What is the Next Big Thing for eCommerce?


Let's consider the fads, must-have's, game changers, and other selling points of ecommerce that have come and gone over the past few years. These are the things that ecommerce SAAS providers have rushed to integrate and support, either to be the first in the pack to do so or to catch up to the rest. You've seen them listed in those ridiculous side-by-side check off list comparisons that, hmm, just might be skewed in favor of one of the two. You've also seen them in EMAIL BLASTS from your … [Read more...]

$200 Ecommerce Bandwidth Reduction Package

We love helping people reduce their ecommerce store bandwidth overage fees. So much so, that we're rolling out an ecommerce bandwidth fee reduction service starting at only $200. If you're like most store owners, you pay well over $200 each and every month on bandwidth overage fees. Let us tackle the problem for you so you can start saving money permanently. We will do the following: * Identify high-bandwidth static content * Create an Amazon S3 or Cloudfront account * Offload … [Read more...]

How to Handle Deleted or Discontinued Products


Here are some quick tips in response to a question that comes up often from e-commerce store owners: "What do you do with deleted or discontinued products?" First, let's get on the same page about what problems, if any, result from having products on your store that aren't for sale, and then we'll talk about solutions. We'll use examples from some real online stores. Many store owners resort to one of two courses of action when dealing with a discontinued product. They either delete it or … [Read more...]

How to: Be on the Lookout for Credit Card Testing


Stolen credit card data is regularly sold in bulk to people looking to score expensive purchases at your expense. After purchasing this data, fraudsters will look for ways to test their cards to see which ones actually work. Very few of the stolen cards will work, but that's okay because fraudsters only need one or two working cards to start their shopping spree. Two Types of Ecommerce Credit Card Fraud the big, big purchase Any e-commerce store can be a target stolen card use. If you … [Read more...]