The world of SEO is one of the more frustrating parts of running an online business. You can read up on the common SEO tips, and those are more than likely going to give you a competitive advantage over other companies in the market.
You'll also find all sorts of cool SEO tools that do everything from SEO evaluation to image alt tag creation.
Your first step with an online store should be to focus on the basics of SEO. That includes image alt tags, keyword use, blogging and complete product page optimization.
This way you can at least get on the same playing field as the competition.
But what about going above and beyond? Are there some more unique SEO tips you can follow to strengthen your online business?
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Sometimes you stumble upon an ecommerce platform that looks too good to be true.
I would argue that PinnacleCart is one of those situations, since it has an onslaught of built-in features, and the integrations cater to some niche companies.
However, this one is all true, seeing as how the support is strong, we like the themes, and dropshippers can get up and running fast.
Continue reading Pinnaclecart.com Review: Doba, Quickbooks and Facebook Integrations Drive it Home
If you've ever played Cards Against Humanity, at some point you had to have to figure out that the Chicago creators are not exactly your regular business people. They've shared their story with numerous publications, developed one of the most popular, and raunchiest, party games in the world, and most of the creators still hold their regular day jobs, even after selling millions of copies of the game.
Continue reading Blackbox.cool Review: Cards Against Humanity Creators Make Shipping Affordable
For some reason companies selling services feel like they must send out a invoice after the job is done. Sure, sometimes this can bring in more new customers, but what about being able to charge those who don't need to see the work first. Or what about past clients who know you already do good work?
Service industries get stuck with invoicing, making it more probable their clients forget, or refuse, to pay them. Most of the time this isn't fair at all, considering the average web design company or contractor is not out to scam every one of their clients.
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If you've worked with Shopify in the past, you've asked the question, “Which Shopify apps are the best?” The question generally comes from beginners trying to scale up their stores, but eventually, you'll start hearing similar thoughts ringing in your head. Although this time, it'll be more focused, like apps for accounting, email marketing or social media. You're also bound to hear yourself thinking about budgetary restraints, meaning the free and affordable apps are generally on your radar first.
Although this time, it'll be more focused, like apps for accounting, email marketing or social media. You're also bound to hear yourself thinking about budgetary restraints, meaning the free and affordable apps are generally on your radar first.
Continue reading Shopify Apps: The Best 40+ Free and Paid Apps
One of the main complaints that people have with Shopify is that you don't get any sort of drag and drop editor. Although this functionality still hasn't made its way to the system, they have released a new tool called Shopify Sections. The whole point is to quickly move around homepage content, somewhat similar to a drag and drop interface.
Continue reading Shopify Themes “Sections” – All You Need to Know
If you've tried to promote or sell your products on your Instagram account, you know that it's not exactly the easiest platform to work with.
Although tons of brands make big bucks on Instagram, it requires a little creativity to prompt your customers to click through a link and actually make a purchase.
Continue reading Shopping on Instagram – All You Need to Know