Industry Insights

How Payments Platforms Fit into Your Tech Stack

How Payments Platforms Fit into Your Tech Stack

By: James O'Donnell

It’s a simple truth: sooner or later, most business platforms need payments. No matter what services your platform offers — from eCommerce to marketing to global education — you’ll very likely have to add a payments partnership to the mix.

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5 Ways To Improve Your Credit Card Authorization Rates

5 Ways To Improve Your Credit Card Authorization Rates

By: Joe Twer and Thomas Davidson

No matter the size or reach of your company, credit card authorization rates matter. That’s especially true in global eCommerce, where credit cards are a fundamental pillar of online payments.

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Which Type of Payment Gateway is Right for Your Business?

Which Type of Payment Gateway is Right for Your Business?

By: Arby Melikian

Payments are the lifeblood of a business. When payments flow well, everything else follows. That means it’s essential to choose a system that integrates well with your business and meets all your payment needs. These systems are often known as payment gateways.

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3 Tools You Need to Sell Physical Goods Online

3 Tools You Need to Sell Physical Goods Online

By: Arby Melikian

Online sales are already huge, and the market just keeps growing. Online retail sales have seen a 15% year-over-year increase since 2018, according to U.S. Commerce Department figures; there is a lot of money to be made in selling physical goods online. Still, many online stores fail every day.

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Beyond Marketing and Sales: The Complete INBOUND 2019 Experience

Beyond Marketing and Sales: The Complete INBOUND 2019 Experience

By: Estelle Mense

Whether you’re in marketing or sales or operations, or simply invested in learning about best practices of modern business, it’s time to get excited. The event of the year is right around the corner: INBOUND 2019 is almost here.

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9 Simple Strategies to Manage False & Fraudulent Chargebacks

9 Simple Strategies to Manage False & Fraudulent Chargebacks

By: Nate Foss

As much of a pain as they can be, chargebacks—a kind of forced payment reversal carried out at the bank level—are an indispensable consumer protection mechanism. Fraud is a serious concern, especially in the eCommerce space.

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20 Payment Method Statistics For Merchants To Keep In Mind

20 Payment Method Statistics For Merchants To Keep In Mind

By: Kimberly Rowell

Looking for the latest payment method statistics? Here’s a roundup of what you need to know.

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Your Online Checkout Experience Could Be Hurting Your Bottom Line

Your Online Checkout Experience Could Be Hurting Your Bottom Line

By: Onur Hasbay

Making a beautiful, inviting website is hard work. Pages and pages of intuitive design, compelling copy, inviting product listings — your company has invested a significant amount of time and money to get a potential customer to the purchase.

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Why Bother with eCommerce Payment Analytics?

Why Bother with eCommerce Payment Analytics?

By: Arby Melikian

Operating your business in multiple markets can be daunting, especially if you’re not an expert in the preferred payment methods or currencies of every single one of them.

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Card-Not-Present Fraud is On the Rise: 5 Statistics to Prove It

Card-Not-Present Fraud is On the Rise: 5 Statistics to Prove It

By: Rich Stuppy

If you become a victim of fraud and you don’t have mitigation capabilities in place, you can lose a massive amount of money, and your ability to conduct credit card payments online is in jeopardy.

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Zuora Payment Gateway: Power the Subscription Economy with BlueSnap

Zuora Payment Gateway: Power the Subscription Economy with BlueSnap

By: Scott Ring

Even if you haven’t heard the term “subscription economy,” by now, you’ve probably already fully immersed it in your day-to-day life.

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The Simple Solution to PSD2 Compliance: 3-D Secure 2.0 with BlueSnap

The Simple Solution to PSD2 Compliance: 3-D Secure 2.0 with BlueSnap

By: Mike Misasi

Do you sell to shoppers in the EU? Get compliant with PSD2 quickly and easily—before the deadline arrives.

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