Posts Categorized: E-Commerce

Why the Amazon GST Changes Represent a Win for Local Retailers

An Amazon GST change is set to be imposed, and the online retail giant is responding by blocking Australian access to its US platform. As of July 1 2018, overseas retailers will be required to collect GST on all purchases under $1000 made by Australian consumers. While the move has been projected to generate hundreds […]

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Why Europe’s New Data Privacy Laws Will Change Digital Marketing Forever

The recent Cambridge Analytica scandal brought the issue of data privacy to the world’s attention, and many people didn’t like what they saw. In that case, personal information was easily obtained by third-party app developers, sparking concerns about the conduct of giant digital companies such as Facebook. Data privacy is of paramount importance in the […]

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The Latest in Social Advertising: AdWords, Instagram and LinkedIn Improve Their Ad Potential

Major platforms are continuing to develop their social advertising capacity early in 2018, with a particular focus on delivering a simple user experience. These updates pertain to improvements and changes to online advertising. LinkedIn, Instagram and Google AdWords have integrated new ideas, while Facebook has stripped third-party access in an effort to rebuild user confidence. […]

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The Latest in Social – Google Posts and Messenger Updated, plus New Instagram Features

The newest digital updates are all about simplicity and immediacy – be it new Instagram features or front-page Google search changes, the major platforms are thinking about effortless functionality. This week we look at Google, who have updated their Knowledge Panel for musicians, as well as Instagram’s projected changes and the new Messenger platform that […]

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Boost Your Holiday Sales with These 5 Easter Marketing Ideas

Hot cross buns and chocolate eggs are filling the shelves at your local supermarket, so that must mean that Easter is approaching. While Easter isn’t for everyone, businesses can effectively capitalise on the holiday cheer with a few simple measures. These 5 Easter marketing ideas can help drive sales and showcase the personality of your […]

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This Week in Social: Audio Blogs, Snapchat Lenses and Carousel Ads

The latest social media and digital improvements have revolved around personalisation, and this week’s offerings are no different. Snapchat and Instagram continue to promote customisation on their respective platforms, while Amazon have launched a plugin that make audio blogs a possibility. We go over the finer points of these and other changes to explain how […]

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Google Search Console Update: How Marketers Can Take Advantage

Google Search Console has undergone a major overhaul. The free platform for website indexing has long been popular with webmasters, and this updated version boasts improved metrics and data options. We take you through the changes to Google Search Console, and explain how marketers can use the new platform to optimise visibility and boost SEO […]

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