We’re quietly judging you

Posted by FastSpring staff on Jun 19, 2015 11:58:51 AM

Research shows that we judge websites just as we judge people: harshly and quickly.

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Topics: Marketing Tactics, E-Commerce Insights

Connectify and FastSpring: A Case Study

Posted by FastSpring staff on Jun 16, 2015 10:32:39 AM

We know the voice of the customer speaks louder than our own, and the best way to share our story is to let our users tell it.

Connectify, a virtual router that helps users get connected on all of their devices, offered to share their experience of working with us.

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Topics: FastSpring Info, E-Commerce Insights

FastSpring is Sponsoring AltConf 2015!

Posted by FastSpring staff on Jun 5, 2015 2:49:11 PM

FastSpring is the Gold Sponsor of this year's AltConf 2015 event, which takes place in San Francisco, CA from June 8-12, 2015. 

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Topics: News, Tradeshows

Aspects of Human Psychology You Can Exploit in Your Marketing Campaign

Posted by FastSpring staff on May 15, 2015 9:21:05 AM

Understanding how to market to people will come through understanding human psychology. We are creatures that act very predictably when it comes to our impulses and decision-making processes. Every day, marketing campaigns are slamming us with information trying to appeal to our emotions. They will hit on topics that make you think about your self-confidence and emotional security. Social media has begun to play a significant part in this as well. How many likes on Facebook, or how many Tweets a product has will determine its popularity and social appeal. Here are several human behaviors that can be used to exploit the human psyche in order to win trust and likeability for your product or service.

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Topics: Increasing Revenue, Marketing Tactics

Release Notes: May 2015

Posted by FastSpring staff on May 7, 2015 8:00:00 AM

Earlier this week, FastSpring released some new updates and improvements which include currency conversion improvements, new refund reasons, bug fixes, and more.

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Topics: FastSpring Release Notes

5 Tips on Selling Apps Online

Posted by FastSpring staff on May 1, 2015 1:42:01 PM

Having an app to sell online and actually selling an app online are two very different things. Once you get past the creation of the app, selling it can be just as complex! 

Some important aspects to help sell your app online include promotion, making it stand out, and ensuring that it's easy to understand and purchase.

Here are some tips we've gathered on how to succesfully sell apps online:

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Topics: Increasing Revenue

Ways to Promote a Site Without a Budget

Posted by FastSpring staff on Apr 17, 2015 1:28:00 PM

Nowadays, every brick-and-mortar business is dead without an Internet presence. Having a website is crucial for your business, regardless of the industry. Whether you have a bakery, a roofing company, or a landscaping business, a website is a great way to communicate with your clients, showcase your work and even create an online store, where you can directly sell your products and services. 

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Topics: Marketing Tactics, E-Commerce Insights

The Psychology of the eCommerce Checkout

Posted by JOSÉ CARLOS CORTIZO on Mar 26, 2015 11:01:00 AM

We really liked this blog post from Brainsins and are reposting it to our blog with their approval:

Understanding human psychology is one of the best things you can do to boost your online sales, as we can use everything we know about psychology to engage customers, to make them buy faster or even to buy when they are not so sure to buy anything.

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Topics: Increasing Revenue, E-Commerce Insights, Guest Blog

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