Consumer Psychology for a Digital Age

November 2011

Social Commerce IQ Report: Fashion

Extra: Social Commerce Fashion Industry Report – ShoeDazzle Dazzles, Manolo Blahnik Sucks [Infographic & Free Download]

F-commerce solution provider, 8thBridge has just published its latest in its series of social commerce reports covering different industry verticals (free download).  This time, it’s the fashion industry, and the

Social Commerce Platform Overview: Power Reviews – World’s Largest Social Commerce Network?

We are dealing with an insurgency among consumers. No longer do they trust marketing or advertising messages, but, instead, turn to others like themselves for advice and opinion on product

Social Commerce Platform Overview: Vente-Privée – Flash Sales à la Francaise

Vente-Privée, founded in 2001, is Gilt Groupe’s big sister, the original and world’s largest flash-sales site offering luxury brands in Europe an online event-based sales channel to quickly sell large

Chirp: PayPal Payments by Twitter and Google +1 to Download Services – Social Commerce Innovations

Picture this.  You’re a brand tweeting about your amazing new product (as you do); wouldn’t it be great if people could buy directly from your tweet, with a simple tweet

Extra: Amazon launches Vote-for-Discounts App on Facebook [Screenshots]

Head over to the Facebook pages of Amazon’s specialist sites,,, (pets) and (toys), and you get to vote for which brand you most want 30% off

Extra: Walmart and Etsy Open the Open Graph Holiday Season

Social commerce news is coming thick and fast as the holiday season gets underway.  In the first of several ‘extra’ posts today, Walmart and Etsy have launched Open Graph powered

Social Commerce Platform Overview: Shopkick – Mobile Commerce on Steroids

Shopkick – the mobile commerce app for iPhone and Android that knows when users walk into a store and rewards them with points called “kicks” just for doing so – may be

Social Commerce Platform Overview: Gilt Groupe – Fashion Meets Flash Sales

Headquartered in New York, Gilt Groupe is a membership-based e-commerce site that runs daily private sales of high-end designer apparel, accessories and home furnishings, often discounted as much as 60%

Top 25 Retailers on Facebook (List and Download)

Channel Advisor’s latest Facebook Commerce Index is out, a free listing and analysis of the top 25 US retailers on Facebook by fan count.  Victoria’s Secret, adidas Originals and Victoria’s

The Social Commerce Timeline: New Infographic Released [Download]

To promote their upcoming Corporate Social Commerce Summit (March 13/14, 2012 Boston) Useful Social Media have gleaned Social Commerce Today and Social Media Influence for factoids to put together a slick Social

F-Commerce à la Française: La Redoute and SNCF (screenshots)

“Selling tickets on Facebook is a waste of time” says Pierre Matuchet, associate CTO at French railways SNCF. Nevertheless, French railways has just added a natty Facebook app to its

New Infographic – 9.4% Conversion: The Social Commerce Opportunity [Download]

The good guys over at the popular social commerce platform Moontoast have put together a new infographic/e-book; ‘The Social Commerce Opportunity’ (downloadable in ebook format) that makes the case for social