Jan 072018
 
Everyone seems to be getting into ecommerce and opening online stores. Success stories abound. Maybe you are also doing a good bit of buying online now. You may have some good ideas about products you can sell. You have a good supplier that you know or some products you can craft. But how do you open an online store, what are the mechanics, who will build it for you, how much will it cost? These are all legitimate questions that every entrepreneur seeks an answer to. (Read more…) The following will help you get educated on How to start an online store and join the world of ecommerce.

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Dec 242017
 

It was a cold rainy December afternoon and I was scrambling to reach the masjid for Friday prayers with my boys. We were a little late and the paved parking lot was full so we had to park in the grassy lot. When we came out of the masjid, it was raining cats and dogs. We ran as fast as we could to our car and jumped in. Got the car started and the heat cranking and put the car in gear. It refused to budge. We tried to reverse. (Read more…) Nothing doing. Changed to lower gears, deactivated traction control and tried again. No luck. The tires were getting no traction. We were officially stuck in the mud on a cold and rainy day. What to do now? Click for detailed story

Dec 222017
 

Every article you read and every TV news channel you watch is talking about the growth in ecommerce, not just in the USA but all over the world. That is correct. Ecommerce is booming. But that does not mean ecommerce does not have it’s challenges. Plenty in fact. Here is a discussion about the challenges and the opportunities for ecommerce merchants … Click for detailed story

Dec 162017
 

Savvy professional marketers have always known the impact of press releases and have been using them to the advantage of their employers and clients. We have been using them in our business for over 20 years now. Here are a few tips to help you optimize your press release for search engines. Click for detailed story

Dec 162017
 

If you do not have an online business, chances are you may not have ever heard of the term drop shipping. In this article, we will try to explain what it is and how it can make your life and running your business easier. We encourage you to read on, especially if you are about to start your own business or are looking into expanding online… Click for detailed story

Dec 122017
 

Competing with the big guys in the industry isn’t easy, especially when it comes to ecommerce as they have bigger budgets to spend on promotion and marketing. However, this doesn’t mean that the world of online marketing is closed to smaller players. There are plenty of ways to stay one step ahead of big businesses. This article focuses on category descriptions for ecommerce websites Click for detailed story

Dec 102017
 

We all now understand that content is king and has longevity in drawing traffic to your website. But how do we develop content? In-house or Outsource? If Outsource, how do we find qualified freelancers or company who can develop content for us? Read More … Click for detailed story

Dec 102017
 

Email marketing is still a major driving force in ecommerce sales. Even though Social Media gets all the hype, email is what delivers in ways that can be better measured. It’s a direct and personal way to interact with customers. But in order to use its potential, you must have a list of emails and constantly grow your list. Click for detailed story

Dec 022017
 

People will come to read your content only if they know about it. You need to get the word out. The SEO optimization of your content will be of huge help. Giving your content an SEO boost will improve your search engine ranking, more people will be able to find your blog, they in turn may share your posts, cross pollination happens and that’s when traffic starts coming. Click for detailed story

Nov 262017
 

Your profile on Linkedin and your company pages on Linkedin can be put to good use to help people understand what you do and if there is common ground for both of you to further explore. Once you understand this, your strategy changes from generating traffic to your website to generating more profile views and more people requesting to connect with you and joining your group(s). This video will help you improve your Linkedin engagement, generate more profile views, and grow your Group. Click for detailed story

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