According to the Department of Commerce, fourth quarter 2016 e-commerce sales increased 14.3 percent over the same period last year. E-commerce sales in this quarter were $102.7 million, compared to $89.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Want to sell more? Thinking about selling on Amazon? Not a bad idea but do a little research before you jump in. This article will help you understand the pros and cons of selling on Amazon. …
Shipping cost matters. If your shipping cost is high, your total cost to the customer will be high and make you less competitive. So a lower shipping cost matters to your sales. Which one will be better for you, UPS, FedEx or USPS? Find out …
If you are asked to increase sales by 15 to 20%, you’d be thinking of a massive effort. If you were to open yourself up to international sales, you may achieve that target with a lot less effort …So what do you think?
You think you may have a good market for your book in Punjabi or your website translated into Arabic. You don’t know either of these languages. What do you do? Should you search on Google or one of those freelancing portals? How do I about it? This article will help you get started in the right direction …
Here is a useful nugget for ecommerce merchants on the buying pattern of men and women during the holidays season. If you are in ecommerce, this will give you some food for thought.
You see all these stories about people making it big in ecommerce and you may wonder if you can be part of this global trade phenomenon. Maybe you have some ideas but don’t know where to start. This article should help you get started.
In the world of ecommerce, customers cannot physically touch and feel your products. You must describe them well and present multiple pictures to help the customer make a better decision. Unfortunately many merchants ignore this and just throw up a hurriedly put together website, say a few words and add a picture or two and then sit back and expect the dollars to roll in.
For many ecommerce merchants, just like conventional stores, the holidays season is the biggest selling season of the year. This article gives you useful tips on getting your site ready and making the necessary adjustments in your operations and offerings to make the most of this shopping season.
Having an online store is great. But all that fancy ecommerce website does you no good if people can’t find it. So how do you ensure your website and your products can be found in searches? How to drive traffic to your website? How to increase sales? This article will help you ….