Monthly Archives: November 2013


Announcing the OpenSky-FedEx Alliance

The team at OpenSky is excited to announce that we’ve partnered with FedEx® to create an exclusive offer that saves you money. Starting today, you can save up to 30% off select FedEx® services whenever you ship an order – – and that’s whether you’re a current customer of FedEx or a newbie that wants to […]


The Rundown: Black Friday, Small Biz Saturday & Cyber Monday

We’re in the home stretch.  Only a few more days until the holiday shopping weekend kicks off.  Here’s a rundown of each day on OpenSky- including official hashtags, suggested hashtags and email schedules. We’ve also included a few helpful links that you can reference to make sure the posts you’re creating and broadcasting are effective. […]


10 Ways to Stand Out & Drive Sales During the Biggest Shopping Weekend of the Year

Black Friday kicks off the busiest shopping weekend of the year. Shoppers experience ‘sale’ messaging overload between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. They’ll see deals everywhere they look. Stand out with sales that are clear, creative, drive urgency, provide value and most of all, make sense for you. Combine interesting sales opportunities with customer service, showcase […]


Rich Pins & Twitter Cards. Make the most of what you’re sharing, only on OpenSky.

One of the key benefits of sharing posts via your Merchant Toolkit is the ability to leverage Rich Pins and Twitter Card technology we’ve built into our experience for you. Both Rich Pins and Twitter Cards provide product information to the viewer wherever you share them. This is the information that’s critical in driving sales […]

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Holiday Press Event Recap

Hi, merchants! On behalf of the whole OpenSky team, I’d like to thank you for sending your incredible products for inclusion in the holiday press event we held last Thursday. It took a whole lot of teamwork, creativity, and coffee to put the event together–and it was well worth it! The buzz in the office on […]


New Feature: Tiered Shipping

Reward Shoppers with Shipping Discounts This week, we’re excited to announce a new feature that will help you provide a better shopping experience for Members.  It’s called Tiered Shipping. What is Tiered Shipping? Tiered shipping is a way for you to provide shipping discounts for every additional item a shopper adds to their shopping cart. Tiered […]


Fee-Free Contest: And The Winners Are…

Well, that was quick. 24 days have passed and the Fee-Free Contest has come to a close. Aside from sharing the list of winners, the OpenSky team wanted to provide some other interesting takeaways from the contest. Before you skip down to the bottom, please take a minute to read. First off, (and this may […]


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