AllFacebook InsideFacebook InsideMobileApps InsideSocialGames SocialTimes LostRemote TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

Social, Mobile, Search – Amazing E-Commerce Stats, Facts & Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]

Social, Mobile, Search - Amazing E-Commerce Stats, Facts & Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that online retail sales are growing by 17 percent per year and are expected to hit $370 billion by 2017?

Social media is playing its part, too – Facebook drives about 60 percent of all social referral traffic to retail websites, and half of all social media-driven purchasing happens within one week of sharing, tweeting, liking or favouring a product.

Mobile is on track to account for 26 percent of U.S. retail e-commerce sales by 2017, and 44 percent of all online shoppers begin the buying process by using a search engine. This infographic from AmeriCommerce takes a closer look at data-driven e-commerce.

Social, Mobile, Search - Amazing E-Commerce Stats, Facts & Figures [INFOGRAPHIC]

(Source: AmeriCommerce.)

Mediabistro Course

Blogging

BloggingWork with a content strategist to discuss your brand, creative content, or business through blogging! Starting January 15, McLean Robins will teach you how to design, promote, and maintain a blog, develop an audience, integrate social media platforms, and build connections with your community with link sharing. Register now!