Analysis of Black Friday & Cyber Monday

It’s amazing isn’t it? Thanksgiving dinner comes and goes like a flash of lightning on a hot summer evening. You spend weeks planning the event and hours cooking, but it’s all gone in the blink of an eye. Then you’re eating leftovers for the next four days. The same could be said for the mega … Continue reading

Save Your Business, Save Your Sanity on Black Friday

Hey, it’s not just the big retail stores that get to have all the fun on Black Friday! Even though ecommerce and other online businesses have Cyber Monday, there’s something still magical about Black Friday. We’ve even started our own Black Friday deal: when you sign up for a Kabbage Advance through November 28th, the … Continue reading

10 Holiday ECommerce Blog Posts Worth Reading This Week

There’s a lot of great information out there on how to maximize your sales this holiday season, but it might be a little daunting weeding through all the posts in your Google Reader or FeedDemon feed. Since you’re so busy posting sales and figuring your holiday budget, we’ve listed ten recent blogs you should read … Continue reading

Kabbage’s Cyber Monday Wrap-Up

With quite a few savvy shoppers going online instead of braving angry crowds on Black Friday, it looked like Cyber Monday was going to be a huge success. And the numbers seem to back it up: while final numbers are still tallying, it looks to be one of the biggest of all time, indicating that … Continue reading

There’s Plenty of Selling to be Done BEFORE Cyber Monday

Coined in 2005 by Shop.org, the term “Cyber Monday” is a marketing term for the Monday following Black Friday, i.e. for ecommerce sellers, the post Thanksgiving shopping extravaganza that is still the biggest commerce day of the year. On Cyber Monday, businesses everywhere are competing as hard as they can for shoppers, who are themselves … Continue reading