The post-holiday period proved successful in terms of ecommerce traffic, according to the 2018 Holiday Retail Index by Verizon, with average daily traffic to the top 25 U.S. retailers up 7.5% on Dec. 27 and up 7.7% on Dec. 28 compared to 2017.

There was however, a 20% decrease in ecommerce traffic on Dec. 30, according to Verizon, while Dec. 26 (0.2%) and Dec. 29 (3.4%) both saw gains.

“Ecommerce traffic to retail sites maintained a strong daily drumbeat throughout the week as shoppers have come to expect great deals after Christmas…