The Monotote Technology allows you to easily create seamless shopping experiences for your website visitors, by allowing them to directly purchase showcased products from pictures, links and videos without leaving your blog or website. On average, visitors on Monotote enabled pages spend twice as long on site = double the session time. This increases the amount of ads served per visitor, and generate 3X more clicks on product links. Resulting in increased product engagement and a conversion lift of 20-30%.
How it works?
Monotote offers an easy-to-use, plug and play technology. Once enabled, it connects to all products on eBay.
You must enable marketplace eBay in your settings before the products are available through the Shopping Cart Technology System.
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If you install the Monotote plug-in on your website you will get access to the following features to help you boost conversions on your site:
This fully automated tool allows you to instantly convert your existing links. Just activate the setting in your Monotote publisher dashboard and it will auto-scan and show the real-time product availability and pricing without redirecting the customer. You can choose your setting between two types of behavior, hover over and it will show you the real-time product information or click and it will open the retailer’s shopping cart on your website. This tool is great for evergreen content to keep your visitor informed about current pricing and availability.
Generate more sales directly from images by simply dragging and dropping buy or real-time information buttons onto the images in your editorial. The reader clicks on the button to open the eBay branded shopping cart on your website showing real-time product availability and pricing.
Create the best-in-class shoppable video with this simple to use tool. Now you can transform any video into a purchase opportunity for your online readers.
Shoppable (social media) links
This tool allows you to create shoppable stories on Instagram and posts on Facebook. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Instead of showing one item in the eBay shopping cart the Product-Curator tool makes it possible to show a selection of up to 20 products at the same time. This leads to a much better chance of converting the reader than only showing one product as has been the norm until now.
With this tool you can easily display similar products in the eBay shopping cart along-side the main product, allowing the customer more choice and driving conversion. Real-time product information, by activating any of these new publisher tools you ensure that your online reader is always seeing the most up to date, real-time product information, pricing and availability. In order to get this information, your visitor has always had to be redirected. With this real-time product feature, you can deliver a great service to your online readers by informing them while they stay on your website. The upside of this is that you will be able to retain your visitors for much longer. Well informed users convert better!
Real-time pricing in editorial content
Boost conversion with real-time pricing information in your editorial content. Any eBay’s pricing change will be automatically reflected in your editorial. This great tool will save you a lot of time as you no longer need to manually update your pricing. A great way to maximize the potential of high-traffic sale periods, such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Use this feature to boost basket size and drive conversion by displaying add on items in the shopping cart alongside the main product you are featuring in your editorial.
How do I enable the Monotote solution?
In order to enable the eBay instant checkout on your website you need to install the Monotote include code on your website.
How do I test it's working?
Publishers can test the Monotote plug-in as follows:
1) In the Monotote dashboard, click Test shopping cart on the "install page" (https://dashboard.monotote.com/include-code).
2) If the Monotote plug-in is installed correctly, it will open displaying a green check.
3) If the Monotote plug-in is not installed correctly, no message will be displayed. You can contact support by clicking the chat icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the Monotote dashboard.
Have a look at our available tools video's
Real-time pricing: https://youtu.be/DNuH2V34_Hw
Shoppable images: https://youtu.be/eldPjFEM4d0
Shoppable video: https://youtu.be/4UF4EqcNNhY
Shoppable social media links: https://youtu.be/tXFF3gZwwFk
Similar products: https://youtu.be/fEbuRdCcl3w
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