eBay Changes – Everything You Need to Know

eBay Changes – Everything You Need to Know

eCommerce
eBay has released a number of changes recently. However, finding information on all of the changes could be a bit of a hassle. So, we have broken down the changes for you and outlined what they could mean for your business. Structured data: In order for your items to be found by someone searching for products, they need to be able to present that item in a way that displays well. Structured data enables eBay to administer a level of uniformity in the information presented to customers. One of the most exciting things that these changes are bringing to the table is the ASIN (Amazon Standard Identification Numbers) and other unique identifiers other than universal products codes or international standard book numbers. These changes were introduced back in February and…
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Photoshop Tips for Beginners

Photoshop Tips for Beginners

Business Tips
Photoshop is imperative to any photographer or graphic designer, but these professions are not the only ones that can put this influential software to good use. For the creative professional, who may include freelancers, marketing professionals, entrepreneurs, even business owners, it helps to have even just a working knowledge of how to use Photoshop. The use of Photoshop can make a huge impact to your business if used correctly. For this reason, New Horizons created a slideshow on 7 Photoshop must-knows for beginners. You can view the slideshow below. 7 Photoshop Must-Knows For Beginners created by New Horizons Learning Solutions Author Bio  Rocco Lungariello is a Marketing and Social Media Content Creator at New Horizons, the largest group of New Horizons training centers in America. He has been generating content…
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Which eCommerce Platform is Right for your Business?

Which eCommerce Platform is Right for your Business?

eCommerce
There are a lot of ways to be certain that you are using the right e-commerce platform for your online business. Start by reading independent reviews. Business owners who have tried these platforms before can give you an idea of their experience in using them. From their reviews, you can trim the options down. Just make sure you read a lot of reviews. Otherwise, it will be heavily tilted towards one option and you miss out on the rest. Another strategy is to use the free trial version. Some e-commerce platforms allow you to try their basic features first to see if you are comfortable in using the said platform. You can decide later on if you wish to avail of their main features. The price should also be a…
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5 Advantages of Cloud Computing

5 Advantages of Cloud Computing

Website Development
5 Ways Cloud Computing Plays an Important Role in the Web Design Industry In its simplest terms, cloud computing means accessing and storing data online rather than on a hard drive. In fact, you likely use cloud-based applications or services every day. Google Docs, Dropbox, SugarSync and Amazon Cloud Drive are all cloud applications. If you work on a Google Chromebook, you’re working on a device that is completely connected to the cloud. Cloud computing is making our lives easier — and it’s also playing an important role in web design. Server Backup and Security Losing critical information and files, even just for a day, can seriously damage a business. As a web designer, your reputation is on the line. Don’t rely on a hard drive for file storage and…
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Personalized Online Retail is The Future of eCommerce

Personalized Online Retail is The Future of eCommerce

Email Marketing
Ecommerce has gradually shifted from being a trend to being accepted as people’s normal shopping behaviors. It has taken quite a while to convince consumers to buy online and now even though most people are buying online, their options are also huge. The glut of eCommerce stores all looking almost like a clone of each other with similar offers and discounts means that there is hardly any loyalty in the online retail business. In such a scenario how do you make yourself stand out and make your customers loyal to you? By doing something very few people are - personalizing your products and the entire store as per customer's’ tastes and preferences. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that personalized online retail is the future of eCommerce. The future belongs…
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Achieving a Cashless Economy

Achieving a Cashless Economy

eCommerce
Cashless Economy- Is it possible to achieve? It’s hard to imagine a cash-free world for the entire mankind. Still, after the establishment of the credit and debit card technology and with the growth of mobile payments, about 80% of the money transactions worldwide happens with cash. The global attachment to cash will not be helping some of the countries’ economies all the time. The cash weights heavy and it is also heavier and the most expensive thing to transport and also to store. By stepping into the world of digital transactions, the reliance on cash would be eventually eliminated from many countries; this information was reported by the research conducted by the Harvard Business Review and experts from the University of Tufts. Bhaskar Chakravorti, he is the senior associate dean…
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The Digital Marketer’s Guide to Heavily Trafficked Holiday Promotions

The Digital Marketer’s Guide to Heavily Trafficked Holiday Promotions

eCommerce
Consumers are looking to spend even more money this holiday season compared to last year, with the average purchase projected at $540, up more than $100 from 2015. In addition, 40 percent of retailers plan on kicking off their holiday season campaigns before Halloween. Now is the season to market early and often for online retailers. From boosting organic web traffic and increasing conversion rates to social media paid ads and promotions, the options are endless and sometimes overwhelming. Here is the digital marketer’s guide to wading through the sea of online stats and some advice to making the most out of another busy and lucrative online shopping season. Driving Web Traffic Getting more eyes on your site is a great way to gauge which products are most popular, raise…
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Turn Your Passion into a Business

Turn Your Passion into a Business

eCommerce
Use your Passion to Fuel a Successful E-Commerce Business Many of us walk into work each day, do what we need to do to get through the shift, then leave uninspired. In fact, a recent study showing that 32% of people felt engaged with their work in 2015. What’s more 17.2% reported to be actively disengaged. Those who are engaged with work are enthusiastic about what they do, are committed to their work and are strongly connected to the company’s financial success. If you’re working in a career that doesn’t engage you, perhaps it’s time to think if there’s another way. Turn your Hobby into an E-Commerce Business Do you have a hobby that you’re truly passionate about? Do friends and family line up to purchase your hand-made products? Your…
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