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Published: Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:48:25 -0600

 



How Recurring Payments Can Boost Your Business Bottom Line

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:02:09 -0600

Benefits to recurring payments for faster business growth. This explains how you can grow a online business faster if you use a recurring payments service.



Small-Shop E-Commerce Strategy

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:43:17 -0600

E-Commerce or E-business is becoming ubiquitous. It has its advantages. First, it gives customers an option to browse through several products with the click of a mouse and second, owners can easily expand their business and reach a bigger audience.



10 E-Commerce Mistakes Which Every Store Owner Should Avoid

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:20:05 -0600

Running an online store is easy but making it a successful one is not everyone's cup of tea. Here are few common mistakes that most of the online store owners make. Such mistakes kill your sales and put you at risk.



Why Are Items Returned to Your Store?

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:31:43 -0600

Product returns are an unavoidable part of eCommerce, but should you put up with it? This article enumerates the reasons customers return their purchases, to help you reduce your return rate.



Is Your ECommerce Listing Ready for Q4 and the Holiday Shopping Season?

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:26:34 -0600

Whether you sell on eBay, Amazon.com, or Shopify, stunning product photography sells. Many online sellers forget to have their listings optimized in time for the last quarter of the year (Q4) when 70% of all retails sales are made. This article aims to remind sellers about ways to improve listings before the holiday rush.



9 Simple Ways Amazon Sellers Can Improve Product Photography

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:26:26 -0600

This article was written for the beginning seller on Amazon to increase his or her product photography skills. No technical understanding of photography is necessary. Simple tips, affordable accessories, packaged in a way that sells more products online.



What To Ask Your CRM Consulting Company Before Hiring Them

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:25:57 -0600

To make sure that company meets your requirements and can exploit your resources well, you should ask a few important questions before you choose them for your organization. Here are some of the questions you need to ask your CRM consulting company before hiring them.



Tips On How To Make This Sales Season More Successful

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 09:58:50 -0600

What is the most intense period in the eCommerce? Of course, it is the end of the year when Black Friday, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year are coming. There are some pieces of advice how to increase sales and make the sales season even more successful.



The 12 Days of ECommerce Christmas

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 10:48:37 -0600

Everybody's busy planning for Christmas and your store will be crazy busy processing orders left and right. This article takes you through the steps of preparing your eCommerce business. Find out how to get the right stuff in your inventory, how to find a shipping company and how to pull off the right marketing strategy, among others. With that said, you may proceed when you're ready.



Why Shopping Cart Development Is Important For An Ecommerce Website

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:03:07 -0500

The shopping cart is software that acts as an online store's catalog and ordering process. It is also considered as a shopping basket. It is interference between the website and it's deeper infrastructure to buy and modify the product you chose and purchase. It is a common thing that almost every ecommerce website must have. One of the biggest mistake most of the ecommerce website owner made is underestimating its power, which in result they lose a number of customers and their trust as well.



An Introduction to the Magento E-Commerce Platform

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 10:24:11 -0500

Magento is an open source e-commerce platform. An e-commerce platform like Magento allows a business to setup a website selling products to customers online, while providing an administrative interface where the business can manage their products, customers, orders among other things. Magento was first released in 2008 and since then it's grown to become the most popular e-commerce platform today (30% market share in May 2015) and is now powering over 200,000 online stores.



Tips for Mastering the Fundamentals of E-Commerce

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:45:25 -0500

There's a lot to focus on when it comes to running a successful e-commerce business. It's easy for store owners to get overwhelmed by the various aspects of your website, social media profiles and more. Here are simple explanations of the main things to focus on to increase sales, order values and customer satisfaction.



Five Ways to Be ECommerce-Ready for the Holidays

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:52:08 -0500

Is your eCommerce business all set for the busiest, not to mention most profitable, time of the year? This article takes you through 5 helpful steps to ensure your success in the upcoming holidays. The holiday shopping season kicks off on Black Friday and continues all the way up to Boxing Day. Apart from your inventory, find out what else you need to prepare for.



Who Else Wants to Beat Amazon?

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:46:03 -0500

So many companies are after the position of Amazon. The latest of them is... drum roll... Walmart. Do you think the latter has the wares to outperform eCommerce giant Amazon?



