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The Interactive Storefront: Designing for Ecommerce

Online sales worldwide have reached an all time high in the trillions and it’s clear that the majority of consumers do much of their shopping, if not all, online. This trend is only on the upswing, and with that, technological developments must keep up to meet the demand. Much like being in a physical store, the digital storefront environment must be given a great deal of attention and designed to work for the customer. eCommerce design is no exception, following trends and standards that designers must implement for a company to have a competitive and thriving existence. Responsive More than half of the commerce traffic today is done on mobile devices.  Drop rates are rampant for sites that are not mobile-friendly equating to money left on the table for a business that has chosen not to optimize.  Delivering an optimal shopping experience with high quality imagery, zoom capabilities, scrolling and […]

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2 years, 11 months ago
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Magento eCommerce CMS and Its Benefits

Choosing a content management system for your eCommerce store can be challenging. With all the choices you have available, it’s hard to really make a firm decision on which platform to go with. However, Magento eCommerce is one of the more popular platforms available and has distinct features that make it a solid choice. Here are some of the benefits this platform offers over others. First, Magento has some of most advanced features that an eCommerce platform can offer. You can do everything from setting various levels of permission to users, use multiple payment options for your shopping carts, integrate your site with many third party services, and more. If you shop around for eCommerce solutions, you’ll find that they are lacking many of the advanced features you’re looking for. With Magento, you can put everything you want into one solution. Second, Magento makes it easy to manage your eCommerce […]

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4 years, 1 day ago
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Why Do I Need a Responsive Site?

If you’ve been following the web design and eCommerce industry news, then you’re probably aware of what responsive web design is. Responsive design is a format that shows a version of your site according to what device is being used to access it. This process of takes place through creating multiple versions of your site and designing it so that the user gets the most optimal version of your website no matter what the format is. The question that’s probably on your mind is: “Why do I need a responsive site?” Well, one of the biggest changes that have occurred over the last few years is the increased usage of mobile devices to access the Internet. This trend has grown to the point that some websites are reporting twenty percent or more of their web traffic coming from mobile devices (smartphones & tablets). As a result, everyone has started to […]

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4 years, 1 month ago
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The Importance of a Magento Responsive Web Design Layout

Are you currently using the Magento platform or planning to build a Magento based store? If so, it’s important that you use a responsive design layout. That way your website delivers the optimal browsing experience for all devices. A responsive design layout will take your main site and create alternative versions. This will then display a version optimized for the device your visitor is using. More people are using their smartphones and tablets to shop online. By 2015, consumer shopping using mobile devices will jump from $25 billion to $65 billion in the US and European countries. The trends show that the number of consumers that are using mobile devices to make shopping related searches are increasing year after year and it is predicted to continue. Sadly, many eCommerce websites are not set up to deliver the best shopping experience for these mobile users. A large number of eCommerce stores […]

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4 years, 6 months ago