Posts by Jodie Pride

Multichannel

Guide to Building Backlinks for Your Retail Business

20th August 2015

Building backlinks is one of the most important parts of SEO. But it’s not as straightforward as it sounds – link building is actually like a complex recipe of various other skills you need to master, including creating awesome content, being a top salesman (or woman), an understanding of psychology, and some quality marketing if […]

Guide to Comparing the Best Purchase Order Software On the Market

11th August 2015

Whether you’re a newbie when it comes to business or a pro entrepreneur, choosing a point of sale system can be a tricky task. But don’t worry: we’re here to help. A good POS system will save you both time and money, so it’s worth investing some time in comparing the different softwares available on the […]

How to Increase Sales With Product Based SEO

6th August 2015

Did you know you can use SEO tactics to increase your product sales? Well, a lot of retailers don’t. They fail to recognize the power of product descriptions when it comes to uploading their inventory, especially when they upload their products in bulk. Writing standard descriptions for your products is easy. It’s comfortable. But it’s […]

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Taxes to be Aware of When Shipping Internationally

5th August 2015

Offering international shipping can be great for ecommerce retailers because it exposes you to a much wider market, but retailers need to make themselves aware of the taxes involved in shipping overseas. We’re going to look the taxes involved when shipping goods to the UK, Australia, Japan and China.

How to Keep the Benefits of Royal Mail OBA with Veeqo

3rd August 2015

Royal Mail Online Business Account (OBA) is a service provided by Royal Mail which allows you to manage your Royal Mail account online. With a Royal Mail OBA, you can: Manage your Royal Mail account online Process orders more efficiently and securely Download tailored management reporting. It’s easy to use and lets you take better […]

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The Beginner’s Guide to Shipping

30th July 2015

You might not realise it at first but shipping is a core component of your company. It can be the deciding factor on whether a customer will make a repeat purchase: providing shipping that’s slow or sloppy can cost you customers, so it’s worth getting your shipping on point if you want to keep customers […]

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8 Business Solutions You Didn’t Know You Needed

28th July 2015

Running a business is a challenge, there’s no doubt about that. More often than not, you’ll find yourself facing problems you never even thought you’d come across. We’ve put together this list of business solutions so you can get ahead of your problems and eliminate them before they even start.

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How To Get Discounted Shipping Rates

21st July 2015

As an online retailer it’s important to keep your shipping rates as low as possible while also not losing margins on your products. Although shipping costs are one of the biggest expenses for online retailers, if you’re resourceful and tactical, you can find ways get discounted shipping rates.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Amazon FBA

16th July 2015

Fulfilment by Amazon is Amazon’s service which allows you to store your products in their fulfilment centers. They will also pick, pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products so that you don’t have to, leaving you to focus on sourcing your inventories and also allowing you to take a large cut of the […]

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How to Use Xero Accounting Software for Retailers

14th July 2015

Xero is a popular cloud-based accountancy software. It’s popular with retailers because of its ease of use, price point and accessibility. What do you need to start using Xero? To use Xero, you need the following: Internet connection A laptop, tablet or smartphone For cloud accounting to work effectively, you need to access a reasonably […]