Free Guide: Guerilla Marketing With Social Media

share on Twitter or Facebook Well, the holiday season is almost upon us. As a way to say “thank you” for reading our blog (which now has over 50,000 readers a month – woohoo!) I wanted to give you a 27 page ebook that’s been 6 months in the making. In Guerilla Marketing With Social Media … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Holiday Support Hours

During the Thanksgiving holiday, we’ll be working support tickets and covering the phones, but with limited hours and staffing. Hours of coverage: -Thursday, Nov 25th (Thanksgiving Day), phones from 9AM – 2PM CT -Friday, Nov 26th, phones from 9AM – 2PM CT -Saturday, Nov 27, phones from 9AM-2PM CT -Monday, Nov 29th, back to full … Continue reading

New York Times: “A Web Retailer Starts Over” (With BigCommerce, Doubles Her Traffic Too!)

BigCommerce client La Grande Dame featured in The New York Times today

The New York Times is running a before-and-after case study for La Grande Dame, which is a BigCommerce store owned by Catherine Wood Hill selling plus-sized clothing for women. The article shares some interesting before-and-after details about Catherine’s online store, including: She switched from a custom-built solution to BigCommerce Page load times dropped from 2.7 seconds … Continue reading

Podcast #9: Your Social Media Marketing Questions Answered

Length: 14:06 Overview: Today I answer questions about social media marketing as posted by clients on our Facebook page. Description: In this, episode 9 of the BigCommerce podcast, I answer social media questions from fans on our Facebook page. Topics include how to turn email subscribers into Facebook fans, how to create value for your … Continue reading

Top 10 BigCommerce Blog Posts of 2010

I was looking over our traffic reports in Google Analytics earlier today and saw that our blog now gets close to 50,000 unique visits a month! I was also able to pull posts in order of popularity, so here they are – the top 10 most viewed posts for 2010: Presentation: Bootstrapping to Seven Figures … Continue reading

Calling All Designers: Create T-Shirt, Win 300 Bucks


We’re huge fans of custom t-shirts (our Sydney office probably buys more Threadless t-shirts than any other software company) and want to print up a few thousand to give away via contests, on our Facebook page and to our clients just because we can. The first step in the process is getting a t-shirt designed. … Continue reading