'Tis The Season: Holiday E-Commerce Ideas

Shipping

Holiday time makes shipping a much more important part of buying decisions.

Cutoff Shout Out
State the cutoff date for holiday delivery.

Time's Up Timeline
Offer a holiday timeline that highlights key dates.

Calendar Cool
Use a calendar interface to provide a quick view of shipping information.

Inline Info On Shipping
Put holiday shipping information on product pages.

The Cost of Doing Shipping
Provide a clear link to shipping costs and a chart to clarify charges if needed.

Down To The Wire
Provide the exact time — to the hour — for ordering deadlines.

Holiday Inclusion
When discussing holiday shipping deadlines, include holidays other than Christmas.