A Complete Guide To Etsy Product Photography and How To Use Photo Testing to Boost Sales

This is a guest post from Megan Gileza, the Creative Director at Whatify. She is passionate about user experiences with positive impacts and about building brands for small businesses that will help them succeed. Through her experience as a graphic designer, she began to dabble in photography and developed a personal DIY process for at-home photography. As an Etsy seller, you know that photos of …

10 Instagram Tools To Supercharge E-commerce Marketing

Instagram is quickly turning into the number one social media platform for ecommerce marketing. No longer is it dominated by shots of birthday parties and pet kittens. But to truly harness the power of Instagram you need the best Instagram marketing tools at your fingertips, saving you time, effort, and money. Fortunately, there is a bewildering array of marketing tools for Instagram already available – …

We interviewed 9 multi-store sellers and here’s what we have learnt about running multiple stores online

Having a successful e-commerce store is a wonderful feeling. But wouldn’t it be better if you can have multiple successful stores? The transition from a single e-commerce store to multiple stores is anything but easy. The obstacles and challenges faced by multiple store sellers are starkly different from single store sellers. The first and one of the most difficult in your multiple store journey is …

A Beginners Guide To Promote E-commerce Store On Instagram

With more than 700 million total monthly active users, Instagram is the fastest growing social media network. Not only Instagram has a great no. of users but 68% of Instagram users engage with brand regularly! That’s why the brands are focusing heavily on Instagram. For your ecommerce business too, Instagram can be a great marketing channel. Here’s comprehensive guide to get most out of Instagram. …

Top WooCommerce Hosting Providers For Your Online Stores

WooCommerce is the perfect extension to turn a WordPress website into an ecommerce site. You will find all the commercial features you need for an online store; from the creation and management of the products to the payment procedure, including the integration of the customer basket. WooCommerce supports various payment methods, such as credit cards, PayPal, Amazon Pay, checks and many more. To make your …

16 Shopify Apps You Should Know For Your Dropshipping Shop

As you are reading this article you are most probably already familiar with the dropshipping ecommerce model. Source: http://www.clientsfirst-us.com/ The best thing about dropshipping is that you can start without a huge capital as you don’t need to stock products. But the biggest loophole is also the same, you don’t own the products. This is a great threat to the sustainability of your business. But what …

10 Pitfalls To Avoid While Promoting Your Brand On Social Media

Social media is one of the most lucrative platforms for any business today. It provides a medium that encourages real time user interaction and engagement. Yet, not many businesses are able to leverage the power of social media successfully. The fundamental reason for this is the fact that they don’t understand the nature of the medium. In this blog post we are trying to address …

10 Tips That Can Take Your “About us” Page from Good to Great

All entrepreneurs, big and small would have gone through the herculean task of creating an elevator pitch. An elevator pitch is a super short sales pitch that is used to attract a customer/investor. “About us” section of your e-commerce store is essentially an elevator pitch for your store. In the age of increasing competition and reducing attention spans, an effective about us page would help …

How to Make the Most Out of Etsy’s New Listing Update

Etsy announced some photo-intensive updates to the platform today. Here’s a gist of what it announced and how it will impact your sales (and indirectly, your rankings too!) Number of photos per item = 10 Max size/resolution of photos you can upload = 3000px (it was 1500px before) Improved zoom 1. You can now upload up to 10 photos per listing. The maximum number of …