June 15, 2022

14 E-Commerce Trends to Watch

E-commerce is constantly evolving and now more than ever, merchants are creating and/or improving their e-commerce websites and businesses to meet customers where they are. BigCommerce recently shared the biggest trends affecting e-commerce retailers in the coming months and years.  AR enhances the reality of online shopping. There will be a growing […]
June 8, 2022

The Rise of Social Commerce

Social commerce continues its meteoric rise with the latest predictions putting the industry at $1.2 trillion in purchases by 2025! With more than $958 billion spent in 2021, it’s clear that this marketing and sales channel represents a very real, profitable tactic for brands. But what exactly is social commerce […]
June 1, 2022

Why Print-on-Demand is Smart for E-Commerce

If you’re looking for a simple way to break into e-commerce without absorbing extensive expenses and risk, starting a print-on-demand business may be the answer!   Unlike traditional e-commerce retail, print-on-demand (PoD) does not require you to invest in inventory. While it may sound too good to be true, PoD […]
May 12, 2022

Step-by-Step Guide to Launching a Business

Interested in launching a new business but aren’t sure where to start? This step-by-step guide is designed to help you with everything from conceptualizing and validating your idea(s) to determining the logistics of launching your product or service.  1. Find a Business Idea The first step in starting a business […]
April 28, 2022

Best Practices to Optimize Your E-Commerce Website for Conversion

If you’ve launched your e-commerce and are ready to take orders, it’s now time to complete the critical steps to ensure your online store is set up for success! Once you have solidified your brand identity, established a reasonable website budget, and defined your unique selling proposition, it’s imperative to […]
April 13, 2022

Free Resources for E-Commerce Business Owners

As most entrepreneurs are aware, building a successful business is a marathon, not a sprint. This is especially true of e-commerce businesses, where the competition is as vast as the opportunities! Luckily, there are a plethora of available resources to help both new, and existing, e-commerce retailers achieve success. Here […]
April 1, 2022

Online Marketplaces

Launching an e-commerce store can be both profitable and personally rewarding! According to Digital Commerce 360’s analysis, in 2020, the best online retailers sold over $2.6 trillion globally, accounting for 62% of global web sales. With more e-commerce entrepreneurs entering the arena, and the growth of marketplace sales continuing to […]
March 25, 2022

Leveraging Your Logo

No matter how big or small the business, having a well-designed logo is an integral part of establishing your identity and building your brand. Logos carry so much intrinsic value as they not only help communicate ownership, quality, and company values but also serve as the foundation of your brand […]
February 4, 2022

Using Social Media to Market Your E-Commerce Business

In today’s competitive online marketplace, website promotion and online marketing are paramount! As important as it is to design an attractive website and create an e-commerce store that is stocked with unique, sought-after products and provides a secure, enjoyable user experience, to attract customers and close sales, it is imperative […]
January 18, 2022

Building Trust and Driving Customer Retention for Your E-Commerce Business

When it comes to online shopping, consumers value trust above all else!  As consumers continue to embrace e-commerce channels to shop for everything from groceries and household items to clothing, gifts, and virtually everything in between, and established retailers and start-ups compete for market share, building trust has become paramount […]