What’s it like running an online business? Are there certain hours most owners wake up? Is it all delegating tasks and sitting back raking in passive income?
Well, no. It’s quite the opposite actually, since some of the most successful ecommerce business owners work long hours, live and breathe their companies and create an atmosphere where both employees and customers are satisfied.
Whether you’re just getting started building your Shopify site, or researching the possibility of setting up a Magento or WordPress ecommerce site, it’s wise to understand your responsibilities as a digital entrepreneur who makes most of your money through an online shop.
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Imagine a world where you could build an ecommerce website and not have to worry about whether or not it looked good or offered a quality user experience.
Sounds pretty amazing, right?
Now forget that ridiculous fantasy, because it's never going to happen.
Continue reading The Best Places to Find Feedback About Your Ecommerce Website
It is no secret that everyone loves to win things, just look at the lottery, even though the chance of winning is minimal, people still spend a lot of money on tickets, hoping they get the winning ticket. Hosting a good giveaway can boost your visibility as well as your brand awareness among your customers.
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The new year is just around the corner, and therefore it is a good idea to see if your ecommerce shop is ready for the new year, here are 5 ways to prepare, for the new year. Most of then don't take more than a few minutes but can really make a difference.
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Shoppers nowadays prefer to catch sales online, such as those on the days right before and after Christmas, instead of heading outdoors and trying to shop in retail outlets. Therefore, online sales, especially during the holidays, are on the rise.
There are many ways you can use this upward trend to your advantage in the 2015 holiday season without spending a lot on marketing. From website optimization to using email marketing, we provide a laundry list of ways in which you can boost your holiday sales this year!
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The last decade saw some major changes in the ecommerce landscape. From expanded delivery services to purchases via apps to social checkout, online retailing is constantly changing to meet the growing demands of consumers and we are likely to see further changes in the coming year.
2015 is almost gone and marketers are preparing for a new year, along with a new set of challenges. Here are 4 online retail predictions to help you get ready for 2016!
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How many platforms are you currently selling products on? One? Three? Ten?
Is one of those platforms Facebook?
You've probably heard it time and time again: You need to get on Facebook.
All businesses, big and small, hear these words without getting much advice on how to do it successfully.
Well, the fact of the matter is, if you have a website, you should also at least have plans to sell on places like Amazon, Facebook, and Etsy. And we're going to give you the advice to create a Facebook Shop page.
In a world filled with multi-platform companies, it's hard to keep up with competition if you don't expand to where your customers hang out the most. So, what's one of the spots online that people spend the most time?
So, what's one of the spots online that people spend the most time?
That's right, it's Facebook.
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Everyone will tell you that there is nothing more difficult that picking the right domain name, therefore we have provided four tips that we think are really important to keep in mind when choosing the right domain.
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