eCommerce fraud is real and costs merchants dearly. Every $1 of fraud cost U.S. retailers $3.36 in 2020 compared with $3.13 in 2019 according to Lexis Nexis. Unfortunately, no business is immune to fraud but you can have tools in place to mitigate risk.
If your store is on the BigCommerce platform, a beta opportunity has opened up for merchants interested in decreasing fraudulent transactions, using Checkout.com.
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2020 was a challenging year for many businesses – both bricks-and-mortar and online. Many plans were quickly upended due to COVID-19 and the restrictions put on our daily lives.
Those that relied heavily on in-store revenue scrambled to set up an online store, or tweak an existing one to meet the needs of their customers. As seasoned eCommerce pros know, neither is an easy task!
If we’ve learned anything from 2020, it’s that having an effective online store is crucial to any business’s success.
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2021 is here and all of us at Your Store Wizards are excited for what the new year has in store. COVID-19 had profound impacts on eCommerce – from millions of first-time online shoppers to a record breaking volume of orders – these trends have no signs of fading and will be the “new normal.”
While you begin to plan out what the new year will look like for your business, we want to take a moment to remind you that we’re here to help make 2021 the best year ever for your online store.
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How happy are you with your eCommerce store?
It’s that time of the year when you need to ask yourself that question. If you think back to the early 2000s, online stores were given a redesign, on average, every 18 months. Mainly the reason for that was due to how quickly online shopping was growing and the technology behind it was improving just as rapidly.
Today, stores don’t need redesigns that often. Why? Design has become much simpler. Gone are the days of having a “flashy” site to get a user’s attention and drive sales. With mobile commerce leading the way, online stores need to be free from extra “weight” so they load quickly, operate flawlessly across phones, desktops and tablets, and provide an optimal user experience without all the clutter.
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