Archive for September, 2010

Removing Related YouTube Videos on BigCommerce

September 24, 2010

Here we are once again tackling an advanced customization for the BigCommerce / Interspire Shopping Cart. Removing Related YouTube Videos on BigCommerce. If you are one of the many BigCommerce users that use the embedded YouTube videos on your product description, then you may be wondering if you can remove the related videos. Well, good […]

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jQuery Menu for BigCommerce Stores

September 20, 2010

Finally! A working solution that tackles the long overdue feature that BigCommerce stores lack from the original templates. The jQuery Category Menu has been requested several times and many have attempted to get this done without luck. Today, this problem is being solved once and for all. The following steps will guide you through the […]

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Using QR Codes for eCommerce

September 16, 2010

Say “Hello” to the brand new QR Code for Shopping Carts for Websites. This weird, funny looking code is called a “QR Code” which is short for “Quick Response Code”. Originally developed in Japan back in 2002 has grown in popularity on that side of the world as a Hyperlink for printed media. Although this […]

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Taking Credit Card Payments

September 11, 2010

Ever wonder why you need to setup a Payment Gateway for your online store? Why is it necessary and what does it do? If you want to accept credit card payments from your online store you will need to setup what is called a Payment Gateway and a Merchant Account. What is a Payment Gateway? […]

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Average eCommerce Conversion Rates

September 7, 2010

If you are like most people starting on the eCommerce business, you will be asking yourself “What’s a good conversion rate?”, “How can I know if my conversion rate is high or low?”, “How can I know my competitor’s conversion rates?”. So let’s start with the first question. What is a considered a Good conversion […]

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Content Freshness to Boost Conversion Rates

September 1, 2010

For eCommerce businesses to be successful it is essential that you let your visitors know that there is a team of people on the other side of the screen ready to take their order. An easy way to do this is by displaying time sensitive content on your website or online store. Things like promotional […]

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