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Scalability: What It Is and Why You Need It This Holiday Season

“Scalability” is an important term for website owners to know, particularly around the holidays. The term means “the ability of a computer application or product (hardware or software) to continue to function well when it (or its context) is changed in size or volume in order to meet a user need.” In regards to hosting,

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10 Ways to Simplify Holiday Season Shopping While Supporting Local Business

There are many great reasons to shop locally this holiday season: doing so will stimulate the local economy, create jobs for your neighbors, and keep small businesses prospering. But for so many of us, the habit of shopping at big corporations is hard to break, especially if they are more convenient. Commit now to buying

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What You Need to Do to Fight Shopping Cart Abandonment Now

“Shopping cart abandonment” – or when customers place a virtual item into their online shopping cart, then leave without purchasing it – has become a growing problem for ecommerce websites for the past few years. This has always been an issue for e-retailers; however, it has become more severe in the passing years: in 2009,

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