Sales on Amazon add up to almost half of all online retail sales, and that number is likely to continue to grow. For a large proportion of online shoppers, it's clear that Amazon is the first stop they make when they want to buy something.
In this day and age, it's easy to assume that everyone prefers to use a credit or debit card. PayPal and other digital wallets are also prevalent, and for the most part, checks have become a thing of the past. However, that isn't always true.
For many people, the first thing that comes to mind when they think of making an online purchase is eBay. Founded in 1995, eBay has become a major online marketplace for buyers and sellers in many countries all over the world. Every day, millions[...]
Choosing a domain name for your eCommerce website is one of the most important business decisions you can make. As the URL (web address) your customers type into the address bar of their browser, your domain name affects your branding,[...]
So, you've decided it's time to expand beyond eBay sales and build your own online store.
This is a great idea — your eCommerce website will serve as your unique presence on the internet, which opens up tons of new ways to establish your brand[...]
Gift registries are very popular. They're a huge convenience for anyone planning a wedding, baby shower, anniversary party, or other event.
Gift registries simplify things for their guests as well— it can be tough to pick out the perfect gift,[...]
While shipping is a crucial part of running an online store, you may not realize how much potential it has for advancement of your brand. When a customer receives and opens your package, you're presented with a chance to make a memorable[...]
Customers love free shipping. There's no doubt about it. And free shipping right in the middle of the holiday season? Awesome! But what exactly makes free shipping so attractive? It's a little more complex than you might think.
But on Free[...]
Green Monday is the last Monday with at least 10 days until Christmas, which usually the second Monday in December.
The name was first used by eBay in 2007 to describe it as their best online sales day during that month, and since then it's[...]