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Design & Development

The nuts and bolts of an ecommerce site are design and development. We address design innovation and trends — including layouts, colors, photography, logos, video, and more. We explain the basics of code — HTML, CSS, JavaScript — as well as platforms, themes, plugins, open source, and related topics.

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: June 17, 2024

New tools this week include generative AI, chatbots, digital payments, social commerce, subscriptions, media networks, and cryptocurrencies.

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Schools & Resources

Get a Handle on AI with These 10 Books

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Design & Dev Tools

19 Free Web Design Tools, Spring 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: June 10, 2024

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Design & Dev Tools

Charts: Business Adoption of AI Q2 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: June 4, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: May 29, 2024

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Schools & Resources

Favorite Books of Ecommerce Pros Q2 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: May 21, 2024

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Design & Dev Tools

23 Free Tools to Test a Website

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Platforms & Apps

AI Tools to Convert Articles into Videos

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: May 14, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: May 7, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

Using ChatGPT’s Memory Feature

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User Experience

E.U. Accessibility Act Impacts Global Merchants

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Platforms & Apps

13 Website Usability Testing Tools

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: April 29, 2024

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Schools & Resources

10 Leading Book Authors for Ecommerce and Marketing

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Platforms & Apps

Chrome Extensions for ChatGPT, Claude, Gemini

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: April 23, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

15 Apps for Live Streaming Video

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: April 15, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: April 8, 2024

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: April 2, 2024

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Design & Dev Tools

AI Tools for Meeting Notes, Recaps, To-dos

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Schools & Resources

10 New Ecommerce Books for Spring 2024

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Platforms & Apps

AI Platforms for Competitor Research

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Platforms & Apps

New Ecommerce Tools: March 25, 2024

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