Software News tagged "Seminars"

Multichannel ecommerce software provider Linnworks is running its "Linn Academy" workshop on 12th November in Manchester and 13th November in Reading.

Attendees will be shown the latest version of Linnworks called, and meet the team including founder Fedor Dzjuba.

The workshop agenda includes:

  • What's hot in ecommerce.
  • The Linnworks CBT Wizard.
  • Guest speakers from Royal Mail and eBay.
  • Demonstration of, the web version of Linnworks.
  • Shipping allocation and variations.
  • Linnworks feature announcements.

Register here.

Source: Linnworks

Marketplace management software provider Linnworks is running a webinar with eBay on 18 September on the topic of increasing European eBay sales.

The free webinar will talk about the benefits of cross border trade, how to get listings translated, and the eBay International Acceleration Programme. A guest speaker will share their experiences of international selling, and the business expansion that resulted. Register here.

Source: Linnworks

Multichannel ecommerce software provider eSellerPro is hosting three customer roadshow events in the UK this September.

The one-day seminars, taking place in Cheltenham, London and Manchester, will include talks from eSellerPro team members and cover topics including training, webshops, marketing, the eBay search engine and promotions manager, tips for increasing sales, Amazon listing and more.

The roadshows are intended for existing customers and will take place on:

  • 16th September in Cheltenham at the eSellerPro offices
  • 18th September in London at the Cabinet War Rooms
  • 23rd September in Manchester at The Studios

Source: eSellerPro

A new online course by Bootstrapping Ecommerce's Shabbir Nooruddin has been launched, with a 20% discount available for Web Retailer members.

The course has 5 sections, covering:

  1. Competing against Amazon
  2. What a niche is and how to find one
  3. Validating your niche ideas
  4. Researching competitors
  5. Finding suppliers

The course price is $47 but Web Retailer members can get a 20% discount with code "WEBRETAILER". Shabbir is available for questions, comments and concerns during the course, which comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. More details and course preview.

Source: Udemy

The next Online Seller Wales event will be taking place at Brightpearl’s offices in Bristol on Saturday 28 June.

The event starts with a case study from Blue Web Retail, one of Brightpearl's customers, followed by a talk from World First on currency exchange, and practical sessions on what to do when eBay sales go flat, and how to win Amazon's Buy Box.

Registration is through Eventbrite.

Source: Online Seller Wales

Ecommerce software company eSellerPro is to launch a series of training sessions called Marketplace University.

The classroom-based education programme, in partnership with ecommerce consultancy Genie & The Geek, will deliver practical advice and best practices to help marketplace sellers grow and achieve their business goals.

Three modules will be offered:

  • Launch: for businesses starting to sell on marketplaces.
  • Accelerate: for businesses already selling on marketplaces and looking to grow and diversify.
  • Extend: for established brands, manufacturers and large retailers looking to expand onto marketplaces.

The sessions will provide training, hands-on advice, and networking opportunities. Topics will include brand management, cross border trade and tools for online selling.

Tayyab Akhlaq, Managing Director at Genie and the Geek said "In order to really prepare retailers for developing their marketplace business, we needed to offer true value. We could only do this by combining our knowledge of using eBay, and eSellerPro’s extensive experience of managing online marketplace solutions for businesses. The courses are all-encompassing and will provide training and support which is both practical and usable."

For more information and to pre-register visit Marketplace University.

Page Mage is hosting a webinar on August 28th on the topic of niche selling.

Author, speaker and ecommerce coach Danni Ackerman will present the webinar and discuss how to grow by developing a new niche or expanding an existing one.

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, August 28th, from 10am - 11am PT / 1pm - 2pm ET. More information and registration.

Marketplace management software provider eSellerPro is running a webinar on July 16th on the VAT implications of selling to countries within the EU.

The webinar, being held in partnership with tax experts Meridian, will help online sellers understand what triggers a VAT liability abroad, distance selling thresholds, and the risks of not being VAT compliant.

The event takes place on Tuesday July 16th, at 11.00 am UK time. More information and registration.

Page Mage are hosting an online seminar on June 5 on the topic of eBay's search technology,

Hugh Williams, eBay VP of Search, will give an overview of improvements over the past few years and his views on search today. He'll introduce eBay's new search engine, Cassini, and explain what sellers can expect from it in 2013 and beyond.

The webinar takes place on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 10:00am PDT / 1:00 pm EDT. More information and registration.

eBay consultant, author and speaker Janelle Elms is presenting a free online talk on multi-channel online retail.

The webinar will include advice on how to market to search engines, appeal to buyers, choose selling platforms and make profitable business decisions. It takes place on Wednesday, May 22nd at 10am PT / 1pm ET. More information and registration.

eSellerPro is hosting a webinar with financing company EZBOB tomorrow.

