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Category: Ecommerce

08 Nov 2017

Streamline Your Customer Service Process With Zendesk

Streamline customer service with Zendesk – Tony’s eCommerce toolbox   Providing good customer service is vital to the success of your business. If your customers don’t have a pleasant experience with your brand, then they probably won’t return. But providing great customer service definitely takes some effort. So, it is great to be able to […]

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02 Nov 2017

Manage Your Organic SEO With Moz Pro – Tony’s eCommerce toolbox

Organic search traffic is arguably the most important traffic source for any ecommerce website. Knowing exactly where you stand and what needs to be improved for your Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is absolutely crucial. There are several products that can help you achieve good SEO rankings, but my choice is Moz Pro. The product has […]

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18 Sep 2017


If you’re managing an online business or have just started your entrepreneurship journey, you’ll know that ecommerce requires both breadth and depth when it comes to knowledge and skill.   Regardless of the size of your enterprise it pays to develop an understanding of the whole picture. We’ve put together a list of the fundamental […]

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08 Sep 2017

Buy now pay later – What are the options for NZ retailers?

Why wait when you can have it now? With the arrival of new providers in New Zealand, you don’t even need to have the money in your pocket to buy what you want. Since the launch of AfterPay in Australia in 2015, buy now, pay later has become a popular way of shopping, especially among […]

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04 Sep 2017

What To Know Before Starting Your Ecommerce Business

Starting an ecommerce business can be a rewarding experience, but the road to success can be confusing and difficult. To help you get started we’ve made a list of some simple and important ideas. Product and Market Your ecommerce venture all starts with the product you will sell and the market that will buy it. […]

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08 Mar 2017

Where to find beautiful free stock photos for your eCommerce blog

Are you struggling to take enough original photos for your eCommerce blog? There are thousands of beautiful free stock photos available for download, no attribution required. You just need to know where to look. We’ve scoured the internet in search of the best free stock image libraries. Bookmark these websites for the next time you’re […]

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22 Feb 2017

How to calculate shipping costs for your online store

Free shipping? Fixed rates? Price by weight? Welcome to the great shipping rate debate. There are many ways to calculate shipping costs for your online store; but which way is best for your business? I believe the best way to calculate shipping costs is with your customer in mind. How much are they willing to […]

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03 Feb 2017

The best eCommerce hashtags to use on Instagram

Hashtags – love them or hate them, they can be a great way to grow your Instagram following. Adding hashtags to your photos ensures they can be found by anyone searching for those specific hashtags. Think of hashtagging as SEO for Instagram – when you use the right keywords, you increase your chances of being […]

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11 Aug 2016

How to use Trade Me to acquire new customers for your online business

With almost 4 million members, Trade Me is the largest online marketplace in New Zealand. Often described as the Kiwi version of eBay, it has a loyal and active following. According to data from June 2016, an average of 738,444 people visit the site every day. Basically, if you live in New Zealand, then you […]

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