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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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! […]
In our increasingly digital society, your website is the most visible aspect of your business. It’s the portal to the hearts and minds of your potential customers and clients. It behooves you to make that portal as clean and attractive as possible. The good news is that it’s never been easier to build a professional, effective business website — one that drives conversions and looks good doing it.
In a comparison of Big Cartel VS Shopify, making the right choice comes down to the details and what, exactly, you want for your online store. They’re both Saas (Software as a Solution) platforms that have a lot of overlap between them. Both are easy to use and cloud-based. However, there are some differences, and that’s where you should focus.
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 […]
Shopify Shipping is a built-in shipping suite that gives merchants tools to calculate real-time shipping rates, purchase and print shipping labels, and track shipments. Although Shopify Shipping is free for Shopify users on every pricing plan, you should note that it’s only available for orders shipped from the United States and Canada. Read on for more details.
Before you started your small business, you probably only thought of sales tax as a pesky total on the bottom of your receipts—the thing that changed your nice round price into something bizarre. (The Dollar Store doesn’t really work when it’s the $1.07 Store.) But now that you’re a small business owner, understanding sales tax […]
You can establish multiple sales channels with almost any online platform, but Shopify makes it particularly easy. In this article, we’ll take a hard look at two marketplaces that hold big sales potential: Amazon and eBay. How well do the Shopify eBay integration and the Shopify Amazon integration work? Let’s take a look at the merits and flaws of each, and assess how they could help you sell more.
One of the strongest appeals of selling online is the ability to distribute your products far and wide. With an online store, you can spread your brand across the country without ever dealing with the overhead expense of a network of brick-and-mortar stores. It’s natural that after some time, successful online sellers start to seek […]
If your small business has more orders than you can meet on your own, one solution may be to sign up with an order fulfillment service. Keep reading for all the information you’ll need to determine if it’s time for your small business to consider an eCommerce order fulfillment service — and how to choose the right one.