E-commerce Category

Reasons to Future Proof Your E-Commerce Website

Written by Ruth Hawk

Your e-commerce website is your company’s lifeblood. Through it, you earn the sales, brand recognition, and customers you need to thrive as a business. And that means that you cannot be satisfied with simply creating a look that looks and works great today. Called future proofing a website, taking steps to ensure that your site continues to keep up is important. Here are just a few reasons to build a site that is prepared to wow visitors, not just now but over the long term.

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How to Optimize E-Commerce Website Product Pages for SEO

Written by Ruth Hawk

When you own an e-commerce website, your product pages are often the first place that people will come to when they visit your site. People tend to search for specific products rather than look for a home page or blog to land on when they want to purchase something. Making these product pages visible in the search results and appealing to visitors is, therefore, critical to getting your business in front of potential customers. When your product pages are search engine optimized, they are more likely to show up when people search for those specific products, which may mean more visitors and more conversions.

To that end, here are a few tips for creating e-commerce website product pages that are SEO ready.

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10 Checkout Tips for Improving Conversions on Your Custom E-Commerce Website

Written by Ruth Hawk

As the owner of an e-commerce website, you know how important the checkout process is, because it is the point at which the customer converts from merely being interested in your merchandise to actually committing to a sale. However, did you know that the checkout process is also one of the times that you are most likely to lose a sale? For example, shopping cart abandonment in the first quarter of 2017 was about 75 percent globally.
That is a staggering amount of potential business lost.

The key to cutting down on your abandonment rate and taking advantage of this potential business is to create a checkout process for your custom e-commerce website that caters to your customers’ needs and expectations.

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5 Web Development Trends to Look Out For in 2018

Written by Meredith Schraeder

Companies know that having an intuitive web design and proper programming will generate more user-friendly websites; however, it can be difficult for businesses to keep up with rapidly changing technology. It is important to be aware of trends in web development so that your company can stay competitive. In a world where almost every business […]

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Black Friday/Cyber Monday 2017: What It Looked Like and What It Means for E-Commerce Websites

Written by Ruth Hawk

By any measure, Black Friday/Cyber Monday 2017 (Also known as BFCM, or simply Cyber Week), was a success. More items were purchased, more total sales were accrued, and profits grew more significantly than at any other point in the history of the week. Here is a look at some of the most important statistics and insights to be gained by e-commerce websites regarding BFCM.

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Holiday Content Marketing Tips for E-Commerce Websites

Written by Ruth Hawk

Gearing up for the holiday season means more than just refreshing your web design and web development efforts (Although those are important as well). It also means injecting your content marketing strategy with material that is relevant, engaging, and designed to move shoppers along the holiday sales funnel. To that end, here are a few tips to help you create a compelling holiday content marketing strategy for your e-commerce website.

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