November 16, 2011

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Choosing a Domain Name for Your Online Store

Choosing the Domain Name for your online store is one of the most important things you will do. There are really 2 options: Choose your brand name as the domain name. Choose a keyword-based domain name. Option 1 is pretty obvious; if your brand name is available, GET IT! You should still secure that domain[…]

June 14, 2011

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What to Expect

Opening an Online Store can be an exciting idea! Knowing that you can reach millions of people 24 hours 7 days a week from the comfort of your office or home office can give you a great boost to begin with, but… What should you expect when starting an online business? For the first month[…]

June 1, 2011

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What is a Payment Gateway?

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A Payment Gateway is a third-party software that process the transaction between your customer and your Merchant Account. Every online store needs a Payment Gateway; and there are plenty to choose from. Payment Gateways make money by charging you a percentage of each transaction, usually somewhere around 3%. A good way to save money on[…]

May 31, 2011

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Getting the Most Out of Link Building

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Link Building is a very powerful resource to drive targeted traffic to your online store. Used wisely can also help you improve your Search Engine Rankings and move you up on targeted keywords. The single most important aspect of Link Building is the “Anchor Text“. The anchor text is the the actual text that becomes[…]

May 31, 2011

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What is Link Building?

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“Link building” is a way to create connections on the internet. Think of it like giving out your business card or spreading the word about your online store. As soon as you open your online store you should start link building. Here are a few suggestions on how to start your link building campaign: 1.-[…]

May 13, 2011

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Search Engine Optimizing Your Online Store

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Online stores differ from regular websites on the sense that most shopping carts use a template or the same source code structure for all the product pages in the site. This makes thing a lot easier when optimizing product pages because you only need to edit the source code once to optimize all product pages[…]

May 9, 2011

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Selling Digital Products or Goods Online

Selling digital products online is a great idea! Why? Because you produce 1 digital product and you can sell it 1,000,000 times or more! How? You need to use a secure platform that will allow your customers to download the product a limited # of times. This is accomplished by using a unique ID or[…]

May 4, 2011

April 21, 2011

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Hosting Your Online Store

Hosting your online store is actually very simple. “Hosting” means a space on the web (a computer’s hard drive) that is up and running 24/7 so people can access your store anywhere in the world, at any time. Many shopping cart platforms such as BigCommerce, CoreCommerce, Volusion, and others offer a “hosted solution” for your[…]

April 16, 2011


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