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Posts Tagged ‘payment methods’

What You Need to Know About Local Payments in Japan

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 by

Any business operating internationally knows you cannot succeed in a country without first knowing its financial trends and structures. Understanding just how potential customers tend and expect to pay for your software, particularly when it comes to recurring payments, is a crucial part of developing a service that resonates with your local audience. […]

Industry Buzz – September 2016

Posted on September 30th, 2016 by

Hi sellers!

Fall is here and businesses are back in full swing, the conference circuit is heating up and companies are seeking better ways to sell software and digital goods (aren’t we all, always?). This month, we bring you resources on landing page conversion, emerging technologies to watch, and strategies for building mobile sites and selecting sales models for SaaS products. […]

5 Key Findings from Avangate’s Quarterly Digital Commerce Benchmark

Posted on August 17th, 2016 by

The first quarter of 2016 brought with it a number of interesting statistics and trends in global digital commerce. New countries are high risers, while former niche payment methods are slowly becoming the new norm. We have summarized all that and more in Avangate’s Quarterly Digital Commerce Benchmark. Here are 5 of our key findings. […]

Back to School TIP: Top 10 Myths of Payment Processors

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

It’s September, which means, summer’s officially over and everyone’s going back to school, and back to school shopping means lots and lots of commerce. But just as every calculator isn’t a scientific calculator, neither is every payment processor a digital commerce provider.  The problem is, when the packaging looks the same, called the same thing and they both claim to provide the same functionality – how do you tell the difference?

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Can Better Payments Boost Sales 11%, Instantly?

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by

Payments may seem simple and unimportant – they just involve exchanging money for goods or services, right? Even young kids can go to the store and buy candy for pennies, or (these days) make bids on eBay for interesting comics or toys. But modern payments have the potential to be much more, and to contribute to your bottom line as a merchant as well. A more dynamic payments layer can become another important ally in your quest to sell more services more expertly, and even boost your sales by more than ten percent without any additional effort on your part. […]

Interested in the software market in China?

Posted on December 2nd, 2009 by

Want to sell software in China?

I bet you do. It’s a multi-billion dollar market (packaged software accounted for US$4.7 billion in 2008) that has seen positive growth even through the recession. Admittedly, there is a software piracy issue that shadows the country, still it’s a huge market and provides sales opportunities, especially in the B2B area.

A good enough reason for Avangate to partner with AliPay, China’s leading online payment service and part of giant Alibaba Group, so Avangate vendors can accept Alipay for China domestic payments in Chinese Renminbi (RMB or CNY). […]