The IndieCommerce Newsletter

An Incredible Opportunity To Learn More About IndieCommerce

You are invited to join us for the 2017 IndieCommerce Institute (ICI), being held Friday, January 27th in Minneapolis, prior to the Winter Institute (Wi12). This is a unique opportunity for hands-on learning in a small group setting. Our goal is to introduce stores to powerful IndieCommerce tools they may not know about, as well as to features and services that will help run the website more efficiently and profitably. The fee is $125 per person. Register today! CEO to Speak at IndieCommerce Institute

Mark Pearson, CEO of, the digital audiobook platform for indie stores, which has recently integrated with IndieCommerce, will discuss the growth of the digital audiobook market and share insights learned so far from more than 200 participating bookstore locations. You'll learn how the co-branded storefront works with IndieCommerce, and take away practical tips for reaching new customers with digital audiobooks. Another reason to register today for the IndieCommerce Institute @Wi12.

IndieCommerce One-on-One Sessions at Wi12

Can’t make the IndieCommerce Institute or want more dedicated training time? The IndieCommerce staff will be offering one-on-one training sessions during Wi12, Saturday, January 28th through Monday, January 30th. Registration for these sessions opened December 1st.

These amazing learning sessions are open to all ABA members, not just stores already using the IndieCommerce platform. Wi12 attendance is not required. If you are not sure about your schedule and don’t want to commit to a specific time slot, feel free to drop in and we’ll try to accommodate your schedule. Keep in mind that priority will be given to members who have preregistered.

Does Your Website Use the Correct Version of Google Analytics?

Google analytics is a powerful and free reporting tool that can give you insights into where your website visitors are coming from and what they are looking at. Please check to make sure that your website is using the most current version of Google Analytics.

While you are at it, be sure to check out this great webinar by ABA tech consultant Matt Supko on how to use Google Analytics.

Thanks for reading. Feel free to email us with any thoughts, questions, or suggestions.
The IndieCommerce team

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Phillip Davies, IndieCommerce Director
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