Top Marketplaces To Sell Your Magento Extensions for Magento Developers

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:39:35 -0500

MagentoConnect is the undoubtedly best ever marketplace to sell your Magento extensions but Magento development companies prefer to create their own stores to sell extensions. For freelance Magento developers It might be tough to find an alternate marketplaces to sell extensions. So here, we have listed best marketplaces to sell your Magento extensions.



Pitfalls When Selling Services Online

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:10:02 -0500

We can't imagine our life without online shopping and it seems that everything we need can be bought online. E-commerce is widely used for selling different services. But very often merchants don't take into account that the services are not physical products and require special approaches to their promotion. Let's take a closer look at the peculiarities of e-commerce marketing services.



4 Amazing Magento Themes for Your Online Store

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:51:18 -0500

Here we are presenting 4 amazing and highly responsive Magento Themes which you can use for your online store. Well with the help of Magento you can get your hands on high quality e-commerce websites and that too at affordable prices.



Top 5 Ecommerce Myths Busted

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:07:46 -0500

The reason for a significant number of ecommerce disappointments has been the myths related to the ecommerce industry. Here is a list of top 5 ecommerce myths you may have believed in till now.



What Should Be Considered Before Buying a Modern Kilt?

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:35:16 -0500

A modern kilt can be a stylish, cool alternative to jeans or trousers for everyday wear, work or an occasion like a musical festival.Think a kilt is a kilt? Think again! Modern kilts come in many different styles,



How to Hire the Right ECommerce Website Developer

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 14:09:09 -0500

Read this article to learn how to hire the right eCommerce website developer to make your eStore a success. If you are planning to launch an eStore, hiring an eCommerce website developer is obvious. With the right developer, you can ensure the eStore achieves its sales target easily. But with so many eCommerce developers in the market, choosing the right one is a cumbersome task.



The Benefits of Online Advertising

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:51:01 -0500

Advertising is telling the public about our product, service, skill or expertise. It is basically about trying to sell something. Therefore, we are all marketers all the way.



Using the Latest Technology to Make Ecommerce Solutions Simple and Secure

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 10:34:21 -0500

Advancements in technology are making ecommerce solutions more simple and secure. Guaranteed servers guarantee your customer's personal information is shielded from hackers and identity thieves. The first step towards entering the area of ecommerce is executing a solid, user friendly web site design. And that is very important, utilize an internet site design that is appropriate for internet search engine optimization. The rapid growth of ecommerce is partially due of the fact that broadband and high speed Internet connections have become more common and affordable. Speedier Internet connections will not be a free pass for web site designers to start loading down pages with large graphics and significant quantities of streaming media.



Black Friday & Season Sales Are Coming. Are You Ready?

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:58:34 -0500

It is well-known that Black Friday is a special day for ecommerce. It opens the season of sales - a period of great opportunities. It is known in advance, but as our experience shows, many merchants get taken by surprise and for some reason they are not ready to sell more. In 2016, Black Friday will be on 25th of November. As usual, most major retailers and online stores will open extremely early, often at midnight or even earlier. Now, there is still enough time to prepare. Here we consider some suggestions how to prepare your store for the season of great sales.



Interesting Tips to Choose Magento 2 Extensions

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 11:01:24 -0500

Magento is the most widely used platform that holds a collective market share of about 20% of all the ecommerce websites. Magento 2 has already been introduced in November 2015 and research has stated that this percentage will rise further in the coming future.



5 Inventory Management Tips for Ecommerce Businesses

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:09:46 -0500

In a retail industry that is increasingly becoming multichannel, the way you manage your overall inventory will also decide the fate of your online store. In this article we will talk about 5 ways you can optimize your inventory management.



How to Become a Skilled Content Writer

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:25:43 -0500

Content writers produce promotional articles. These articles are expected to attract people and organizations to the products or services that are being promoted. This is the truth.



Ecommerce Business Challenges Faced By Startups

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:31:33 -0500

Undoubtedly, the internet has changed the way; we communicate shop and conduct business. Therefore, ecommerce is a booming industry, which makes the buying and selling convenience for the buyers and sellers as well by a single click only. This is the major reasons why more and more people about to set their footprints in the ecommerce industry.