The topic is raising finance to expand internationally, purchase inventory, or upgrade stores. The event takes place on Thursday 24th April at 11am UK time. More information and registration.

ChannelAdvisor CEO Scot Wingo will host a webinar on Friday, March 22 at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss the impact of eBay’s Spring Release for online retailers.

"This Spring Release demonstrates that eBay is focused on simplifying the marketplace in order to improve the seller experience," said ChannelAdvisor CEO Scot Wingo. "The updates that were announced impact all sellers, so it's important for everyone to understand the various components of these changes."

More information and registration.

The next webinar in a series from ecommerce applications company Mercent will be on the topic of selling on the Sears marketplace.

Selling on Sears – Your Access to more than 15 Million Loyal Shoppers will take place on Tues 26 February at 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET and offers "direct insight and best practices that can help merchants drive consumer acquisition, product sales and retail revenue from the Sears marketplace".

More information and registration.

Ecommerce software company Mercent is running a free webinar on Tuesday, February 12th on the topic "Are Comparison Shopping Engines Dead? The Rise of 'Shopping Ad Networks' in the Age of Google Shopping".

The session will be led by a panel of ecommerce experts, discussing the impact Google Shopping and Product Listing Ads have had on ecommerce and comparison shopping engines. They will share insights on cross-channel strategy, ad optimization, and converting visitors to buyers.

More information and registration.

Ecommerce software supplier eSellerPro is hosting a series of webinars at the end of this year.

An Introduction to will be held on November 28 at 11am GMT. Register here.

Delivery Makes a Difference will be held on November 29 at 11 am GMT. Register here.

'Hitting the Mark' email best practice will be held on December 4 at 11 am GMT. Register here.

Via Tamebay.

A webinar on automation rules for the ShipStation order management system will be held on 29 November 2012.

The company is asking for scenarios where automation would be valuable, to provide demonstration case studies in the webinar.

More information and registration.

A free online webinar is being held tomorrow, November 15th, on promoting eBay sales using social site Pinterest.

The webinar is co-hosted by eBay Radio, Outright, Page Mage,, and Terapeak.

More information and registration.

Page Mage, eBay Radio, Outright, and Terapeak are hosting a live webinar featuring a panel discussion with a group of eBay buyers. The aim is to provide insights into what buyers think, and how sellers can be more successful.

The panel will be moderated by Jim "Griff" Griffith, eBay's Dean of Education, and take in the buyer shopping experience, feedback, communication, terms of service, deal breakers and more.

The webinar takes place on Weds October 17th at 10:30am PT / 1:30pm ET. More information and registration.

Ecommerce software provider ChannelAdvisor is hosting an online seminar on the "Benefits of Outsourcing E-Commerce Management".

Chris Johnson, vice president of Pegasus Lighting, will share his experience increasing online sales by 27 percent year-over-year with the help of e-commerce experts. "We had reached our limit managing our PPC campaigns in-house, and ChannelAdvisor's Managed Services team jumped in and turned around our search campaigns almost instantly," said Johnson. "I would highly recommend that retailers research outsourcing their management efforts because doing so can generate results unreachable without expert resources."

The session will take place on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. EDT. More information and registration.

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UK ecommerce outsourcer Pentagon Interactive has recently expanded, and recruited their 100th member of staff - reports Tamebay.

Bothy Amazon UK and Terapeak are planning online seminars this month.

Amazon UK is running sessions on the Europe Marketplaces Account (18 July, 4pm UK time) and Business Reports in Seller Central (24 July, 5pm UK time).

eBay Market Research company Terapeak is running a session called Five Fast Fixes to Increase Your Profits, focusing on eBay listing and pricing strategies (25 July, 11am PT / 2pm ET).

Amazon webinar information is via Tamebay.

Ecommerce software provider ChannelAdvisor has announced a new series of educational webinars.

The company is running talks on the recently integrated Sears and Newegg marketplaces. More information and registration.

UK marketplace management software provider SellerExpress are hosting a free online seminar about managing eBay sales.

The webinar show how to:

  • List Amazon, PlayTrade or Magento inventory on eBay.
  • Achieve better results in eBay Best Match search results.
  • Manage orders from all marketplaces at once.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday 11th July 2012 at 3pm UK time. Register here.

eBay listing software provider Page Mage is hosting a webcast on the topic of establishing a brand identity for your eBay business.

The webinar will cover:

  • What is a brand?
  • Why is it important?
  • Evaluating your brand
  • Developing your brand

The webcast will be presented by Chris Taylor of Page Mage, and eBay Education Specialist Kat Simpson, and takes place on Thursday, June 28 at 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET. Register here to attend.

