Indian Startup Funding Report 2014Q2: Deals Pick Up Pace; E-Commerce Continues to Suck Money In

Technology and tech enabled companies in India raised over Rs 4052 cr ($675 mn) from venture capitalists and other investors in the second quarter of 2014, according to the data we’ve compiled.

Walmart Pilots Wholesale E-Commerce in Hyderabad & Lucknow

American retail giant Walmart has launched its pilot e-commerce operations in India, a $450 bn retail market it has been eyeing for long.

7 SEO Myths that are Dangerous for E-Commerce Businesses

In this post, we debunk SEO myths and bring to you a clearer picture of the do’s and don’ts when you optimize your website for search engines.

After Kerala, Tax Officials in Punjab Get Tough on E-Commerce

Tax authorities in India are working on ways to get the E-commerce companies pay sales tax in respective states.

Overcart, An E-commerce Store for Unboxed & Used Items Secures Series A Funding

Online marketplace Overcart has closed Series A investment led by serial entrepreneur K Ganesh’s GrowthStory with follow on investment from GSF.

DIY E-Commerce Platform Shopify Crosses 5000 Customers in India; Plans More Partnerships

Canadian DIY e-commerce platform Shopify which recently raised $100 mn from investors has crossed 5,000 users in India, one of its fastest growing markets.

Walmart to Pilot B2B E-Commerce in Hyderabad & Lucknow

Retailing giant Walmart is launching B2B e-commerce operations in two Indian cities. The $476 bn company will launch in Hyderabad and Lucknow to begin with.

Weekly Summary : Central government Launches MoS for Entrepreneurship as the State of Kerala Bans E-commerce

In the news, government continues to function as it always has. The central government launched a ministry for entrepreneurship for the first time.

No E-Commerce in Kerala As Tax Authorities Harden Stance

Online shopping has come to a stand still in Kerala. The sales tax department in Kerala doesn’t allow companies like Flipkart and Amazon to do so without paying sales tax.

Flipkart & Myntra Founders on The Future of E-Commerce, Merger & More [Video]

As a platform, NextBigWhat has tracked the journey of both Flipkart & Myntra over the years. And we had to have them talk to our audience at UnPluggd, India’s biggest startup conference.