How to Sell Online

The Shopify Ecommerce Blog has over many articles about selling products online. From learning how to sell online to advanced tips and tricks, we cover everything you need to know to run a successful online business. Here are some recent posts that talk about selling online:

How To Build A Massive Following On Instagram

Used correctly, Instagram can be a highly-targeted, visual advertising channel for your brand. In fact, in a recent study it was discovered that Instagram provides brands with 25% more engagement over other social platforms. This mean that Instagram is a prime channel to build your brand for your ecommerce business.  Like any social…

The Oatmeal Guide to Getting 7 Million Unique Visitors a Month

“Going viral” puts you on the map. It gets you a flood of traffic, a ton of links and lots of attention on social media. Plus, it’s cheaper than traditional advertising and you get to be the flavor of the moment. The problem is, it’s difficult to do in the…

The Beginner's Guide To Keyword Research For Ecommerce

If you're new to the world of ecommerce or online marketing in general, you've likely heard about search engine optimization (SEO). In a world where the majority of online traffic stems from a string of text typed into a search box, search engine optimization can be a deciding factor in…

3 Ecommerce Design Mistakes to Avoid, According to Science

Did you know that a person is more likely to eat two pieces of cheese with holes in them but only one if it is solid?Perception matters.We all know that products sell better on a gorgeous site with great photographs. But even when you’ve got both, you can still be…

7 Simple Tips for Improving Ecommerce Site Search

Ever wondered why the first result you get when you type “Harry Potter” on Amazon is an Amazon instant video? Or how does Apple know how to recommend the results below, when you merely type “ip” in the search box? Or why is it that those big brand names return…

How to Use Polyvore to Drive Traffic and Sales for Your Online Store

If you thought you had all your social commerce bases covered, you might be in for a surprise. Launched in 2007, Polyvore has gradually emerged as one of the most effective social platforms for ecommerce sites to drive high-value traffic and sales from. Focusing on fashion and home décor, the…

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