Social Commerce solution provider DecisionStep has published a new white paper: The Case for Real-Time Social Shopping, that reports survey results supporting the case for deploying real-time social shopping solutions.

Top Takeouts

  • Consumers trust friends, family members and peers more than advertising, expert reviews and bloggers;
  • Consumers rely on advice from family and friends more as the price or importance of a purchase decision goes up;
  • Most online shoppers are interested in seeking real-time advice from friends, family, customer support and even other shoppers on a website.

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