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The Best Online Store Ideas for 2014

Best Online Store Ideas for 2014

Online businesses are witnessing a boom and more and more buyers are developing the habit of shopping online.  Mobile commerce has added a lot to the 2014 boom and there is no end in site! Thankfully, there are several reputable e-commerce software companies and shopping cart solutions that can help you adapt your business to online shopping and make the ...

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Volusion, BigCommerce or Shopify: Which One is for You?

By Halyna Yefymchuk December 31, 2012 The eCommerce market is now torn between two competitive solutions – licenced shopping carts and hosted platforms. Each option has its benefits and drawbacks of course. Merchants of all levels of experience can also be torn apart by the complicated decision of choosing the right shopping cart. That’s because there is often no clear choice. ...

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Hosted eCommerce Solutions That Will Make Your Store an Online Success

There is so much competition in today’s world of shopping cart solutions. With over 300 eCommerce companies to choose from… how does an online merchant know which one will be best for their business needs? Well, here at ZippyCart, we’ve been researching eCommerce solution software all year and have a list of what we consider the top 12 eCommerce solutions ...

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Shopify’s Take On… The eCommerce Graveyard

By the ZippyCart content team Sept 9, 2012 Every once in a while, the ZippyCart content team finds an article that we really love and want to share with our audience.  This week’s find is perfect for today’s Random Wednesday blog so we’ll send you over to Shopify for their recent ECOMMERCE GRAVEYARD post…. spoooky. Ok, not really but… it’s ...

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Consumers Use Ecommerce Solutions for More Expensive Purchases

December 27, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Shopify app SumAll has completed an analysis of current Shopify customers providing insight on rising prices, increasing discounts, and decreased shipping costs. The study was conducted over four years (2007-2011) and derived findings from 30 million transactions from stores powered by Shopify. Overall the data shows retailers are making more net revenue ...

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Shopify Announces $15 Million in Funding

October 18, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team Ecommerce platform Shopify announced Monday that it has accumulated $15 million in Series B financing. The primary investors include Bessemer Venture Partners, FirstMark Capital, Felicis Ventures, and Georgian Partner. The Ottawa, Canada start-up is a popular platform for businesses who are looking for an ecommerce solution but lack the means to buy ...

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Shopify’s Build-A-Business Contest Reaches Halfway Point

September 14, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team After four months, e-commerce company Shopify has reached the halfway point in their Build-A-Business Competition. A grand prize of $100,000, plus a VIP trip for two to New York City to have lunch with Seth Godin, meet with Gary Vaynerchuk, then a trip to California to have dinner with Timothy Ferriss and ...

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Kabbage Expands Ecommerce Landscape With $17M Funding

August 18, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team In an economy where loans are hard to come-by and the application process is long and arduous, small businesses are facing a difficult time executing growth initiatives as they remain in perpetual sink or swim mode without the extended capital. Atlanta-based startup, Kabbage has announced this week it has locked in $17 ...

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Open Your Ecommerce Store TODAY!

July 21, 2011 By the ZippyCart Content Team What? How? AppSumo, Shopify, and all of us here at Zippycart want you to open your very own ecommerce solution TODAY! That’s right – we’ve partnered with AppSumo to bring you a crazy good deal that you can’t find anywhere else. Bottom line: starting today and running until 12 midnight Saturday July ...

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