10 Steps to eCommerce Success

Beginning of Financial Year Time to Get Online - Starting Online in 10 Steps

Starting an Website or Online Store can expand your business sales and revenue


10 Steps to selling online by eCornerThe EOFY or BOFY whatever you call it, it is a great time to think about expanding your business channels. You can reach new customers that are searching for your products and services on the world wide web in another state or from their lounge room next door.

You may have a website but don't sell online or you may have no web presence at all. To get your products and services found you need to have an online channel or digital channel for your business.

Have an existing online store and don't sell much - time to talk to eCorner!

You can have an online store connected to your business for as little as $29 / month.

Using eCorner you do not have to worry about the technology, hosting or security because we do it all for you.

We are here to help you get started with free technical support from our dedicated support team based in Australia. We will take care of all the technical stuff and also manage, monitor and maintain your online store environment. That leaves you to get on with the business.

You don't need expensive web developers because with eCorner you can do it all yourself.

 


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Your 30-day trial can convert into your live store at anytime. It's like getting 30 days to setup and get trained for free.

 


Step 1 - Establish the basics

Step 1 - Establish the basics

Before you start thinking about software and hosting, there are some basic requirements that need to be met.

Read more about this topic - Establish the basics.

Step 2 - Software and Hosting

Step 2 - Software and Hosting

eCorner and its partners offer hosted online shop packages including hosting, support, unlimited data and free update.

Read more about this topic - Software and Hosting.

Step 3 - Design and Layout

Step 3 - Design and Layout

Your eCommerce package comes with a range of templates that you can use ‘out-of-the-box’. However, we recommend engaging our design unit to come up with something that’s just right for you.

Read more about this topic - Design and Layout.

Step 4 - Prepare the site content

Step 4 - Prepare the site content

You have probably heard it before but Content Really is King meaning that good content means a more successful business. Most people will find your online store using a search engine like Google and search engines love content.

Read more about this topic - Prepare the site content.

Step 5 - Delivery and Payments

Step 5 - Delivery and Payments

A good eCommerce system will have a range of payment and delivery options available to you straight out of the box. You simply select and implement the options that best suit your business!

Read more about this topic - Delivery and Payments.

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Step 6 - Search friendly

Step 6 - Search friendly

Don’t pay hundreds of dollars per month for so-called ‘SEO experts’. Our packages come with an extensive search engine optimisation toolkit! Automated SEO manager.

Read more about this topic - Search Engine Optimisation Built-in.

Step 7 - Legal stuff

Step 7 - Legal stuff

Your store must include specific terms of service as dictated by the ACCC. As a minimum, we recommend; Terms and conditions, Privacy policy, Returns policy, Payment options, Contact information, About us.

Read more about this topic - legal stuff in detail.

Step 8 - Marketing and Multi-channel

Step 8 - Marketing and Multi-channel

A good eCommerce solution will offer a range of marketing and multi-channel sales tools ‘out-of-the-box’. ePages includes; Newsletters, Cross-sell and upsell, Ratings and reviews, Social media, Promotional items, eBay and Facebook shop; and lots more.

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Step 9 - Mobile friendly

Step 9 - Mobile friendly

Online purchases from mobile devices are increasing by 42% annually! Your online store had better be ready! Smartphones and iPhones, Tablets and iPads, PCs and laptops, Smart TVs. ePages provides support for mobile devices as standard.

Read more about this topic - Support any device - mobile ready.

Step 10 - Track and improve

Step 10 - Track and improve

The best way to improve your results is to understand customer behaviour and look for areas to improve. Real-time reporting (Wagtail Analytics) and Google analytics helps you understand what your customer is doing.

Read more about this topic - Track and Improve.