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5 Shopping Carts For Starting An eCommerce Business In Canada

Are you a Canadian seller looking to set up an online store? Or are you an American merchant hoping to sell products in Canada? If so, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll be covering the top 5 eCommerce solutions for Canadian sellers. Each shopping cart included here provides the logistical features […]

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Jun 22, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce 0

The 5 Best Small Business Credit Card Processing Companies

Trying to choose the best credit card processing company can be overwhelming. This is especially true when you are a new small business owner who has never even heard of a “merchant account” before — but the truth is that even seasoned CEOs can get dizzy while researching the payment processing industry. (Trust us, we’ve […]

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Jun 21, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, eCommerce, Hardware, Inventory Management, Mobile Payments, PCI Compliance 190
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15 Best Touchscreen POS Systems

Touchscreens are everywhere, and the point-of-sale industry is no exception. Touchscreen POS systems are more intuitive and easy to learn than traditional legacy POS software, and many cloud-based systems employ the same kind of iPad and Android tablets that your employees already use every day at home. Whether you’re running a restaurant, a retail outlet, […]

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Jun 18, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Mobile Payments, Point of Sale 0

Is Shopify Easy To Use?

If you’ve ever visited Shopify’s website, you know that ease of use is their number one marketing claim. But does that claim have any merit? Is this app as intuitive as they say? As software reviewers who have tested over 40 eCommerce solutions over the years (many of them repeatedly!), we can confidently say that […]

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Jun 15, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

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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Jun 5, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Shipping 0
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The Best Online Credit Card Payment Processing Companies

So you’re a merchant and you want to start an ecommerce business. That’s great! You’re going to need, at minimum, three things: Products/services (of course), a website (obviously), and an online credit card payment processing company. Not just any old merchant account or credit card payment processor will do. You need one that’s tailored for […]

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May 31, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, eCommerce, PCI Compliance 16
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Top 5 Bookstore POS Systems

There are few dedicated bookstore POS systems—that is, point of sale systems made exclusively for booksellers. This being said, cloud-based iPad POS software is perfect for bookstore environments. Booksellers need robust inventory management to track and restock a large catalog of books, and cloud POS software can store massive amounts of inventory data in the […]

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May 30, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Point of Sale 4
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Top 7 Etsy Alternatives

Lately, the online marketplace Etsy has alienated quite a few clients by announcing some changes in regulations. For example, Etsy recently announced that they would be raising transaction fees from 3.5% to 5%! These changes will be effective July 16, 2018 — around the time when Etsy will also be introducing their new paid seller […]

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May 24, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce 2

How To Print, Pack, And 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 0

7 Shopify Dropshipping Apps

Dropshipping is the sweetest gig in eCommerce, and sellers and advertisers everywhere sing its praises. They claim all you have to do is select the most profitable dropshipping products, and the dollars will roll on in. And while we are skeptical of these claims (check out our article 7 Reasons To Rethink Drop Shipping), for […]

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May 14, 2018 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0