eCommerce, consists of the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. This is a generic tag for all ecommerce systems. Frameworks that facilitate development of such systems like magento, nopcommerce have their own tags as ...

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How to resolve reachability issue in an e-commerce website? [closed]

I am having reachability issues in an e-commerce website. Please help me with that.Is robots.txt can be the reason for reachability? According to Alexa, my webpages are having 6+ clicks to reach the ...
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Why should I track 'list' parameter on product detail page with Google Analytics enhanced eCommerce?

Regarding to this document I can send the Product Action List with detail or click. The list or collection from which a product action occurred. This is an additional parameter that can be sent ...
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Google Analytics not tracking conversion sources properly

We've been using Google Analytics' Model Comparison tool to track conversion sources but are missing data from our paid Facebook campaigns. It's tracking Paid Search Campaigns just fine (and not just ...
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is it worthwhile to choose a less attractive domain name to get the .com extension? [closed]

I have to purchase a second level domain and choosing the name for my website, which is basically a comic strips blog. That's to say it doesn't have commercial purposes mainly, but I don't exclude the ...
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Hosting a blog on website VS using a blogging service (in terms of SEO)

I am programming an ecommerce website and I know I am going to add a blog to the mix. I am unsure, however, if it is better for me build the blog portion into the website or could I just use a service ...
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E-Commerce category filters, rel=canonical and SEO

Concise Question How should I, from an SEO standpoint, handle categories on an e-commerce site that may, at any given point, become very thin, containing very few products, then later grow to be a ...
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Moving eCommerce site to new domain. Should I redirect all product pages to new location?

I'm moving an ecommerce store from a subdomain using CubeCart to the root directory using WooCommerce. All product urls will also change. This site has over 1000 products, all of which are indexed. ...
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How to track a product filter in the product list view with Google Analytics?

We want implement a new filter in our shop for product lists. Our customers can filter for price, size and color. As soon as the customer sets a filter, the product list will get filtered. We would ...
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Handling Duplicate Content & Pagination with Category Description

I have an ecommerce site with paginated product categories. I would like to add a description for each category to improve the "thin content" problem ecommerce pages generally have. I would like ...
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Amazon Sellers Central: 'Brand Registry' is this a one time process or per product listing?

On Amazon FBA is the Brand Registery process one time only and then you can list additional items with that brand, without repeating the process (sending photos etc)? Or do you go thru the process for ...
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Would running copy of an eCommerce site under a different ccTLD fall under that country's law?

My relative has a Dutch webshop. Many of his customers are Belgian. To increase trust of potential clients, he wants to run a copy on a .be domain. The domain will be under Belgium jurisdiction. But ...
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Analytics vs AdWords E-Commerce Data - doesn't add up - Attribution?

Adwords imports E-Commerce tracking from Analytics. Under AdWords > All Campaigns > Conversion Value for a given period it says €7.004,70 For the same period in Analytics it says €7,912.97 under ...
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When do I fire Google Analytics checkout step actions?

I am not sure what numbers are above the bars: I setup check out steps in ecommerce setup like this: When someone finishes a step, I fire following code: ga('ec:setAction', 'checkout', {'step': ...
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How to get more traffic towards an e commerce website? [duplicate]

My website Alexa rank is quite good it is around 8243 but i am not getting much traffic towards my site.Could someone help me out?I want to increase organic traffic.
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How to hide affiliate transaction price in Google Analytics Ecommerce tracking JS source code?

I have an affiliate business that serves deals to users. After a deal is clicked, user is redirected to the vendor website where he can complete the transaction. As I also have some revenue from the ...
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What are the pros/cons of ecommerce store as subdomain vs integrated into main domain?

I have a website www.example.com which is currently not an ecommerce site. Now I want to sell some stuff. What are the pros/cons of setting up the store on a separate subdomain integrated with the ...
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What is behind Google Analytics shopping process stages?

We have several stages in our shopping process where I do not know what is the exactly meaning of these stages: TRANSACTION NO_PRODUCT_VIEW CHECKOUT_WITH_CART_ADDITION CHECKOUT ALL_VISITS ...
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What's the difference between Brand and Organization in Schema.org?

What is the difference between a Brand and an Organization? If you have a clothing website, and you sell clothes and shoes from popular names like Adidas, Reebok, Puma, etc. When displaying these ...
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Tracking an e-commerce conversion with Google Analytics - Analytics.js

I'm running a Rails (Ruby on Rails) app and want to start collecting e-commerce conversion data. I have Google Analytics installed on a local server (development environment), and I am able to see the ...
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Adding keywords to google shopping feed with the product_type attribute

Most of our products are of Irish origin, which is important for our customers who often use the keywords Irish or Ireland in their searches. Many of our products do not have Ireland or Irish in ...
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Google Rich Snippet for GTIN & SKU numbers

I see with Google that you can add rich snippits for SKUs, GTINs (barcode numbers): https://developers.google.com/structured-data/rich-snippets/products Here's an example of what I'm thinking of ...
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Why are there missing sessions in GA shopping behavior analysis?

When I check the shopping behaviour analysis in Google Analytics, I do not understand why there is a decent number of sessions missing. According to Google's support page: The Shopping ...
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How does Google verify product feeds?

When I submit a product feed to Google and a SKU is marked in stock, how does Google verify that? Is it a human looking over a given PDP and checks if that SKU is in fact in stock or is it an ...
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Can mouse location be used to know if the user is going to leave a web page?

I was checkout out an ecommerce site. I scrolled down on a product page then moved my mouse towards the top of the screen as if I am leaving the web site then suddenly I got a popup promotion "Wait ...
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e-commerce sites that using SPA approach and have a SEO [closed]

I'm building an Enterprise size e-commerce site, using nodejs+angularjs, now I have a huge issue with seo, what huge sites that using SPA approach you are familiar with? What are the best practice ...
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Is there a Schema.org markup for an Offer which has an order-level charge?

