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Liz Hull

Liz Hull

Liz Hull is a writer for Merchant Maverick. In her three years with Merchant Maverick, she has tested and reviewed over 40 eCommerce platforms and published two ebooks on the topic of online selling. Liz has also been published in Startup Nation and Home Business Magazine Online. Liz has a BA in English and Spanish from George Fox University.

FedEx Options For eCommerce

Deciphering shipping options can feel a lot like navigating a maze. You’re faced with decisions at every turn, and each path seems to split into more and more potential routes. This is difficult enough for a brick-and-mortar retailer, but as an eCommerce seller, you need to make these decisions frequently and in very little time. […]

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Aug 14, 2019 Filed under: eCommerce, Shipping

How To Print, Pack, & Ship With FedEx Office

As an online seller, you’re a busy person. Between managing your website’s design and processing incoming orders, you barely have enough time to restock your packaging materials, much less create and print new marketing inserts! If this is you, it might be time to look into FedEx Office. You know FedEx as a shipping carrier […]

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May 17, 2018 Filed under: Business Marketing, eCommerce, Shipping

A Guide To Shopify Themes, Templates, & Design Tools

Shopify is a cloud-based, SaaS solution for online sellers. This ecommerce platform allows you to build a full website, add products, create promotions, and sell from your own site. Shopify is an incredibly popular solution, hosting online stores for over 500,000 merchants; this popularity is due primarily to Shopify’s simplicity and ease of use. Sellers […]

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May 8, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development

Top 6 Project Management Apps For Nonprofits

With so many challenges to overcome, nonprofits often turn to easy-to-use project management software to simplify planning and communicating across the organization. The right project management software can significantly reduce the amount of time you spend looking for information. What’s more, project management software consistently helps organizations of all types improve their overall productivity and communication.

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Jun 10, 2020 Filed under: Project Management

How To Start A Successful eCommerce Business In 8 Easy Steps

Starting a business is always a challenge. And for those without much web experience, launching an online store can be daunting. With so many eCommerce platforms, marketing software programs, and hosting services competing for your attention, it’s difficult to know where to begin. In the following article, we’ll cover the basic steps of setting up an online store, from finding a niche, to creating a business plan, to formatting your fledgling site.

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Apr 3, 2020 Filed under: eCommerce, Shipping

Best Shopping Carts For Global eCommerce

Online sellers are always looking to expand–expand their product catalogs, expand the reach of their marketing, and expand across sales channels. And when it comes to expansion, there’s no bigger project to undertake than international growth. Successfully going global is only possible if you have the appropriate resources in the form of products, market, and […]

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Mar 12, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce

Top 11 Add-Ons For Shopify

If you’re an established Shopify merchant, you already know that — although Shopify is a great eCommerce platform — in order to make your store function at a higher level, you’ll need to install add-ons. Add-ons (free or otherwise) increase the functionality of your store by providing features Shopify doesn’t offer. For example, you can […]

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Apr 20, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development

10 Signs It’s Time To Rethink Your Shipping Strategy

Shipping effectively is one of the most complex aspects of online selling, and a topic we focus on frequently here at Merchant Maverick. With so many variables affecting shipping, it can be difficult to know where your business stands. You could be missing out on valuable opportunities for savings or faster shipping without even knowing! […]

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Jul 23, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Shipping

Shopify Plus VS BigCommerce Enterprise

Shopify and BigCommerce are two powerful contenders in the eCommerce market, offering platforms with robust features, mobile responsive designs, and reliable customer support. They also happen to be two of the shopping carts that we recommend most often here at Merchant Maverick. So, when we found out that both companies now offer enterprise solutions for high volume […]

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Jan 2, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce

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