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Why WooCommerce Requires Specialist Hosting

WooCommerce is, of course, a WordPress plugin but, like almost any form of e-commerce, a WooCommerce site requires far more resources than a regular Wordpress content site. We explain why that is, and how the subsequent poor performance and errors are far more damaging to an online store.

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How WPML Contractors and Display as Translated Helps Businesses and Developers Build Multilingual Websites

You think you have identified the developer you want to build your multilingual website. But just like with lawyers, plumbers, or any other time you put the fate of an important project in the hands of a relative stranger, a lingering doubt always remains.

Have I made the right decision?

Luckily, it doesn’t have to be like this.

At least when it comes to developers. With WPML Contractors, you will find trusted professionals who have experience in building multilingual websites.

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How to Create an E-Commerce Site With WordPress

E-commerce is big business, as is WordPress – in fact, many storefronts are now powered by the platform. While you have your website platform no doubt sorted out, you’ll still need to purchase your domain name and web hosting, then get down to developing your e-commerce website. For this you’ll need a dependable and fully-featured WordPress e-commerce theme.

In this post, we’ll look at why WordPress is a near-perfect platform for e-commerce hosting, then walk you through how to create an e-commerce site!

How to Add an “Add to Cart” Popup for Easy Digital Downloads

If you’ve heard of or make use of e-commerce with WordPress in any way you must have come across Easy Digital Downloads at one point or another. It’s the best (and free) plugin to sell digital downloads on your WordPress site in an easy and organised way.

Besides the basic plugin that you can download for free from the WordPress plugin repository, there are also a number of premium extensions you can purchase from the EDD website. One of the latest extensions to be released is a project undertaken by our own team; Add to Cart Popup.

7 Best Marketplace Themes for a Professional, Digital Marketplace

Setting up a marketplace is just one of the many things you can do with a powerful e-commerce platform and WordPress. The first thing you’ll need is a robust theme to help you get started. Check out our list of the best marketplace themes and their offerings in this post.

WooCommerce Subscriptions Extension

An Introduction to WooCommerce Subscriptions

Did you know that it takes upwards of seven times more money to gain a new customer than it does to encourage a loyal customer to make another purchase?

Today I am going to introduce you to a premium WooCommerce extension by the name of WooCommerce Subscriptions. This extension will help you keep the customers you already have, those that know and love your products and services, by offering them the chance to purchase a subscription.

After all, it is almost 100% guaranteed that once you have a customer making purchases from your online store, if you entice them enough, they will purchase again. What better way to secure sales than from your faithful customers and the use of a subscription option?

Methodologies to Make Your WordPress Site Mobile-Friendly

As more and more web users give precedence to mobile browsing than desktop browsing, they also expect to make fewer clicks on a mobile version of website than the ones accessed via the PC. Even though, several growing number of websites are designed to be accessible on small-screen mobile devices, still many websites aren’t created keeping mobile in mind.

5 Top Ways to Make Money from Your Blog

If you’re ready to turn your passion for blogging into a money maker, here are some great monetization options to leverage your blog’s traffic. Blogging offers a matrix of opportunities to generate an income if you build the right platform. With nearly 31 million US bloggers, competition is stiff, but with the right strategy, monetizing your blog can be a game changer and can potentially put you in the top 2 percent of bloggers who are able to make a full-time living at it.

KeywordXP: the Ultimate Keyword Research Solution

Keywords are essential for search engines to provide relevant content to users. A good keyword can boost content visibility dramatically. Your site visibility can zoom to reach millions of people just within minutes. Even for the experts in search marketing field, Keyword research remains one the most important activity to get more customers. Getting onto the first page of search engine results for the right keywords is essential for survival of your website and business.

Adding Deposits & Partial Payments to a WooCommerce Site

WordPress is a great platform for an e-commerce site and it’s integration with the WooCommerce plugin leads to some pretty awesome e-shops. However, there are times you might want to add more functionality to your checkout and payment system.

The Woo Deposits & Payment Recipes WordPress plugins allow you to add deposits and partial payment functionality to your WooCommerce site with ease.

Top E-Commerce Themes in 2014

The subject of e-commerce has become something we are all familiar with. The notion that we have to go to the shops to purchase whatever item we need has become obsolete. In fact, more than 80% of the online population has, at one time or another, made an online purchase.

Offering such a system to view products without having to leave your house, or even your computer, is now a must, and this is where WordPress comes in. The amount of themes and plugins available for e-commerce is endless. Some are great, some not so great.

Tips for Increasing Your Ecommerce Website’s Conversion Rate

If you have an ecommerce website, you are always looking for ways to increase sales. Your conversion rate is a critical number that determines how many visitors actually become buyers on your site. If you notice you’re not getting enough conversions, it might be time to look at your design, layout and overall approach. Even the most effective website design can fail if you don’t take the right steps to encourage a selling environment.

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