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The answer is 25th December if you are online – 24th if you are a physical shop. That’s not a typo, if you are a bookseller or publisher then the online appetite from consumers won’t stop when the tills in the shops close on Christmas Eve. Shopping on Christmas Day is a relatively new phenomenon. In 2008 as in years before, shopping online started to slow down around the 16th December and stopped almost altogether on the 19th. In 2009 we passed a significant point in our shopping cultural evolution. Some time during 2009 shopping online became a daily activity...

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drapers magazine, ecommerce, fashion reatiling, how do I set up an online store, Independent Retail, online shop, trading online -

There is now no barrier for small independent fashion retailers to have an eCommerce store. Take a moment to visit small independent Selendari's Secrects new website, have a look at the stunning multiple images on their dresses and have a guess at what the site costs them a month to maintain. Under £50. That's not a typo, the site has been created using the open design toolkit available free to web designers on the Venda eCommerce platform and the ongoing license for the site is £49.99 including VAT. As the toolkit is freely available to designers who join the Venda...

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Five years ago we had a clunky and difficult to use website that cost us a small fortune to maintain - now we can update our online store in minutes ourselves and receive orders from all over the world including the USA, Japan and Australia - and it costs us under £50 a month to maintain. eCommerce for the masses is here, we just need to let the masses know.

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