Nigeria is a big country, geographically and in terms of population. Like most developing countries, it has a few sprawling metropolises and then the rest of the country is rural. This article explores how the advent of the internet is changing the face of rural Nigeria
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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 …
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 ….
WordPress started off as a blogging platform but has evolved over time and has become the primary platform for small ecommerce stores worldwide. There are several plugins for WordPress ecommerce and in this article we review them. Hopefully they will help you select a plugin that suits you for your online store.
Do you have a small business? Do you fear that if you create a website, it will look bare because you have such few products? Well this case study will help you plan out your website and play with the big boys.
Ecommerce is booming. Whether you plan to have an online-only ecommerce business or you want to supplement your traditional physical store with an online store, this article will help you become a little more knowledgeable. Get started …
Consumer returns are an expensive part of ecommerce. Whether it results from a malfunctioning product or a client that has changed his mind, the cost of returns affects profitability. It’s not just the lost sale that is a problem, it’s also the cost of processing returns. It involves creating RMA’s (Return Merchandise Authorization), paying for shipping, examining the returned merchandise and then either scrapping the product or trying to resell it at a reduced price. Let’s figure out how to reduce returns …