The Shopify Lite plan is not only inexpensive, but it allows you to create a simple ecommerce store within minutes. That sounds like a pretty great deal, right? Well, it depends on the situation. For most online stores I'd recommend some of the regular Shopify pricing plans, considering you receive a full online store and shopping cart, and the features are far more robust for scaling up.
However, at $9 per month, it's tempting to look at Shopify Lite and think about implementing it for your own store. And for some businesses, it may be the perfect solution for selling products online. In this Shopify Lite review, we'll talk about how the cheapest Shopify plan works and when you should be using it.
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Ever have one of those days where you needed more traffic but the thought of adding another keyword to your sales page and re-optimize the metadata just made you want to poke out an eye?
Every marketer has been there, and it’s especially tough in the ecommerce space. Traffic is our lifeblood, and when it dips, you want to do anything you can to fix it.
Well, let us present to you a new method for you to spend some time on to see some improvements in your search ranking: off-page SEO. For ecommerce brands, this is a terrific way to spread product knowledge and drive traffic from multiple different angles.
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If you're one of those people with a passion for building your very own online enterprise with the help of an ecommerce store, then this is the right place.
There's an immense amount of information all over the internet, but not all of this information is useful or actionable. You could always read hundreds of blog posts, but a better approach is to switch to podcasts for easy listening.
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Selling services online doesn't seem that difficult at first, until you start going through the entire process. You have to manage content, set up pricing, notify users when orders are made, retarget those users, and much more. Some services allow you to sell services online, but it's not too often you stumble upon one that covers every step of the customer lifecycle.
However, a service called Blackbell might have changed that. It's a wonderful platform with powerful tools for collecting payments, chatting with users, accepting reviews, and more. In this Blackwell review, we'll talk about the best features, explore the affordable pricing, and see who should consider Blackbell for selling services.
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Transaction fees are almost a guarantee with every ecommerce platform. It's become an accepted part of the business, even if you're paying a monthly fee on top of that. This is particularly true for online course platforms. However, we've found an option called Teachery, which has absolutely no fees, affordable monthly plans, and some top-notch customer support. In this Teachery review, we'll talk about things like pricing, features, and customer support. You'll start to see why Teachery doesn't charge any transaction fees and if it's the right platform for you to start selling your online courses.
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Ever had a conversation with Siri? I bet you have.
While it isn’t practically any beneficial, you can always spend a good amount of time asking her stupid questions like what Trump had for breakfast. Setting all jokes aside, chatbots have evolved considerably and become a necessary supplement of most websites.
Chatbots have been proven to be radically more efficient in gaining conversions than traditional email marketing. Having said that, this breed of bots has turned out to be the most preferred tool for growth hackers and social marketers recently.
And the reason is quite clear- imagine getting a 50-70% open rate and 20-30% CTR! That's almost 10x the average of email marketing!
I had a short conversation with Usama, CEO of Botsify as he explained how he build a platform which lets users of any skill level create and customize their own chatbots. Let's dive in:
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It's not always easy to sell digital products and services globally. Sometimes you get stuck dealing with international fees, while other times you find out that some customers aren't able to pay in their own currencies. FastSpring works to change all that, seeing as how it provides a full-stack ecommerce platform with subscription support and a wide range of currencies and languages. In this FastSpring review, you'll learn about the best features, plans, and how FastSpring helps you out with its world-class customer support.
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