Choosing a good domain name is one of the most important decisions you will have to make for your online business. Domain names are being registered at such an enormous rate that it is becoming more and more difficult to come up with unique domain names that haven’t already been snapped up by somebody else.Read More
Many business owners think that once they are able to set up an e-commerce website, they can already leave it working for them. Right? Wrong! An e-commerce website, although made to operate on its own, still requires maintenance and regular monitoring. If you have an online shop, virtual store, or any kind of e-commerce site and would want to make the most out of it, here are the best practices that you should keep in mind when handling and managing your site.Read More
Last week, we talked about what e-commerce is and how online businesses work. If you are convinced that an e-commerce platform is what you need to get your online business going, here are some more essential facts that you need to learn. There are several basic steps involved in becoming e-commerce enabled, including:Read More
Electronic Commerce or e-commerce is one of the most important aspects of the Internet to emerge in recent years. This technology enables people to exchange goods and services immediately, with no barriers in terms of time or distance.Read More
The web is a highly visual medium. Web users tend to stay on or leave a website based on the design, content, and other elements they see on it. Therefore, a highly effective website must impress, tease, and compel your visitors to step in and explore what you have to offer. To be able to create a visually stunning website, you must first understand the basic rules governing web design.Read More
So you’ve finally decided to move on from your e-commerce business and you’re looking to sell it for the right price. The question is, do you have any idea what your online business is worth? For all you know, your e-commerce business is worth a million dollars or more. So, is your e-commerce business worth that much? Here are some factors that will indicate if you have a million-dollar e-commerce business.
Few things are as annoying as opening a website and waiting forever for it to completely load. For the owner of that website, the slow load websites could only mean one thing: missed business opportunities. You see, most Internet users these days are, to be honest, quite an impatient lot and are always in a hurry. If they have to wait more than a few seconds for a website to load, it’s almost a certainty that they will just forget about your site and move on to another that doesn’t make them wait that long.
If you don’t want to lose your audience, you need to do whatever you can to boost website loading speed. Here are 11 ways you can do just that.
Have you noticed something different with your Google Search Engine Results Pages (SERPs) lately? If you have, then welcome to the latest changes that Google has made with the SERPs, which means webmasters have to make little tweaks again to stay on top of the SERPs. Dr. Peter J. Meyers discusses these changes for The Moz Blog.
There’s nothing wrong with so-called “walls of text” on your website, that is, if it’s about publishing encyclopedia entries and scholarly studies and journals. However, if it’s for just about anything else, your content should be more than just about the words on a page. It also has to be visually engaging as well as easy to read. The average Internet user easily gets turned off by walls of text, and isn’t likely to stay longer on your page.
These days, simple, concise, but engaging content is key. Here are some tips to keep your content simple.
Of all the pages in your website, your About Page serves as your ID, so to speak. It is, after all the page where you are supposed to summarise your business’ history, values, capabilities and its personality.
While the About page may not be as content-rich as the other pages of your website, it has to be every bit as good as any of its other pages.
So how do you create a great About page for your website? Here are a few tips.