Contemporary Kilts: The Perfect Way to Celebrate Your Heritage

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:10:30 -0500

A tartan contemporary kilt is an update on the classic tartan kilt that is designed with the tastes, needs and lifestyles of modern men in mind. While the kilts are made from the same types of tartan plaid fabrics as traditional kilts, their designs are geared more toward everyday wear.



Mobile App Vs Website for ECommerce

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:52:23 -0500

Nobody can ignore the importance of mobile platform, especially e commerce businesses who are witnessing an influx in customer visits to their site from a mobile platform. As per a study done in 2015, 85% consumers prefer mobile apps over websites and 41% smartphone owners had made at least one purchase from their smartphone. Further, the worldwide market share of mobile commerce is expected to touch 70% by 2017 and by 2020 it is expected that the revenue generated by mobile commerce will be around $ 284 billion.



How To Reduce The Risk Of Ecommerce Fraud?

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:21:19 -0500

Nowadays, the problem of ecommerce fraud is very common. This is the major reason people are afraid to shop online because they don't want to be a victim in online fraud. However, it really doesn't mean that you stop shopping online; after all, it is something you cannot live without. It's good to beware of becoming a victim of fraud via online shopping rather than giving up on it.



Make Your Life Better With The Best Online Deals and Discounts

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:01:46 -0500

This human life indeed is full of changes at every step. From the beginning of life, to the end of life, we go through numerous changes. But we should never compromise with the quality of life, the moment we get an understanding of the real life. This article would talk about how can we keep our lifestyle healthy and creamy with top online deals and discounts.



How M-Commerce Will Evolve Your Business?

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 08:08:04 -0500

Customers prefer simple and friendly ways in buying or banking or any other work they do. Hence, your business outputs should be designed in a customer-friendly manner, which eventually makes a path to your organizational success.



The Top Ecommerce Platforms That Can Take Your Business High

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 08:04:06 -0500

Year-by-year, the advancement in the ecommerce technology make it clear that creating your identity over the World Wide Web is not enough. To match your steps with the high competition, you have to take one step further in the direction of attaining new heights in the business.



Best WordPress Plugins for E-Commerce

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:02:52 -0500

The article provides a list of leading WordPress plugin for e-commerce. These plugins are free and can be used by anyone with a basic knowledge of computer. With these plugins you can build your own e-commerce website and customize it according to your needs.



Multi Vendor Ecommerce Platforms: Their Why and How

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 08:59:55 -0500

If you think that ecommerce has been primarily responsible for changing the face of retail, then let us tell you that multi vendor platforms have taken ecommerce to the next level. Today, we will explain the details of their fundamentals and discover reasons why ecommerce entrepreneurs are investing in the same.



Tips For Increasing Ecommerce Conversion Rates

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:02:31 -0500

In the past couple of decades, ecommerce has evolved from being a mere luxury for certain "internet savvy" individuals to being a necessity for just about anyone connected to the internet. And the rise of smartphones has only added to the ecommerce juggernaut.



Benefits of Proper Inventory Management in eCommerce

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:47:17 -0500

There are many factors working behind a successful eCommerce business. Inventory management is one of those contributing factors playing an important role in benefiting the online retail business. Proper management of inventory help businesses in keeping track of the orders fulfilled on time and aids in maintaining the warehouse space accordingly. However, this was just a small gist related to the advantages attached to a good inventory management.



How To Start An Ecommerce Business

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:44:03 -0500

Starting an ecommerce business is actually a tough task to do, which require a lot of research investment in terms of money and time as well. With a number of patrons shopping online increasing day by day, so, more and more people want to take one step further to the growth of their business.



Ecommerce Designs: Tell a Tale With Pictures

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:05:30 -0500

Today images are no more optional but an integral part of ecommerce sites. Images are more powerful tools than text. One of the biggest reasons why e-commerce stores employ them is because of their ability to tell compelling stories, persuade and inspire visitors as well.



Bread Crumbs In eCommerce: What You Should Know

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:43:30 -0500

"Bread crumbs" is an unusual name of the navigation chain which can be presented on a website to improve its usability. This element gives users better understanding of the relation between a page where they are (like a category page or product page) and higher level pages. How it happens and why it is so convenient for users - we will review in this article.



eCommerce: Why Cross-Selling Is an Important Element Besides Your Layout

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:36:24 -0500

The year 2016 presents tremendous opportunities for cross-selling techniques. eCommerce businesses can actually bolster sales records by even up to 30% by resorting to cross-selling. As a retailer you do have the chance to generate extra traffic during the sales period by adding new features and optimizing user experience.



