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Check your Shopify store for the most common SEO and usability issues an... g10

Hello everyone! This topic is created tohelp online stores which experience any SEO / Marketingissues or would like to get some tips on how to market the store online andhow to improve it. In this thread we have talked to a lot of Shopify store owners and pointed outmany issues their ecommerce stores had in terms of on-site search engine optimization, site structure, link-building campaigns ...

Yesterday by Lena R
6 Practical and Proven Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Online Store

Hey everyone,We see a lot of people posting here looking for ways to get traffic to their store. We just published a post on the Shopify blog that provides you with six actionable ideas (and tools) you can take and put to use in your business right now. We also provide templates you can copy and paste to reach out to people.You can find it here:http://goo.gl/GbtBTtI would be interested to hear ...

Dec 17 2014 by Holly
The Anatomy of a $122.5 Million Venture-Funded Ecommerce Website

How do you get more sales and repeat customers for your ecommerce business?That’s the number one question most online store owners want answered.Most of the time, it comes down to making small improvements and optimizations to your site over time.But where do you start?In this post we explore how Harry's,a 12-month old ecommerce business powered by $122.5M in venture capital funding, ...

Nov 27 2014 by Clara Walker

Has anyone used MOZ for SEO purposes? I am considering using MOZ but was wondering if one of the SEO apps in the Shopify APP store would be more affordable and producesimilar results. Any input would be greatly appreciated!! I need store traffic!!treasures2you.com

Yesterday by Jason Dea
Google Analytics Enhanced Ecommerce tracking

We are migrating from traditional e-commerce tracking on GA to the new "Enhanced Ecommerce" tracking.Google's documentation (https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/enhanced-ecommerce#migration) states that "The Enhanced Ecommerce plug-in should not be used alongside the Ecommerce (ecommerce.js) plug-in for the same property."According to...

Yesterday by Boni Satani
I have a problem with SEO services .... and the bad promises they make.

I have an issue with the promises that many SEO service providers make, especially to store owners.It is hard enough to compete with Amazon and eBay; provide low prices and high quality service to customers; deal with chargebacks and refunds; pay for transaction processing; ssl; cart software; keep inventory in stock ... and more. And then make a profit after everyone has had their hand in our ...

Yesterday by cloudixion
Looking at Google Analytics, traffic has dropped dramatically for my sit...

We continue to try and make our site better all the time, we haven't made any drastic changes in the past year, but the traffic to our site is down drastically. Can anyone help me figure out why? Thank you!

Yesterday by Ricky @ TechZui
Improve Your Bottom Line on International Sales

Hi All, When you sell internationally and get paid in dollars your subject to a fee of about 3.5 - 4% from Amazon's bank (Wells Fargo). World First opens a foreign bank account to avoid this fee and repatriates the money at a better exchange rate, 2.5% or less depending on volume. We're set up just for this type of transfer, accounts are free to open and operate, our profits off the ...

Yesterday by WylieFromWorldFirst
What marketing techniques have worked best for your ecommerce shop?

I've been getting a decent amount of traffic to my site lately, but I would really like to build that up.So far I have made myself visible on social media websites, I've created coupon codes, passed out flyers locally, and my most recent attempt at advertising is with facebook ads. In your experience what has helped you get the most online sale?I'm a newbie in the world of online sa...

Aug 25 2014 by RobSmith
Which Is Best Off Page Seo techniques ?

Which Is Best Off Page Seo techniques ?

Nov 10 2014 by sandysoil
Advice for an online furniture store?

This is my first online store. I started 3 months ago and currently making around 1 sale per week.. just wondering if you guys had any advice or experience selling furniture online? My URL is www.emfurn.comI know I can hit 1 sale or more day. Just need to establish a roadmap to get there!

Nov 27 2014 by Clara Walker
Product photography and in-context shots for your store

I wanted to share some product photography tips and how to shoot in-context photos for your store. When it comes to product photography, a well-lit product on a simple white background can make your eCommerce store look a lot more professional, but having fantastic in-context photos can help drive traffic when you recreate a particular look that a shopper may want. Photographing products ...

Dec 17 2014 by Holly
Wanelo: Automatic posting

Is there anyway to automatically post all of our products to Wanelo? Thanks in advance!

Dec 17 2014 by Holly
How do I get a facebook Like button box on my site?

Yes, I tried to put the code into the theme from Facebooks guide, but it doesn't shows up. Do you have a like button box on your site? If yes, how did you do it? Thank you.

Dec 17 2014 by Holly
Why can't we rewrite URL's for blog posts?

Automatically sticking a bunch of random numbers in the URL structure for blog posts doesn't do our site any good from an SEO perspective. Why can't we be allowed to customize our URLs for blog posts? Are we missing something here? Thanks for your help!

Dec 17 2014 by Candice Galek
1 MONTH, 2 SALES, Novice at SEO

I opened my site on the 7th of last month so its just at a month. Originally our google ads targeted certain states. We had on average 80 visits a day, Ive since took the advise of Google and targeted my home state and narrowed down keywords. Which in theory I understand will create a different norm however views are down to 8 per day, I was using FB ads but Ive pulled back on those this week. ...

Dec 17 2014 by Jason Dea
Prior experience for Google search ranking

Hi All, i launched my site www.aristocratsbowsnties.ca about 2 weeks ago and I'm going through all the ways to build on SEO. However, I had a question for others here - how long was it before Google actually ranks a site and starts to display in searches. I've read that it takes between 3-6 months. Do you find this to be accurate? How long was it before your site appeared on Google s...

Dec 17 2014 by Ricky @ TechZui
Which scenario produces better ranking/traffic?

I have a website,my shopify e-commerce site and then my blog. All are different domains and I am wondering if I am diffusing my traffic and should consolidate all into one site/domian. My reservation is that my original site does really well for local search. I have a brick and mortar store and locals who do relevant searches are very likely to find me as my site is high up on google for my are...

Dec 16 2014 by Maja Kogut
Referral traffic from "shopify-boost.com" anyone know what that is?

The other week I startedgetting traffic from "shopify-boost.com" but I can't seem to find out more about what it is? If i go to the site, i get a 404 Forbidden page. Does anyone have any idea where this traffic is coming from??

Dec 15 2014 by Andrea Marcolini
How to get easy software solution for ecommerce store?

Building an eCommerce store is now easy and effective to spread business products or services worldwide. There are different important factors which should be kept in mind. There the factors like Ecommerce design, Products management, order management, shipping rate setup and promotion which are necessary to make attention. Here is the complete FAQs you can get solutions for all types of factor...

Dec 15 2014 by Sites Simply