Making Your First Online Sale – an eCommerce life

By |October 21st, 2016|

In the same way as the journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step, it’s the first online sale that sets your eCommerce store in motion.
Making your first sale may sound simple enough to some, but it’s not always that easy. Sometimes, acquiring that first customer for can prove […]

eCommerce Lessons from the Big Boys of Online Selling

By |June 2nd, 2016|

All across the web, you’ll find eCommerce lessons to learn from.  Many, especially those from the big dogs, can help online business owners!
Oh, online retailing… it definitely has its ups and downs!  There are many eCommerce lessons floating around the web that can help (or reassure) new and experienced eMerchants, before they […]

How eCommerce Moms Run Successful Online Stores (while watching their bank accounts grow!)

By |May 13th, 2016|

From coast to coast, mompreneurs are trying to find the delicate balance of running their own online store and continuing to be a rock star mom.  Want to watch your bank account grow as fast as your children do?  Here are some great tips that help eCommerce moms across the globe!
Anyone […]

6 Superb Websites to Help You Generate a Business Slogan

By |May 11th, 2016|

Sometimes, the hardest part of building your own business can also be the fun, creative part.  Choosing a slogan should be fun but, how can you generate a business slogan when your creative juices run dry?
When talking about company branding, is anything as important as coming up with a clever business name and […]

Is Your Online Store Following Current Social Media Trends?

By |April 22nd, 2016|

What’s gaining speed, what’s on the decline, and what’s current for social media trends in Q2 – 2016?
What in the world is going on with social media?!  The second tax quarter for 2016 is well underway and many eCommerce business owners are still scratching their heads, trying to figure out current social […]

7 Google Analytics Reports All Online Business Owners Should Use

By |April 18th, 2016|

Do you use Google Analytics reports for your online business?  We certainly hope so.  But even if you already do, you may be missing out on key reports.  Keep reading for detailed info on the top seven Google Analytics reports you should be using!
Anyone who owns an online store knows […]

6 Surefire Ways to Make Your Online Store Better Than Batman vs Superman

By |March 25th, 2016|

Let’s be blunt: both Batman and Superman can do better. So I’m sitting here thinking, what can we learn from the summer’s first bust of a movie? A lot actually. Like moviegoers, visitors to your webstore don’t want to see anything bloated, grim, or exhausting.  They need structure, purpose and […]

Yes, Every Online Store Owner Needs to Activate Google Translate

By |February 29th, 2016|

With the ever-expanding global market, every online store owner should take a few moments, right now, to activate Google Translate in their online store!  It’s free and easy so… why not?!
An advantage of online stores is that they are all have the potential to be international, as they have a […]

Why Your Online Store Needs Recurring Billing in 2016

By |February 16th, 2016|

How can recurring billing help your online store?
(Hint: It Makes You More Money!)
Recurring billing is one of the hottest trends to hit online businesses and eCommerce websites.  If you haven’t adapted a recurring-billing system for your online store yet, then the year 2016 is the best time to start.

What You Need to […]

Social Media Selling vs Marketplace Distribution: which one is better for your online store?

By |September 20th, 2015|

If you only have time to work on one, which one is better for your online store – Social Media Selling or Marketplace Distribution?
Do you own a small or mid-sized eCommerce business?  Or perhaps, are you responsible for managing one for someone else? If the answer is yes, you are probably […]