I sell many custom products. The nature of the custom product industry is that there is a fee tacked onto the order itself, not the products. So a person ordering custom red cups and custom blue cups ...
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Tracking sales in by landing or entry page in Google Analytics

I'm managing an e-commerce website and need to find a way to track sales that come through franchisees without creating a duplicate site for each franchisee. One way I thought I might be able to do ...
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Cannot upload a new theme to CS-Cart either via web upload or SCP

A weird title for a weird problem... I have an updated Arch Linux server running php 7.0.2 and mariaDB. The webserver is the beloved nginx 1.8.0-2. I've installed CS-Cart 4.3.5 Ultimate (without a ...
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Can an ecommerce website be banned for using the manufacturer's description of a product?

I ran across an article which says this about using manufacturer descriptions for products: If you want to be filtered by the search engines, just add a description from the manufacturer. This action ...
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Product Bundles - Choosing 301 or 302 When Redirecting All Child Items to 1 Parent

Let's say there is a product "Stainless BBQ Grill" which has various extra options available by "adding on" additional products. Lets call it a bundle/group/kit...components like side burner, digital ...
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Is SKU price in Google Analytics E-Commerce with or without VAT?

In ECommerce docu it says just price. And I want to know if it should be the full price with VAT inclusive or the netto price. Or does it not matter and it just depends on how our BI wants the data?
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A/B testing using GA's Content Experiments

So, our MD says one day that he doesn't feel the existing design of our Ecommerce product listing results pages are great (this was shortly after having reviewed competitor's sites I might just add). ...
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Can being a Google 'Trusted Store' increase organic search engine rank? Or, not being one decrease rank?

For an e-commerce website, I'm wondering if being a Google Trusted Store or not affects search engine ranking. From this article
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Schema.org Product: Same product, different sizes and prices?

I would like to add Schema.org Product information on my website (using Mirodata), but I would like to offer different sizes of the same product and provide different prices for each of them. I have ...
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A lot of no-index on products page is bad?

I just started an e-Commerce site and as I am aware of thin page/duplicate page are bad for site. I no-indexing all my product pages which contains only size and colours data for the product ( no ...
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SEO multiple ecommerce website running off the same codebase

I was wondering the about the effect a duplicate/similar codebase of products would have on a sites SEO across 190 domains. We have a dealer group with 190 for a certain class of products e.g. ...
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Google Analytics: Avoiding Dupe E-Commerce Transactions in Multiple Visits to Thank-You

I'm trying to set up e-commerce tracking by adding addTransaction and addItem snippets to the thank-you page. The app design allows registered users to access the thank you page after their purchase ...
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Is it smart or shady to move a few abandoned but relevant social blogs to our e-commerce domain? [closed]

Eight years ago, our e-commerce company "sponsored" a few different blogs. By sponsored, I mean that we created these blogs, but kept them on separate domains and made them look like separate entities....
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Checking Google Analytics ECommerce - Abandoned Cart

I'm testing a Drupal site where Google Analytics ECommerce should register if someone abandons their cart. However I've been unable to test if it's working, as I can't figure out where that would ...
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eCommerce Conversions Over Attributed to Direct Traffic

In Google Analytics, I have about 32% of all transactions attributed to Direct traffic. However, direct traffic only drives about 15% of visits. Even more puzzling, the ecommerce platform's own ...
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Handling paypal disputes on ecoommerce website

I am planning a specialized ecommerce website where users can buy and sell digital content. The site will take a 5% fee per purchase, and then allow the seller to request a withdrawal once a seller ...
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Youtube video as page background

I'm creating a page for the customer, and I wanted to use youtube video as a page background. I don't know if it's legit (or prohibited) to use youtube like CDN server (cuz it uses their bandwidth ...
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Product vs brand ratings and reviews

I have a website selling branded items. I want to implement ratings and reviews on a product level. Will it help for better conversion if the consumer sees that a brand (that I sell on my website) ...
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Any SEO advantage of Schema.org address entity for brand pages?

For a fairly typical e-commerce site, we've had an SEO consultant tell us that our brand pages (brand-specific product list/browse pages) would rank higher on Google and receive more traffic if we ...
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Google Analytics ecommerce tracking referral issue with paypal payment gateway

I having a problem on ecommerce tracking. The current shopping flow: User clicked the ads from social media -facebook and directed to our site. User make order on our site. User make payment:- a. ...
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What are the possible causes of discrepancies in Google Analytics ecommerce tracking?

We have setup Google Analytics Ecommerce Tracking through Google Tag Manager. Code: $tracking_script = " dataLayer.push({ 'transactionId': '$ref', 'transactionAffiliation': '$cartec_name', ...
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International SEO Currency & Google Snippets

I have an Australian Ecommerce site. I also sell to NZ and USA . As part of the user experience it will detect where you are and change the currency accordingly. so when google crawls - the currency ...
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Can I have a Google Analytics ecommerce transaction without items?

I've searched around to clarify this, I'm pretty sure I can, but just want to make sure. I want to use Google Analytics Ecommerce tracking to track hotel reservations. All I'm interested in is the ...
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How to track sales from multiple subdirectories, in Google Analytics, when they all share same checkout?

Is there an accurate way to track sales in Google Analytics when 3 different subdirectories share the same checkout URL? We have a weird .Net setup where 3 different subdirectories of a subdomain are ...
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Is an SSL certificate required by law on an e-commerce site?

I've inherited a site which sells digital products (videos) using paypal. The cart and checkout pages are not currently served over SSL. The business is UK based but the servers are in the US. Aside ...