34 E-Commerce WordPress Themes to Make Online Shopping a Breeze

On January 10th, 2017, wrote:

If you think E-commerce is just a fad – poised to flounder amidst economic crises – then think again. Thanks to the increasing popularity of smartphones and tablets, millions more people are shopping online and on-the-go. In fact, in a recent article by eMarketer, it was reported that mobile commerce (“M-commerce”) sales (including travel) in the US grew by 91.4% to reach $6.7 billion. And that’s just mobile. If one were also to consider the continued expansion of Wi-Fi availability across the US and all over the world, one will come to understand that E-commerce – regardless of the device driving it – is here to stay. WordPress E-commerce themes That’s why we created this fresh new list of WordPress e-commerce themes – to help you find the best possible look for your WordPress store. If you’re… giving your WordPress-powered site, blog, E-commerce site, or online store a makeover to herald the New Year, looking for ways to improve the – Read the full article

Top 5 Brand Building Tips for Musicians

On April 11th, 2013, wrote:

As a musician, you might not feel like you have a brand, at least not in the same way that a mega-corporation has a brand. But aside from obvious considerations like logos and mission statements, you certainly do have some kind of image to uphold, and if you want any hope of being successful you’re going to have to market yourself. Of course, this is done mainly through your music, but however you present yourself to the public, including the type of music you play, the way you dress, and how you act, you’re working to build a brand, whether you realize it or not. And being aware of what you’re doing and the impact it has is an important part of turning your pipe dream into an actual career. So here are just a few tips that will help you to build a brand that appeals to people as both music lovers and consumers. Consider your image. A closet – Read the full article

Effective Marketing Strategies For Dentists

On February 12th, 2013, wrote:

Now before we start, let me just clarify that the topic you are about to read is by no means limited to just practitioners of dentistry. I simply chose to make an example from a dentist’s point of view because I just recently visited mine. Now without further adieu, let’s get the ball rolling. Dentists use various marketing strategies to attract new customers, and some of the strategies that are used by dentists are much more effective than others. By using effective marketing and promotional strategies, a dentist can easily and quickly increase the amount of customers that their office has. Local Marketing Dentists can use local marketing strategies which will be effective for promoting a dentist’s services in a certain region. Usually, over 90% of a dentist’s patients are local, so marketing directly to a local population can allow a dentist to reach a massive amount of potential customers. In order to effectively market locally, a dentist should utilize – Read the full article

How A Slow Page Speed Can Influence Your Sales And Ranking

On December 14th, 2012, wrote:

As a website owner, you put in a lot of effort to develop an attractive site for your online business and include advanced functionality for users. But have you considered your website’s performance parameters? Viewers do not like to waste time; they expect fast results. When a website takes too long to load, they are likely to run out of patience. This will bring down the conversion rate of your business, which in turn negatively affects your revenue. Having products and services of the highest quality is not of much use if your viewers don’t hang around long enough to browse through them. A graph of the average page load time versus the conversion rate will clearly show that a delay of even a few seconds can cause the conversion rate to plummet drastically. Just imagine the number of potential customers you have probably lost to a competitor because you did not put in a little extra time and effort – Read the full article

Tips For Internet Marketing Success

On December 11th, 2012, wrote:

Internet marketing can sound intimidating to some people because they have this preconceived notion that you need to be a computer geek or someone with a fancy IT degree to be able to do it. The good news is that if you already have a website – which in itself is an achievement – then you can handle internet marketing. Internet marketing is simply marketing on the internet. The core principles of marketing remain the same as with a brick and mortar business. The difference is the way you go about accomplishing your marketing objectives. Here are the basics. Customers to You The last thing you want to become in business is the best kept secret. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) allows you to direct massive traffic to your website. A search engine is how people find stuff on the internet (Google).  Having a high ranking in the seo results makes it easier for people to find your business. Use keywords – Read the full article

3 Essentials For Starting An Online Business

On November 11th, 2012, wrote:

There is lot of confusion out there among those who want to start their online business. However, there is nothing to worry as keys to success in this business model are quite simple and straightforward. Instead of spending days or months online searching for that “secret magic button” to make money online (there isn’t one!), you should try to master each of the following things we’re going to share with you and you will be on way to make tons of money within a short time. Photo courtesy of: opensourceway Let’s have a close look at 3 essentials for starting an online business: 1.) Create a free product and give it to people-You must have at some point given your contact details (name, phone number or email address) online in exchange for something that you were interested in. Whether it was a video or an eBook containing some “secrets’, this was a method used by that person to get your details. – Read the full article

5 SEO Challenges Facing Large Ecommerce Websites

On October 29th, 2012, wrote:

SEO is challenging no matter what type of website you have. As the web marketplace becomes increasingly competitive, you have to be at the top of your game to compete. In particular, large ecommerce websites face a number of SEO challenges. We explore 5 of those challenges here. 1. Unintentional Duplicate Content Nowhere is the issue of unintentional duplicate content more prevalent than on ecommerce websites with lots of products and categories. A common issue is on sites where the category name is in a product URL have products in multiple categories. It’s common to see the same product (with the same content) at multiple URLs. Another common issue is when a large website enables users to sort category pages by price, best selling or other features. What it effectively means is that a user going to category A and then changing to ‘sort by price’ is seeing the same content in a different order. But on some sites, this – Read the full article

Top 10 Useful SEO Techniques For Business Websites

On October 28th, 2012, wrote:

These tips are in no particular order. You may notice that some are more powerful than others. The older your website domain is then the higher it will rank as time goes by, just so long as you keep it updated frequently. Do not try to cut corners and hire dubious marketing companies or employ Black Hat techniques, because you will lose the ranking you have accumulated over the years. Furthermore, make sure you keep abreast of new SEO developments. 1 – Link from LinkedIN LinkedIN was created as a social media for people in business. Link from it to your website, from your profile and from your contributions to comments and forums. You may gain a little bit of traffic from the site, and the search engines will look more highly upon links from LinkedIN if you are an active LinkedIN user. 2 – Have your staff update it If you have staff then assign members of staff to – Read the full article