Features That Make Magento A Good Choice For Your eCommerce Website

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 10:28:06 -0500

Setting up a business on the internet comes with its own set of complications. The task is not limited with getting an online store created only; rather, a whole host of activities are there to take care. For a business, the foremost priority is to select a right platform to realize their eCommerce goals.



E-Commerce and the Unlimited World of Best Online Deals

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:24:51 -0500

This article talks about e-commerce and how to reach the top of the race of being the best online deals seller. We can learn about areas in which maximum response could be given by the customers. There are many things that one can start a business in, and this article would throw some light on what would be a sapient option through which maximum profit can be generated along with serving the customers with their requirements.



Interesting Facts About An Ecommerce Website You May Not Know About

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:43:56 -0500

Do you want to know why you should start doing business online? Why do you need a website? There are lot more questions that confuse the businessman's while make an investment decision for their business. Most of the people don't even know about the actual benefits of a having a website.



Tools and Techniques You Should Know To Stand Out in the eCommerce Platform

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:51:48 -0500

Fully integrated system software can be very beneficial for managing your online and physical store. You just have to know the right tools and techniques to look for.



Why Magento Is Preferred Over Other E-Commerce Platforms

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 15:41:43 -0500

Here we are presenting biggest reasons that make Magento a reliable e-commerce platform. The platform offers everything that is required by a Magento web developer and best suit the need to develop medium and large e-commerce sites.



Trust Magento Developer And Get The Best E-Commerce Platform For Your Business

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 09:16:01 -0500

There was a time when we had to visit shop after shop to buy the product of our choice. The advent of online shopping broke the age-old norm and brought us a lot of convenience along the way. More businesses followed the trend and went online to benefit from the wave of shopping that swept through the world.



Things You Should Know Before Using Joomla To Set Up Your eCommerce Website

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 09:13:26 -0500

An eCommerce website is the destination where one can find and discover what they want to buy online. To run an online business, you need a platform that allows you to sell your products over the World Wide Web and for this; you have to consult a leading eCommerce Website Designing Company.



eCommerce Marketing Strategies To Increase Sales & Traffic

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:22:53 -0500

Any eCommerce business wanting to succeed in this competitive environment needs to have the right marketing strategies in place. Here are some eCommerce marketing strategies you can use to get the best out of your eCommerce venture.



Types Of Search Queries And Their Use In eCommerce

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:07:56 -0500

The most popular classification of search queries suggests their division into transactional, informational and navigational. It was announced in 2002 and since then has been widely used by marketing and SEO specialists to understand customers' behavior.The main problem is that most of the queries do not lead to sales, and it is absolutely logical. Let's learn some more about them.



Online Business - The Dangers of Not Starting Now

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 13:37:17 -0500

First, we all know that there is now high possibility that businesses without any form of online presence may likely go out of business in the short-run. Thus, more businesses are starting to secure a space in the online business world.



Re-Vamp Your E-Commerce Company With These Simple Hacks!

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 15:16:49 -0500

Anybody who has something to sell proceeds with starting their own company, this has led to an up rise in the number of competitors in this industry. Which is why standing out in the e-commerce ecosystem is crucial for a company.



Why eCommerce Platforms/Online Shops Have Become So Important in Our Daily Lives

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 14:53:52 -0500

It's no longer news that over 60% of internet users make use of one form of e-Commerce service or the other. This is largely due to its convenience, and ease of access.



Hire Dedicated Magento Developers to Remain Competitive In the Market

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 10:22:24 -0500

Hiring skilled, dedicated developers from a web development company is also considered to be the most effective means to create website applications and even ecommerce based stores. Magento is a popular open source ecommerce software platform that offers numerous features to create robust applications.



