Posts Tagged ‘ecommerce’

Five Reasons Why So Many Ecommerce Stores Fail

Reading Time: 3 minutesThat so many e-commerce business startups fail (80% or more) should not come as a surprise since most business startups fail regardless of their type. However, e-commerce business failures happen because of reasons specific to the online world in addition to fundamental business oversights. The online business landscape has matured since the wild west days…

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Mobile Website or a Mobile App: Which Is Best for Ecommerce?

Reading Time: 3 minutesAre you undecided between using a mobile website or a mobile app for selling your products on mobile ecommerce? The case for using either is very strong. Websites have been around far longer than mobile apps. On the other hand, mobile app use is growing with each passing year. Although both are used to sell…

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Top 10 Issues Plaguing your Website Performance

Reading Time: 7 minutesDid you know that your website performance can actually be losing revenue for your business? Your website may be plagued with issues that are impacting your customer’s experience and ultimately costing you money. If you have an ecommerce site, your website performance is critical, and downtime can be very costly for your bottom line. Shoppers…

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Is Your Website Ready for Cyber Monday?

Reading Time: 2 minutesAs eCommerce continues to claim an ever-increasing share of the consumer market, retailers are focusing more of their sales and advertising efforts online – especially during the holidays. Last year, online sales jumped 17 percent on Cyber Monday, according to comScore, Inc., and sales are expected to continue to set new records in 2013. Is…

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Explore New Hosting and Ecommerce Solutions at Internet Retailer 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutesWant to learn more about how Applied Innovations can make your online solutions better? Register and meet us one-one-one along with Arrow Consulting & Design at the 6th Annual Internet Retailer Web Design & Usability Conference (contact info@appliedi.net if you’d like a special discount code to save $100 on registration). We’re gearing up to showcase…

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For Ecommerce, Time is Money

Reading Time: 3 minutesCan you afford to have a slow site? Slow page loads and other factors that negatively impact conversion. Let’s do the Numbers We looked at every kind of data from every reliable source – from Forbes to Comscore. The numbers may vary slightly, but they pretty much tell the same story. And while speed is…

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8 Basic Steps to Starting an Ecommerce Business

Reading Time: 4 minutesThinking about launching an ecommerce business but didn’t quite know where to start? We thought we’d break it down for you. Here are eight basic things you need to have in place before you can open your virtual doors for business. 1. Ecommerce-Capable Hosting Plan At Applied Innovations, you can host an ecommerce site on…

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