We recently wrote a guest blog post on conversion rates for Lemonstand, and eCommerce software platform with headquarters in Vancouver, BC. The post was such a hit that we wanted to give our readers an opportunity to read it. Here’s a sample: Shopping cart abandonment continues to be a main concern across ecommerce sites. While […]
American Thanksgiving is this week, which for the rest of the world means one thing. Black Friday. To some, Black Friday is the start of Christmas shopping where they battle it out in stores to get the best discounts. To others, it is so terrifying that they refuse to leave the house. No matter which […]
Yesterday we attended VIATEC‘s Launch and Learn event to learn what everyone in our town has been working on, and we are seriously impressed. Victoria’s tech community is alive and thriving, and we couldn’t be more excited to be a part of it. For those of you who didn’t attend Launch and Learn, we have […]
Just as the human heart is subject to the seven sins, so too is industry. The payments industry is no exception, so here are some things you should watch for before choosing your payment provider. Gluttony – Excess of Abbreviations EMV, PCI, EFT, ACH, iCMP are just a few examples of how the payments industry […]
You may have heard rumblings around MasterCard issuing cards with a new bank identification number (BIN), or BIN 2. What is all the fuss about? MasterCard is growing exponentially and to support the growth they are developing initiatives that will allow them to handle the increased volume of transactions. Currently, all of MasterCard’s cards are […]
In 2014 the average online conversion rate was only 3%. Here at Beanstream, we know that conversion rate is too low. While payment forms are only one piece of the conversion puzzle, they are a critical one. Payment forms have the ability to redefine your conversion rate. In a recent report of Formstack customers, those […]
Brent Owens is one of Beanstream’s Developer Liaisons. Two week ago, on April 20th, he gave a talk on Managing Distributed Teams – Best Practices, which we are sharing in a two part series. Don’t forget to read Managing Distributed Teams: Part 1.
Brent Owens is one of Beanstream’s Developer Liaisons. Last week, on April 20th, he gave a talk on Managing Distributed Teams – Best Practices, which we will share in a two part series.
Sun, bbq, entertainment, and technology: South By SouthWest is many things, but idle isn’t one of them. Every year around 80,000 technology, music, and movie enthusiasts gather to discuss the latest trends and look forward to what the next year of innovation will bring. It can be a daunting event, with up to 200 sessions […]
Monopoly abandons the cash economy and goes contactless No one is safe from FinTech innovation, not even board games. Everybody has spent so much time asking themselves ‘Do contactless and mobile technologies mark the end of cash?’ that they obviously forgot to ask whether those innovations will spell the end of cash in the best […]