What ecommerce platform do you plan on using for your online store? Volusion
? Maybe BigCommerce
? What about choosing the most popular ecommerce solution in the world? That’s right, none of the platforms mentioned above are the most used in the industry. According to an Alexa study, Magento
is used on 20% of all ecommerce sites online. That's pretty impressive! One of the reasons for this is because of Magento's flexibility and expandability. You can add just about any type of feature to your site--and that's why so many large and fast-growing businesses opt for Magento. In this Magento review, we'll outline the platform's best features, along with things like pricing and customer support.
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Initially, Squarespace was only a SaaS-based content management system (CMS)
which offered a designer-friendly website builder, blogging platform and hosting service. Now Squarespace has spent some time in the ecommerce space to make it an experienced contender in terms of ecommerce platforms
. Its platform is called Squarespace Commerce, and it offers beautiful templates, an easy way to launch a store, and some solid features. In this detailed Squarespace review
, we'll talk about things like pricing, features, and what type of customer support you can get for your store.
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The Lightspeed platform consists of four products. The first one, Lightspeed OnSite is one that you install on your desktop, while the Lightspeed Restaurant platform is a POS for restaurants. The Lightspeed Retail system is utilized by retail companies, and it's all focused on the cloud. We'll talk a little about those, but the primary platform we're going to look at today is Lightspeed eCommerce, which is the solution they have for online stores.
Continue reading Lightspeed HQ Ecommerce Review (Sep 2020): The Perfect Solution for Integrating with a POS
Are you selling on Amazon and thinking about whether or not you should have some of your products fulfilled by them? Maybe you're trying to look for a completely different ecommerce fulfillment
company to store and deliver your products. Either way, it makes sense to understand the differences between that and dropshipping
Dropshipping is one of the easiest ways to take your ecommerce business to the next level. You can “stock” a wide selection of amazing products for your customers to choose from, without having to worry about the headaches of things like storing and shipping items. Additionally, unlike selling on Amazon and eBay, you can choose to deliver your products from your own branded website.
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You know the drill. A customer stops by your store and tries to buy a product. They're pretty pumped about this new pair of shoes, completing a few hours of research and forking over a large chunk of money during the checkout process. Only one problem lurks in the shadows: The shoes are out of stock. Inventory management software could be the difference between losing customers for life and keeping people around for years to come.
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Seeing as how the market is so large, we wanted to find out which free WordPress ecommerce plugins stand out. The conclusion is in: We believe WooCommerce serves as the best free WordPress ecommerce plugin. Throughout our research, over the past two weeks we narrowed the field down to eight, with Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) and Ecwid ranked right behind WooCommerce. We like WooCommerce for its superior integration tools and beautiful potential layouts. EDD has better tools for digital goods, while Ecwid looks to be the simplest for beginners.
The advent of the digital world has made starting a store online easier than ever. However, there are still steps that you need to take to set yourself up for success. For instance, having the right ecommerce solution in place ensures that you’re ready to transform your website with everything from shipping support, to a checkout.
The question is, which free WordPress eCommerce plugins are best for your WordPress website? A quick search on Google brings up tons of options, ranging all the way from HubSpot to SendinBlue for email marketing and landing pages.
So, which solution should you try?
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