E-Commerce

Etsy alternatives
Etsy alternatives: where to shop for handmade pieces
  • Online sales

Looking for an alternative to Etsy? The online marketplace is one of the most important places to sell for many artists, makers, and arts and crafts supplies. Whether Etsy is too expensive or too complicated for you, or you simply want to look for another selling portal: We’ll show you the best Etsy alternatives.

Etsy alternatives: where to shop for handmade pieces
What is dropshipping?
What is dropshipping?
  • Online sales

Dropshipping is an e-commerce business model that allows an online shop to sell items without having to stock or ship them itself. Instead, deliveries are made via a wholesaler or directly via the manufacturer. In this article, we will go over how this type of collaboration comes about, why it is so successful and what you need to do it.

What is dropshipping?
How much does a domain cost?
How much does a domain name cost? Tips for planning your budget
  • Domain tips

Whether professional or private, you can gain awareness with your own website. However, in many cases this comes at a price. Besides hosting and web design you also have to consider your Internet address – your domain. But how much does a domain name cost? Find out what factors influence the price.

How much does a domain name cost? Tips for planning your budget
Canvas fingerprinting – online tracking without cookies
Canvas fingerprinting: the cookie successor
  • Web analytics

For decades now, cookies have been the principle tool used by web analysts to collect user data. These cookies are used to monitor the performance of websites or ads and to optimize pages for customers. But many users have since caught on to this questionable method of data collection and analysis, now deciding to block these investigative text snippets. But a new method of online tracking is on...

Canvas fingerprinting: the cookie successor
Chrome vs. Firefox
Chrome vs. Firefox: The two browsers in direct comparison
  • Website creation

Chrome vs. Firefox – is one of the two web browsers really better than the other? Is there a “right” browser for everyone or are these two leading products interchangeable? In our overview, we reveal some clear differences in terms of features, data privacy and performance. Find out the main advantages and disadvantages of each browser.

Chrome vs. Firefox: The two browsers in direct comparison
Click and Collect
What is Click & Collect and how do you get started with it?
  • Online sales

Ordering food or goods online has become a habit for many. The advantages are obvious: products are rarely out of stock and delivered right to one’s doorstep, making this a very convenient way to shop. However, Click & Collect provides an alternative to traditional home delivery, allowing customers to pick up the goods they ordered online. In this article, we’ll discuss its advantages and how you...

What is Click & Collect and how do you get started with it?
The biggest online marketplaces that you should know
Selling online: the top English-speaking online marketplaces
  • Online sales

You want to sell online – but where? If you don’t want to be entirely responsible for your own online shop, then you should offer your products on e-commerce platforms. Aside from the giants Amazon and eBay, there are other interesting online marketplaces that are worth checking out. In this guide, we present some options and show you each of their benefits and drawbacks. In addition to their...

Selling online: the top English-speaking online marketplaces
Customer journey: the basics of touch point analyses
Customer journey: turning viewers into paying customers
  • Web analytics

Marketing experts know that individually placed advertisements rarely get customers to carry out desired actions. In order to become a paying customer, consumers need to encounter the product, brand, or company their being advertised to at different locations and at different times. Such touch points are compiled and evaluated from customer journey data. We’ll explain how.

Customer journey: turning viewers into paying customers
What is a call to action (CTA)?
CTAs: Turning clicks into customers
  • Online sales

Optimizing your CTAs is the key to boosting your profits by turning more of your website visitors into customers! CTAs do not only improve your customer experience, but they can also help boost your SEO rankings. Find out more in this article.

CTAs: Turning clicks into customers
Good product descriptions for online stores
Success in e-commerce: product texts that sell
  • Online sales

High-quality and unique product texts are an important building block for any successful online store. Promising and convincing product descriptions not only help potential customers make their purchasing decision, but they also give online stores an advantage in terms of Google ranking. Providing inspiring and creating texts that convey clear added value for the customer will help you stand out...

Success in e-commerce: product texts that sell