E-commerce

Subhiksha Delays October Launch Of Online Store

We’d reported in July from the IAMAI conference that Chennai-based retail chain Subhiksha will be launching its online store around October…

Hindu Launches Shopping Web Site

The Hindu is finally joining some of its media peers in the shopping business. The newspaper company launched shopping website, its shopping…

Globus Plans E-Commerce Store

Globus, a fashion apparel retail chain which intends to open 130 stores in 70 Indian cities over the next five years intends to launch an e-…

Ebay India sees a rise in domain-name auctions

Domain name sales, a thriving business in the United States, is picking up pace in India, PTI reports. Apparently, eBay India is recording o…

“Everybody With A Mouse Is Not A Target

Prasanth Mohanachandran, executive director of Digital Services at Neo@Ogilvy offers valuable tips to e-marketers on agencyfaqs!.

-Avoid eg…

Reliance Retail Has Plans For E-Commerce

So now Mukesh Ambani has online plans: Reliance Retail, reports the Economic Times, has plans to launch a site for online retailing, and set…

Online Book Sales Increasing…

As per a report in the Hindu, sales of books online have increased in India: Oxford Bookstore claims that online sales via its site are almo…

TV18 Group Launches HomeShop18.com

TV18 Group has soft-launched its home shopping portal business Shop 18. It has both TV and online interfaces. The online version of Shop 18…

Fabmall.com Acquires Indiaplaza.com

Fabmall.com has acquired the US based India focused retailer Indiaplaza.com. If you remember, Fabmall.com had been named Indiaplaza.in,so th…

A Dud in Cupid’s Online Quiver?

Alex Salkever does some pin-pricking in the Friendster bubble, looking at the cultural factors why it may be a tough sell business. “Despite…

Online Dating Services Add Features

In a quest for financial payoff, online dating services are expanding to do more than find you the love of your life….the usual suspects a…

Online Dating Sheds Its Stigma as Losers.com

A tame story on online dating going mainstream…of course, I still maintain that these sites are a bubble…unless of course they start inc…

The 7 Deadly Sins of

The 7 Deadly Sins of Online Selling: Not necessarily content, but still relevant. All of us in online media could learn tons from Amazon.com…

Kazaa couples up with MatchNet:

Kazaa couples up with MatchNet: Well, this is a first: Dating services company MatchNet has announced it has entered into an agreement to pr…

Marketing Battle for Online Dating:

Marketing Battle for Online Dating: Online dating sites are turning up the heat: sites like Match.com, a unit of USA Interactive, and Yahoo…

ConsumerReview Bought Out by E-centives:

ConsumerReview Bought Out by E-centives: ConsumerReview.com, one of the last surviving independent consumer reviews sites online, has been b…

Barry Diller’s New Role: Cupid:

Barry Diller’s New Role: Cupid: While the industry press has treated Barry Diller the way Us Weekly treats Justin Timberlake, the real news…

Online Dating’s New Love: IM:

Online Dating’s New Love: IM: IM is catching on as the next step in online dating sites. “Yahoo, the online hub for personals advertisements…

eSubscriptions Takes the Literal Route:

eSubscriptions Takes the Literal Route: This site, still in beta, has taken the word “subscription” a bit too literally. It hopes offers a s…

American Greetings on Setting the

American Greetings on Setting the Stage for Charging Subscribers (via TEoF: A story about why and how American Greeting started charging sub…

Why Are Online Personals So Hot?

A pithy yet incisive analysis of the popularity of online dating, from Rufus Griscom, founder of Nerve and chair of Spring Street Networks.…

Official Florida County Site Offers

Official Florida County Site Offers Subscriptions: MyFloridaCounty.com, the official website for local government services and information i…

Match.com Delivers a Double Whammy:

Match.com Delivers a Double Whammy: Match.com has started charging people to reply to potential suitors who send them an e-mail. Before the…

Cashing In On Connections: Despite

Cashing In On Connections: Despite dot-com meltdown, subscription sites are thriving by helping friends get back in touch with one another.…