How to Start an Online Store That Actually Grows [2020 Edition]
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 […]
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PCI-DSS Compliance Checklist [Definition + 13 Steps]
Day-to-day business is complicated enough for new e-commerce site owners, but if you accept debit or credit card transactions, one crucial part of your remit is to be completely compliant with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards. This can feel overwhelming as the PCI DSS compliance checklist is long, can seem complicated, and more often […]
Online Privacy in eCommerce: 6 Key Takeaways and Shocking Stats You Didn’t Know About
The eCommerce landscape has changed much since the early days of Amazon.com. Technological innovation fueling this industry has allowed the explosive growth of cross-border trade. It is expected that by 2021, retail eCommerce sales will reach almost $4.9 trillion. Yet this massive industry has grown beyond the major eCommerce companies, and new competitors are entering […]
Strong Customer Authentication (SCA): What It Is and What Merchants Should Expect in 2020
Let’s face it — the internet is not the safest place to be. Even though online security has become more sophisticated over the years, the Web is still fertile ground for all sorts of scams. To illustrate, online merchants worldwide lose over 7.5% of their annual revenue due to fraud. Imagine someone stealing your December salary every […]
Top 25 Payment Processing Companies 
Payment processing companies – they are virtually everywhere. If you own an eCommerce store, you’d know that your website needs a payment processor in order to become a fully-functioning money-making machine. But how exactly do you choose which service to go for? Which ones are most secure, reliable, and better-performing? We’ve listed our favorite 25 […]
The 7 Best Ecommerce Website Builders: a Comparison Chart for 2020
I know why you’re here. You want to create your online e-commerce store and start selling online. Or you’re not satisfied with your current solution and looking for the perfect eCommerce platform to migrate to. And you know what? It’s the right place to get all the information needed. You want to find the perfect […]
PA-DSS validation for X-Payments 2 expired. Upgrade to X-Payments 3.
PA-DSS validation for X-Payments 2.x has expired and hence it cannot be used for new deployments. It's X-Payments 3.x that should be used for all new installations.
X-Payments 2.1 released: new gateways, Kount for online fraud screening, PCI compliant credit card saving for more processors
X-Payments 2.1 has been released and is available to everyone who owns X-Payments v2.x licenses. New in X-Payments 2.1: integration with Kount for powerful on-line credit card fraud screening, new payment gateways integrated, PCI compliant credit card saving is available now for more payment gateways, mobile checkout skin, improvements to template management, 3D Secure support and many other minor changes and improvements.
Affordable PCI compliance – new X-Payments plans introduced
We partnered with the best X-Cart hosting provider from the USA to introduce you new X-Payments plans that combine PA-DSS compliance of X-Payments and PCI compliance of hosting space in one package.