Getting Started In Ecommerce

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What is Magento ?

Magento is a very powerful and fast growing ecommerce script, created by Varien. It is an open-source platform using Zend PHP and MySQL databases. Magento offers great flexibility through its modular architecture, is completely scalable and has a wide range of control options that its users appreciate. Magento is an open source based ecommerce web … Continue reading

Shopping carts Licensed vs Hosted

There are two ways in which shopping cart providers offer their solutions !!! Licensed – You can purchase the shopping cart software, download the software to your website host server and allow your host server to “run” the software.  These are often called “licensed” shopping cart solutions, as you purchase and own a license of … Continue reading

What is BigCommerce ?

BigCommerce makes it possible for anyone to launch a beautiful online store in just a few minutes – simply signup for a 15 day free trial, pick a store design, choose your shipping and billing preferences, add your products and you’ve got a store live ready to accept orders! There’s nothing to install, no hosting … Continue reading

4 Ways to Waste Money on Your Ecommerce Store

The causes of ecommerce failures are diverse, but they frequently end with the proprietor shuttering the operation because it is losing too much money. In this article, I list four activities that I believe can destroy an ecommerce business’s bottom line and waste your money. I think that if you avoid these money traps, you … Continue reading

68 E-Commerce and Shopping Carts for the Small Business

Making it easy for your customer to buy from you is a mantra most online retailers know well.  Just as important for many small business owners is finding an e-commerce solution that is easy for you to set up and to run that e-commerce storefront. Reminder: Many of the top web hosting companies offer e-commerce … Continue reading

What is Vendder ?

Vendder helps users that want to create and manage their own online store. The features included allow the user to add products, integrate into an existing website, and manage their catalog. Users can customize their accepted payment options to include Paypal, credit cards, bank transfers, check, or any combination they prefer. They can sell in … Continue reading

Getting started an online business with Shopify

“How to Start and Then Scale an eCommerce Business – 5 Things to Consider” Entrepreneurs face many challenges when they launch ecommerce businesses. And, many entrepreneurs make decisions with little ecommerce knowledge and experience. We’ll discuss how to start an ecommerce business, and ways to scale up. Key Points: Domain. Allows you to better reflect … Continue reading

What is Shopify ?

Use Shopify to power your online store Shopify offers a complete ecommerce solution that allows you to create and run your own online store. List your products, customize your store’s design, accept credit card orders, and ship your goods — all with a few clicks of the mouse. Shopify is easy to use and there’s no … Continue reading