Archive for November, 2012

Web Design Elements that Increase Conversion Rates

November 19, 2012

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 Easy Way to Test your Site in Multiple Browsers

November 12, 2012

(1) Go to http://browsershots.org/

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Your Online Store Needs a Stress Test

November 9, 2012

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 [...]

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Good News for Small Online Retailers

November 7, 2012

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 [...]

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Customer Testimonial

November 6, 2012

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 [...]

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