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The Creator Economy Tech Stack: 160+ Apps, Tools, and Platforms Powering Creator Businesses

The rise of the creator economy promises budding influencers and entrepreneurs-to-be more than the opportunity to create content. Instead, it extends the idea of earning a living or building a business.  Many creators have drafted the audience-to-business blueprint, laying out...

/ November 19, 2021

How Bushbalm Developed Skincare for Down There and Everywhere

Bushbalm’s 8-figure success and its array of “skincare for everywhere” products have come a long way since its ideation moment. In this episode of our Bushbalm miniseries, David Gaylord shares the origin story of the brand’s first product, with insights...

/ November 18, 2021

Vanessa Santos Shares New Ways to Tap into Latin American Markets at Make it Big 2021

Whether you’re currently selling in Latina America or looking to expand internationally, you’re in for a treat. Our very own Rachel Garcia sat down with business coach and fin-tech expert, Vanessa Santos, at BigCommerce’s 2021 Make it Big Conference to...

/ November 18, 2021

eCommerce Upselling Strategies: The Complete Guide with Case Study

Devon Cox Devon has been an Internet marketing professional for more than 15 years. He has worked for B2B and B2C organizations, led large customer acquisition programs, and has been an active conversion optimizer for all that time. In addition...

/ November 18, 2021

Navigating Social Media Advertising in 2021: How to Choose the Right Platform and Ads for Your Brand

Amid constant adjustments to social media algorithms and search engine rankings, it can feel near impossible to get your content noticed. While organic search is the free and perhaps more comfortable option, the chances of going viral without putting some...

/ November 17, 2021

She Built a Toy Brand to Fill a Market Gap—and Teach a Generation to Love Their Hair

When a seven-year-old Yelitsa Jean-Charles opened her present—a Black Barbie doll—on Christmas morning in 2001, she burst into tears. She later recounted this story in a TEDx talk, telling the audience that her reaction surprised her parents. But it shouldn’t...

/ November 17, 2021

Make it Big Podcast: Delivering a Seamless Post-Purchase Experience This Holiday Season

Welcome to The Make it Big Podcast, a bi-weekly audio series about all things ecommerce by BigCommerce. In this episode, experts from Route and Yotpo offer their insights on consumer demands for the post-purchase experience this holiday season. From SMS...

/ November 16, 2021

How This Gender-Defying Clothing Company is Tailoring its Operations

When Kelly and Laura Moffat were looking for clothes for their wedding, they were faced with a mutual frustration for the options. The styles in the women’s section didn’t feel right and menswear options didn’t fit right. The shopping experience...

/ November 16, 2021

Psychological Pricing: What Your Prices Really Say to Customers

As consumers, we don’t actually know what things should cost. You might purchase a jar of discounted marinara sauce at an organic grocery store for $7.99, only to find that the regular shelf price of the jar is $5.99 elsewhere. ...

/ November 16, 2021

8 Tips to Make the Most of Cyber Monday 2021

As our shopping habits have moved online, so have our shopping traditions. While Black Friday is usually the biggest shopping day for brick and mortar institutions, Cyber Monday has quickly become one of the busiest shopping days of the year...

/ November 15, 2021