Think of the last time you purchased an item online.
Did any of the reviews sway your decision on whether or not to buy?
Although Amazon has been seeing its fair share of biased reviews, this doesn't mean that the reviews still don't work. In addition, you, as an independent ecommerce professional, still have some pull next to Amazon, due to no one ruining the system with free gifts for reviewers.
Continue reading “WooCommerce Reviews” Add-on: Drastically Grow Your Number of Online Reviews
Effective landing page creation baffles many small business owners. Either they don't understand the advantages of landing pages, or they feel like it takes too long to construct the pages for each new product released on an ecommerce store. In fact, getting landing pages built is one of the top five challenges faced by small business marketers.
Continue reading Landing Page Creation For Ecommerce: The Ultimate Guide for Maxmium Conversions
Sometimes it's not exactly ideal when you're running an ecommerce store and trying to use a third-party email newsletter engine like MailChimp, AWeber or Campaign Monitor.
Problems arise when you attempt to connect the automated emails to your products, receipts and transactions, seeing as how these aren't integrated solutions for the ecommerce world.
However, SmartrMail has a different approach.
Continue reading SmartrMail Review: An Incredible Email Solution for all Ecommerce Stores
Online companies rise and fall depending on the quality of search engine optimization.
Let's say you start an online store. The idea rocks, your employees handle customer service like pros, and most of your shipments arrive ahead of schedule. Sounds like a pretty solid start, right?
The only problem lies in the SEO. This hypothetical company has failed to complete research on what it takes to beat out the competition on Google. Therefore, a far less competent company, with sub-par support and a mediocre product beats your company out.
Continue reading Best SEO Tools for Ecommerce: SemRush vs Ahrefs vs SpyFu vs Majestic vs Moz
Today we're publishing an enlightening guest post by Rosalie Dores, whom I had the pleasure to meet at her fabulous mindfulness courses in London. As much as we love the web and the opportunities ecommerce is offering us, I am sure many of you feel the intense pressure that technology and social media are putting on us. Let us try together to find the right balance.
Continue reading 24/7 Connectivity – A Choice
The age of affordable mobile apps is upon us. You can find dozens of builders online that help you construct a simple small business app without spending thousands of dollars on a developer. It works by providing pre-built templates and simple builders that anyone can manage.
The only problem is that some of the builders can get pricey the more downloads you have, and I've yet to find a solution to truly integrates with an ecommerce store.
However, that may have changed recently, since we were introduced to a company called Plobal Apps.
Continue reading Plobal Apps Review: A Swift Mobile App Builder, Strictly for Online Stores
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.
Continue reading Best Inventory Management Software (March 2017)
Finding a product to sell or promote online is the hard part. Maybe you've invented your own product, or maybe you've made some relationships for a niche dropshipping store. Regardless, how to learn WordPress will be a key element of your journey.
Continue reading Learn WordPress: How to Build the Best Websites and Online Shops by Yourself