26 Brands To Check Out While The World Shops From Home

26 Brands To Check Out While The World Shops From Home

Staying indoors for the foreseeable future has its limitations, but some ecommerce brands are making sure you have access to things you need (and some cool quarantine nice-to-haves!) without having to step foot outside your home. We’ve put together a roundup of some special brands who are offering useful products (and even some sales!) during this time: from loungewear (for comfort), to gym equipment (to keep your body in motion),...
How to Make an Ecommerce Business Plan for Your Startup

How to Make an Ecommerce Business Plan for Your Startup

So you’ve decided that you want to quit your day job and start your very own ecommerce empire. That’s great! But before you become the next Jeff Bezos (and definitely before you quit your job!), it’s worth spending some time to think about a business plan. In this article, we’ll dive into the key elements of an ecommerce business plan, which is very different than writing traditional business plans. Why You Should...
7 Social Media Marketing Strategies for Your Ecommerce Store in 2021

7 Social Media Marketing Strategies for Your Ecommerce Store in 2021

Social media was and remains to be one of the best channels to promote your brand online. About 3.96 billion people already use social media and this massive number accounts for more than 50% of the world’s population. This means that a sizable part of your audience is already likely using these platforms. To reach out to these people and get them to buy from your ecommerce store, you need to...
How to Boost Customer Lifetime Value (LTV) and Grow Your Ecommerce Store

How to Boost Customer Lifetime Value (LTV) and Grow Your Ecommerce Store

When growing an ecommerce business, most companies focus their marketing efforts on new customer acquisition. But the problem with acquiring new customers is that it’s expensive. And in reality, maintaining a strong relationship with your existing customer base is far more effective for scaling your business. Retaining your existing customer base should be an equal or higher priority when growing your ecommerce store. It’s also much cheaper. But don’t take my word for it....
Best Recurring Payment Systems (Dec 2020)

Best Recurring Payment Systems (Dec 2020)

Whether you're launching a subscription-based product or service, setting up customer payment plans, or conducting ongoing work for your clients, you'll want the best recurring payment system for your budget. If you can relate, never fear, because you're in the right place. In this round-up, we're going to explore some of the best recurring payment systems on the market. Hopefully, by the end, you'll be better positioned to decide which...
What are the Best Dropshipping Suppliers in 2020 (Dropshipping Companies & Free Suppliers List) for Ecommerce

What are the Best Dropshipping Suppliers in 2020 (Dropshipping Companies & Free Suppliers List) for Ecommerce

The world of dropshipping is often considered the easiest way to sell products online. The biggest difference between drop shipping and the standard retail model is that in drop shipping, the selling merchant doesn't stock his own inventory.  Instead, the merchant purchases inventory as needed from a third party – usually dropshipping wholesalers or manufacturers – to fulfil orders. Table of contents: Finding Dropshipping SuppliersFinding Good DropshippersHow to Spot Fake Dropshipping WholesalersList of...
How To Start an Ecommerce Business From Scratch

How To Start an Ecommerce Business From Scratch

The ecommerce business industry is exploding. Brick and mortar stores that temporarily closed may never open again. Shopping online used to be a convenience and a luxury, now – it’s a necessity. The ecommerce businesses that I work with can’t keep enough products stocked. Ecommerce has been growing for a while, and the numbers below don’t account for the recent events leading to an increase in ecommerce sales. I’ve been...
22 Digital Marketing Trends Shaping the Ecommerce Landscape in 2020

22 Digital Marketing Trends Shaping the Ecommerce Landscape in 2020

We pored over data from more than 2,000 of the world’s most visited eCommerce retailers across multiple categories, including: FashionConsumer ElectronicsKids ProductsBeauty and SkincareAutomobilePet productsSports And more. We relied on SEMrush’s analysis and tools to provide the data in this report. The findings showed many eCommerce anomalies due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But it’s not all doom and gloom. We also found interesting opportunities. For example, YouTube had a 49...
Top 60 Best Online Stores and Key Marketing Tactics to Learn from Each One

Top 60 Best Online Stores and Key Marketing Tactics to Learn from Each One

What makes an ecommerce store successful? What secret formula do you have to follow to increase your sales? We've teamed up with Ecommerce Design and selected the next 50 sites for their flawless design, great customer service, unique ideas or just because they deliver an unforgettable experience to their visitors. Making a good first impression is vital – how many poorly designed websites did you revisit after landing on them the first...