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Selling In China: The Top Chinese Marketplaces To Sell On

Aimee Goodsall | July 1, 2019 | Comments

Despite only 38% of the country’s total population shopping online, China has become the largest eCommerce market worldwide.

In fact, thanks to its growing middle class and rapidly increasing consumer spending, online retail is set to hit $1.8 trillion by 2022, making it a market worth setting your sites on.

But what exactly is there to know about selling in China? And which are the best Chinese marketplaces to sell on?

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Topics: International Selling, Online Marketplaces

A Guide To BigCommerce SEO

Nat Libby | June 26, 2019 | Comments

When it comes to optimising your BigCommerce store for search engines, there’s a lot you can do to improve your ranking and drive more traffic to your website.

In order to see success with BigCommerce SEO for your online store, there are many different elements that you’ll want to make sure that you get right – from your meta descriptions to your product pages or keyword strategy.

Throughout this article, we’ve shone a spotlight on SEO for BigCommerce shop owners, so that you can start making improvements to your store and reap the many benefits.

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Topics: eCommerce Platforms

Magento Vs. Shopify: eCommerce Platforms Comparison Review

Nat Libby | June 12, 2019 | Comments

When it comes to choosing the best eCommerce platform for your online business, it can be challenging to know who to go with in the end. There’s a lot of conflicting information out there and it’s pretty impossible to know what’s fact and what’s fiction.

Two of the biggest contenders – Magento and Shopify – are often caught up in discussion as to which is the better eCommerce platform. The fact is, both of these platforms share a couple of similarities but are mostly the polar opposite of one another. 

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Topics: eCommerce Platforms

eCommerce Marketing Ideas: Boost Your Sales For 2019

Nat Libby | June 11, 2019 | Comments

When it comes to understanding how to grow an online business, there are many eCommerce marketing strategies that can play a part in building brand awareness, generating website traffic and driving sales.

That’s why we’ve compiled together a list filled with some awesome digital marketing tactics and included a variety of top marketing tips from eCommerce specialists ready to boost your business growth for 2019. 

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Topics: eCommerce Marketing

What Is Vendor Managed Inventory?

Nat Libby | June 10, 2019 | Comments

The bigger your business gets, the tougher it can be to stay on top of everything. One of the last things you’ll want to be concentrating on are inventory levels and product reordering.

Fortunately, a vendor managed inventory strategy can go a long way in maintaining a steady stream of inventory and ensure that your products are always in stock.

So, what exactly is vendor managed inventory? How can you convince your suppliers to take on the responsibility of maintaining their inventory in your store? What are the advantages and disadvantages to a VMI solution?

In this article, we shine a spotlight on vendor managed inventory and discuss its pros and cons so that you can decide whether or not it fits in with your business and strategy. 

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Topics: Inventory Management