Tamebay is running an educational webcast on Thursday 21st June at 12 noon (UK time) on the topic "Learn how to get started selling on Amazon".

The seminar will be hosted by Amazon and cover the following:

  • Why to sell on Amazon
  • How to set up an account
  • How to create inventory
  • How to manage orders and performance

This session is aimed at merchants not yet selling on Amazon. Register here.

ChannelAdvisor and Google are running a joint webinar tomorrow on the change of Google Product Search from a free to paid service.

The webinar takes place on Monday, June 4th, 2012 at 4:00 pm ET and Google will discuss the change and answer retailers' questions. Register here.

A free online seminar will be held on Wednesday 22 February on the topic of eBay's Best Match search algorithm.

The webinar will be presented by by Julie Netzloff, Senior Product Manager in eBay's Search Sciences Team. Ms Netzloff will explain what Best Match is, and what sellers can do to help improve their search results.

The webinar is sponsored by Page Mage, eBay Radio, Outright, and Terapeak. Register here.

Outright, along with Terapeak, eBay Radio,, and Page Mage will be hosting a free webinar for eBay sellers to discuss new US tax laws.

This webinar will help sellers learn about new tax laws and get their taxes prepared with as little hassle as possible. The webinar is presented by Laura Messerschmitt and Ryan Thompson, Outright executives with decades of experience in the financial industry. They are joined by Diane Kennedy, CPA and top tax strategist for over 30 years. Diane is the founder of USTaxAid Services, a leading full-service tax consulting firm as well as USTaxAid, an online tax education site.

The webinar will cover common tax deductions, the new tax laws, 1099-K forms, and tips to get your taxes prepared with as little hassle as possible. The webinar will help eBay sellers of all sizes who want the basics without all the jargon.

The webinar takes place on Wednesday, January 18 at 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET. Register here.

Page Mage, eBay Radio, Outright, and Terapeak will be hosting a free webinar for eBay sellers to discuss shipping tips and best practices for the holiday season.

Topics will include packaging advice, tips to lower shipping rates and methods to manage the additional shipping volume that eBay sellers will encounter during the fourth quarter.

The webinar will on  Wednesday, October 26, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET. Register here.

Multichannel ecommerce services company ChannelAdvisor has launched a new blog dedicated to selling on Facebook, and is co-hosting a webinar on the same topic.

The new blog, Facebook Commerce Strategies, will provide insights, industry expertise and research on retailing on Facebook. "We're constantly receiving questions from our customers about how they should approach Facebook since there isn’t a source specifically dedicated to helping retailers understand this space," said ChannelAdvisor CEO Scot Wingo. "We see enormous potential for retailers to tap into the reach of Facebook and capitalize on the opportunities available both within Facebook and by implementing Facebook applications on their own websites."

Facebook's Director of Commerce and ChannelAdvisor CEO Scot Wingo are to co-host a webinar "Building Social Commerce with Facebook Platform" on April 26, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. EDT. More information and registration.

A ChannelAdvisor joint webinar with Amazon will provide sellers with advice on how to sell on the fast-growing marketplace.

The webinar will be held on Wednesday November 17th at 2pm GMT and feature speakers from both companies. Register here.

eBay have launched a new LinkedIn group for businesses in the UK called The Online Business Forum.

The group's first event will be on Monday November 15th and feature former Dragon's Den investor Doug Richard talking about The Entrepreneurs' Union.

eCommerce solutions company ChannelAdvisor are running online demonstrations of their flagship MarketplaceAdvisor Premium software every Friday at 11am, for sellers based in the UK.

The sessions offer an open forum where retailers can share insights and queries while learning about ChannelAdvisor software. More information and registration.

An eBay seminar called the "Bidding Buzz Workshop" is to take place at Wembley Arena, on February 20th-21st.

The event is run by Australian eBay traders Matt and Amanda Clarkson, whose business had sales averaging $50,000 a month after only 6 months. After two years their business took less than ten hours a week to run with one part time staff member.

The workshop costs £97+VAT per attendee. More information and registration.

eCommerce management solution Infopia is now integrated with order management application IntelliShip.

Infopia is also running a free webinar on Thursday, Sept 17 to help internet retailers kick start the 2009 holiday season with merchandising and strategic email campaigns. Register here.

ChannelAdvisor UK are co-hosting a webinar with on Monday 22nd September at 1pm to explore to the upcoming changes to eBay Buy it Now and Shops.

Hosted by Rafael Orta, Head of Seller Experience for and Max Leisten, Senior Product Manager at ChannelAdvisor, the webinar will detail changes designed to help sellers list their entire product catalogue on eBay.

Register here.

