Phew! 2011 sure whizzed by fast! 2012 is a brand new year with new resolutions (and maybe some old spill overs!) and more exciting things to look forward to for this year. It’s going to be GREAT! I hope many of you had a great time celebrating Christmas and New Year with family and friends along with all the wonderful food that we just can’t get enough of.
According to Google, a good site must have these two important features:
- it must be search engine crawler friendly
- it must contain good content
Since we’ve taken care of the “search engine crawler friendly” part, let’s look at good content.
The Christmas Sales Rush Is Here……
With Christmas carols playing in the background, Christmas decorations being put up everywhere, retail sales are starting to hit the roof! It should be no different whether it’s for a retail brick and mortar store or an online store. In fact, more and more people are opting to shop online these days to avoid the queue in the check out line for the normal stores. Make the most of this season!
PPC or Pay Per Click is a great way to drive traffic to your store fast. The process is simple enough. You sign up for a PPC account, key in a few keywords to trigger your ad impressions (appearances) and you’re more or less done. People see your ads, click on the links and you get charged for every click.
“However, if you are not careful, you might end up with lots of traffic but no sales”
There’s a tool we have in our solution called the content slider. If you want to get the attention of visitors at your store without much hassle, this is the tool you should use. However, there are a few points you should take note of to ensure that you make the best of this nifty feature.
At InstanteStore, we try to keep things simple for our merchants so they can concentrate more on the marketing aspects of their store. A simple shopping cart not only saves time, but helps improves productivity as well. However there is only so much a simple shopping cart can do to help merchants improve their bottom line.
The following are a few free online shopping cart tips to help merchants get the best out of their site.
Blogshops have sprouted like mushrooms after the rain with more and more people seeking to make some extra cash on the side. However, for every person that buys something from a blogshop, dozens more give it a pass. Security, transition from product browsing to checkout and the general user-friendliness of a blogshop cannot compete with that of a proper shopping cart.
In this article, we shall look at 3 key shopping cart features that are not found on blogshops that can help improve conversion rates. (more…)
There are a lot of stores out there which offer products at really low prices. Some are so low they border on the ridiculous. These low prices, although attractive, can have a detrimental effect on how visitors perceive a store. If you have a store which boasts very low prices, we’ve got a few ecommerce solution shopping cart software tips for you to counter any negative notions visitors might have of your store.