5 Reasons Why You Should Use WooCommerce As Your Ultimate eCommerce Platform

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 07:48:08 -0500

In recent times, the sales on the internet are flourishing better than ever. As the sales online are seeing hiked graphs, many business owners choose not to ignore how important digital marketing is. But it is not really a cake walk to excel in eCommerce . One should go through a lot of ideas before concluding upon one strategy. When it comes to such important decision making, entrepreneurs commonly get confused between what platform they must be using to start their online store. There are plenty of options to choose from and the fact that you need to select one platform could be a tough decision for you to make if you are a new entrepreneur.



10 Tips On How To Organize Effective an E-Mail Campaign In Ecommerce

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:16:12 -0500

Needless to say that email marketing is one of the most effective channels which allow delivering the necessary information to customers and increasing sales. But it is only possible if you know how to do this. Any email campaign can crash and have a long negative influence due to improper organization. Further, we will take a closer look at email marketing and identify the most important aspects of making this channel as effective as possible.



The Frameworks That Simplify the Development of an eCommerce Store

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 11:23:05 -0500

A successful development of eCommerce store is a very challenging task. From the visibility in search engine to the onsite functionality, the project developers and businessmen, building the eCommerce sites need to be concerned on a great range of factors.



Order Fulfillment Companies And Shopify

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:27:34 -0500

Shopify is an online store system that allows those with nearly no experience to open an online shop and sell to the public. Shopify fulfillment companies make the order processing easy.



6 Online Stores And Their E-Commerce Marketing Strategies To Learn

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:09:23 -0500

With more than 10 million stores over the web, there is no deny in the fact that e-commerce is booming like never before. The high penetration of mobile devices with hi-speed internet access and the convenience that comes with shopping while being at home of the workplace have triggered the soaring success of these stores.



8 Strategies For Success In Ecommerce

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:00:19 -0500

Focusing on the 4Ps of marketing - Product, Price, Place and Promotion can give you a starting point to build a strategy that leads you to ecommerce success. Here are some tips that will guide you to success in the competitive world of ecommerce.



Best Magento Extensions For Your E-Commerce Website

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:34:44 -0500

Magento is one of the most popular open source platforms written in PHP. It provides full control over the content and functionality of the website and a flexible shopping cart system as well. It was originally launched in the year 2008. Its main function is to provide excellent user experience, smooth navigation, and conversion rate and revenue generation. This is widely used by developers for an e-commerce website because it supports multiple currencies and languages as well.



6 Fundamentals Of An eCommerce Website

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:46:40 -0500

eCommerce websites have been on the rise for the past couple of years, so much so that they have replaced brick and mortar storefronts in retail business. eCommerce is integrating technology, retail experience, aesthetics, and lightweight online store design in an innovative way that users are thoroughly enjoying.



Mobile Application Necessity For Your Ecommerce Business

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:05:08 -0500

What are smartphones without mobile applications? Why do we need mobile applications for eCommerce? These are some of the most common questions that can be answered by smart consumers and mobile application development companies. Android, Windows, and iOS platform development have fetched more than $100 Billion worldwide. Mobile technology has become the need of the hour.



The Latest News In Magento and eCommerce Development

Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:39:30 -0500

Magento, the most popular eCommerce platform has tons to offer to new and old businesses who are moving from brick and mortar stores to online ones. There is always some kind of buzz going on and it's very difficult to keep up with the latest news. Magento is a feature rich eCommerce platform that undergoes continuous improvements and there are new updates and features waiting for businesses to try and make the most of while they strive to improve their online sales and provide customers with exemplary shopping experiences while at their online store.



Fresh Content: Important Peculiarities For Online Stores

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:58:24 -0500

Online store owners may face a problem with content updates. On the one hand, there is a recommendation to publish fresh content regularly, but on the other hand, there are a lot of static pages in an online store with relevant information which do not require to be updated. Let's take a closer look at this problem and try to identify what should be updated, how often and why it is important.



The Things You Need To Know About E-Commerce Today

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 13:26:56 -0500

First of all, it's not about the measure but about the product quality. You need to start looking from the perspective of the buyer and not the seller. Always make sure you sell good quality products, which you would prefer to buy yourself. It's not always about making money, but to give something nice to your consumers that they remember you for. If you only have a few products to sell, make sure that you present them well and bring out the value in the product that buyers are looking for. Today, buyers are looking for good quality products, reasonable price and a user-friendly platform to buy them from. Your portal will be simple and easy to get access to with less clutter and the right amount of information. The key to selling online is not on the home page of your website, but in the product page. This is the page where buyers access the products and make their minds whether they will buy them or not. Make sure you have good images of the products with all the information related to them like, product description, features, benefits and sizes, etc. Again the key here is to think like a customer and see if you're able to deliver all the details about what the customer would like to see.



