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  • Google Plus: Worth it for Businesses? » Cart32
    is Google As I mentioned before Google is a competitor to Facebook and it s growing at an exceedingly rapid rate 20 million users in 24 days It allows people to connect with their circles a more advanced version of Facebook groups contains group chatting through Huddles and so much more I don t want to list them all because it has a lot to offer so you can try out Google s demo of personal profiles by going here What s this mean for businesses The first thing to realize is that Google currently doesn t have a business profile Whereas Facebook has Facebook for Businesses Google is only offering personal profiles for the moment That isn t to say they aren t going to launch those though Google has hinted at a Q3 launch for business profiles so it may be worth the wait to make your move over to Google Don t be hasty and create a personal profile for your business Google has also noted that they will not switch any personal account over to a business account With that being said when Google finally releases their Google business profiles they have mentioned that you can see the typical features of any of their products This can include anything from an integration with Google Analytics to special SEO tools so it will be interesting to see just how much of a benefit Google will bring to the business community My opinion Wait it out for the release of Google for businesses You don t want to jump the gun and miss out on some of these features that Google is promising to businesses Google will be another great and FREE way to reach out to your customers And any free marketing tool is worth it to

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  • Partner Profile: Attracta » Cart32
    whistles However Google Analytics is reporting that your page views are low and your website isn t getting the traffic it deserves Don t be upset This is where Attracta steps in to save the day Attracta works like this They crawl your website and find all of its pages including pages that can t be found by search engines crawlers to create an XML Sitemap and SEO dashboard report They submit your XML Sitemap directly to the XML interface of major search engies such as Google Yahoo Bing and Ask plus help you find and fix SEO errors The search engies use your XML Sitemap to drive more qualified traffic to your site by indexing more pages in search results with improved page ranking The best part about all of this is that Attracta will do the first XML Sitemap generation for free There s no obligation and no credit card required either so there is no reason not to give it a try If you have a brick and mortar location Attracta can help with that as well They have a new service called TopLocal which guarantees that they will place your company within the top 7 listings on the Google Map in 60 days or less They will even work with you one on one to determine your goals and help you develop a plan to target your exact market and keywords Tweet Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Recent Posts Cart32 wants to help you collect your shipping refunds too August 3 2015 Net Neutrality Begins Some Info For You June 26 2015 Mobile Friendly Checkout Pages June 11 2015 Search A Key Component of Web Presence June 5 2015 Cart32 and PayPal Security Update Information May 21

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  • Solidifying Customer Relationships on your Ecommerce Site » Cart32
    before they get their item Do something The last thing a customer wants is to be left in the dark about a purchase It s their money spent so they deserve to have up to date information on the order With Cart32 you are able to easily convey order information from backordered items to track shipping links through our order email system Say Thanks After a purchase is complete send a thank you email We know you appreciate each order you receive so why not let the customer know their order meant something to you With our Order Email system that I talked about earlier you are able to send personalized emails using their first and last name What you include in the thank you email is really up to you but be sure to stress the importance of their business Offer Enticing Discounts With Cart32 you are easily able to create an email list of those who have made purchases on your site Users Tab List Users Create Email List One of the best ways to get people to come back and recommend your site to others is to offer great discounts for the people who have already made a purchase Similarly you can give the registered users an even more enticing discount Indulge their Shopping Instincts Email blasts are a great way to communicate with customers We ve covered email marketing in depth in previous posts but basically what you want to do is indulge the window shopper in your customers Malls get a ton of business on the pure fact that customers will walk by see something they like and go in to look around Similarly ecommerce has window shoppers but they re in the form of emails They see something they like click through to your

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  • Client Spotlight: 4Truck-Accessories » Cart32
    was generated from toolbox sales alone I fought trying to specialize my business for awhile but soon I learned to embrace it Being an online retailer you have to set yourself apart from your competitors We set ourselves apart by selling truck toolboxes You mentioned that you have relationships with vendors how did you go about setting up these relationships Darrell I had a personal relationship with DeeZee Inc so that one was pretty easy to setup When I started 4Truck nine years ago companies were not interested in building relationships with eCommerce providers Since eCommerce has become more acceptable companies are more open to develop vendor relationships with us I highly suggest contacting a company to see if they would be interested in partnering with your business Your website has a great SEO presence what is your secret to developing good SEO Darrell I do all of my own SEO We have worked with a few companies in the past but I read about every article there is on SEO so I have extensive knowledge in this area It is easy to get yourself on page 1 of the search engines with Pay Per Click advertising but we haven t done PPC in 6 or 7 years I have spent all of my time focusing on SEO because that is how the search engines find you One of the best tools that I use to help me with my SEO is SEO Power Suite I have tried a couple of different SEO software programs and this one is the best in my opinion Starting an online business can be difficult if you could give a newcomer to eCommerce a piece of advice what would that be Darrell Patience It takes time to build an eCommerce store We have been

