Instagram is a match made in heaven for those looking to use social media for ecommerce and reach out to people who are on their phones, since it's not even that common for users to open up Instagram on regular computers.
For quite some time you weren't even able to access the Instagram homepage from a PC or MAC, and you still can't post images from the primary Instagram website. What does this mean? Instagram is one of the most intimate social media networks in the world, since you gain access to every follower's personal phone. In short, it's wonderful for generating sales and pushing more people to your online store.
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As the ecommerce market has evolved, customers have become more and more aware of the companies attempts to fulfill their needs and make them happy. Nowadays, customers are not looking for a plain shopping experience because they buy with their heart and soul, and they want to be surprised. Considering these aspects and the competitive market, why don’t you take a step forward and adapt your business to the latest trends from the retail market?
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Flash sales and private sales hit the ecommerce market with a fury back in 2009 and 2010. Some would even argue that flash sales are still the most scalable ecommerce business model. However, just like all new innovations, they hit a bubble, or trickle in their effectiveness, bringing up new and exciting innovations, particularly in the ecommerce world.
So, what is the next new and upcoming wave of innovation in the ecommerce space? Could your online business see something so revolutionary that could allow you to engage your customers through an unheard of medium? Is there a sales strategy that has gone untapped?
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So you want to start a membership site, huh? It’s a daunting task, but one that pays off if you choose the right niche and execute the plan properly. I would recommend starting your strategy with some of the wonderful membership site tips from the folks at Copyblogger. After that, it’s time to get to work on building your membership site with the proper plugins.
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Depending on your online store’s credit card processor, you may get charged for something called a PCI Compliance Fee. When running an ecommerce store it’s essential to understand what PCI Compliance actually means and how it protects you and your customers from losing valuable transaction information.
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Did you know that live chat app solutions have the highest satisfaction level for any customer service channel, with a 73% approval rating? Email is the next closest with a 61% approval rating. Can you imagine how much happier your customers would be if you had a live chat module in your online store.
How much more would you have in sales? Would you be able to hire new people with the additional sales? Chances are, a live chat module could help you move to the next level with your online company. The market is filled with live chat modules, and all of them cater to different companies, so I put together a list of the best ones, with each option telling you if it’s right for your store.
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Having an online store means a constant struggle for more traffic, higher positions and conversion rate. SEO experts have covered to death the topics connected with search engine optimization of online stores but you’ll be surprised to know how many store owners neglect the tips and continue losing potential traffic and sales. Knowing the most common SEO flaws of Magento stores and following tips in this article will help you to stand head and shoulders above the competition in the tough world of eCommerce.
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Often, the largest obstacle that business owners face is being unfamiliar with the process: they are trying to figure out how to start an online retail business. So here are ten easy steps to learn how to open an online store, whether you already sell products in a brick-and-mortar location or you're starting an online business from scratch.
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