Ecommerce marketers and business owners weighed down with growing their business while retaining customers typically turn to AI (Artificial Intelligence) to make demanding eMarketing tasks easier.
Entrepreneurs using ecommerce platforms like WooCommerce, Shopify or PrestaShop want to automate some of their processes and access reliable data to forecast sales and manage their stock.
Continue reading Shimoku Review: Is This Right for Your Ecommerce Store?
If you’re ready to invest in the best live chat apps for Shopify, you’re in the right place. Shopify is among the most popular tools for eCommerce in the world. Both easy to use and packed full of features, Shopify can give you all the tools you need to thrive in the digital world. It even has a fantastic app marketplace, which allows you to extend the functionality of your store.
Within the app marketplace, you can find a wide selection of plugins designed to work natively with Shopify. Options range from SEO solutions to inventory management tools. Today, we’re going to be looking at one of the most popular functions for customer experience: live chat.
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Running an online store is already complicated with the combination of tasks like inventory management, web design, marketing, and much more. That's why fully managed ecommerce hosting providers can come in handy to eliminate the need to handle technical, backend elements of hosting and focus more on your actual business. In this Nexcess review, we'll cover a managed hosting option for ecommerce and explain its pricing, features, and types of hosting.
After that, we'll help you decide whether or not Nexcess (owned by Liquid Web) is a viable hosting option for your online store.
Continue reading Nexcess Review (2021): High-powered Ecommerce Hosting for Magento and WordPress
It's tough finding inventory to sell online. However, the print-on-demand (POD) movement allows for a more rapid and simplified process, seeing as how you can still make your products unique, but you don't have to produce or store those items until someone purchases a product from your store. It's an excellent way to make money online, so that's why we made an in-depth guide on how to use Printful
to build your own print-on-demand store.
Continue reading How to Start a POD Store with Shopify and Printful – Step by Step Guide
Finding a host for your ecommerce site brings up all sorts of questions. Can the host support surges in traffic, especially during the holidays? Are you able to instantly configure a WordPress/WooCommerce site that gets stored on the host's servers? What about email addresses, site backups, and the ongoing costs? These are all valid questions considering an ecommerce shop requires special care and even a little downtime could mean significant losses in sales.
Quite a few hosting companies offer shared hosting plans, while others cater to those that want managed WordPress or ecommerce hosting. We've found that SiteGround provides a solid interface, pricing structure, and one-click managed WooCommerce installation that makes for a reliable, straightforward hosting environment. Because of the great potential, we thoroughly tested the host and put together an in-depth SiteGround review for you to understand how it could improve your ecommerce store.
Continue reading SiteGround Review (June 2021): Is It The Best Hosting Platform?
Site search is easily overlooked when creating a new e-commerce site. After all, your navigation menus get readers everywhere they need to go, right?
Although this may be the case, it’s a matter of fact that your customers would much prefer a site search function so that they quickly find the products they’re looking for.
In fact, site searchers are 216% more likely to convert, and as many as 40% of visitors will use site search when it’s offered – potentially, that's lots of extra sales!
This isn’t surprising when you think about it. Site searches allow visitors to quickly find the exact product or article they're looking for. Without such a feature, customers might not ever find what they want and leave, even if you could have provided them what they're looking for!
Continue reading A Quick Sajari Review: Does This Site Search Live up to the Hype?
If you're looking for a new WordPress hosting provider, you're in the right place. In this article, we're exploring a lesser-known European hosting company, RAIDBOXES. We'll delve into everything RAIDBOXES has to offer – more specifically, its features, pricing, and pros and cons.
There's lots to cover, so without further ado, let's dive straight in!
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In today's increasingly digitized world, where mobile shopping is the norm, we’re spoiled for payment options.
Apps like Apple Pay and Google Pay provide more freedom than ever before, allowing us to ditch the wallet and even our debit and credit cards!
After all, most of us have our phones on us at all times, making mobile payments a quick and convenient way of processing transactions. To make a payment with Apple Pay, you just need a compatible device connected via near field communication (NFC) – simple, right?
Apple Pay presents a convenient digital wallet that can be used for contactless payments in-store, in-app, or online purchases. You can even send money to family and friends via a simple message!
Continue reading What is Apple Pay and How Does it Work?