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Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

Ecommerce Search and Navigation: Tools, Popular Solutions and Best Practices

eCommerce Tips

Configure eCommerce search and navigation tools right and your store conversion rates will increase by up to 80%. Can you believe it? Meanwhile, treating the search wrong on your eCommerce website leads to a decrease in conversion rates both on desktop and mobile devices, low average order value, bad SEO (and, as a result, less traffic) and lost customers. Luckily, there are multiple ways to level up search experience in your online store.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart Partners with Shopper Approved to Turn Reviews into a Powerful Sales Tool for You

Company News

88% of consumers use online reviews when making purchase decisions. Moreover, products with reviews boast a 12.5% increase in conversion rates. Impressive numbers, right? The importance of reviews is undeniable. We recognize it and have entrusted Shopper Approved to bring an easy-to-implement review solution for X-Cart users. Why Shopper Approved? Shopper Approved is one of […]

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart at IRCE 2018: Address, Parking, Places to Stay

Company News

Yup. This year again X-Cart team is heading to Chicago to exhibit at IRCE, the annual eCommerce conference and trade show. We’ll be waiting for you in Booth 1637. Come to ask questions, share ideas and discover new opportunities.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

GDPR: What Is It and How It May Impact Ecommerce Stores in EU and Outside

Company News

The GDPR with complicated requirements, expensive implementation and huge fines for non-compliance have thrown many eCommerce businesses into panic since it was announced. Check this post to see if it applies to your business and what you need to do to be compliant. We've got ready tools to help you set up your online store.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart v5.3.5: Better Email Delivery, Multivendor Improvements, Orders Feed for Royal Mail Click & Drop

Company News

New X-Cart v5.3.5 is here. This release is mainly devoted to improving your store email notifications delivery, but also comes with several other new features.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

How Atkins Rotary got unexpected source of revenue due to UPS & FedEx refunds automation

Josh Cook, a sales manager and an administrator of the Atkins Rotary online store, tells how 71lbs helps them to make more revenue and saves their time on claiming refunds related to shipping issues. Three quick questions and three quick answers illustrate how the 71lbs service can help your business.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart Team at Seamless Middle East in Dubai on April 15-16

Company News

Meet X-Cart team at Seamless Middle East in Dubai, a trade show and conference on payments, eCommerce and retail with 300+ exhibitors, 250+ speakers and 10000+ visitors. Discover innovative solutions, talk to interesting people, learn eCommerce technologies of the future and more.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart v4.7.9: Skrill and PayPal updates, Store Notifications, SEO, Bug Fixes

Releases

Hope you had a wonderful time this holiday season and met the New Year full of energy and excellent business ideas. Meanwhile, X-Cart Classic engineers have finished working on the v4.7.9. Here is a quick overview of the most significant fixes and improvements.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart 5 New Apps & Themes: Coupon Roulette, Cost Price, Save for Later, SendPulse and more

Modules

While we run a Big Sale, let me tell you about the latest X-Cart apps and themes to make sure you don’t miss the best price on the features you might have been waiting for.

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

How to Start Multi Vendor eCommerce Marketplace: Ideas, Pros, Cons, Launch and Growth

eCommerce Tips

Exactly as huge physical malls have pushed out shops of narrow focus, multi vendor marketplaces do so towards unpretentious online stores today. So, what do we see? Some merchants just close their sites and benefit from the power of eCommerce giants. They successfully sell on such multi vendor sites as eBay, Amazon or Etsy. Others […]

Anna Shvetsova
Anna Shvetsova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart Partners with Pitney Bowes to Help You Save on USPS Rates and Better Meet Customer’s Delivery Expectations

Company News

High rates, slow delivery, lost packages and unexpected expenses – that’s how shipping management turns into a nightmare. But solutions exist! Our new partnership with Pitney Bowes provides you with discounted USPS rates, guaranteed delivery through the USPS, and new ways to finance your shipping expenses.