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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 starting an online business 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

24 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 […]

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.

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

Amazing Order Confirmation Emails That Grow Sales

eCommerce Tips

I do not have any access to your Google Analytics profile, and, of course, I’m not a mind reader, but I know it for sure that your order confirmation emails, as well as other transactional emails you may send to your subscribers, have mind-blowing open rates. Why? These confirmation emails convey an important message about […]

Darren DeMatas
Darren DeMatas
Founder @ Ecommerce CEO

13 Expert Backed Ways To Grow Your Ecommerce Email List

eCommerce Tips

Without a quality email list, your eСommerce business is dead in the water. Email is hands down the best way to communicate with your audience, build trust and increase sales. Once someone gives you their email address, you have a direct way to communicate with them. Compare this with Facebook. You can build a list […]

Helen Golubeva
Helen Golubeva
Storyteller at X‑Cart

Email Marketing Software, and Why You Need It

eCommerce Tips

There’s so much hype around email marketing software nowadays. Everyone is pressing down on you trying to persuade that their oh-that-super-unique solution is the best for your eCommerce site. Best value for money; Flawless onboarding process; Easy setup; Pretty sign-up forms swallowing your customers like a vacuum cleaner sucks in the dust; And never-sleeping customer […]

Darren DeMatas
Darren DeMatas
Founder @ Ecommerce CEO

How The Best Ecommerce Sites Win at Web Design [23 Examples]

eCommerce Tips

Inspired to unlock your slice of a $1 trillion online shopping industry?  Before you start browsing for ecommerce templates, you need to understand how to sell online with a high converting store design.  To help you, I’ve surveyed the top experts in ecommerce, web design, conversion rate optimization and user experience. We also analyzed the strategies top-selling […]

Darren DeMatas
Darren DeMatas
Founder @ Ecommerce CEO

Product Photography: How To Market Products With Photos [19 Pro Tips]

eCommerce Tips

Learn product photography basics: What equipment to use, and how to set it up. Get tips from some of the top commercial photographers.