Are you interested in building a startup similar to Etsy?
One where third party vendors come to your website and sell their own products through your platform. A startup where all product management is completed by those third party vendors, leaving you to only keep track of maintaining the website.
Etsy-style websites are called multi vendor systems, since each of the vendors receive their own profile, and buyers land on the site with the ability to include products from multiple vendors in their shopping carts.
How do you go about making your own multi vendor ecommerce platform? Well, it turns out Yo!Kart is a pretty solid place to start.
Continue reading Yo!Kart Review: A Multi-Vendor Platform with Special Pricing for Startups
You have a well-thought-out business plan, you’ve researched your market, your product is solid and you even have an excellent product release strategy, so you’re ready to go aren’t you? Well, in all appearances, yes, but if you don’t have a detailed communication plan and strategy already thought out, then you don’t have the entire picture to ensure the success of your ecommerce business.
Continue reading Why Communication is Essential in Ecommerce
Did you know nearly 60%–80% of your customers who click the “buy now” button drop out without completing the checkout sequence? It's a shame, because you have worked so hard to bring them to your website and funnel them through to the checkout pipeline, only to find out there's a gushing hole that's causing most of your ready-to-buy customers to bleed away. These were the people who actually wanted to buy your product, so what went wrong?
Continue reading 7 Proven Ways to Boost Your Shopping Cart Conversion Rate
For many, ecommerce SEO is a huge pain in the arse because aside from the usual SEO to-do list of company websites like improving URL structure and creating a mobile version, you have to deal with dozens, if not hundreds (or thousands?) of product pages and descriptions.
Continue reading Ecommerce SEO Uncovered Step-by-Step: All You Need to Know
As someone who owns an app (Gleam.io) that helps businesses grow I am constantly amazed by some of the contests customers are running to engage their audiences. Contests are one of the most diverse forms and engaging forms of marketing that exist, no two are the same and there's so much you can do to make the experience unique for entrants.
Continue reading 7 Step Guide To Running Amazing Contests On Your Ecommerce Store
Ecommerce in India is growing at an astonishing rate, and more businesses are being fueled by consumer demand, improving Internet connectivity as well as VC funders spending a lot of money on Indian Businesses.
Presently, a startup called Razorpay a part of the current Y Combinator class — is giving more new businesses and bigger tech organizations in the nation the capacity to make it simpler to integrate payments into their offers.
Continue reading Razorpay Brings Payment Gateway to Indian Ecommerce Stores
As you might have noticed we are crazy about the Divi theme, and now with the new Divi Builder Plugin you can bring the love to all third party themes. This plugin will allow you to use the Divi Builder with any theme, and it will also make it easy to migrate posts and pages built with any theme powered by the Divi Builder! If you have built thousands of posts using Divi, and you decide to move to a new theme, simply install the Divi Builder plugin and everything will continue to work beautifully. If you are using a different theme, but you want more flexibility when building out your pages, then you're to install the Divi Builder Plugin to unlock your theme’s true potential.
Continue reading Divi Just Got so Much Better with the Divi Builder Plugin
Your ecommerce journey may be just starting, or maybe even coming to fruition. Regardless, we all need advice and motivation to keep us going in the tumultuous world of online business.
Continue reading The Best Books for Mastering the Ecommerce World