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Shopping History Hack – Recently Viewed Items can Boost Conversions

Howdy! Want to learn about an advanced tactic will help turn more repeat visits into sales? Then read on my friend. This is a quick tip, but implementing it could be somewhat advanced. Although let’s be honest, Shopify probably has an app for this (just checked, yep, of course they do: http://apps.shopify.com/recently-viewed-products), so it may …

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International Ecommerce: Mistakes to Avoid While Sailing New Marketing Horizons

Are you expanding your target audience to a new location? Or instead, maybe you’re narrowing your reach, focusing on a specific state or town. Location-specific marketing is a whole new ball game, and there are some critical mistakes which are really easy to make when starting out. Unfortunately, they’re also very difficult to recover from. …

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Five Ways to Fight Ecommerce Fraud This Holiday Season

It’s that time again: Consumers, brick-and-mortar retailers and ecommerce merchants are all preparing for their busiest days of the year. Unfortunately, so are the online fraudsters, who become more brazen and disruptive every time the holiday season approaches. During the 2016 holidays, one out of every 97 online transactions was a fraudulent attempt (see infographic). …

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Sourcing ecommerce products from China 2019

Sourcing In China: The 2019 Ultimate Guide to Ensuring a Smooth Manufacturing Experience

Fact: A majority of the ecommerce businesses I’m familiar with, source their products from China. And with good reason. China offers a huge range of product manufacturing and sourcing options at very efficient prices. But sourcing from China doesn’t come without it’s challenges. This post, from my friends at Sourcify, will give you a solid framework for …

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How to Emulate the Success of Other Top Ecommerce Websites

Maturing into one of the top ecommerce websites in your industry is no easy journey. And there are a lot of factors to consider. Designing or sourcing quality products and identifying your target market are just the beginning. Actually reaching that audience and creating a positive customer experience is where the real challenge lies. However, you don’t have …

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Starting an Online Business | Everything You Need to Get Started

What exactly is an online business anyway? And what are the various types of Internet businesses? I’m going to answer these questions and more in this complete guide to beginning and online venture. And to be clear, I’m not talking about a simple online presence or company website.  I’m talking about websites that generate and …

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