Rise of E-Commerce Web-Designing Companies

Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:08:31 -0500

In last one decade, many E-commerce websites have mushroomed on the internet- front. The main reason being, the busy lifestyles of people where they are not left with time to devote for shopping or going to malls for some specific product. Whatever time they get, they want to spend it with family and in leisure activities. That's why, the demand of ecommerce websites has increased a lot.



Discover The Science Behind High E-Commerce ROI

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:12:10 -0500

E-commerce businesses are currently booming across the world and every day, new entrants are registering their presence. More people are now inclined to shop online or to order for services via their mobile devices than ever before. In this respect, it is also true that revenues are soaring high, and the objective of every online merchant is to get a decent ROI i.e. return on investment.



One Costly Mistake For eCommerce Beginners and How To Avoid It

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:05:58 -0500

The eCommerce industry has gotten very crowded and one needs to have a competitive edge to survive in this area of business. I will share some experiences and mistakes I made when building my online store back in 2010 and challenges I encountered as I was building my business. If you are just starting to build your business or thinking of investing in putting your idea into actual products or services, you will find my experiences useful and hopefully will avoid those same mistakes.



Top Reasons To Use WordPress As An E-Commerce Platform

Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:52:59 -0500

Without any doubt, e-commerce business is spreading its arms with great pace, as more and more people love to shop online rather than visiting the market personally. The major reason behind the success of every e-commerce business is a well-designed and professional website that opens the door to countless opportunities for the growth of the business.



Six Building Blocks of an eCommerce Website Layout

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:54:00 -0500

There is more to an eCommerce store's success than a stocked-up inventory. For an online store to become successful, it first needs to get its basics right. Explore the six building blocks that make up an eCommerce website's layout.



What Goes Into A Good E-Commerce Site?

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 12:58:32 -0500

An E-Commerce site is definitely a great way to set up your sales so that transactions can be conducted in an easy and effective matter. However, building and designing an e-commerce site takes a good understanding of how to design it in a way that will help the customer navigate the site.



Tips On The Online Store Usability Enhancement

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 11:08:11 -0500

There is an intense competition in the E-commerce market and the reality is that competitive companies are just one click away. Moreover, the situation is changing so fast that weak online stores may become more powerful in the short run, so if a merchant wants their store to survive they must always "keep an eye on the ball". One faultless way to keep the market share and not to lose customers is to carefully monitor usability of the online store and make it as comfortable for purchasing online as possible. In this article we will take a closer look at a few tips that can be easily implemented for improving the situation.



Customer Accounts - Enhancing Customer Purchases and Value

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:37:44 -0500

A seasoned online buyer loves the fact that a company takes the time out to encourage interaction with the buyer; in other words, customers feel that their purchase and feedback are of value to the company. Studies from business organizations like Forbes show that customer retention increases almost by 90 percent when companies provide simple and effective solutions like 'Customer Accounts' on their websites to make e-commerce a satisfying experience. Customer accounts enable online stores to track customer balances and provide store credit.



All You Need to Know About Designing for ECommerce

Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:32:24 -0500

As a web designer, the world of eCommerce is a specific environment in order to work in. On the other hand, they want to work always look great & deliver an optimized browsing experience to the visitors. Nonetheless, there is only one thing that measure of quality for eCommerce is - conversion rate.



Why Magento Is The Best Option For Your E-Commerce Dreams

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:40:58 -0500

The internet is a place full of opportunities. Be it individuals or entities, everyone stands a chance to benefit from going online. Businesses will get a wider market to cater and thus, they should not delay being there.



Choose Magento For Your Feature-Rich And Powerful E-Commerce Site

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:33:21 -0500

In today's time, it's important to have a solid presence online. Not doing the same means your business will fail to benefit from an ever-rising marketplace. To go online and get the best there, your business will need to create an e-commerce website or an online store.



Why It Is Important To Switch Your E-Commerce Website To Magento

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:43:26 -0500

Having an e-commerce website can either be a lot of work or no work at all. It all depends on the platform you pick for your business. We surely know people who are working with Magento and speaking in a straightforward way, they are more than happy.



