Online Store and Retail Articles

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    Our 8-Step Guide to Starting an Online Business

    by on February 6, 2015

    According to MarketingCharts, 55 percent of the U.S. population shops online, and those online purchasers will spend $347 billion this year, says Statistics Brain, which compiled data from several sources. Are you ready to open an online store, but don’t know …

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    How to Calculate Your Business Inventory the Easy Way

    by on September 26, 2014

    If you sell physical goods, you have dealt with the need to quickly tally up your inventory. If you only sell a few products, this may not be difficult. But what if you have a large number of items to sell, and you don’t have the time to take a manual invent…

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    5 Steps to Building a Stellar Launch Page

    by on September 18, 2014

    You’ve got a fabulous business idea, a name, and you’ve already purchased the domain name for your website. But what do you do with the domain while we’re writing a business plan, securing funding, and building out the fully-functional site? You can put that d…

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    How to Set Up an Online Store

    by on August 20, 2014

    The world has changed, and the opportunity for creating your own business is easier than ever. There are a number of options for retail owners who want to open up shop, and they are no longer limited to a brick-and-mortar store with overhead expenses, high …

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    Remodeling Your Store: When and How

    by on July 15, 2014

    Business owners who operate a retail space know that, while commercial properties can be bought and sold like residential properties, the investment required to make sure a store is up and running can be quite significant. Unlike residences, where the building…

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    The Basics of Inventory Management

    by on July 15, 2014

    Inventory management is an integral part of any successful business, serving to provide uninterrupted production, sales and/or customer service at a minimum cost.
    Inventories usually consist of goods, raw materials and finished products. Since each of these e…

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    How to Recover Abandoned Shopping Carts

    by on June 25, 2014

    Shopping cart abandonment occurs when online shoppers add items to their carts, but leave instead of submitting payment information and making a purchase. According to a recent study, the average rate of shopping cart abandonment is a whopping 67.9%, which…

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    20 Online Marketplaces to List Your Product on Today

    by on June 25, 2014

    You’ve spent the last year developing your new product. You know it will be the hottest, greatest, most-sought-after offering on the marketplace if you can just get exposure to the buying public. But, you have the resources to do little more than set up a re…

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