Social Commerce

JustBought.It / Social Shopping on Twitter

I believe the future of social commerce will be mobile.  Soon we’ll see the emergence of  location-based apps that do crowdsourced deal aggregation and collaborative …

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Facebook Social Shopping Goes Open Source

Another sign of the mainstreaming of social commerce.  Magento, the popular open-source (with commercial option) ecommerce web platform (Nespresso, 3M, Samsung, Lenovo) has launched a Facebook …

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Directory of Social Commerce Software

With the number of social commerce software vendors multiplying, here’s an evolving directory of social commerce software and vendors. Know any more ? Comment below …

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Directory of Private Shopping/Sample Sale Clubs

On the back of Vente-Privée’s commercial success, a number of invitation-only Private Shopping Clubs have been popping up around the globe selling designer and luxury goods (typically …

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Top Social Shopping Sites by Traffic

A year old, but still useful: A table from socialmediatrader.com, on top social shopping (qua product reviews) sites.  The article notes that whilst small, social …

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Plurchase / Augmented Reality for Online Shoppers

Shopping can be a very social activity; in fact it’s the favorite social activity for teens.  So why does social shopping (co-browsing, wishlists, group-buying…) online have …

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letsbuyit.com goes social commerce

The ants are back! In 2001 letsbuyit.com, a sucessful shopping platform, had to declare bankruptcy spectacularly. Now it is back with a new business concept: …

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Private Shopping Clubs / Jewels in the Social Commerce Crown?

So I’ve been reviewing the social commerce landscape for the last month - customer reviews, deal feeds, shopping widgets, social shopping…  But there is one …

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Woot Should Become a Review Store

I’m enjoying Woot, the popular Group Buy social commerce store - with a bit of attitude.  Woot sells one just product a day at a …

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What is Social Shopping? Nice Video from Fluid Social

Nice video introduction to social shopping from Fluid, promoting their slick “Fluid Social” social shopping (aka co-browsing) tool that works with Facebook Connect and does …

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