For many online marketers and ecommerce retailers, Gmail’s new promotions tab is a source of panic, frayed nerves and uncertainty. However, after one weeds through their initial “what are we going to do now” feelings, they will soon realize there’s nothing to worry about so long as they embrace content as their king.
Recently, We were asked a question from a online store business owner, and it was such a good question that we wanted to share the answer with our blog readers. The question is as follows...
I am trying to get a better handle on our SEO. I'm being asked by other people in our company what is being done monthly in terms of SEO and I can't answer the question. I see blog articles and Facebook posts, but why can't you show me that I am ranking better for the specific keywords that I want to[...]
On Friday, April 26th at 4PM Eastern Time, the event, “Learn How to Sell Online,” is free and open to anyone interested in learning how to start an eCommerce business or those who want to take their bricks-and-mortar store online. Veteran eCommerce professionals from 3dCart will explain the steps necessary to start, market and grow an online business. Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to network with other eCommerce store owners and 3dCart staff following the presentation.
Wow it's already March! Time to dust off this week's version of New Store Monday & update everyone on our newest 3dcart Super Stores!
We want to take a minute to thank everyone who attended our Meetup at 3dcart in Fort Lauderdale last week. We had a blast and I can say for sure that we had a great time meeting the merchants who came. We will be having more Meetups just like this one in the near future.
This Friday (January 25, 2013) from 3 PM - 5 PM, 3dcart will be hosting a "Search Engine Optimization" Meetup here in our Fort Lauderdale, FL office. Click this link to learn more about our Meetup http://www.meetup.com/3dcart/events/97674632/.
Studies tell us that 65% of shoppers abandon their cart before purchase and the average eCommerce site converts only 2.13% of traffic to sales. Fighting your way through abandoned carts to a higher conversion rate is no small task. Every page of your site needs to usher shoppers closer to conversion, especially product pages.
At 3dcart, we're always writing and sharing tips on how to effectively market your store, but sometimes the best way to learn is by example. In our new "Merchant Marketing Spotlights" blog series, we will be looking at fellow 3dcart merchants that successfully leveraging social media, and content marketing to grow their brand and land more sales.
3dcart Now Has a Meetup Group and You're Invited!
Amazon. Walmart. Starbucks. These names have become a part of our everyday vocabulary. As convenient as it is to have your toilet paper delivered, while Walmart prepares your order, and you pick up the coffee that you ordered via your app… doing so has also changed our lives.
It's time for the 3dcart Halloween product show & tell! We're looking for the creepiest, scariest, & most-awesome Halloween products 3dcart merchants have for sale to be included in our Halloween round-up!
Email still ranks as the most effective inbound marketing channel, converting higher than both search and social. Monetate's infographic, featured below, depicts just how much more effective email is than its inbound brethren - ranking highest in both average add-to-cart-rates per session and average conversion rates per session.
Have you ever Googled your name or your business' name? If you saw any random results unrelated to you and your business, you might be thinking that there is no way to knock those pages off the front page.
It’s already Q3 of 2012. Where has the time gone? Here at 3dcart, it’s gone into constant product development. We’ve spent time forming new relationships, honing old ones and developing new built-in features to help you run a more efficient store.