A Decade of E-Commerce Growth

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Today there are some 2.4 billion Internet users in the world. (source: Internet World Statistics)

Of those users, some 85% have shopped online. (source: Nielsen Global Survey)

That means that we are now at about 2 billion people who have purchased online — and about half of those have bought something online in the last 30 days!

Is it any wonder that e-commerce sales for 2013 will be well north of $1 trillion? (source: Venture Beat)

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