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3 Scalable eCommerce Platforms For Growing Businesses

Growing an eCommerce business is a lot like growing up: awkward. After a while, things don’t seem to feel right, and what was once a perfect software fit is now bursting at the seams. If your eCommerce platform isn’t keeping up with your company’s ever increasing demands, or if you’re a small seller looking forward […]

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Jun 9, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

Alternatives to WooCommerce

With over 1.7M users on board, WooCommerce is the most widely used eCommerce platform there is. WooCommerce stores make up a whopping 41% of all eCommerce sites! For comparison, Shopify makes up only 5%. So why do so many merchants choose WooCommerce? WooCommerce provides an affordable and simple way to turn your WordPress site into […]

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May 30, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

Expert Tips For Taking Your Store Online

With so much discussion focused on multi-channel retail, retailers are paying more and more attention to the world of eCommerce. And, slowly but surely, those merchants are switching from traditional, brick-and-mortar business models to making their products available worldwide. However, while online selling is often necessary, it is by no means easy. We at Merchant […]

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May 24, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 1

Questions to Ask Before You Commit to a Shopping Cart

Choosing an eCommerce platform is one of the most important decisions you’ll make when setting up an online store. And it’s the step we focus on most at Merchant Maverick, for good reason. Your eCommerce platform can make or break the initial success of your business. Before you sign on for a monthly (or yearly) […]

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May 16, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

Use These Four Tools to Increase eCommerce Sales

As an online store owner, your goal is simple: to make as many sales as you can. There are thousands of ways to increase sales (many of which you’ve probably learned in business school or in the school of life), but when it comes to selling online, you may need to take an alternate approach. […]

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May 16, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

Business News and Other Stories for April 2017

Part of our work here at Merchant Maverick is staying on top of new developments and trends in the industries that we cover. We learn a lot from the news article, blogs, and community forums we frequent. So much, in fact, that we want to share our knowledge with you in a more direct fashion. […]

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May 1, 2017 Filed under: News, Web Development 0

3 Shopping Carts You Can Use With WordPress

These days, nearly everyone has a WordPress account; this popular blogging platform is simple to set up and easy to use. However, while some may use WordPress to host a hobby blog or a family newsletter, other users have much bigger dreams for their blog. It’s possible that you’ve already on the path to monetizing […]

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May 1, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0

3 Reasons Your Online Store Should Have a Blog

These days, blogs run the internet. You see posts everywhere: on Facebook, Twitter, and in Google searches. Your competitors regularly update their blogs, and you’re beginning to wonder if you should too. But you might be also be wondering why blogging is such a common practice. What’s the point? How does blogging benefit an online […]

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Apr 26, 2017 Filed under: eCommerce, Web Development 0
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Creating Websites for the Smartphone Generation

You’re probably bored of hearing about the ascendancy of mobile internet use by now. Well, let me bore you a little further: StatCounter Global Stats found that in October 2016, “mobile and tablet devices accounted for 51.3% of internet usage worldwide in October compared to 48.7% by desktop.” The writing is on the wall. Mobile […]

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Apr 19, 2017 Filed under: Web Development 0