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E-commerce Gift Guide Tips

E-commerce Gift Guide Tips

Ready for the busiest time of year in e-commerce? Hopefully you’ve learned a lot from our holiday prep blog posts so far. November is rapidly approaching and we want to share our e-commerce gift guide tips with you.

Monthly Media Mashup #13

Monthly Media Mashup #13

Instagram Building Shopping App and Launches Stories Shopping Globally According to sources, the new stand-alone shopping app in development will allow users to browse collections of goods from merchants and purchase directly within the app. Prior to this though, Instagram has introduced Shopping in Stories which allows businesses to add product stickers to Stories so […]

E-commerce Holiday Prep Tips From the Team

E-commerce Holiday Prep Tips From the Team

The Musictoday team is feverishly working with our clients to prepare for the upcoming holiday season. I reached out to some of my colleagues to find out what their recommendations are to prepare for a successful Q4. These e-commerce holiday prep tips will help you maximize store revenue this holiday season. Reward Top Customers Del […]

Monthly Media Mashup #12

Monthly Media Mashup #12

Facebook Removed 5,000 Ad Targeting Categories The targeting options were removed to protect Facebook users from discriminatory advertising on the company’s platforms. Although advertisers typically used many of the now removed targeting options in legitimate ways, Facebook felt that minimizing the risk of abuse was more important. Advertisers are now no longer able to exclude […]

Monthly Media Mashup #11

Monthly Media Mashup #11

Instagram Launches the Questions Sticker Instagram introduced an interactive questions sticker last month for Stories posts. Users can use this new sticker as a way to start conversations with friends and followers. The question stickers can be accessed in the sticker tray after taking a photo or video, then users can type out a custom […]

Monthly Media Mashup #10

Monthly Media Mashup #10

Facebook Introduces Ads in Stories and User Reviews for Ads Facebook’s Stories feature launched almost a year and half ago and now has 150 million daily viewers, as a result Facebook recently started allowing pages in certain markets to test Stories ads. Facebook Stories is similar to Instagram Stories, however Instagram Stories took just 5 […]

Monthly Media Mashup #9

Monthly Media Mashup #9

Google Pay Now Works in Browsers on Desktop and iOS The digital wallet platform and online payment system developed by Google and initially released in 2015 (as Android Pay) was previously available in just the Chrome browser and on Android. The company has begun rolling out Google Pay to browsers like Safari and Firefox, and […]

Monthly Media Mashup #8

Monthly Media Mashup #8

Instagram Allows More Stories Uploads, Introduces Nametags and Focus Camera Format Instagram has made it faster and easier for users to upload photos and videos to Stories. Users can now upload multiple photos and videos to Stories all at once. A new icon on the top right of of the screen enables users to select […]

Monthly Media Mashup #7

Monthly Media Mashup #7

NME Ends Print Magazine Production British music journalism magazine New Musical Express (NME) and its parent company, Time Inc, announced it will cease print production with March 9 being its last edition. The weekly publication made its debut in 1952 and launched its online version NME.com in 1996. The publication will now focus on expanding […]

Monthly Media Mashup #6

Monthly Media Mashup #6

Facebook’s Facial Recognition Notification, List Feature, and European Music Licensing Deal Facebook users received in-feed notifications about the platform’s facial recognition features in February. According to the social network, face recognition will find photos users are in but not tagged in, help protect users against strangers using their photo, and tell people with visual impairments […]