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14 Sep

16 Types of Coupons Your eCommerce Store Should Offer

If you’re experiencing an all-time low in your sales and a dip in your customer flow, it’s time to incorporate intelligent strategies on your eCommerce store to bring back those conversions. Discount coupons and promo deals are powerful marketing tools that drive traffic to your website like bees to honey.  However, many eCommerce coupons and deal ideas are floating in the market. Even though you’d be desperate to use most of these for your online store, you have to make your coupon selection wisely, without not overdoing it.  We’ve picked the best types...

8 Mar

The 10 Best Woocommerce Multi-Vendor Plugins

Enthusiastic entrepreneurs are continuously looking for new choices to help them establish the best possible marketplace for their clients. Multi-vendor marketplaces such as Amazon, Alibaba, and eBay have completely transformed the way people shop online. Because of this, they’ve sparked interest in developing similar multi-vendor websites to serve a broader range of customers. Multi-vendor markets, such as those powered by the WordPress platform, are a common sight these days. They bring together several vendors on the same platform, allowing buyers to select offerings from a variety of suppliers. Following the success...

7 Dec

Six Ways to Advertise Your Online Boutique

Today we're going to look at several marketing channels you can develop to advertise your online boutique. If you’re planning to open an online boutique, you should know that marketing will have a lot to do with the success of your business. Using the internet, small business owners can practice digital marketing to drive revenue consistently, even with a small budget. While digital marketing is more measurable, cost-efficient, and accessible than its traditional counterpart, you should not dive in without preparing first.  It’s essential that you create a strategy for advertising your...

10 Nov

How to Start an Online Fashion Boutique (Jewelry)

If you have an eye for design and appreciate beautiful jewelry and have thought about becoming your own boss, you've probably asked yourself more than once how to start a jewelry business online. And you wouldn't be alone. The jewelry market is expected to grow significantly, so there’s lots of potential for your business to succeed. In 2018, the global jewelry market was worth $278.56 billion. In 2025, that number is expected to rise to $480.5 billion. The beauty of an online jewelry shop is that you no longer have...

27 Oct

How Much Does It Cost to Start an Online Boutique?

Starting an online boutique is a great way for a creative, Internet-savvy entrepreneur to make money. It doesn't cost a lot to start an online boutique and you can run the business from home. In this article, we'll explore what an online boutique is, discuss how to create one, and look at the cost of starting an online boutique. We'll focus on start-up costs, but with one eye on recurring expenses. The low cost of setting up an online boutique may surprise you! This article is part of our How to Start...

12 Oct

How to Start an Online Boutique [Full Guide]

In this guide, we're going to cover every major aspect of how to start an online boutique. An online boutique is an eCommerce business that sells a curated product line targeted at a well-defined audience. A boutique can sell products created by the business owner or that were sourced from a supplier. Most online boutiques will be focused on fashion-oriented product lines and, in many cases, have a largely female target audience. If you're interested in starting your own online boutique, keep reading. This article will discuss why it’s a great...