eCommerce Tips & Trends - August 2021

Greetings from Echidna! With less than 16 weeks until Black Friday, brands are heads down preparing for yet another highly anticipated digital holiday shopping season. From improving search engine visibility to orchestrating a seamless buy online, pick-up in-store experience- Echidna is with our clients every step of the way. This month’s newsletter showcases various ways to use digital in order to access exponential value creation for the remainder of 2021 and beyond.

This 60-second read contains:
-What to Expect with an SEO Audit
-Marketplace UX: Why It’s So Important and What You Need to Know
-INFOGRAPHIC: eCommerce Strategy to Execution Checklist
-Technology Distributor Case Study
-Company News

We're kicking off our Roadmap to SEO Success Series with an in-depth look into SEO Audits. From being able to update KPIs, educate key stakeholders, and prioritize technical needs, what can you expect to gain?

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Amazon, AirBNB, and Etsy all have one major thing in common: user-centered design. It is key to differentiating offerings and building loyalty in an increasingly saturated and competitive online marketplace environment. Gain insight on important considerations to take when designing a marketplace and read our latest marketplace client case study.

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INFOGRAPHIC: eCommerce Strategy to Execution Checklist

The opportunity traditional retail and B2B have right now to step into digital and expand their own networks is massive. This all starts with a solid strategy and the ability to execute on your roadmap.

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Kibo Commerce Cloud client

Continual innovation is no small feat. But Hills keeps doing it- this time evolving with their online customers. Partnering with Echidna, Hills updated their entire site user experience and purchasing journey leveraging Kibo Commerce’s full suite of features and functionalities. This technology distributor saw a 102% increase in their conversion rate and a 73% increase in the transaction amount.

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Company News

employee anniversary
This month we are recognizing Samuel who is celebrating 5️⃣  years with Echidna. As a Client Partner, he is dedicated to understanding our client’s KPIs and is an excellent partner in helping them achieve success. We appreciate your commitment and all you do for the team!

Interested in a career with Echidna? Email your credentials to and learn more about our eCommerce agency career opportunities here.

new team members Q2 2021


We're lucky to have 100+ talented developers, designers, digital strategists, marketers, data experts, project managers, SEO + PPC specialists, and more going to bat for our eCommerce clients daily. Join us in welcoming the newest talented Echidnites onboard to our team!

Learn more about our company culture here.

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Echidna is a leading eCommerce agency with capabilities including strategy, creative, marketing, systems integration, technology services, and managed services. Our goal continues to be to deliver top-notch quality on a predictable schedule and at an affordable rate that our clients recognize the real value in. We are dedicated to helping leaders continue with their eCommerce growth and innovation well into the future.