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Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Mobile Commerce 101: Advantages, Disadvantages, Stats [+Examples]

eCommerce Tips

Bringing online stores to the mobile world in the form of apps has turned the concept of shopping in a completely new direction. Buyers can easily browse through thousands of products, compare prices, share favorites with friends, and so much more — all straight from their mobiles. Online merchants also feel quite at home with […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Best Website Hosting for Online Store [7 Hosts Compared]

eCommerce Tips

Take my word for it — choosing the best eCommerce hosting site for your online store is not as easy as predicting how ‘Game Of Thrones’ might end next Sunday. You’ll have to beaver away for quite a while to find what is worth your attention even now that eCommerce hosting players provide a seemingly […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

How to Start an Online Store That Actually Grows [2019 Edition]

eCommerce Tips

A few years ago creating an online store seemed mind-blowingly complex for medium and small businesses. You had to code your fingers to the bone to make your first sale. Luckily, everything is different now. Indeed, it’s never been easier to start an online store from scratch within just a short space of time. No […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Top 5 Ecommerce Marketing Trends You Need To Adopt In 2019

eCommerce Tips

As the new year gradually gathering its pace, there comes the best time to step away from your day-to-day activities and reflect on your plans and perspectives. To give you some insights on where to focus your attention we’d like to point out 5 marketing ideas that are going to shape the marketing industry in 2019.

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

X-Cart Is Launching a Packaging Supplies Store to Help You Pack Pretty Much Anything — from a Fly to an Elephant

Company News

Packaging is nothing but a plain carton box, right? It’s the product that really matters, after all. If that’s what you are thinking as a business owner, you might be setting yourself up to fail without even realizing it. You should know that without quality packaging you will: Lose your products on the way to […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

26 Best Email Marketing Services For Selling Online in 2019

eCommerce Tips

I’m sure you haven’t seen a “one-size-fits-all” men suit, have you? The same goes for email marketing software. To find out which email marketing tool is most useful and cost-effective for your eCommerce website, I’d suggest signing up for at least three-four free trials or starter plans to dig them deep and wide. Asking yourself […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

X-Cart Partners with nChannel to Help You Automate Your Multi-channel eCommerce Business

Company News

Imagine you sell outdoor equipment. You have thousands of items in your stock, and you are an omni-channel hero. You’ve grown your first store to multiple sales channels that include big box online retailers, B2B vendors, and your eCommerce store that you’re trying to actively grow. Looks pretty good, right? BUT… Your processes that once […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

16 People Share Their Reasons Why They Migrated to X-Cart 5

Development

Let me guess. Your X-Cart 4 online store is running pretty well now. And it’s even driving some revenue. Nothing remarkable. But do you know that sticking with an outdated software brings new troubles every day? Every time you want to add a new feature — enable AMPs, for instance, or make your store GDPR-compliant […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Why X-Cart 4 to X-Cart 5 Re-Platforming Should NOT Scare the Daylights Out of You

Development

Have you or your friends ever moved to another flat? Then you should know how much of a hassle it is and how many hazards can be hidden here and there. Just imagine all those multiple plastic containers, traveling trunks, sacks, boxes, and the rest. A real nightmare! But if you think that migrating from […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Why You Should Stop Being Mobile-Friendly and Go Mobile-First in 2018

eCommerce Tips

On November 04, 2016 Google announced the so-called “mobile-first” indexing. According to this new rule, mobile users are now the #1 priority. In order to make your life easier, we’ve thoroughly scrutinized Google’s tips, picked the most relevant and adapted them for X-Cart users.

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

How To Find A Profitable Product To Sell Online

eCommerce Tips

Struggling to figure out what to sell online? Oh, I understand. Picking a product that sells like hot crispy chocolate cakes is a hard task. But let’s face it. If it weren’t somewhat tricky, everyone and their dog would join the club of successful business owners and start selling their products online. However, a substantial […]