Thomson Learning Says Online Textbook Ordering Is Catching On; 53% of Orders Are Electronic
- Confessions of a Serial Clicker: Ulrich's on the Web. McDermott, Irene E. // Searcher;Oct2002, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p8
Introduces the Ulrichsweb.com Web site of R.R. Bowker LLC. Features; Advantages; Information on the search button of the site.
- Web Watch. // R&D Magazine;Jan2000, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p15
Describes the Web sites of several companies as of January 2000. Information on R.R. Bowker's Web site which provides access to its serials databases; Features of the PACS Super Site; Data-capture site for clinical trials.
- Business... // Link-Up;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p13
Presents news briefs on the Internet industry as of July 2001. Information on the business intelligence meta search engine of IntelliSeek; Report of the United States Department of Commerce Census Bureau on electronic commerce; Online publishing industry portal of the company R.R. Bowker.
- Stand Out on the Web. // Stitches Magazine;Dec2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p29
The article provides information on online commerce. The ratio of increase in Internet sales to that of retail sales was 14% and 2.8% respectively, in the first quarter of 2008. Web site upgrades are now considered essential as technology continues to develop and customers come to expect...
- How to shop safely online. // RN;Apr2004 Supplement, Vol. 67, p13
Provides tips on how to shop safely in the Internet. Advantages of shopping in the Internet; Need to search the Internet if you are not familiar with the Web site; Comparison of prices in different stores; Know the value of the items you need.
- RugSale.com Streamlines Website. // Home Textiles Today;7/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p2
The article report that online area rugs retailer RugSale.com has upgraded its checkout process, reducing by more than two-thirds the number of steps customers must follow to make a purchase in the U.S. Eliminating the requirements to set up a new account was another improvement asked for by...
- Effects of Interactivity on Website Involvement and Purchase Intention. Zhenhui Jiang; Chan, Jason; Tan, Bernard C. Y.; Wei Siong Chua // Journal of the Association for Information Systems;Jan2010, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p34
This study aims to understand how website interactivity (active control and reciprocal communication) can impact purchase intention through website involvement and how the impacts are moderated by the type of products featured on websites. In a laboratory experiment, 186 participants were asked...
- Online Impulse Buying: Understanding the Interplay between Consumer Impulsiveness and Website Quality. Wells, John D.; Parboteeah, Veena; Valacich, Joseph S. // Journal of the Association for Information Systems;Jan2011, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p32
With the proliferation of e-commerce, there is growing evidence that online impulse buying is an emerging phenomenon, which has been the focus of researchers from a variety of disciplines. This paper reports on two empirical studies that examine the interplay between a consumer's inherent...
- virtual attractions. // Marie Claire (US);Sep2009 Supplement, Vol. 16, p70
The article reviews several online shopping websites including beauty.com, avelle.com, and tiffany.com.