8 Questions to Ask When Choosing an eCommerce Website Hosting Company

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing an eCommerce Website Hosting Company
OpenCart gives you the freedom to host your ecommerce website with any hosting company, for any price, anywhere in the World. However, having to choose your own hosting company can often be a daunting task - especially if this is your first website.    Making sure that your webs..
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Conversational Commerce is Transforming the Online Shopping Game

Conversational Commerce is Transforming the Online Shopping Game
Saying that something is the future of something else is getting quite common these days. It definitely is a bold statement that needs some serious reasoning to be a valid argument, instead of just another curious (clickbait) post title.   We usually refrain from such big and confident..
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4 Tips to Optimise Customer Time Spent on your eCommerce Site

  • By Amazon
  • Jul 26, 2016
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4 Tips to Optimise Customer Time Spent on your eCommerce Site
It’s estimated that we each spend an hour a day shopping online. While the figure is significant, it doesn’t reveal much about how that time is being spent or whether there is a correlation between time spent and money spent. We don’t really know for sure if time and money track one another..
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10 Effective Colors to Use in the Design of an OpenCart Store

10 Effective Colors to Use in the Design of an OpenCart Store
Color psychology is a powerful tool, which, if used wisely, can drastically boost your conversion rates and the user experience of your eCommerce store.   In order to squeeze the most from OpenCart you should be aware of the color combinations that are suitable specifical..
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How to Install a Pre-Built Theme in OpenCart (Pre-OpenCart 2.2)

How to Install a Pre-Built Theme in OpenCart (Pre-OpenCart 2.2)
When setting up a new ecommerce store, many merchants decide to change their store’s theme to something different to the default OpenCart theme. This can give your new store a design and feel that suites your industry and products perfectly, and can give you a more unique look. Although many st..
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Need a Boost? Increase your AdWords Click-Through Rate with Ad Extensions

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  • Jun 29, 2016
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Need a Boost? Increase your AdWords Click-Through Rate with Ad Extensions
Adwords, Google’s online ad system, is so user-friendly that merchants often choose to set up and run their ad campaigns by themselves, rather than using a marketing agency. Although AdWords ads are quick and easy to set up, a lot of beginners miss out on some essential and free features that can..
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How to Turn Your OpenCart About Us Page into a Conversion Booster

How to Turn Your OpenCart About Us Page into a Conversion Booster
Not every owner of a digital store happily embraces the idea of laying out their story for the About Us page of their website. It definitely is quite a challenge to get it just right.   But like most things in life, the harder path always pays out more than the easy choices. ..
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Our 4 Favourite PPC Advertising Platforms for eCommerce Stores

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  • Jun 01, 2016
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Our 4 Favourite PPC Advertising Platforms for eCommerce Stores
A well thought out, detailed marketing plan is essential for ensuring that your ecommerce store not only survives but also grows. Pay-per-click (PPC) marketing is one of the most cost effective forms of marketing available for new store owners. As the name suggests, you simply pay for each succes..
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OpenCart Multi-Store - Is it right for your ecommerce store?

OpenCart Multi-Store - Is it right for your ecommerce store?
As your online business grows, you may decide to expand your online presence and open additional ecommerce stores. Having multiple online stores allows you to dominate a larger share of the market and target your stores at certain countries and language.    Setting up multiple s..
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10 business events that could signal it’s time to automate sales tax

  • By Avalara
  • May 25, 2016
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10 business events that could signal it’s time to automate sales tax
The biggest barrier to companies automating sales tax is often inertia. Without a shake-up of the status quo, the de facto response is “why change?” or “I’ll get to it later.” It typically takes something significant to get people to pull the trigger on sales tax automation.  &..
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