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There are really only four ways to improve your sales and profitability from eCommerce, increasing traffic, improving your conversion rate, increasing your average order value, and improving your profit margin. If you increase your margins, you can spend more on advertising, and thus increase traffic as an example.

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Magento Expands Services in a Massive Way [0.25]

Posted on May 16, 2017, 1:52 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

It wasn’t that long ago when the Magento website only featured two products, community and enterprise edition.

Magento had tried to launch another product, Magento Go, but struggled to make it work, resulting in shutting it down in 2015.

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SMB eCommerce Platform Selection [0.21]

Posted on May 11, 2017, 1:37 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

One of the hardest things for small to medium size businesses is growing online. To really do well in eCommerce, you must have the right platform, because for almost every SMB Company, the cost of building your own is not even remotely realistic.

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The Top eCommerce Service Based Companies [0.25]

Posted on May 9, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Most people are fairly used to traditional eCommerce in which you buy a product online and it ships to you within a few days or week. This is because the complexity of services is much higher and its not as easy to have a simple click and buy price for a service.

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It amazes me how many companies overlook the importance of logistics when it comes to eCommerce. We often get requests for new features and other methods of improving traffic with a lack of realization that shipping and fulfillment could be the biggest problem they face.

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ECommerce Conversions Are Your Problem! [0.15]

Posted on May 2, 2017, 1:06 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Most businesses are obsessed with getting traffic, but the secret to getting more traffic has really been solved for some time now.

However, where most sites fail is that they do not convert visitors into sales, or really offer anything enticing to keep people onsite or go back for more.

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Magento Launch Checklist [0.16]

Posted on April 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

You may think you are ready for launch, but chances are you have overlooked something that could kill your conversions, SEO, and overall sales. Make sure you update the placeholder image in the System Config Catalog setting for placeholder images.

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WordPress Launch Checklist [0.21]

Posted on April 25, 2017, 1:22 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

You may think you are ready for launch, but chances are you have overlooked something that could kill your conversions, SEO, and overall sales. An SSL certificate will make your site more secure so although not necessary for non-eCommerce sites, make sure you have an SSL certificate ready for production launch to your main URL.

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Getting Started With A WordPress Website [0.28]

Posted on April 20, 2017, 1:20 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Today, WordPress is one of the most commonly used CMS platforms to date taking over 58% of all websites whose CMS platform is known, according to W3Techs. WordPress has a strong community and is open source, making it also great for tech savvy users.

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The Coming Technology Changes of 2017 and Beyond [0.27]

Posted on April 18, 2017, 1:59 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Delivery & Service on Demand: In 2017 and beyond people expect delivery quickly, whether it is a simple Amazon order or a large order of groceries. The cloud is in full force in 2017 and more and more companies are moving to the cloud than ever before, further accelerating its growth.

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Trellis Is NOW Magento 2 Partner Certified! [0.00]

Posted on April 13, 2017, 2:10 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Our industry leading Magento implementations have been a guiding factor in our sustained growth over the last years and keeping up to date with the newest releases and functionalities is of critical importance to the Trellis team (and of course the success of our clients). As shared previously, this devotion to bringing BIG VALUE from an objectively SMALL AGENCY has paid off as we were recently named a Magento Professional Partner for our ongoing contribution to the space and deep experience with Magento builds and now a number of leading Magento 2 sites as well.

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Tips & Tricks to Enhance Your WordPress Security [0.13]

Posted on April 11, 2017, 2:03 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

You’ve invested significant time and money to build the perfect website. According to security researcher Daniel Cid, at least 15,769 WordPress websites were compromised in 2016 by cyberattacks.

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First, let me explain what my definition of continuous improvement is. Continuous improvement is the process of consistently and frequently improving your website or web application through minor or major updates on a weekly, monthly, or quarterly basis.

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The Death of the Small Business [0.11]

Posted on March 23, 2017, 2 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Is it just me, or is small business dying, and dying fast? However, research suggests that new businesses popping up are often subsidiaries of larger companies, demonstrating that big business is eating up the little guys that are barely surviving.

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Investing In Success: Startup Financing [0.10]

Posted on March 21, 2017, 2:37 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Providing much needed cash to small businesses is big business, don’t believe me?

VC funding is what people think of when they think of startup funding.

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The Top Customizer Product Sites [0.41]

Posted on March 16, 2017, 2 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Customizable and personalized products is a growing industry online and is proven to increase revenue significantly.

Nike – Nike is clearly the leader in retail customization, paving the way for companies to profit off online customization of their consumer products.

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The Top Product Customizer Sites [0.41]

Posted on March 16, 2017, 2 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Customizable and personalized products is a growing industry online and is proven to increase revenue significantly.

Nike – Nike is clearly the leader in retail customization, paving the way for companies to profit off online customization of their consumer products.

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5 Project Management Tools for Web Professionals [0.31]

Posted on March 14, 2017, 1:30 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

Asana is a great project management tool that we use at Trellis. Ever since we moved all of our project managings to Asana, we haven’t been more organized and in-the-know of what is going on and who is doing what.

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The Resurgence of Lamp Stack Development [0.19]

Posted on March 9, 2017, 3 p.m. by Trellis @ [source]

PHP development gets a bad reputation in the developer community for many reasons. It is often considered legacy web development, and other languages like NodeJS, Ruby on Rails, and Python have made PHP seem like a boring old relic in the programming world.

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It still amazes me that many sites are not using a fluid responsive framework.

A fluid responsive framework is a code base that will help facilitate and improve the speed at which you can develop and maintain an optimized mobile-friendly and even desktop friendly website.

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