Congratulations! You've jumped into the world of eCommerce and published an online store. Now, you need to tailor that shopping experience so that users have confidence in your products and business.
We focused primarily on behind the scenes Editor projects this past month, with more concrete updates coming soon. In the meantime, we launched a one-click spam prevention feature along with some awesome new apps.
Google wants to provide the most relevant results when you search for something. Usually the most relevant result is a local one. Someone searching for a bakery in Minneapolis isn't well served by a result for a bakery in Seattle, no matter how cool the Seattle bakery happens to be.
Web design trends are constantly changing. The good news is that with Weebly's diverse themes, you can make a website that is both functional and beautiful with minimal effort. If you're considering a new look for your site, consider some real-life examples of great design: Here are the five best themes that people are using on Weebly right now. These themes are free and available on all plans.
You can use an online form to drive business and visitor interaction through a variety of effective tactics. Forms can capture leads, help users sign up for a promotion or even register for an event.
Managing customer requests from email works well when requests are few and far between. As volumes increase, you might need a better way to manage inquiries. Responding to customer requests in a timely manner can become a challenge when your inbox is already overflowing. A hosted live chat service may be an option. A live chat service with an integrated help desk could be even better.
When we launch a new feature your success is the most important signal of a job well done. That’s why we really love the following statistic: Since we released abandoned carts, the feature has been used to recover over $1 million in merchant sales. This means that customers who added items to your store’s cart, and then left, came back after an abandoned cart email to make over a million in total sales!
Here are the latest features we released in April to help you continue to improve your website and grow your business.
It’s hard to find good images and content for your emails. Competing with big brands that have dedicated photography and styling teams can make it even harder. We just released three new features for Weebly Promote that will help you find your own great imagery and compete with the very best. With these features you can send animated email GIFs from Giphy, share Instagram photos directly from email and use high-quality stock photos from Unsplash.
Making it easier for shoppers to search for and find your products can be the difference between eCommerce success and failure. Rich snippets can help.
If you operate a digital business and want to connect with an audience, podcasting is an increasingly popular option. Think of it as on-demand radio. Edison Research says that podcast listening has grown 23 percent over the past year and now serves an estimated audience of 57 million.