business collaborations.

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Your Guide to Business Grants in Hampshire

Your Guide to Business Grants in Hampshire

When it comes to setting up and running a business, funding is definitely the fuel that powers success. Every business will face set-up costs, and lean times when a financial boost is required.

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Hampshire Business: Top Brand Facebook Pages You Can Learn From

Hampshire Business: Top Brand Facebook Pages You Can Learn From

The county of Hampshire is one of the most successful economies in the UK. Home to a diverse business community, including maritime, aerospace, manufacturing, digital and financial services, the region generates an incredible economic output that totals £50 billion.

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The Hampshire Inspire Business Awards

The Hampshire Inspire Business Awards

In these unprecedented times, running an SME has never been more challenging. However, in the face of lockdown restrictions and forced closures, many companies through ingenuity and forward planning have continued to thrive.

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2019 - The Year of the Expo

2019 - The Year of the Expo

We’re hitting the Expo scene hard in 2019, attending what we can, where we can and spreading the word on our fantastic new product, NTT.

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What is Digital Business Automation?

What is Digital Business Automation?

Digital business automation is a specific element of digital transformation. It focuses primarily on data, software, applications and the infrastructure that works with it - thereby enabling increases to the efficiency of traditional business processes.

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PWA's in the Enterprise

PWA's in the Enterprise

Over time, every business grows or changes and inevitably reaches a point where it feels compelled to improve or automate its internal procedures and processes. The people given the responsibility to research and execute this transformation often turn to technology in one form or another to help with this. Fundamentally, there is nothing wrong with this approach as after all, they know their business really well and are surely best placed to make that decision.

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Let's Get Weather Part 1

Let's Get Weather Part 1

A simple training weather hybrid app that the user can look up the weather based on a postcode that they enter.

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The Fleet Business Show

The Fleet Business Show

​Part of running a business is getting out there to meet other business owners, employees, ‘one man bands’ or basically anyone else in the business world. Planet Wide City is very active in business networking and attends events on a very regular business.

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