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7 useful ecommerce resources to save you time and money

This week's roundup is inspired by Christopher Nolan's hit film "Inception," which is (SPOILERS AHEAD), more or less, about a dream within a dream. Likewise, this post is a list of resources with their own lists of resources, each on a specific ecommerce topic, from content marketing to customer loyalty. Rather than featuring articles with lengthy read-throughs on a variety of topics, each article mentioned here has tools and resources in it that will save you time and effort on your ecommerce business. Social media marketing Social media marketing is more than just posting a random status about your business every once and a while. Check out this article by Social Media Examiner that's chock full of useful … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur Success Tips: Abe Geary talks PetPaint, Shark Tank and more

Inspiration for a new business venture can come from the most unlikely places. Abe Geary found his inspiration to create PetPaint, a colorful hair spray for dogs, while attempting to get Billie, his Giant Schnauzer, to wear a Halloween costume. After she squirmed her way out of every outfit, he decided to develop something she wouldn’t know she was … Continue reading

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SoapSox tests the waters on Shark Tank

Ray Phillips came up with the idea for SoapSox, a unique and fun washcloth for kids, while he was the program director at a children’s residential treatment facility. “In that line of work you see it all—the good, the bad and the ugly,” he said. One challenging case involved a boy that refused to bath for a week. After days of working with … Continue reading

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7 useful ecommerce resources to save you time and money

This week's roundup is inspired by Christopher Nolan's hit film "Inception," which is (SPOILERS AHEAD), more or less, about a dream within a dream. Likewise, this post is a list of resources with … Continue reading

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10 things you’ll see in every episode of Shark Tank

Here at Bigcommerce, we love Shark Tank. In fact, we can't get enough of the hit show. It's like a feeding frenzy of entrepreneurial talent and vital lessons. But no matter what exciting new products … Continue reading

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Lifecycle Marketing Strategy: The buyer is in control

“Please send me unsolicited marketing messages,” said no one ever. As a lifecycle marketer, I am constantly faced with the challenge of grabbing my prospective clients’ attention, selling the dream … Continue reading

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Automated sales tax setup will reduce headaches and future-proof your store

When we ask our clients what makes selling online difficult, sales tax is always high on the list. It’s hard to know how much to charge with all the different tax rates in the US—especially when rates … Continue reading

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10 proven steps for online promotions that actually drive sales [VIDEO]

Wondering why your online store's promotions are not taking off like you’d like? You’ve got to understand that an ecommerce promotional campaign is not just about sprinkling in some social or sending … Continue reading

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