3dcart: Unlimited Bandwidth and No-cost Data Migration

Attention ecommerce store owners! If your store is still on Volusion, you have two great things going for you: 1) You can install the Volusion app on your Android smartwatch. The value of this development was summed up best by one Volusion store owner who said: Doesn't really matter that I cannot access my STORE products from my mobile device, as long as I can see all the sales I am missing from my watch. 2) You can migrate to 3dcart at the absolute best time ever. There was a time a couple … [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...]

Bandwidth Evaluation – 3D Cart vs Volusion

Most e-commerce platform reviews are awful - they're based on subjective criteria like customer service and ease of use. I've been wanting to do some comparisons and reviews on e-commerce platforms for a while now, but I didn't know where to start - until I got these stats on a large e-commerce store transitioned from Volusion to 3D Cart just over a month ago. Writing is exhausting enough already, and I do a lot of it every day. When I consider the possibility of my reviews getting pretty … [Read more...]