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How do I find a design that suits my company?

You’ve probably heard the saying that you only get one chance to make a first impression. Many scientific studies have shown that first impressions are often the strongest. That’s why it is especially critical for your website to make a great one. For many visitors, it will be the first experience they have with the company. A successful web presence increases the chance that potential customers spend more time on your site and decide to do business with your company. In order to leave a positive first impression, it’s important to pick a design that fits both your company and services/products. Requirements, of course, will vary depending on the industry. Next, I’ll show you three typical areas of business and which factors are important to keep in mind when choosing your design.

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Category: MyWebsite & Apps | Tips
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First level of help for online shop stagnation

Despite a high number of visitors, are people actually buying anything from your shop? Your products are impressive but no one wants them? In online commerce, good times can quickly turn sour when your online shop starts to stagnate. However, that doesn’t need to happen! In many cases, poor sales figures are not a sign of bad products, but often just a question of design and having a proper ordering process.

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Be online today – 5 Steps to having your own website

It’s now been over 25 years since the first website went online and back then, that was not possible without manually coding the HTML yourself. Nowadays you don’t need to be a fully-fledged programmer to create a professional website in just a few steps. From comprehensive content management systems, simple homepage builders to free frameworks, the possibilities are almost endless. But what’s the best tool for your needs and what exactly do you require to build your own website? Modern hosting packages usually include a wide range of features that can help you to make a website, but there are so many options.

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How to prepare for a successful Christmas season

 Written by Stephanie Meier, Marketing Communications Manager at ePages

The end of the year, and the Christmas period in particular, is one of the busiest sales periods for online retailers. In order to capitalise on this spike in online shopping activity, it is important to be prepared well in advance of this busy time. In this article you will find some tips that will help you prepare for a successful Christmas season.

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Help! I have an online shop but no orders, what now?

Setting up your own online shop just the way you want takes plenty of time and hard work. You’ve chosen the best products with great prices and seen to every last detail. And yet, although your online shop is finally up and running, it’s just not going anywhere. Don’t give up yet. There’s only one solution: to start looking for clues as to why.

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What type of online shop is best for me?

eCommerce – no problem, or is it? The decision to open an online shop is usually made quickly. This is especially true for those who already have a physical store and are just looking to make some additional online sales. Everyone else is earning money online so why not me, goes the thinking. In principle, this is correct, however there are a number of questions which should be asked beforehand to make sure you choose what’s best for your business’s needs.

In this post, I’ll pose six questions that will help you identify what type of shop will best meet your needs. I recommend taking 30 minutes to read through and think about these issues as a little time spent now pondering these questions can save you a lot of future frustration and stress. As the saying goes: measure twice, cut once.

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Easy to integrate into your own website: MyShop even more intuitive

You already have a website and have been wondering for some time, should you be selling your products online too?  If so, now is the right time to put this idea into action. Recently, we have been working to improve the MyShop within MyWebsite: optimising the design and enhancing the user interface to make it much more intuitive.

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Achieve the right category structure for your online store

By ensuring a clear structure you can help visitors find their way and so make the shopping experience an optimal one.

Every online shopper has a particular aim in mind. Susan, for example, seeks the very best price for a new iPhone. Ben is on the hunt for a low-cost kettle with a 1.7 litre capacity, while Mike is looking for an up-to-date electronic item as a birthday gift. Although all three customers have different ideas, they’re all pursuing the same goal: to find the right product as quickly as possible.

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Five ways to a brilliant online shop design

Consumer expectations are increasing all the time. What should merchants consider if they are to beat their competition?

Nowadays it can be challenging for online retailers to identify a genuine product niche. To make their shop successful they therefore need to find additional points of difference – its ‘USPs’ or unique selling points. Particularly important in this context is what is termed the ‘buyer experience’, which depends largely on an appealing shop design. Design trends can come and go – what’s seen as trendy today can very soon start to look dated or tired. However, below we highlight the design fundaments that have stood the test of time, and have a real business case to them:

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Online retail success: participate with 1&1 on the ePages academy for free

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Online retailers have many options for optimising the shopping experience for their customers from search engine optimization (SEO), product description, UX, UI and more. At the ePages academy both beginners and more experienced online retailers can learn from industry experts how to optimise their online presence to provide a more enjoyable user experience as well as increase revenue. 1&1 is now offering tickets to the ePages academy free of charge!

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