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A Proper OMS: The Key to Successful Selling on Marketplaces

A lot of companies, whether they’re a B2B a B2C seller, have the inclination to sell their products on digital marketplaces such as Amazon, Overstock, and eBay. By selling their products on these platforms, organizations are able to grow their revenue outside of traditional selling channels. This is especially beneficial for companies with very niche […]

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Creating a Scalable Application Ecosystem

The Model View Controller (MVC) pattern is a programming paradigm for creating organized, scalable applications. The MVC pattern cleanly separates applications concerns and shows developers to create complex applications without creating a tangled mess. This pattern separates the three common application concerns. Models hold and convey data. Views render the data to application viewers. And […]

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What Can Usability Teach Us About Working Together?

World Usability Day was established in 2005 by the Usability Professionals Association. Each year, design professionals come together to discuss how to “develop technologies in a way that serves people first.”  On November 8, 2018, professionals met at almost 100 locations around the world to discuss the how to “Make Life Easy.” I attended World […]

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SoDA Taps Perficient Digital Strategy Expertise for 2019 Outlook

Perficient Digital’s Jim Hertzfeld, Chief Strategist over Digital, lent his expertise to the Society of Digital Agencies (SoDA) for the recently released 2018 SoDA Report, which provides a global digital outlook for 2019. In this edition of the report, centered around “Design for Change,” Jim shared insights on combining planning with Design Thinking to remain […]

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Content Authors Matter. Here’s Why.

Google’s search factors change all the time, and it looks like the authors behind web content may now be a factor. But what does that really mean when it comes to SEO ranking? Check out our recent video from Eric Enge and Mark Traphagen, who recently joined Perficient Digital through our acquisition of digital consultancy […]

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Beware the Neglect Trap

The dark corners of the internet and many an extranet are filled with enterprise applications collecting dust. These applications were once viewed as a potential solution to all of the businesses problems, but they have withered on the vine and are now an impediment to doing business every day. We’ve all seen these applications, unresponsive, […]

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Team Building Matters: 10 Tips for Creating a Happy Team

A happy employee is a productive employee. This is not a new concept. But what makes an employee “happy?” A winning culture, a collaborative team, and a healthy work environment are just a few facets of employee satisfaction, but above all, effective team leadership can make or break team morale. When you’re leading a project, […]

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Telling Perfect Product Stories with PIM

Everyone loves a great story. Our oldest friends, sitcoms, movies, books, sports, and music all tell the types of stories that move us. They move us to action or leave us wanting more. When it comes to your website and your products, how can you tell the same type of compelling story? One that moves […]

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Connecting Customer Data: Prioritize For a 360° View, Part 1

It’s no secret that understanding exactly who your customers are, including how and when they interact with your brand, is the most critical aspect of your business. Being present during the crucial touchpoints of a customer experience is rapidly becoming table stakes to acquiring and engaging your target market. Having the necessary data at your […]

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Intro to SEO Operations: Lessons from The Executive SEO Playbook

I have a confession to make. I’ve been trying to force SEO operations and cross-channel integration across Perficient Digital and other agencies for nearly seven years. The truth is that I have failed (more than I care to admit). In all this time, I’ve put in so much effort to help others* understand what SEO […]

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