Choosing a shipping carrier for your online store may not seem like an important decision, but it’s one that could make or break your business. How fast and in what condition your products arrive can boost or tarnish your business’s reputation. Of course, speed isn’t the only factor that makes for great shipping – price [...]
The W3C states that its goal is to render all web content available to all people; regardless of their geographical location, language, preferred browser, or physical and mental ability. Don’t you want to ensure that your online store can be accessed by anyone, anywhere? Validation will broaden your customer base, improve user experience, and in effect, make your job easier.
5 reasons you need to validate:
No matter where you go, everyone seems to be talking about conversion rates and how you can improve them. Furthermore, everyone is claiming that they have found the panacea for conversion: SEO, Branding, Social Media, etc. While all such tools are effective, they are no panacea–especially for new store owners. Too many store owners rely [...]
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The Holidays are so close that it’s almost too late to talk about preparation. However, there some things you can do right now to ensure a successful holiday season. Your Traffic will increase during the next two months, and if you’re a new store–it will likely be heavier than ever. How do you know that [...]
If you are ever immobilized by the comparison between yourself and Amazon—don’t worry. There is not only hope, but quite a bit of promise. Rule # 1: Forget about Amazon I was reading an article on the Exclusive Concepts blog earlier. It said that the main problem for new businesses is not that they can’t [...]
Perhaps you have already seen this testimonial on our Centrifuge site, but it’s one of my favorite. Sometime you get a testimonial that really speaks to the mission of your company–and for us, this is it: “It has been a dream of mine to be able to use live inventory information from Stone Edge, combine [...]
It is twelve weeks before Christmas and EIGHT weeks before Cyber Monday. What are you doing to prepare?
KingWebmaster has partnered with GlobalShopex, a leading company for international shipping, to offer the lowest international shipping rates in your store for your international market. Expanding international eCommerce can be a very complex task and is often avoided by USA retailers. Yet… about 80% of internet shoppers are outside the US. The typical barriers include [...]
A few days ago I got an e-mail from Practical eCommerce with a Bronto White Paper attached titled, The Top Twelve Marketing Tips for the Holidays. Then I started thinking about how rushed we all get around the holidays and of our unheeded vows year after year to start preparing early. Yes, it is July…but [...]