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What you need to know before creating an ecommerce website

It might seem easy to create an ecommerce store. After all, the ads you see say it is. But like an iceberg in the sea, there's more to it than what initially meets the eye.

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What you can do to make the website build process run smoothly

You might be building your website now with a developer, and you might be wondering how you can keep things running smoothly. That's great! Here are somethings you can do to help the project run on time.

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What is the contact page?

The contact page might not seem important to you, but to your visitors, it's how they ask you questions. So make sure your contact page is up to snuff.

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What is the about page?

The about page is obviously where you talk about yourself and your business. But what real role does it have on your website?

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What is the site footer?

So what exactly is a website footer? What does it do and why is important? Well, it can be one of the most versatile parts of your website.

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Requirements for a solid ecommerce store

So you want to build an ecommerce store for your small business, but you don't quite know where to begin. That's perfectly fine. Here are some requirements for online selling that will set you down the right path.

Checklist about updating your website

Developing a plan to updating your WordPress website

Updating components of your website is incredibly important. But it can be risky with an update potentially taking down your site. Here's a start for developing a plan to update the site.

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Understanding project scope and scope creep and how to avoid problems

Scope creep can be a very dangerous thing for a website project. It can sometimes bring the project to a screeching halt as features get added outside the project scope. So let's avoid it.

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The dilemma of content for a new website

A website is nothing if it doesn't have any content. So make sure you keep that the focus throughout the project to keep it running on time.

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Determining if your small business need a new website

It can be challenging to figure out if your small business needs a new website. And it's no small decision. So here are some questions to help you out.

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The different website options to build your new site

The good news is that there are a lot of website options for you to choose from to build your new site. But which one is the best for your?