$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...]

Local Client – The New Marfreless

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I must say, I'm thrilled to be once again working with the new Marfreless bar and lounge under new ownership. I wrote at length about how much this place means to me back when it closed last year, so I'm grateful to have the chance to work with the newest iteration so close to its opening. We've also been able to reach out to much of the previous staff to invite them back, and so far it looks promising that some of them will return. I recently did some Q&A with the Houston Chronicle and … [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...]