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Your Epic Guide to Everything Website Security for Your Ecommerce Site

Your Epic Guide to Website Security

13 of Our Most Epic Posts on Website Security, Data Breaches, Cyber Attacks and How Not to Be a Hacking Victim (Scroll down for all stories below, or just click on the links.) How...

14 Unexpected Things You Didn't Know Could Be Hacked

14 Unexpected Things You Didn’t Know Could Be Hacked

It’s common knowledge that your computer can be hacked, but are you aware of the bevy of devices, items and industries that are also at risk of attack? In this new world of the Internet...

3 Must-Watch Ted Talks on Cyber Security (Video)

3 Must-Watch Ted Talks on Cyber Security (Video)

If your ecommerce site doesn’t have internet security measures in place, it’s the same as leaving the front door open to a brick-and-mortar store. The thieves will just waltz right in, taking whatever they...

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Can You Trust a Trust Seal? 3 Ways to Know You’re Getting Your Money’s Worth

If you’re a business owner trying to find ways to increase conversions or security or both on your site, you may have found there’s a lot of buzz about how trust seals can help...

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How Offering Identity Theft Protection Wins Customers

A staggering 17.6 million consumers were victims of identity theft in 2014, according to estimates from the Justice Department. Identity theft is on the rise, with more and more consumers falling victim to ID...

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11 Free Stock Photo Sources for Your Ecommerce Blog and Social Media Site

Got blog, need photo. Finding great, pretty, interesting photos that are also free can be a hassle when you need photos or images for your ecommerce blog. We’ve compiled 11 of our favorites to...

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Acer Data Breach Affects 34,500 Online Shoppers

Computer maker Acer recently reported that the sensitive data of more than 34,000 of its online customers had been compromised in a data breach, according to media reports. The data breach lasted almost a...

How Live Chat Can Make Your Life Easier

How Live Chat Can Make Your Life Easier

Website visitors are more likely to become buying customers if you have live chat, according to a recent survey that found that 31% of online shoppers said they would be more likely to buy after having a...

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5 Interesting Ways to Increase Twitter Followers

Special thanks to Joshua Uebergang for writing this article. You don’t need to roar like Katy Perry to reach 89 million Twitter followers. Justin Bieber’s annoying yet lovable aura is his secret to reaching...

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The European Union’s Approach to Privacy Policies

Europe has a very well developed privacy law sector. The relevant legal framework in the European Union is the Data Protection Directive (95/46/EC) and the ePrivacy directive (2002/58/EC, as revised by 2009/136/EC). Those regulations...

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Company Culture Influences Data Breaches: Report

Company culture plays a key role in how susceptible a business is to data breaches, according to a new report from research firm Willis Towers Watson. Firms that don’t make employee cyber security training,...

6 Key Questions To Ask Yourself About Your Ecommerce Store

American Website Owners: You Need a Privacy Policy!

Not only do privacy policies create a stronger relationship between website owners and their visitors, but in most cases, they are now legally required. These informative written documents increase transparency from the site to...

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App Developers Must Display Privacy Policies on Their Websites

Face it, being an app developer is mostly a thankless job. You spend years creating a valuable app and end up either selling it for cheap or giving it away. People publicly tell you what...

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Why Trust Seals Are A Win/Win for You and Your Customers

Trust Seals are a way for business owners to verify their businesses to the world, put shopper anxiety to rest, and have a fighting chance in a platform where news about security breaches, hackers and...