After twelve years and serving over 15 million websites,
AddThis has become the most recognizable brand for share buttons across the
web. As we look ahead, our team will be putting more focus on helping online retailers get the most value
out of their websites.
Our current website tools can help online retailers reduce cart abandonment, increase
sales, capture leads and more. We look forward to working with
publishers and getting feedback to enhance these features.
Here are a few ways these tools can help you achieve your ecommerce goals:
When it comes to holiday marketing campaigns, ecommerce brands have a tremendous opportunity to leverage social media to bring in new customers and increase engagement with existing ones. Why? Because that’s where customers are! Consider these statistics.
Starting on September 12th—that’s this Friday—Apple fans will preorder their new gadget, getting it in their hands as early as next week. Revelations from today’s highly anticipated Apple event has fans drooling for the next iPhone and Apple Watch. But you, oh website owner and blogger, have the chance to make a change in your content and business strategy to adapt to this newly forming trend. Here are three things from today’s Apple announcement you should start thinking about. Continue reading →
So you have an ecommerce site and you want to take advantage of our latest release and exciting redesign of the AddThis sharing experience? You’re in luck! Our Shopify and Magento plugins have been updated and are ready for download.
All you need to do is head on over either the Shopify or Magento AddThis plugin page to update or download the latest version for your site.
In case you missed the updates, here is a preview of the streamlined menu, also displaying our new end user authentication for easy, one-click sharing. Our tests of the new menu in action have shown an 11% increase in sharing!
We’ve also refreshed our email sharing form, optimizing one of the most important avenues for sharing on an ecommerce site. Check it out:
If you aren’t already leveraging the AddThis platform and insights on your ecommerce site, here are some stats to give you a little nudge:
Sharing on Shopify via Twitter is 23% higher than average across our platform
Shopify users love their Macs, as sharing via a mac is 4x higher on Shopify than average across our platform
Magento users are 46% more likely to share via their iPads
Magento users are 57% more likely to share to Facebook than average across our platform
If you have any questions or feedback about our ecommerce plugins, please let us know.