Can Colors Affect Your E-Commerce Website?

Operating an international e-commerce website has its challenges — finding a payment processor who allows you to process in multiple currencies and making sure your website will properly translate into multiple languages are just a few. One of the most important things to keep in mind when designing your site is that different cultures associate different symbolisms with colors. You can find hundreds of articles on the Web that talk… Read More »Can Colors Affect Your E-Commerce Website?

Internet Marketing – Getting Past The Vultures To Get To The Meat

This may sound a bit harsh but in the time I’ve been learning about Internet Marketing, I’ve come across a few vultures. There is SO much information out there and sometimes it can be challenging sorting out the good, the bad and the ugly. It goes something like this. You get online and begin to research how to market your online business. You enter some keywords and up pops up a zillion search results. You don’t… Read More »Internet Marketing – Getting Past The Vultures To Get To The Meat

Tip of the Day: Keyword Placement in Headlines

A good way to ‘help’ search engines find your articles for the keywords you use is to use the keyword phrase in your headline.  For example, let’s say I have a blog that talks all about making homemade pastries and I’m writing an article on ‘how to make blueberry muffins’ and my target keyword phrase is ‘homemade blueberry muffins‘. Now a headline such as ‘try this recipe out…you’ll love it!’ is catchy,… Read More »Tip of the Day: Keyword Placement in Headlines

Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 2

Read ‘Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 1’, if you haven’t done so already and then meet up back here. Hopefully you’ve had some time to think about what steps you need to take to begin to move your online business forward. I will suggest some first steps and I highly recommend that you go through them one by one and start implementing them to your site.… Read More »Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 2

Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 1

First off, just let me state how excited I am to be writing my first post! It’s been a while coming and I am so eager to dive in and start sharing with you all. My online venture started nearly a year and a half ago and WOW, it’s been quite a journey thus far.  If you want to read more about how I got started, just go to the… Read More »Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 1

Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 3

If you haven’t done so already, read Where Do I Start? Part 1 & Where Do I Start? Part 2 Here are a couple of more things you need to get done to help jumpstart your online business success. First, create an XML Sitemap and submit it to Google Webmaster Tools. This is an invaluable tool that Google offers for FREE. Here are some of the benefits of submitting your… Read More »Where Do I Start With My Online Business? Part 3