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Generating Revenue – Is starting a podcast worth the effort?

With over 500,000 active podcaster shows on iTunes, the idea of starting a podcast has no doubt entered the minds of a few entrepreneurs hoping to profit of the “podcast goldrush”. Today, we’re going to discuss more about podcasting and...

/ September 13, 2018

11 Best Picture Apps for Creating Amazing Product Images

With a business degree in Business Administration in her holster, Mary set forth to study, learn and become an expert in everything eCommerce. Outside of catching up on the latest business trends, Mary enjoys spending her time going to the...

/ September 3, 2018

Understanding Dropshipping – Five simple steps to get started

Conduct an Amazon search or check the Google Trends Google Trends is a great way to see what people are searching on. There are 3.5 billion searches on average every day, and Google is the first place many people turn...

/ July 19, 2018

Why Instagram is crucial for business marketing

So how does a company post-Instagrammable content? 1. Don’t be too pushy. Instagram was built for pleasure, not a hard sell. 2. Use a few hashtags strategically, making sure they are relevant to your business. 3. Take advantage of Instagram’s...

/ July 14, 2018

What’s new in the latest and greatest version of PinnacleCart

A good example of Recurring Billing is when you have a monthly, quarterly, or annual subscription to items like season tickets, groceries, cosmetic necessities, magazine subscriptions, and more.  Customers know they need these items replaced regularly and, if offered a small...

/ July 9, 2018

Instagram marketing guide for small businesses

The content you post defines the kind of followers you attract. Using Instagram solely to promote your latest offers may repel a lot of your target users. On the other hand, you may miss out on crucial marketing opportunities by...

/ June 28, 2018

New GDPR Regulations are here – Is your online store compliant?

In GDPR, Personal and Sensitive data is classified differently. Personal information is anything that directly identifies a person’s name, address, phone numbers, email, cookie IDs, or even IP addresses. It also includes pseudonymous data, or non-direct identifying info, that allows...

/ June 19, 2018

Starting next month, Google’s Chrome browser will mark non – HTTPS sites as ‘not secure’. Is your site ready?

Google wants a safer web. For years, they’ve been pushing webmasters to move from HTTP to HTTPS in an effort to make that happen. Initially, they started dropping some not-so-subtle hints that sites using the SSL protocol would result in...

/ June 19, 2018

6 Questions to ask before creating your social media mission statement

Imagine being out with your coworkers on a team building project. The chosen task is archery and you’re new to the sport. There are basic things you’ll need, right? At the very least, you’ll need a bow, a quiver of...

/ June 5, 2018

Do product specific landing pages really convert?

One of the latest lead generation and eCommerce trends is the birth of the landing page. But, what is a landing page? Generally speaking, it is a single page site on the web, typically with only one purpose – to...

/ May 21, 2018