PHPMailer security bug affects various versions of Zen Cart

PHP is an open-source scripting language embedded into website HTML, and PHPMailer is a popular component for handling tasks such as email submission and registration forms. Recently, the PHPMailer project received reports of a security bug, which could endanger Zen Cart sites using previous versions* of PHPMailer. The bug is suspected to allow malicious users […]

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Four e-commerce success stories you can learn from

It’s no secret that the e-commerce industry is booming right now, and in order to stay ahead of competition, e-commerce businesses need to be fast-thinking and innovative. Have a read of what these four e-commerce companies did to stand out and grow their businesses, you might just learn a lot from them. Hello Matcha Shopify’s […]

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Why social media sites are struggling as e-commerce platforms

Facebook, Instagram and Twitter have all recently incorporated versions of the ‘buy button’ onto their sites, but according to research, users are still not particularly interested in shopping on social media. This doesn’t mean consumers don’t use social media for browsing – quite the opposite, in fact. They just don’t finalise purchases on social sites. […]

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4 E-commerce Content Marketing Trends for 2017

Content marketing is the process of creating and promoting content, including blog posts, articles and videos, with the aim of attracting new customers and retaining existing customers. With the e-commerce industry becoming increasingly competitive, the need to provide your customers with a great experience, from browsing to purchasing, is now almost as important as the […]

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