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Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart shopping 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.

Darren DeMatas
Darren DeMatas
Community Manager, Founder @ selfstartr

How to Sell Online: The Complete Guide To Selling Everywhere

eCommerce Tips

According to research, retail sales from eCommerce websites amounts to $1,713,971 mln in 2018. When you consider revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2018-2022) of 9.6 % resulting in a market volume of US $2,472,788 mln in 2022, there’s no better time to get into selling products in your own online shop. […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart shopping 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 […]

Ksenia Emelyanova
Ksenia Emelyanova
Marketing manager at X‑Cart

How to Sell a Product Even If You Don’t Have a Salesman Bone in Your Body

eCommerce Tips

"We have a great product, but I don’t know how to sell it. I hate selling." It’s not uncommon to hear these "horrible" words from a business owner. Raise your hand if you’re in the club! Me too, <sigh>. Promoting and selling a product IS really a pain for many techs. Yet, selling is vital […]

Ksenia Emelyanova
Ksenia Emelyanova
Marketing manager at X‑Cart

Step-by-Step Guide On How To Sell On Amazon [2018 Edition]

eCommerce Tips

In this blog post we’re going to cover all the essentials of how to start selling on Amazon step by step. It’s a 10 minutes read, so before we move forward, do some quick neck & back exercises. Feel refreshed? Let’s get the things rolling. Why selling products on Amazon in 2018 is still a […]

Ksenia Emelyanova
Ksenia Emelyanova
Marketing manager at X‑Cart

How to Sell on Ebay: A Step-By-Step Guide For Beginners

eCommerce Tips

"I will be forever grateful to eBay for allowing me to present my work to the world. It is how I started. For a small home-based business it is an amazing way to start. I decided to create my own eCommerce website when I felt I had enough followers to create a decent customer base […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart shopping cart

How To Sell On Etsy: Beginner’s Guide To Etsy Setup & Success

eCommerce Tips

Hey, creative and artistic souls. If you are here, it means that you’ve already heard a thing or two about Etsy, a place where 33,6 mln shoppers and sellers come together to exchange homemade items and craft supplies not available anywhere else. There are your potential customers, too. But… where are you, then? On eBay […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart shopping cart

How to Sell on Pinterest And Explode Ecommerce Sales

eCommerce Tips

If you plan to triple your eCommerce business growth and drive more sales in 2018, you should learn how to sell on Pinterest. Why? Just because it is a formidable community. This new red-hot sales channel brings more social media traffic than Twitter, giving way only to Facebook which is a little bit ahead. Plus, […]

Ksenia Emelyanova
Ksenia Emelyanova
Marketing manager at X‑Cart

How to Sell on Facebook in 2018 [Tutorial For Beginners]

eCommerce Tips

You asked Google, how to sell on Facebook, and found yourself on this page? Good for you! You’re about to read a comprehensive step-by-step guide full of fresh and actual info, written in a digestible manner. Selling products on Facebook is a topic that has been red-hot for years. The early birds started making money […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart shopping cart

What is Omni-Channel Marketing? Definitions, Thoughts, and Examples

eCommerce Tips

Omni-channel. Is it a Holy Grail of customer experience? Or is it just a lame bzzz… buzzword, created by shrewd marketers to make it look like they are busy chasing high ROIs, CTRs, KPIs, and other big-wigged things like that? Well, I should say that this is definitely more than just a schmancy word. An […]

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.