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Gary Stevens
Gary Stevens
a front-end developer

The Detailed Guide to WordPress Vulnerabilities and Exploits [+ How to Fix Them]

eCommerce Tips

Since the early days of the internet, WordPress has served as one of the most reliable content platforms available to individuals and organizations. Whether being used for a personal blog or a corporate homepage, WordPress is a flexible and robust content management system (CMS). However, like any piece of software that integrates with the open […]

Azmat Batool
Azmat Batool
Online Reputation Management Consultant for Designmantic.Com

11 Web Design Tools To Help You Build An Awesome Site – Without Any Tech Knowledge At All

eCommerce Tips

Did you know that 94% of the impression a website makes on a visitor is related to design? A web design encourages visitors to interact with the website, its features, and the products offered. The whole design process revolves around smoothening the user experience, which comes off as a key challenge for a UX designer. […]

Darren DeMatas
Darren DeMatas
Founder @ Ecommerce CEO

How to Sell Online: Your All-In-One Guide to Selling Products Online [Updated for 2019]

eCommerce Tips

According to research, retail sales from eCommerce websites amounts to $2,012,096 mln in 2019. When you consider revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2019-2023) of 8% resulting in a market volume of US $2,734,414 mln in 2023, there’s no better time to get into selling products in your own online shop. Online […]

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.

Ksenia Emelyanova
Ksenia Emelyanova
Marketing manager at X‑Cart

Magento Alternatives: The Complete List For 2019

Need to Migrate From Magento? Looking for an alternative open source ecommerce platform to scale your online stores growth? See our Magento comparison chart

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 […]

Anastasia Zhavoronkova
Anastasia Zhavoronkova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

X-Cart 5.3.6: Google Shopping Feed, Hidden Attributes, Bugfixes

Releases

As a rule, X-Cart 5 major releases are aimed at adding new amazing features mainly. This one comes with only a couple of improvements but these are of much use to all online merchants. So I’ll make it short today. Hidden Attributes For your business, sometimes, you have to transmit data to a third-party system, […]

Anastasia Zhavoronkova
Anastasia Zhavoronkova
Marketing Manager at X‑Cart

Unmatched Sales Performance for the Holiday Season: Checklist and Recommended Apps

Addons

Dive in and polish your site to ensure smooth customer experience with this checklist accompanied by ready solutions for X-Cart.

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 […]

Kristen McCabe
Kristen McCabe
Senior Content Marketing Specialist at G2 Crowd

How to Set Up a YouTube Channel for Your eCommerce Business to Make It Blossom

eCommerce Tips

There are many online channels businesses can utilize to grow sales and brand awareness. For an eCommerce company, YouTube offers opportunities that can’t be ignored. Consider these statistics: 82% of people on Twitter use the platform to watch video content, and 45% of people watch over 30 minutes of YouTube or Facebook videos a week. […]