celestewhitehead Nothing Influences Shoppers More Than Their Friends — TurnTo Launches Social Shopping In 2011, companies will be looking towards social commerce to help boost sales and profits. TurnTo is a company that is making it their mission to prove the power of social interaction to retailers and e-commerce stores, through product sharing and social merchandising. Report: GroupOn Leads The Pack In Popularity… And Downtime Groupon is one of the fastest social shopping platforms in the industry. Can too much success and rapid growth prove to be the downfall of this social shopping giant? New Facebook App Lets You Earn Money When You Or Your Friends Shop OtherPage launches a brand new app aimed at helping you earn money back from shopping at your favorite stores, just by sharing various deals with your Facebook friends. Small Businesses Getting More "Social" to Stay Afloat 2010 is becoming the year of the Social Shoppers for larger retailers. Smaller Retailers are becoming more receptive to the idea of Social Media being a major tool in their marketing strategy to boost sales. New Social Shopping App Promises No More Last Minute Shopping Mistakes WouldTheyLike? puts the social in social shopping for Facebook users. Minimize gift shopping mistakes for friends and family by getting personalized shopping guidance from your own social network. LivingSocial Celebrates the Season of Giving LivingSocials' 12 Days of Giving event, allows users to shop for great deals in their communities and at the same time give back by taking a percentage of what you spend and support local schools in your community and around the world. Facebook Gift Wishlists — New App Takes Guesswork Out of Holiday Shopping More and more family, friends and co-workers have fallen victim to receiving a re-gifted present instead of getting what they really want for the holidays. Facebook is here to take the guess work out of finding presents for family and friends.