Insights

The LYONSCG blog is where eCommerce professionals find insights and advice presented by our team, our partners, and other industry experts. Our goal is to help you realize your eCommerce potential.

NRF 2017

January 24, 2017

NRF’s Big Show 2017 Technology Wrap-Up

As the retail industry’s premier event, NRF’s Big Show always leaves visitors with plenty to ponder. The 2017 iteration was no different, as retail, technology, and thought leadership combined to shape the industry and illuminate new...

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January 18, 2017

Turning Inspiration Into Conversion

Shoppers are creative people. When they come to your site, most shoppers aren’t just searching for a product, but they are looking for inspiration. Walk into any large hardware store, and the first question an...

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January 10, 2017

Holiday Season 2016: What We Learned

The turn of a new year is a peculiar time. Here at LYONSCG, we remember the whirlwind that was 2016, while simultaneously peering into the future, trying to catch a glimpse of what 2017 might...

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Agile

January 6, 2017

Agile Methodology: Putting Change to Work

If you’re curious about the different approaches to product management, then Agile Methodology should be of great interest to you. What is Agile Methodology? It is a team-based approach to product management involving incremental cadence...

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January 5, 2017

LYONSCG Heads to NYC for NRF

After enjoying carols, cookies, and (maybe a little too much) champagne, we’re more than ready to get back into the swing of things post-holiday season here at LYONSCG. And with the arrival of the New...

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December 28, 2016

Easy Template for eCommerce Competitor Analysis

If you’re redesigning or launching an online store, you know how important eCommerce competitor analysis can be. But if you’re not the most data-savvy person, it can be a struggle to organize and display your...

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Z-Index

December 20, 2016

Web Element Stacking Made Easy: The Z-Index Property

If you’re familiar with CSS , then you may be familiar with the z-index property. You might know that z-indices ensure your formatting layers appear in the correct order, but how exactly do they work?...

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Data Driven

December 15, 2016

Avoiding Data-Driven Disasters

Data. Is. Beautiful. I spend the bulk of my day in one data platform or another. For those of us who use data, uncovering a subtle trend with a substantial strategic impact on your business...

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Stacks of gift boxes. Flat design

November 29, 2016

It’s Tuesday morning. Now what for eCommerce leaders?

  It’s Tuesday morning, and across the country eCommerce managers are taking stock of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday performance. While the temptation might be to sit down and take a nap (if not...

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November 23, 2016

Gratitude in the Workplace: How to be Thankful and Why I Am

In a business writing class years ago, I finished an assignment and closed the accompanying note with a rather benign “Thanks!” and my signature. The closing statement started a baffling extended conversation with my classmates about...

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