Should Small Businesses Sell on Amazon and eBay?

For small businesses looking to build a profile and customer base online, building an online presence through your own website has to be the primary goal. However, it can take time to do this, and it’s important to ensure that you do all you can to keep the sales coming in. For this reason, established… View Article
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20 E-commerce Tips for Small Businesses

Graham Charlton is Editor in Chief at behavioural marketing company SaleCycle. He has previously worked for Econsultancy and Search Engine Watch, and has written several best practice guides on e-commerce and digital marketing.  There’s a lot of competition online for small businesses, often with bigger budgets and more established brands. It can seem intimidating, but… View Article
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Is an Online Marketplace as Effective as My Own Website?

Should small retailers be relying on online marketplaces, such as eBay and Etsy, or do they need their own website? That’s what today’s guest blogger, Sarah Miles, explores. With over ten years’ experience in marketing, Sarah shares some great insight into how businesses should be selling and promoting themselves online.      Last year, Brits spent… View Article
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When Students Become Entrepreneurs

The coming of the digital age has made it easier than ever to start a business. Founding a business online is so easy, in fact, that some budding business owners don’t even wait until they’ve graduated to become an entrepreneur. Perhaps the most famous example is one of the biggest social networking sites of them… View Article
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Is WordPress Any Good for Creating an E-commerce Website?

Getting your own e-commerce website up and running is easier now than it’s ever been and the choices are wide and varied. One of the most popular choices is WordPress, a name that might already be instantly familiar to you as a blogging platform. While WordPress may have started out just for bloggers, it has… View Article
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How the high street can stay ahead this Christmas

The amount of consumers who opt to do their Christmas shopping online using their mobiles, tablets, and laptops, is ever-increasing. As reported in January this year, overall spend was up by 2.3% in December 2015 but the high street remained flat, meaning more people were spending online. This stagnation isn’t an inevitable woe for high-street… View Article
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