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  • Partner Profile: buySAFE » Cart32
    Typically a service will benefit one party over the other and someone will get the short end of the stick However when it comes to e commerce the folks at buySAFE have found a way to make everybody happy buySAFE works like this On your checkout pages a buySAFE Certified Merchant Seal will be displayed signaling to all of your shoppers that you are trustworthy and reputable making them more likely to purchase from you The buySAFE button helps convert risk averse shoppers by allowing them to guarantee their purchase with a bond Because their order is now bonded the shoppers are confident in your business and are likely to make purchases from you again buySAFE will also pay you the merchant every time an order is made with a buySAFE bond Not only are your customers happier and more likely to return but you get paid by buySAFE for each purchase they make A buySAFE Seal on a merchant s Website or marketplace item listing indicates that the merchant has Passed the rigorous buySAFE Certification Process to ensure they are trustworthy and reliable Agreed to allow buySAFE to continuously monitor their performance in every transaction Qualified to guarantee their transactions with a bond from buySAFE and its surety partners Liberty Mutual Travelers and ACE USA Cart32 is fully integrated with buySAFE and setup is a snap Contact us at support cart32 com for more information Tweet Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Recent Posts Cart32 wants to help you collect your shipping refunds too August 3 2015 Net Neutrality Begins Some Info For You June 26 2015 Mobile Friendly Checkout Pages June 11 2015 Search A Key Component of Web Presence June 5 2015 Cart32 and PayPal Security Update Information May

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  • Partner Profile: Constant Contact » Cart32
    Marketing Starting at 15 00 per month Constant Contact gives you the option to create an email based on different categories such as business letter newsletter invitation and many more They also have an extensive library of design templates that you can choose from to implement into your email If you have read our blog for long you will know that I am a numbers kinda gal Constant Contact will provide you with statistical information regarding each email that you send out They will calculate your Bounce Rate emails that weren t delivered Open Rate emails that were opened Opt Out Rate number of subscribers that opted out of your email This gives you the ability to play around with your email campaign to see what gives you the best return rates Online Surveys Starting at 10 00 per month We only use this feature a few times a year but depending on your industry this is a great way to get feedback from your customers Just like the email marketing you have the option to pick your template and you can create your own questions and answer types Once a survey is complete you can download the statistical information This tool is pretty awesome Event Marketing Starting at 15 00 per month Cart32 doesn t actually use this function but it is a great option for businesses that need to promote events This function gives you the option to keep an activity calendar on your website which then gives your customers the option to register for the event This is just a brief summary of what Constant Contact can do for you they offer a free 60 day trial on all of their products so I highly suggest checking them out Tweet Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must

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  • Return Policies on your Ecommerce Site » Cart32
    returns is here metaphorically With that brings about the enforcement of your return policy If you don t have a return policy well you need to get one No business ever has had zero returns So before you get that first return it s important to lay out some rules and guides for how returns will be processed Customers like to know what to expect with a return They don t want to send an item back and hope that they get their money back in a timely fashion Me personally I won t purchase from a company online without reading over their return policy if it seems rigid and anti returns I probably won t shop there If it s hard to find I get uncertain and will most likely not purchase from the company Speaking of rigid and anti returns return policies while it s important to have a return policy you don t want to turn people away with it Try to avoid strong negative words like We WILL NOT We ONLY accept etc etc That leads me to think that if I do have a problem well I m pretty much stuck with it While avoiding those words though it s important not to sound wishy washy You don t want to leave your returns up for interpretation Be clear be concise and be kind Return policies are hit or miss You either please people or you don t Figure out what works for your company implement it and stick to it Just because someone isn t happy with your return policy doesn t mean you should go through it and rewrite the entire thing If it s something that should be addressed address it Though in all my time working customer service in retail know

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  • Client Spotlight: Uniforms and Scrubs » Cart32
    buying high quality scrubs 24 7 at a reasonable price back by great customer service I recently talked with Mike to get some inside information on his marketing strategies and what has and hasn t worked for him in online retail Marketing Cart32 Currently you use the following marketing techniques to promote your business Pay Per Click Advertising Search Engine Optimization and Email Marketing How do these different marketing techniques help you promote your business Uniforms and Scrubs Most effective is Pay Per Click Advertising most profitable is SEO and most socially oriented is E mail marketing Shoulda Coulda Woulda Cart32 You have a very successful online business what is one thing that you wish you would have known entering the world of eCommerce Uniforms and Scrubs How many things that effect customer satisfaction that are out of my direct control Order Processing Cart32 What is your normal process for processing an order Uniforms and Scrubs We then pull down all orders the next day review them for errors and corrections transmit either via email or EDI to our manufacturing partners for pick pack and ship Shipping Cart32 U S offers free shipping to orders with more than 6 items Has this promotion lead to an increased your average order Uniforms and Scrubs Not any more free shipping in one form or another has just become the industry norm and a must have for doing business I am actually going to modify that soon to another more standard industry practice focused on dollar amount Tweet Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Recent Posts Cart32 wants to help you collect your shipping refunds too August 3 2015 Net Neutrality Begins Some Info For You June 26 2015 Mobile Friendly Checkout Pages June 11

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