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Treat yourself for the holidays this week. Get your free MBS Extension. The Extension helps with all sorts of things, not least of which is making life easier — which in turn leads to happiness and holiday cheer. Seems like sound logic, right?
See Tips & New Stuff for more on how to get it.
In Seller Insight this week we talk Instagram, and in The World of Amazon we take a look at some early sales numbers. The holidays are already heating up.
Be sure to get your MBS Extension!
And have an amazing week.
TIPS & NEW STUFF
Got Your MBS Extension?
If you don’t have it yet, you gotta get it. We’d say it’s better than ice cream, and maybe it is, but we don’t want to start any arguments. Let’s just say, your life with the MBS Extension will be as happy as a life filled with ice cream.
It’s free, it runs in the background, and it helps you do things you couldn’t without it.
The Extension lets you:
- Update graph data
- Update order & transaction data
- Update reviews & feedback
- Download missing products
If you haven’t already, we recommend you get it for your Chrome browser. It’s easily added as a Chrome extension, and helps with various functions in your MBS.
The Extension is a one-click install, and takes just seconds to get:
Some great food for thought this week on Instagram.
While many have tried to combine product discovery and commerce, Instagram has come the closest. The app has become the dominant platform for discovery, especially in the clothing and beauty categories.
However, the friction of making a purchase after discovering a product on the app has been significant. Instagram is now solving that …
THE WORLD OF AMAZON
In between parades, football games and huge meals, people turned to their phones in record numbers to shop holiday deals on Thanksgiving.
E-commerce spending hit a record $4.2 billion on Thanksgiving … the first time Thanksgiving online retail sales topped $4 billion, an increase of 14.5 percent over last year …
This week, a few quotes from comedian Steven Wright:
Borrow money from pessimists — they don’t expect it back.
Half the people you know are below average.
82.7% of all statistics are made up on the spot.
A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.
All those who believe in psychokinesis, raise my hand.
The early bird may get the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.
I spilled spot remover on my dog … now he’s gone.
You can’t have everything, where would you put it?
I almost had a psychic girlfriend … but she left me before we met.
How do you tell when you’re out of invisible ink?
When everything is coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane.
I intend to live forever. So far, so good.
What happens if you get scared half to death twice?
My mechanic told me, “I couldn’t repair your brakes, so I made your horn louder.”
Experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it.
The hardness of the butter is proportional to the softness of the bread.
If at first you don’t succeed, skydiving is not for you.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.”
– Bill Gates
To your success,
Your ManageByStats Team
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