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Nathan Orr,

WordPress vs Magento: What’s Best For You?

WordPress vs Magento: What’s Best For You?

In today’s age of the internet, when someone wants to create a website they’re most likely going to use a content management system (CMS), such as WordPress and Magento.

In a Nutshell: CMS are handy online platforms which provide tools that let users build websites suited to their personal or business needs.

Nathan Orr,

6 Facts You Didn’t Know About Magento

6 Facts You Didn’t Know About Magento

Magento was developed in 2007, released in 2008, and is currently the most popular Ecommerce platform in the world—there’s three bonus Magento facts for you, right out the gate.

Jokes aside, we’ve made it clear that at CreativeMinds we’re big fans of Magento, and after working with the platform for years, we’ve understandably become very familiar with it.

Courtney Jones,

Make Your Customers Happy With These 5 Top Magento FAQ Extensions

Make Your Customers Happy With These 5 Top Magento FAQ Extensions

Having a FAQ webpage is an essential part of any Magento store. The existence of a FAQ webpage allows users to easily find answers to questions about your products or services, all located in one convenient place. Magento FAQ extensions also eliminate customer frustration and resolve issues quickly without the need of a customer support team.

Carlos Oliveira,

How Magento Multi-Vendor Marketplace Helped Him Reach “A New Level of Personalization”

How Magento Multi-Vendor Marketplace Helped Him Reach “A New Level of Personalization”

One of the biggest challenges in developing Ecommerce solutions is balancing consistency and flexibility. Travis Sitzlar went through it when a client required a platform with an extreme degree of personalization. He tackled the challenge with the help of CreativeMinds’ Magento Multi-Vendor Marketplace, Magento Multi-User, and customization service.

Carlos Oliveira,

DropShipping vs. Marketplace: What is Best for Your Business?

DropShipping vs. Marketplace: What is Best for Your Business?

Starting an Ecommerce is an exciting, but daunting task. Among the many questions that arise are “what is DropShipping?”, “how it relates to a marketplace?” and “is it adequate for my new business?”.

That is understandable, as the world of electronic commerce is imbued with what seems to be many difficult concepts and ideas. But they don’t have to be that hard: it’s all about taking some time to understand them.

Nathan Orr,

4 Effective Tactics for Ecommerce Returns in a Multi-Vendor Marketplace

4 Effective Tactics for Ecommerce Returns in a Multi-Vendor Marketplace

Building a multi-vendor marketplace that entices online consumers is something any website owner can be proud of, but Ecommerce returns tend to take the wind out of their sales (pun absolutely intended).

With the holiday season wrapping up, we’ve now officially entered the time of the year where returns are most common. This can prove especially daunting to online sellers who recently enjoyed a profitable holiday season, only to see a notable portion of those sales come right back.

Nathan Orr,

How to Effectively Build an Online Marketplace from Scratch In 5 Steps

How to Effectively Build an Online Marketplace from Scratch In 5 Steps

Learning to build an online marketplace like Amazon, Ebay, or Etsy, is easier now than it ever has been before.

In the past, the job of gathering and enabling multiple vendors to sell on a single website, providing them with an effective selling online environment to market their products, and managing the inner-workings of their active marketplace was no cake walk to say the least.

Carlos Oliveira,

Track Every Action on Your Ecommerce with Admin Logger for Magento 2

Track Every Action on Your Ecommerce with Admin Logger for Magento 2

Ecommerces are complex operations that demand a lot of work and a diverse set of skills. Managing a big team is essential to overcome this challenge, but a high number brings some burdens to the table. For one, it makes tracking errors and performance especially hard.

The Admin Logger for Magento 2 is a powerful tool that addresses that by tracking all back-end actions performed by store administrators. It also creates rollback checkpoints for easy repairs.

Nathan Orr,

10 Surefire Ways to Improve your 2017 Holiday Ecommerce

10 Surefire Ways to Improve your 2017 Holiday Ecommerce

It’s no secret that when it comes to online selling, holiday Ecommerce is explosive. Not only did it make up roughly 20% of all retail sales last year, but it’s expected to keep growing.

According to the recent 2017 Deloitte holiday survey, Ecommerce sales will likely increase 18-21% in relation to last year’s numbers, with over half of the amount of money spent by American consumers projected to flow into the Ecommerce arena.