Advantages of Accepting Credit Card Payments Online

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:28:05 -0500

In the past, the payment options were limited, so it was not quite possible for retailers to accept credit card payments. However, times have changed, and it is difficult for businesses to function without such facility. Businesses that stick to cash payments alone, especially those online, will be left behind and could lose possible sales to competition that accepts credit card payments online.



Online Payments - More Sales for Your Business

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:27:20 -0500

People who buy items on the Internet like instant results and are used to immediately paying for what they buy, but in reality, most businesses do not process payments online. On the other hand, businesses that process online payments can boost their income even more since online consumers tend to buy more products/services because of the ease, convenience and protection offered by secure online payment gateway. How Secure Online Payments Work The customer keys in his/her payment information into the payment gateway.



What Are Some of the Most Known Online Payment Methods?

Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:26:27 -0500

eCommerce and online merchants now have a way to simplify the way customers buy their products. While accepting only one form of payment can bring in a totally new customer base, it also works the other way round. Refusing only one type of payment can result to a considerable plunge in the customer base of your business.



Give Customization Benefits To Buyers And Make Your Online Store Popular

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:16:36 -0500

It's extremely important in today's time to take the business online. Without doing this, no business would be able to get a bigger and wider marketplace to cater. After all, operating in the physical world has its own share of limitations while the online world gives a great deal of freedom. Any business can set an online store and catch the attention of buyers from all parts of the globe. Such a store can operate on a 24 x 7 basis and even without facing any barrier on the front of distance or geography.



Will B2C Tactics Work in the B2B eCommerce World

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:38:58 -0500

B2B and B2C tactics are different from each other in a number of aspects. For starters, the target audience in the former is a business, while the latter is targeted towards individual customers. As compared to businesses that market their products to the consumers, B2B companies may seem like a 'hard to accomplish' prospect.



How Brick-And-Mortar Stores Have Been Influencing the Growth of E-Commerce

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:46:36 -0500

In a move that surprised everyone, Amazon opened its first bricks-and-mortar bookstore in Seattle in November, last year. However, it should not have come as such a shock. Bricks-and-mortar stores have influenced the growth of e-commerce, and will continue to do so, more than the ordinary online fanatic realizes.



Why Is Magento the Best Ecommerce Platform?

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 07:01:40 -0500

It is raining ecommerce everywhere, and Magneto makes these online portals run flawlessly while presenting top-class customer-friendly features. Magento is, in fact, everything that an ecommerce marketer would want to have on the online shopping platforms- exhibit product lines, offer simple payment gateways, deliver 24/7 customer service and manage all back-end operations effectively.



eCommerce Fulfillment Takes The Pressure Off Small Businesses

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:06:50 -0500

Shipping fulfillment businesses help eCommerce firms to be able to grow without the added responsibilities of employees or warehouse spaces. Fulfillment companies use their own employees and warehouses to act as the shipping department for you.



PCI Compliance in a Nutshell

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 07:47:51 -0500

While running your online store at some point some questions will be asked to you: Is your business PCI Compliant? Have you completed any Self Assessment Questionnaire? What Compliance level you are on? These questions might keep on going; but the best way to answer these questions will be to carefully listen what is being asked. Other than this, You should be aware about the PCI DSS Compliance and how much important it really is for you as being a merchant.



Do People Who Use PayPal Need to Be PCI Compliant?

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 07:44:26 -0500

The reality is that even acceptance of PayPal payments requires your business to be PCI Compliant (that is the truth that a lot of people are not aware of and hence they misguide others that your business doesn't need to PCI Compliant with PayPal. Nevertheless, the PayPal website clearly states about its requirements). However, it will not be wrong here to think of PayPal as payment processor. At the end, PayPal is processing, storing, and transmitting cardholder information as a merchant; while, your business is the one accepting that information. That is why the online environment you put up for protection of cardholder data can impact the payment transaction.



What You Need to Know About PCI Compliance

Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:56:08 -0500

Over a billion non-cash payment transactions occur around the world every day and among those are the payments made to your business. With the escalating threat of fraud and identity theft in today's world of eCommerce, no one is left more vulnerable than businesses just trying to accept an honest payment.