PeSA and eCommerce Merchants are running an educational ecommerce webinar on "Increasing Sales Using Pro-Active Chat Technology" on 1 July at 5pm Eastern Time. Register here.

As Was are running a webinar on "eBay Changes and What Sellers Should Do" on 1 July at 2pm Eastern Time. Register here.

ChannelAdvisor's UK managing director James Scott will be presenting the company’s vision for new retail opportunities in comparison shopping and online marketplaces, at the prestigious eTail Europe event at Café Royal London on June 2-4, 2008.

eTail Europe brings together 280 leading e-commerce executives from across Europe. Attendees are seasoned multi-channel online retailers, who consider eTail the platform to voice their concerns, successes, issues and challenges to an audience of their peers in order to share and find solutions.

James Scott said, “The e-commerce landscape has changed dramatically over the past 12 months and there are several very high profile opportunities for retailers on the near horizon. Throughout my presentation I will be sharing some real-life case studies from top retailers such as Schuh, Charles Tyrwhitt and Orvis, as well as discussing the best practices employed by these retailers as they access new buyer pools."

eCommerce solutions provider Infopia are running an "Auction Tips" online seminar on Wednesday, May 21, 2008.

The webinar is free and promises "insider tips on how to grow revenues and streamline your auction costs". Register here.

eBay research provider HammerTap is offering a free online seminar to address the sellers questions about product sourcing.

“Finding the right products to sell can be a monumental challenge for many sellers,” says Brian Clark, CTO for HammerTap. “We look forward to helping sellers work through the process of successfully finding what’s hot for them, and not just what’s hot on eBay.”

The webinar, will be held on Tuesday, January 15, 2008 at 6:30 PM MST (8:30 PM Eastern, 7:30 PM Central, 5:30 PM Pacific), and registration is available here.

HammerTap is running a web-based seminar on December 11 on the topic of using market research to increase profit margins. More info.

OrderMotion has a webinar on December 13 on customer contact centers. More info.

Shopster is sponsoring a free web seminar on November 6th, 2007.

Topics include choosing products to sell, eBay best practices and insider tips. More information and registration.

Infopia is holding a webinar about email marketing on October 3 and OrderMotion is holding a webinar about credit card processing on October 4.

Infopia's online seminar looks at the challenges and opportunities email marketing presents to web retailers this holiday season. More information and registration.

OrderMotion's webinar deals with credit card processing and choosing a merchant account provider with good service and costs. More information and registration.

OrderMotion are hosting a complimentary webinar on Thursday 20 September 2007, on the topic of search engine marketing.

The seminar promises to teach simple steps to optimize your site, and will include: keyword selection, online directories, social networking, blogging, and onsite and offsite linking.

Register here.

eCommerce solutions company Infopia is running an online seminar on Search Marketing on 22 August 2007.

Pay-per-click and search advertising have been some of the biggest buzzwords in eCommerce over the past several years. The seminar covers what they can do for your business and how you can use them effectively with an eCommerce website. Register here for the seminar.

e-commerce management solutions company ChannelAdvisor today announced the "Meet the Engines" online seminar series, an educational program for retailers that will focus on how to increase product visibility on comparison shopping and search engines.

Webinars run from May 30 and each introduces a single shopping or search site, such as MSN Search, Google Product Search, and

"Retailers are relying more and more on comparison shopping and search engines to reach shoppers," says Scot Wingo, Chief Executive Officer of ChannelAdvisor. "The 'Meet the Engines' webinar series will educate retailers on how to take their business to the next level – providing benefits and best practices for retailers already utilizing these lucrative e-commerce channels." Register here

Infopia, a provider of online selling solutions, will be producing a series of free online seminars for online sellers. The webinars are aimed at educating sellers on how to take advantage of new opportunities posed by "eCommerce 2.0".

eCommerce 2.0 is currently being used as a catch-all term for a number of online retail technologies and strategies - such as harnessing user-generated content, and visitor tracking and personalisation. The seminars run from May 15 to October 3 on topics from cause marketing to comparison shopping feeds. Full timetable and registration.

eBay's web storefront solution ProStores is offering a 30% discount to eBay Stores subscribers.

ProStores is running a series of web-based seminars - open to non-customers - on aspects of using ProStores including shipping setup, bulk catalog upload, and payment processing. More info.

eBay is hosting a workshop on Wednesday, January 24th on its desktop auction management tool Blackthorne, called "Quick Start to Using Blackthorne Pro". To attend or to watch archived eBay workshops visit the eBay Workshop Calendar.

Global Sources is planning to host free seminars to help importers source products from Greater China more effectively. 'Buying from China' import education seminars are scheduled to be held on October 11th and 19th during the China Sourcing Fairs at Hong Kong's AsiaWorld-Expo.

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