Ecommerce Tips

How you should measure ecommerce success in 2020

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Ecommerce success doesn’t happen by accident. Building sustainable long-term profits requires a commitment to ongoing planning. But how do you ensure that even the best laid plans are achieving the results you need?

It all comes down to consistent measurement. Measure ecommerce success across a range of metrics to reveal where your ecommerce business is succeeding — and where there’s room for improvement.    
Get started with these four key metrics…

#1. Net profit 
It sounds obvious,

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5 Christmas Packaging Tips To Delight New Customers

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Australian shoppers spent more than $10 billion last Christmas. That leaves little wonder why retailers go into hyperdrive over the holiday season. The December retail boost also means that many first-time customers are likely to be among the new wave of Christmas shoppers checking out your brand.

This offers savvy ecommerce retailers the opportunity to give your new customers a brand experience to remember. Taking your Christmas season packaging to the next level will help you stand out from the other brands under the Christmas tree,

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Ecommerce diet: 5 cost cutting strategies to help boost your business’ profitability

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Is your expense sheet looking a little heavy? Perhaps it’s time to put your ecommerce business on a spending diet. Putting a cost reduction strategy in place can help to improve your profitability and keep more money in your pocket.
But first, a word of warning. Don’t go slashing expenses willy nilly. You only want to cut costs that are not going to negatively affect your product quality or customer service. Or growth

Here are five cost-cutting strategies you can use to trim costs in your ecommerce business… 
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6 free stock image and image editing websites to improve your look

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Whether you’re designing your ecommerce website, putting together some killer marketing materials, or getting your social media game on, a picture says a thousand words.
Good quality photography is vital for creating a professional look. Fortunately, there are several free stock image libraries and image editing software you can use to get impressive results. Here are six of our favourites…

Free high-resolution images

#1. Pixabay.com
Pixabay is an excellent free image library with a searchable database of high-quality photography.

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3 Must-Have Ecommerce Solutions To Upgrade Your Online Store For More Sales

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Here are three solutions to make your ecommerce store simpler for shoppers to use and enhance their user experience.
Ecommerce solution #1: Use integrated plugins to create a seamless process
At Transdirect, we offer helpful ecommerce shipping plugins for Shopify, eBay, Woocommerce and Magento.
What’s so special about our innovative shipping plugin? The main reason our clients love it is because their customers can calculate shipping costs before making a purchase. How? During checkout, your customer simply enters their postcode and specify whether their building is residential or commercial to get an instant delivery quote.

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