Category Archives: How to start selling

Matt Warren on the eCommerce MasterPlan podcast

Listen to Veeqo Founder and CEO Matt Warren on the eCommerce MasterPlan podcast

Written by • 23rd January 2017

Veeqo Founder and CEO Matt Warren appears on the latest edition of the eCommerce MasterPlan podcast. In the podcast, Matt first talks about his background as a retailer – starting out selling watches online, through to scaling his business to a multi-million pound ecommerce business, and a destination for watch enthusiasts to find out more […]

Should You Be Selling on BigCommerce in 2017?

Written by • 17th January 2017

BigCommerce is an ecommerce platform for retailers of all sizes. It’s an incredibly powerful and diverse solution. But with so many other packages out there, the burning question is: if you’re an ecommerce retailer, should you be selling on BigCommerce in 2017? On their website, BigCommerce boasts that retailers using their platform grow 28% year-on-year. […]

Why I really started Veeqo

Written by • 3rd September 2015

From being fired as an IT technician, selling £60 million worth of watches online, losing a multi million pound court case, to setting up the fastest growing tech company in Europe. CEO Matt Warren tells us why he started Veeqo and what he learnt along the way. Thirteen years ago, I became an accidental retailer. […]

14 WooCommerce experts reveal the secrets to selling more

Written by • 26th August 2015

When it comes to ecommerce solutions there are none more popular than WooCommerce. The plugin for WordPress has amassed nearly 10 million downloads and powers over 30% of all online stores. We gathered 9 WooCommerce users who have achieved tremendous success with their stores, to share their secrets to success. Our selected users have been featured on […]

Ultimate Guide to Dropshipping

Written by • 25th August 2015

Put simply, dropshipping is when a supplier is willing to fulfil orders if you handle the ecommerce, marketing and customer service side of business. This allows you to buy products from them individually and ship them to your customer. This means you don’t have to invest in a large amount of inventory; instead, you receive […]

How to Find Profitable Products to Sell on Amazon & Ebay

Written by • 18th August 2015

One of the most significant aspects of running a business is choosing what it is you want to sell. You need to make sure you pick a product that meets certain criteria in order for your business to be successful: if you choose a bad product (one that’s not profitable) then you’re pretty much destined […]

The Basics of Magento SEO

Written by • 15th August 2015

Magento is a great platform for e-commerce websites and it’s reasonably well set-up for optimisation out of the box too. However, if you’re new to Magento the layout of its menu system – especially that of the configuration section where most of our changes will take place – can be initially quite confusing! In this […]

What Amazon Sellers are doing to increase sales

Written by • 31st July 2015

Amazon is a huge marketplace which offers all its sellers – big and small, pro and novice – the opportunity to reach millions of potential customers. Of course this means it’s a valuable shop window with a massive amount of traffic, but selling can be a challenge. Aaron Schlesinger is an Amazon seller. Aaron and his […]

selling on ebay

What eBay sellers are doing to sell more

Written by • 28th July 2015

  If you’re an eBay seller the numbers are very impressive. There are more than 250+ million searches every day and in 2014 the platform reached $1 billion in sales. eBay is a great platform for people looking to enter the world of online selling, due to it’s user friendly interface and reputation for been […]

shopify vs woocommerce

Shopify Vs WooCommerce

Written by • 9th July 2015

Choosing an online sales channel can be a difficult task, especially when there are so many options available. This can be confusing, especially for a newbie retailer who isn’t sure what features they want from their ecommerce store, so here’s a quick comparison of two of the major players in the ecommerce game: Shopify vs WooCommerce.