In the past, setting up a self-run business was not for everyone. But when this decade began, things changed a lot. Online stores have opened up businesses with such a fast pace that they far outnumber brick and mortar shops. E-commerce platforms like Magento, Shopify, BigCommerce, etc. with millions of online stores, all create more than $1.2 billion in revenue. Sounds crazy, right? The good news is that even you can build an online store. It is easy, simple, and won’t require you to break your bank (or your head). Here are some straight-forward steps to get your online dream store up and running: 1. Product Planning for your online store What are you going to sell? Is your store selling clothing, gadgets, food & grocery items, books, jewelry, or sporting goods? Zeroing in on the product, or types of products you are planning to sell is called product planning. Try out some of these ideas to find your first product: Look for the most sought out products from search engine … [Read more...] about How To Build Your First Online Store [Comprehensive Guide]
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Ok. So you are up for setting up your first ecommerce site to supercharge your retail business. First, good luck on your venture. Now that your are reading this, it is easy to guess you’ve learned that you can create your own eStore with little money and next to nil technical knowledge, all by yourself. But let’s face it. You have been Googling around for hours to find that one wizard that makes creating an eStore sound so painless. But then, you end up learning that there are tens of such magic wands all over the web being recommended by all kinds of people. And you go like ….. While there are numerous eCommerce platforms helping us create eStores, there are two authorities in the niche – WooCommerce and Shopify. You might have bumped into these two eCommerce platforms more often than the others, and figured that these two compete neck to neck. In this exclusive post, you will uncover which one of these two is perfect for your needs. Shopify vs. … [Read more...] about Which eCommerce Platform to Choose? Shopify vs WooCommerce
Review of: Shopify Reviewed by: Preethi Anusha Rating: 4.5 On August 2, 2015 Last modified:August 8, 2015 Summary: Shopify dodges all such services with its well thought system that is not confined to providing a way to setup the site, but also helps manage the store with utmost easy. It in my opinion Shopify is an eCommerce ecosystem. A leading information technology research and advisory company predicts that the Indian eCommerce revenue will reach $6 Billion in 2015; a whopping 70% increase over that of 2014. And not very different is the case with global eCommerce. You must be wondering how this matters to you. Now imagine your business making just about 0.01% of the projected 1 billion USD. You’ll be earning $100,000. Now thats huge! Pretty must the annual salary of engineers slogging in the silicon valley. Going through these stats, I thought – Oh boy. Its got to be really expensive and tough to put up an eCommerce website. But I was so surprised … [Read more...] about Shopify Review – Does Shopify Qualify to be Your eCommerce Partner?
Among entrepreneurs, e-commerce has become a popular way to make money online and a huge trend since last year. But why? E-commerce has always existed but it has become an easy and fast way to make money nowadays for people that find the right products to sell, and then manage to advertise correctly and sell lots of units fast. These advertisers had implemented several successful marketing strategies to scale their businesses, reporting hundreds and even thousands of sales a day. You may have seen their ads on Facebook, and even bought something. Some of them belong to a huge brand marketing team, some of them are people that manage their online stores by themselves without even seeing the products they sell. How is this possible? In this article we are covering this year’s trend: how to make money online selling products through an online store without stocking, handling and fulfilling products. We are talking about Dropshipping and below we are covering this business … [Read more...] about Shopify Empires – The process behind $100,000+ per month e-Commerce Stores
16 Jan BigCommerce vs Shopify Comparison 2017 You probably have a dream of running a full fledged eCommerce store, selling your products across the world. Whether you’re selling hand-crafted goods, supplements, clothing, or anything else in the world, the power of the internet allows you to reach the people who need your products the most. If you’re dead set on building a popular and profitable eCommerce store, then you need a software solution to support your business goals. BigCommerce and Shopify are two of the leading players in the eCommerce space. When you’re just getting started it can be difficult to determine which eCommerce platform will be the best for your needs. After all, you want to spend time building your store, not spending hours upon hours researching the best eCommerce option. Which is why we created this post. Below we highlight everything you need to know about Shopify and BigCommerce, and how you can make the best decision for your new online … [Read more...] about BigCommerce vs Shopify Comparison 2017