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Comparison Shopping Engine Data Feed Management
Boost Sales and Acquire New Customer
For online and brick-and-mortar retailers, comparison shopping engines (CSE's) represent a very cost effective way to get your products and brands in front of millions of shoppers.
Today over 40% of in-store and on-line purchases start at a comparison shopping engine making them a compelling and important channel for retailers.
Unlike a general search engine such as Google or Yahoo!, where visitors search for information on a wide variety of topics, comparison shopping engines allow shoppers to research the price and details of specific products. They bring together brand and product information for consumer in easy to view, rate and search format making them very popular with today’s informed consumer.
When a shopper finds an item at a desirable price, the CSE redirects them to the your site where they can make a purchase, learn more about your brand and get directions to your store.
Easily Create and Manage Multiple CSE Programs
CORESense's fully integrated CSE Data Feed Manager enables you to easily select and submit products to Comparison Shopping Engines. CORESense is integrated with Shopping.com, Google Product Search, Yahoo! Product Submit, NexTag, Shopzilla and PriceGrabber and additional custom integrations are available. Once you have created an account with each of these CSE's, you simply select the products and corresponding CSE's, and CORESense automatically formats and feeds the data to each CSE.When a customer finds one of your products, they are redirected to your site to make the purchase or find directions to your store. You only pay the CSE when someone clicks through to your site.
Select products and CSEs
Information needed for listing on CSE's is pulled directly from CORESense's integrated product catalog making it simple to quickly and successfully promote and sell your products on one or many sites.
Format and submit products
You select which products are available for each CSE, and CORESense automatically formats and submits the information in the right file format, method and at the right time.
Analyze and Optimize
Full support for Google Analytics let's you track the results of your CSE investment so you can see where the most traffic is coming from, what that traffic does once on your site and how many visitors from CSEs convert into sales. You can also use CORESense'a affiliate manager to set up trackable url's for each CSE site. This enables you to validate CSE billing information ensuring you only pay for CSE traffic that arrives at your site.
Supported Data Feeds
Anytime a visitor types information into the Googlesearch box and selects Google Product Search, Google will provide back relevant results based on products that are fed into the system. Millions of people use this search daily.
Signing up for Google Product Search is free and, best of all, there are no additional fees for the traffic generated.
To sign up and get more details, visit http://www.google.com/base/help/sellongoogle.html.
More than 17 million visitors per month use NexTagto research, compare and purchase products and services online. NexTag was also recently named one of the “50 Best Websites of 2008” by Time Magazine. A litany of categories are covered on NexTag including: Baby, Books, Clothing & Accessories, Collectibles & Art, Computers, Electronics, Flowers & Plants, Gifts, Health & Beauty, Home & Garden, Jewelry & Watches, Magazines, Movies, Music, Musical Instruments, Office Products, Software, Sports & Outdoors, Toys, Video Games, and more.
Sign-up is free and fees are paid on a pay per click basis.
Complete details are available at http://merchants.nextag.com/.
PriceGrabberattracts more than 26 million unique visitors each month. PriceGrabber claims the best conversion rates of all comparison shopping engines and covers an array of categories including: Appliances, Auto Parts, Babies & Kids, Books, Cameras, Cell Phones, Clothing, Computers, Electronics, Flowers & Gourmet, Furniture, Health & Beauty, Indoor Living, Industrial Supply, Jewelry & Watches, Magazines, Movies, Music, Musical Instruments, Office, Outdoor Living, Software, Sporting Goods, Toys, Video Games and more.
PriceGrabber changes a pay per click fee starting at $0.15 and going up to over $1.00. Sign up is free. Additional services, such as brand and logo placement are available for an additional fee.
Sign up at https://partner.pricegrabber.com/mss_main.php.
An average of 20 million unique visitors per month shop at Shopping.com. The site covers a wide range of categories including: Cars, Clothing & Accessories, Computers, Electronics, Flowers & Gifts, Health & Beauty, Home & Garden, Jewelry & Watches, Kids & Family, Magazine & Subscriptions, Media, Miscellaneous, Musical Instruments, Sports & Outdoors, and Video Games.
Sign-up is free. Once signed up, merchants can begin feeding products immediately. Fees are paid based on a “Cost Per Click” ranging from $0.05 to over $1.00 depending on the category.
To sign up go to https://merchant.shopping.com/enroll/app?service=page/Register.
Shopzilla, who also acquired BizRate.com and powers AOL InStore.com, provides a Shopping Search Engine program that allows merchants to feed products and then pay for traffic to their site. Products are listed across all three sites that garner millions of visitors daily.
Signing up for the service is free and merchants can then apply credits to their account with a credit card. As traffic is generated, the credits are depleted and a merchant may replenish their account or stop at any time. Fees are based on a Cost Per Click and merchants may bid how much they are willing to pay.
Complete details may be found at http://merchant.shopzilla.com/oa/shopping_search/.
Yahoo! Search Marketing offers a Product Submit service, calledYahoo! Product Submit, that allows merchants to upload products for availability on Yahoo! Shopping and Yahoo! Shopping Search. With millions of visitors, Yahoo! provides a major outlet for generating significant site traffic. The site covers categories such as: Autos, Clothing & Accessories, Computers, Electronics, Flowers & Gifts, Fragrances & Beauty, Home & Garden, Jewelry & Watches, Sports & Outdoors, Tools & Hardware, Toys & Baby, and dozens more.
Sign-up is free and merchants can bid for how much they’re willing to pay per click.
To create an account go to https://productsubmit.adcentral.yahoo.com/sspi/us/i2?SS=5768539?o=INVALID&b=0
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