Buyer's Guides

Comparison Engines Buyer's Guide 2008


This 143-page report, with profiles of 16 leading comparison engines, is a useful guide for all those investigating the shopping comparison market. Learn about increasing competition in the industry, the challenges of Web 2.0, and the emergence of social shopping.

Buyer's Guides

Affiliate Marketing Networks Buyer's Guide 2008


The definite guide to the £4 billion UK affiliate marketing industry, with profiles of 17 leading networks, the latest market trends and advice for buyers. The best affiliate marketing guide available.

Survey Reports

Affiliate Marketing Merchants Report 2007


This research, carried out in association with buy.at, is based on an online survey carried out in August and September 2007 and reflects the nature of affiliate marketing merchants.

Survey Reports

Social Commerce Report 2007


This survey-based report looks at how companies are embracing social media and enabling customers to interact with each other to improve their sales and marketing.

Best Practice Guides

Web Design Best Practice Guide


Our aim in creating this best practice web design guide is to provide a regularly updated, single point of reference covering best practice approaches for all the topics that anyone involved with website design needs to be aware of.

Trend Briefings

Affiliate Marketing Roundtable Briefing, October 2006


This 10-page briefing is a summary of an Econsultancy roundtable on affiliate marketing (free access). The document contains a write-up of the discussion, an overview of UK affiliate marketing, the latest e-commerce statistics and a section on ...

Trend Briefings

Shopping Comparison - Roundtable Briefing, May 2006


Notes from a recent roundtable on Shopping Comparison, where we discussed the latest trends and issues in the sector, which is growing 30% a year according to the latest Econsultancy estimates. You need to register (for free, takes 30 seconds) ...

Best Practice Guides

Online Retail User Experience Benchmarks 2006


E-commerce has come a long way since we published our first Online Retail User Experience Benchmarks study. So what do online, offline and multichannel retailers need to know about the consumer internet habits in 2006?

Trend Briefings

User Experience & Usability - Roundtable Briefing, March 2006


Roundtable notes from last week's insightful event on user experience and usability. A whopping 8 pages long and free to everybody... Subjects covered: 1. User experience and wider business objectives 2. User experience measurement and metr...

Trend Briefings

Online Customer Service - Roundtable Briefing, March 2006


A free roundtable report to help you understand the key trends, issues and opportunities in online customer service, which is a no-brainer and helps you improve customer loyalty and customer satisfaction. Subjects covered: 1. Progress made in...