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Over the past few months, several new features have been added to our shop software ePages Now. In this article, we will introduce you to the most helpful of these.
Apple, Nike, Sony - these are examples of brands that are firmly anchored in the minds of virtually all consumers worldwide. Also, small online shops can work on their branding to remain in the memory of their customers and to convey their own identity.
Because customer needs are always evolving, an online shop is never really finished. That's why ePages Now constantly offers new features and functionality that merchants can use to improve the shop and offer customers more convenience.
With the right payment methods you enable your customers to order easily and comfortably in your shop. Learn more in our tutorial video.
Dates such as Black Friday or Cyber Monday are now in the mind of everybody. Understanding the significance of these days is imperative in best utilising the pre-holiday period to boost your online sales. What are these dates and how can you prepare for their arrival?
You have set up your online store, uploaded products and written product descriptions? Congratulations, your website is now open for business! But how to get your first customer, your first sale? We know that the beginnings are not always easy. Therefore we would like to present you a list of marketing ideas that will enable you to make your store known online and offline.
Let’s start off by pointing out that the title of this article has 3 words in it: Sex AND Shopping. Although it is tempting to skip it, the “and” is quite an important word for what we are going to talk about today. This article aims at honoring one of our favorite speakers, Graham Jones, who made a mind-blowing presentation at the Commerce Summit in Hamburg. Graham is a psychologist who specializes in Internet use and behavior. Here he explains how shopping and sex are related and how to take advantage of this perspective to succeed online.
David Loschelder is Professor for Business Psychology & Experimental Methods at the Institute of Management and Organizations at the Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany. We had the pleasure to have him as a guest during the Commerce Summit in Hamburg and our merchants loved his presentation on the psychology of pricing. Here is a summary of the best insights on price perception and great tips for improving your pricing strategy. Bonus: Learn how to make an extra 1,24€ for every product in your online store!
Experience has shown that creating “personas” can be extremely useful. These are fictional characters meant to represent a particular set of customers. In this article, we show you how to create personas for your online shop.
“Who is my target audience?” This question is one that merchants should ideally consider before they even open their online shop. Admittedly, it can be hard to come up with the right answer, particularly to start with. Even so, it remains a worthwhile exercise. You should therefore make time initially to think about your target audience in some detail. In this article, we provide you with further relevant background information and suggest some ways in which you can get to know your target audience better.