Top 5 Ecommerce Platforms Reviewed & Compared: Shopify vs Volusion vs Bigcommerce vs BigCartel vs 3dcart

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In a market as saturated as the ecommerce platform market, it can be very difficult to figure out which platform best meets your needs. If you are considering starting your own store, then chances are you have already run into this struggle at some point. So far I have reviewed most popular platforms as individual offers, and created this comparison chart, then ranked all platforms after their SEO effectiveness, but now it is time to see how the different platforms compare to each other: Shopify, Bigcommerce, 3dcart, Volusion and BigCartel.


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Payline Data Review: A Merchant Account Provider with a Conscience

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What’s better than a merchant account provider that offers interchange-plus pricing and plenty of resources for you to learn about the industry? One that also donates 10% of all processing fees to a non-profit, charitable organization. That’s right. Payline Data is one of the most ethical, professional and rather affordable companies to work with, if you’re in the market for a merchant account provider for your online business.
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The Interchange-Plus Pricing Model and Why It’s Your Best Friend

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If you currently run an online business, take out your most recent credit card processing statement. If you’re still in the market for building an online business, put all your focus on this article, because this could mean the difference between you cutting costs efficiently or draining your resources way too quick.

Merchant account pricing models, a topic that sounds super boring, is actually rather simple once you take a moment to think about it. Not only that, but a quick understanding of the desirable, and not-so-desirable, options could be mean success or failure for you. Your best bet is the ever-so detailed, yet transparent, interchange-plus pricing model.
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