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...
How To Create A Product Page (With Examples + Best Practices)

How To Create A Product Page (With Examples + Best Practices)

69% of consumers will abandon a product page that lacks information.[*] Data source: Salsify Have you ever wondered what makes a high-converting product page? That’s what we’ll answer in this guide. We’ll explore the 10 companies that nail their product pages, and how you can replicate their success to create your own.1What Is A Product Page?2Four Sigmatic3Angela Rodgers4Freshsales5Fabletics6Michal Eisikowitz7CoSchedule8SecretLab9The Conversion Kit10Better Proposals11EU Natural12How To Write High-Converting Product Descriptions Let’s roll. WHAT IS...
21 Best WordPress Plugins (Free and Paid) In 2020

21 Best WordPress Plugins (Free and Paid) In 2020

There are over 55,000 WordPress plugins listed in the official WordPress Plugin Directory. With that many plugins, how do you know which are legit? And more importantly, how do you know which plugins you are missing out on in 2020? Today we’re bringing you the most comprehensive list of the MUST-HAVE WordPress plugins, crowdsourced from some of the most successful online entrepreneurs and bloggers we know. No gimmick. No fluff. No...
Step-By-Step Viral Giveaway Guide (With Templates)

Step-By-Step Viral Giveaway Guide (With Templates)

Learn exactly how to get hundreds (sometimes even thousands) of new email subscribers for your business using a proven system we’ve tested with several brands across multiple different consumer verticals. The best part: you don’t need a huge social media following or even an existing email list (though it doesn’t hurt), and it costs approximately $0 in ads :) I spent years running giveaways with straight-up bad results (19 subscribers...
7 Ways to Boost Your Holiday Sales in 2020

7 Ways to Boost Your Holiday Sales in 2020

Can you believe it’s crunch time already? If last year tells us anything, it’s that most store owners will still be wrapping up their holiday promotions just days (or even hours) before launching the sale. The good news is, whether your sales event is tomorrow or weeks ahead, you can always make some tweaks to boost your online sales.  In this post, I’m going to give you some practical tips...
Global Black Friday Statistics for 2020: What You Need to Know

Global Black Friday Statistics for 2020: What You Need to Know

From past performance patterns to potential holiday trends, discover Black Friday statistics to help you conquer the busiest sales day of the year. Black Friday 2020 will, undoubtedly, be one for the books. With several industries feeling the pains of the pandemic lockdowns around the world, the busiest shopping weekend of the year is slated to be a make-or-break for many retailers. While the landscape continues to change and it...
How to Use Bad Reviews to Your Advantage

How to Use Bad Reviews to Your Advantage

Many businesses fear negative reviews, without realizing they can actually have a positive effect on their business.TABLE OF CONTENTSThe truth about bad reviewsWhy negative reviews are important for your businessSo what should you do about bad reviews?3 types of bad reviews (and how to respond to them)Don’t fear the negative reviews When deciding whether or not to implement reviews online, many businesses worry about the impact of bad reviews. Bad...