Did you know that as a merchant, you’re responsible for preventing fraud on your store? The Wall Street Journal reports that fraudsters are targeting online merchants more and more, amounting to $16 billion in total losses. And when fraudulent online purchases happen, it’s the merchant that is held liable. This means your store could get.
Dropshipping is an excellent way to start an ecommerce business without worrying about inventory or shipping. It’s as simple as listing a product for sale on your website, and sending an email to your supplier to ship the item on your behalf whenever you get an order. While starting a dropshipping business is a great.
Many small business owners feel branding is something they don’t need to worry about. But ensuring the consistency of a brand and its message is just as applicable to smaller operations as it is to more established companies. Today’s customers expect businesses to be everywhere they are. That means your brand needs to shine and.
When I graduated from art school 15 years ago, I had mastered color theory and watercolour techniques, but didn’t know the first thing about business. As a year-end project, we learned to create a very basic portfolio website. No ecommerce—simply samples of our work and a contact page. My very first week as a proper adult.
Running an ecommerce store can be a profitable and fulfilling online business venture, but you must be willing to invest a considerable amount of time and money to get started. If you’ve been on the fence about taking the leap, there’s an attractive alternative that could be just the ticket: creating an affiliate store. What.
Something big is happening in all kinds of industries, all around the world. Consider these developments: Airbnb operates a huge room rental business but it owns no real estate. Uber operates a massive taxi shuttle service but it owns no cars. And now you can operate your own retail ecommerce business with out having to.
Over the past few months, enamel pins have exploded into the fashion world and entrepreneurs everywhere are wondering how to make enamel pins themselves and hop on the trend. These tiny metal pins are highly customizable and can feature any design, including offbeat illustrations, branded logos, and anything else you can dream up. Enamel pins.
This post is by Dan Burnham, Head of the Customer Success team at Volo. Dan has over 15 years of retail and ecommerce experience, and at Volo is focused on building a world-class customer experience and helping customers to grow. Volo provides technology and services to online multichannel sellers, and processes more than 40 million.
If you’ve ever been interested in starting your own online business, you might have heard the term “dropshipping” thrown around. But what does it truly mean? What’s involved? Why do we hear about it more every year? And, most importantly, how can it help you grow your business? This guide will answer all those questions.