Why do e-commerce businesses strive to keep potential customers on their sites as long as possible?


2 years ago - 3 answers

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The longer the stay, the more likely it will be that the customer will buy the product. There are many techniques to prolong a visitor's attention like having a good web design and interface and useful content that they can relate to with their needs.

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2 years ago

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It's called Stickiness. The more time someone spends on your website then the more likely they are to buy something and/or return. The more people that return then the more money you can make from advertising on your site. Hope that helps.

by Roger - 2 years ago

The same reason normal shop-keepers try to keep customers in their stores. The longer someone is there the better possibility of the person buying a product.

by Neil - 2 years ago