Small Business Ecommerce Web Design
- Joel Walsh
... about it. All you have to do is choose a design, stock your store, and promote it. Here's how to do that.
Designing Your Online Store: Choosing a Template
When starting a brand-new online store for a small business, you're better off choosing a pre-existing design template rather than having...
Small Business Web Shopping Cart Software: 7 Reasons Hosted Is Better
- Joel Walsh
... a complicated script. You'll have enough issues running a business that you won't be able to outsource to someone else the way you can with a shopping cart script.
2) Price. Paid hosted shopping cart software's price is inconsequential: $10-$100/month. If that's a significant expense for your...
E-commerce Solution: Shopping Cart or Web Store?
- Joel Walsh
... store to consist only of a shopping cart, or if you want your online store to be your entire site, with shopping cart functionalities available to every page. Let's look at the options.
Ecommerce Option One: Complete Online Store
Software that creates a complete online store for you, with...
You Need the Amazing Power of Articles to Become Successful Online
- Jim Green
... a goldmine of potential buyers if you do not…
You need an all-in-one kit that:
1. Allows you to be in total control of operations
2. Countermands the ever-changing search engine vagaries
3. Outstrips all other forms of web promotion
4. Constitutes the ultimate weapon in viral...
"Honest Marketing" is NOT an oxy-moron.
- Cheryl Lester
... fact, and how much is fiction?
Lets clear up a common misconception. Dishonest marketing tactics don't always come from
dishonest marketers. Although there are some individuals who purposely use dishonest
marketing tactics, you shouldn't let those select few spoil the whole lot of truly...
This System Works Even Better When You Apply It To Real Websites
- Jim Green
... following also happened.
1. The site had an Alexa ranking of 198.
2. It had captured the No.1 Spot for the core keyword phrase on Google, Yahoo!, MSN, AOL, Lycos and Ask Jeeves.
3. My hosting service traffic stats reported 18,945 visitors.
So far so good on a spoof but was it a...
Identity Theft and You
- Rosanne Dausilio, Ph.D.
... not be the only thing a thief wants to steal. The most valuable items in your wallet are your Social Security number, ATM card, credit cards, bank checks, and any other items containing your personal information.
Additionally, during the course of a busy day, you share this information when...
Reverse Engineering Googles Business Strategies
- Rob Sullivan
... you? I decided to take a look at some of the domain names registered by Google to see if I could get an idea of what the company may be up to in the future and came up with some interesting ideas which I will share with you here.
Etymology is the study of the history of words. And through...
Choosing a CMS (Content Management System)
- Rob Sullivan
... used to display your pages. In general, one template is all that is needed for an entire site. From there one uses the provided software to add content to the site. This usually means entering the content in some form of dashboard. When completed the data is written into a database. When a...
How to Receive Payments for Your Online Sales
- Nowshade Kabir
... you have to take is to figure out how your customers are going to pay you. Whatever you plan to sell online, accepting credit card transaction is a must! A full 90 percent of all online sales occur through credit card payments.
There are two ways you can add e-commerce capabilities to your...
Sell Your Product Online
- Marsh Uele
... site is professional and easily navigable if you want to make money online. If you have a lot of product, a search feature is a necessity in order for you to make money online. If you have only one or two products, you can use a payment method such as PayPal to make money online. However, if...
Visitor Traffic Statistics 101
- Cherie' Davidson
... With an online business, you can not afford to guess at how effective your marketing, content, message or Website design is.
Ideally, you need to know what pages are viewed, how long the visitor stays on any given page and what page they click to next. Also, if you can see the...
PayPal Alternatives: "Do You Have a Backup Plan?"
... customers. Nothing could be further from the truth. Merchant accounts can be hard to get and the monthly fees can really add up.
So what's an honest Internet Entrepreneur to do?
The answer for most is Paypal.com. It's easy to set up an account, and fees are low and depend on your monthly...
How To Submit Articles For Massive Traffic
- Steve Shaw
... written, with a suitable resource box at the end containing a link to your site to drive traffic to your site. But without submitting your article effectively, all this hard work will be of little benefit.In this article, you're going to find out exactly how to submit your articles in exactly...
5 Tips to Locating Highly Competitive Wholesale Products - PART 1
- Sheila Newth
... products for my specific niche"? Or perhaps,Where the HECK is my competition getting their products from at such incredibly low prices and how can I POSSIBLY compete with them!?" That definitely is the $64,000 question!If you already have an online store, sell on Ebay, or would someday like...
5 Questions to Discover The Perfect Home Based Business for YOU
- Gobala Krishnan
... can take to determine what you really want to do. But first, have a pen and paper ready in front of you...Done? Ok, here we go...1) What Are Your Hobbies?Write down all the things you love doing in your own free time. Don't hold anything back, because I'm not here to examine your answer. There is...
Good Cop(y), Bad Cop(y)
- Barry Harrison
... that carried me from the sublime to theridiculous. The first is a description of a “Chenille Throw” from aRestoration Hardware catalog that’s so evocative I practicallysalivate with desire. The second is an excerpt from a multi-page adpromoting Phoenix as a tourist destination. It’s so...
Where is Your Phone Number?
- Jeff Mulligan (c) 2003
... frequently translates into the credibility of the site owner. People are more likely to buy from somebody they believe in.Is your website as credible as it could be?People judge credibility by many subtle factors. Does the design of the site look professional? Is the site well written? Are...
How Smart Pricing Effects AdSense (TM) Publisher Revenues
- Dave Lavinsky
... While the AdSense Standard Terms and Conditions explicitly forbid disclosing such information, the range I often give is 20% to 50% based on numerous conversations I have had with AdSense publishers.While the precise percentage is not clear, what is evident is that the percentage that Google...
The One Most Overlooked SEO Secret
- Anik Singal
... get even more "slick" and they insert the keyword many times in the text. Then others get even more technical and begin an active linking strategy. By the way, an active linking strategy can be one of the best ways to get your search engine rankings high - but that's not what we're talking...
- Sanjib Ahmad
... For example in Unix with Apache: /var/www/htdocs/catalog For example in Windows with IIS: C:Inetpubwwwrootcatalog 3. Keep your MySQL database username and password handy 4. Point your browser to: http://localhost/catalog/install/ and follow the on-screen instructions 5. Remember to change the...
How I Cracked The ClickBank Code And Saved Myself $2401!
- Jim Green
... digital products it has one much-heralded drawback.Either…1.You are required to fork out another $49 every time you introduce a new creation on a disparate location or…2.You are required to host all of your merchandise on one website.Not any more; at least certainly not for me.You see, I have...
How To Survive With Your Online Business
- Jordan Williams
... dominate the Net right?I know that you're saying "shark pool"? Yes, that’s right it's truly a shark pool out there. You didn't think it would be that easy did you? We all have to prepare ourselves for some big changes that will be happening on the Net.I have already started seeing the prices...
Selling Globally through a B2B Exchange
- Nowshade Kabir
... offers direct contact with thousands of prospective buyers in a single location. For some new participants of a B2B Exchange, it appears to be a goldmine as they discover unexpected quantity of readymade clients without much effort from their side. Of course, there are many other great...
What YOU should know before starting a web site!
- Samantha Olea
... and wondered how much more business you could be doing if you just went on line…and right about then, you wonder what it would take to get your business on line? Here are some things to consider:1.What do I expect my web site to do? The question you must ask yourself first and foremost is,...