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23
Jun

Turn Your Online Store Into a Multichannel Merchant

multi-channel onlne store

Listing your product on multiple online retail platforms, such as Amazon, eBay and Shopping.com makes your business a multichannel merchant. Multichannel retailing provides your product the opportunity to be seen by each retail channel’s built-in audience and compete for sales. More…

Bryan is a search marketing manager at 3dcart where he researches and implements marketing tactics for ecommerce.

20
Jun

Use Sweepstakes and Giveaways to Drive Business

Sweepstakes for Business

Everyone loves free stuff and some savvy merchants are learning that giving stuff away can bring in new business and keep existing customers loyal. As internetretailer.com tells us, in this article, some online marketplaces have grown their follower bases by 14.4% and improved more referral traffic upwards of 140% by using sweepstakes, raffles and giveaways. More…

Bryan is a search marketing manager at 3dcart where he researches and implements marketing tactics for ecommerce.

18
Jun

How Shipping-Related Refunds Can Benefit Your Business

Shipping Savings

 

Do you know that you can actually make money from FedEx and UPS for a change? Most of the time, a lot of online businesses that make use of their shipping services never find out that there may actually be refunds from these companies that they can retrieve.

Yep, you heard it right. You can actually get money from FedEx and UPS through refunds. You’ll be surprised how much money you can save over time from even little amounts every month!

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@joepalko is the CMO of 3dcart. Prior to joining 3dcart in 2011, Joe was a true internet pioneer co-founding his first e-commerce website in 1994 which later sold to America's largest mail order pet supply retailer in 2007. Joe also co-founded Solid Cactus in 2001, which was later sold to the Web.com Group in 2009.

16
Jun

Reducing Abandoned Shopping Carts in Your Online Store

Abandoned Shopping Cart

An average of 75% of online shoppers abandon their shopping carts and don’t push through with the purchase. If you’ve been ignoring these potential buyers, you’re missing out on a lot of business.  More…

Bryan is a search marketing manager at 3dcart where he researches and implements marketing tactics for ecommerce.

13
Jun

SureDone App Helps With the Ecommerce Process

SureDone

The ecommerce giants will all tell you that it wasn’t a piece of cake trying to make their way to the top. Lucky for you, the journey toward the summit has become less challenging because of various automated software available today to online sellers. 3dcart has always made it a point to assist merchants in tapping different online markets and expanding their businesses. This is why we offer a range of valuable apps that can help you in this aspect.

Through SureDone, you can sell your products across multiple channels without going through the hassle of manually setting up separate stores and monitoring each one — think eBay, Amazon, Facebook, Etsy, and Google Shopping – so you can easily penetrate these markets without a lot of effort, time, and money.

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@joepalko is the CMO of 3dcart. Prior to joining 3dcart in 2011, Joe was a true internet pioneer co-founding his first e-commerce website in 1994 which later sold to America's largest mail order pet supply retailer in 2007. Joe also co-founded Solid Cactus in 2001, which was later sold to the Web.com Group in 2009.

11
Jun

3dcart In Chicago for IRCE 2014

IRCE 3dcart Booth

3dcart is in Chicago this week to join more than 600 companies gathered for the 10th annual Internet Retailer conference IRCE 2014. Nearly 10,000 attendees are expected to walk through the 250,000 square-foot exhibition hall over the three days of IRCE and at 3dcart we’re happy to be here among the industry’s best minds like Zazzle’s Diana Adair, GoPro’s Stephen Baumer and RetailMeNot’s Jag Bath to name a few.

Our team of ecommerce experts at IRCE this year is made up of 3dcart CEO Gonzalo Gil, CMO Joe Palko, 3dcart’s Director of Client Success Mike Morgan, Partner Manager Leo Albarracin and Ecommerce Specialist Joe Berger. They’ll be unveiling 3dcart 6.3 and discussing the new 3dcart eBay integration, but they’re also looking forward to meeting with 3dcart users to talk shop and field questions about 3dcart 6.3.

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Bryan is a search marketing manager at 3dcart where he researches and implements marketing tactics for ecommerce.

09
Jun

5 Online Store Events to Keep Customers Engaged and Happy

Online Store Events

Just because you’re running an online store doesn’t mean you can’t also have your share of exciting events for your customers. Different events — like product launches, contests and special giveaways – are also effective for attracting new customers.

As an online retailer, it’s important that you also host an event every now and then to keep existing customers loyal to your brand. Events keep your visitors interested and excited about your brand opens the opportunity to gain some feedback and allows you to further promote your online store.

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Bryan is a search marketing manager at 3dcart where he researches and implements marketing tactics for ecommerce.

06
Jun

Why Abandoned Shopping Carts Should Never Be Abandoned

Cart Closer

Do you know that an average of 75% of online shoppers abandon their shopping carts and don’t push through with the purchase? If you’ve been ignoring these potential buyers, you’re missing out on a lot of business.  More…

@joepalko is the CMO of 3dcart. Prior to joining 3dcart in 2011, Joe was a true internet pioneer co-founding his first e-commerce website in 1994 which later sold to America's largest mail order pet supply retailer in 2007. Joe also co-founded Solid Cactus in 2001, which was later sold to the Web.com Group in 2009.

05
Jun

Using StoreMapper to Help Your Customers Find You Easily

If you have a physical store, you should definitely encourage your online visitors to drop by and check out your products. This is especially a helpful strategy to target those living nearby and those who prefer to actually see and touch the items.

It’s even more useful to have a good store locator on your website if you actually have several different branches. After all, there are still plenty of shoppers who like to visit brick and mortar boutiques instead of buying your stuff over the Internet. More…

@joepalko is the CMO of 3dcart. Prior to joining 3dcart in 2011, Joe was a true internet pioneer co-founding his first e-commerce website in 1994 which later sold to America's largest mail order pet supply retailer in 2007. Joe also co-founded Solid Cactus in 2001, which was later sold to the Web.com Group in 2009.

04
Jun

I’ve Heard I Could “Sell More”…

Sometimes companies create broad, and often arbitrary, marketing messages to pry new business from their competitors. As a 3dcart user, you have probably seen it: ecommerce software and shopping cart platforms boasting that their merchants “sell more” or that they’re “the best shopping cart” around. Some are cautious about their claims while others outright promise that you will sell more. But what measures are shopping cart software companies using to determine how their platform boosts merchants’ sales? More…

@joepalko is the CMO of 3dcart. Prior to joining 3dcart in 2011, Joe was a true internet pioneer co-founding his first e-commerce website in 1994 which later sold to America's largest mail order pet supply retailer in 2007. Joe also co-founded Solid Cactus in 2001, which was later sold to the Web.com Group in 2009.