One of the most important parts of a website is without a doubt the photos that are being used on the website. Images are important if you want social sharing, visitors, ‘likes’ and center stage in the virtual world. A website with images of a poor quality is doomed to get fewer visitors and conversions than a website with stunning images. If you are worried that finding amazing images for your website might seem like a time consuming chore, then fear not, there are tons of tools to help you fix this aspect too and here are my favorite 40 such sites:
Have you heard of Stripe Atlas?
If not, you may be in for a treat, because it's one of the more ambitious endeavors taken on by the Stripe payment processor, enabling affordable worldwide business transactions no matter where your company is located.
Everyone will tell you that numbers can be really boring really fast unless you are an accounting who loves to crunch numbers, a great way of displaying this information is through information graphics or infographics. They can make very boring data much more interesting.
Even though 2016 is only a few months old, we have already seen some absolutely stunning Infographics, the subjects of these range from Matcha Tea to Ecommerce trends for 2016 and adwords made easy in 2016, but they all have one thing in common, they were designed by someone who knew exactly what they were doing.
Think about the type of customer support you dish out to your customers. Is it through live chat, email and over the phone? Do you have forums, knowledge bases and handy video blogs to guide customers on how to use products?
Ecommerce started to grow strongly in the last 5 years and it's in a continuous ascent, as now powers 45,4% percentage of the entire web. It is obvious that most of the customers use the internet to make a purchase. Since 2012, an increasing number of people buy things online and, today, there are around $1,92 trillion ecommerce sales worldwide.
So is ecommerce the business to focus on in the future? There's no doubt here.
Can you remember the last book you read? Was it Harry Potter? The Martian? Or Fifty Shades of Something? Can you think of any business books or ecommerce books you've read recently that have improved the way you do business online?
That's right, books are not only for cuddling up next to a fire or just dream big. They're around to make you think about the changes you can make with your online business, and they can also serve as relaxing ways to decompress at the end of the day!
In the last 20 years, the ecommerce business has changed the way we transact. We simply can’t deny the fact. The growing ecommerce trends and innovation have made it feasible for B2B and B2C sellers to reach a wider audience and market their brands better.
Open source ecommerce platforms had always been a leader until few years back, when SaaS based ecommerce platforms gained popularity and increased user-adoption, changing the face of ecommerce forever. This begs the question about the ‘state of open source ecommerce Platforms’ and how/if they’re survive the threats posed by the new and shiny SaaS options.