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Seattle, WA, United States, 2009/11/17 - Revolutionary social shopping site, Wishpot, reveals new platform allowing retailers to integrate Wishpot's features, while maintaining retailers' branding.
Online social shopping pioneer Wishpot.com is proud to introduce Wishpot Social Commerce, a revolutionary platform allowing retailers and publishers to integrate all of the award-winning Wishpot features directly into their websites. Wishpot can now power individual retailers’ registries and wish lists, allowing retailers to benefit from Wishpot features such as price alerts, expert badges, newsfeed, and the multiple contribution function. Through this new platform, retailers can also create social channels allowing them to easily feature recommendations from experts and customers.
RightStart.com, a recently re-launched online baby store, is one of the early adopters of this new platform. RightStart chose Wishpot because, “It provides a very advanced registry and wish list solution, with the social experience that our customers are asking for,” according to Mike Wagner, CEO of RightStart.com/.
With the Wishpot Social Commerce platform, retailers control both the functionalities and branding for their stores and/or registries. Thus, users get Wishpot features combined with customized retailer branding. The software is delivered as a hosted service and requires little integration to get started.
For more information about the Wishpot Social Commerce platform, contact retailers[.]wishpot.com.
Launched in 2007 and awarded Best Social Shopping site in 2008, Seattle-based Wishpot (wishpot.com) is a free social shopping service that makes it easy to save and share interesting things users find from anywhere on the web. Once collected, items are stored and organized using simple online lists, which can be kept private or shared with others. From wedding and baby to gadgets and homemade, any kind of list can be created! Users can collect and discover products they like, recommend their favorite things, share and explore gift suggestions, receive price comparisons and sale alerts, and ask for opinions and advice. Once the Wishpot toolbar is downloaded, items from any online store or website can be saved with the simple click of a button. Start shopping, storing, sharing, and saving with Wishpot!