Know The Reasons That Makes Magento A Preferred Choice Of E-Commerce Merchants

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:45:00 -0500

The continual rise in the online sales in the last one decade has prompt nearly every entrepreneur to create and maintain an e-commerce store. Many even do not have a physical store at all and are making a good fortune in the e-commerce business. In the wake of this e-commerce boom, many platforms have registered a tremendous presence owing to their jaw-dropping features of which only one name Magento has captivated e-commerce merchants worldwide.



Global B2B Marketplace - A Market For Getting The Right Quality Product At The Right Price

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:11:37 -0500

A global B2B marketplace is an online forum that brings together buyers, sellers, retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers from all over the world under a single platform. It helps in globalisation of the business. It is also a place where the right quality product can be purchased at the right price.



Important Things To Do Before You Hire a Magento Developer

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 07:17:47 -0500

Magento is one of the leading eCommerce platforms and powers over 26 percent of the online stores. Whether you are a small local store or a big fashion brand, Magento has all the features to take your business to new heights of success. Magento stores can be developed and customized as per business requirements.



Seize the Sale! Use Up-Selling and Cross-Selling to Help Your Customers and Increase Profits

Fri, 10 Jun 2016 07:59:53 -0500

You have a loyal base of customers who are happy with your products and services, and many of them probably order the same items from you on a regular basis. While consistency is good and loyalty is great, have you ever considered trying to sell these customers alternative or complementary products outside of their normal purchasing behavior? It's called up-selling and cross-selling, and it's a strategy that will not only benefit them but will also help you and your bottom line.



The Essential Features of an E-Commerce Website

Thu, 09 Jun 2016 07:00:55 -0500

Instead of developing a functionality enriched website, it's important to have a professionally created site integrated with the right features. An expert e-commerce web developer focuses on creating a responsive e-commerce site incorporating the proper features and functionalities.



The Need of Catalog Management for eCommerce Stores

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:17:44 -0500

eCommerce merchants can no more understand the power of catalog management. Modern customers ask for rich and consistent product description from all retailers. eCommerce merchants need to meet these expectations if they seek to grip their position in the market.



Positive Effect Of Negative Reviews In E-Commerce

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 08:02:20 -0500

It is obvious that any online store should be socially active and communicate with its customers. One of the channels of communication is the reviews which users may place in an online store or on third-party sites. The influence of positive reviews and comments works great and helps online business a lot. But the negative reviews are often perceived as evil and something that will prevent the sales. Further, we will try to understand whether or not negative reviews are so dangerous and how they really affect the potential buyers.



Image-Based Searches and Visual Marketing to Introduce Drastic Changes to E-Commerce

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 11:43:58 -0500

The drastic shift to mobile commerce is completely changing the shopping trends in most countries as social media and fashion blogging are pushing for several crowdsourced fashion trends. With a staid online shopping experience, shoppers are now keen on clothes worn by people like them, rather than celebrities user photos are trusted more than professional photos, as more than 39 per cent are touted to buy clothing if they are worn by fellow shoppers.



Top Magento Extensions To Optimize Your eCommerce Store

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 07:01:10 -0500

Magento has gained immense popularity in the eCommerce market and it is an incomparable eCommerce platform that allows business owners to increase the revenues and target more audience all around the globe. So, if online retailers are willing to gain the most benefits from this feature rich Magento development platform, it is very important to install an effective extension in the shopping website.



Top 5 Things You Should Do for the SEO of Your E-Commerce Website

Fri, 27 May 2016 11:10:00 -0500

SEO or Search Engine Optimization is one of the most popular techniques used to increase the ranking of your website on search engines including Google, Yahoo, and Bing, etc. No doubt, every online marketer wants to increase the ranking of their website.



How to Stay Competitive in the Era of Easy eCommerce

Tue, 24 May 2016 11:37:52 -0500

The growth of the digital economy has opened up many new opportunities for starting a business online. Ten minutes spent creating a profile on eBay, Etsy, or Amazon, and anyone can get their products in front of hundreds of millions of active consumers who are already shopping and ready to buy. However, the disadvantage with selling commodities online is that new entrants tend to drive prices to the bottom. Learn the key to keeping your products and brand competitive for the long-term.