Posts by Travis Romine

How Much Does Website Speed Increase Conversions?

How Much Does Website Speed Increase Conversions

It’s not surprising that website speed increases conversions. Your e-commerce website needs to have killer content, but if that content takes too long to load…it’s a moot point. But how much does it really matter, how many milliseconds, and how much on which device types? To what extent can you improve your conversion rate by…

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MoviePass Fiasco Contains Valuable Lessons For Your Business

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In Q1 of 2018 MoviePass hit 1.5 Million subscribers and was taking off like wildfire, yesterday my MoviePass stopped working and the stock is worth less than $1! Mitch Lowe, CEO of MoviePass had a revolutionary idea, but had some budget miscalculations to say the least. While this entertainment industry disruptor looks to be defeated, there…

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Why upgrade to Magento 2?

WHy Upgrade to Magento 2 - new features

Why should I move from Magento 1 to Magento 2? I finally got M1 setup exactly the way I want it. Do I really have to move to M2? The reality is, as a Magento 1 store owner you need to start looking at M2 and at least begin planning. The decision on when to…

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How to Differentiate Your Ecommerce Business From Your Competitors

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Why would someone buy from you rather than your competition? That’s an incredibly tough question even for some of the veteran online retailers that I review. If you’re new to ecommerce, make sure you determine your differentiator before lifting a finger on your website. Doing this will help keep your business model relevant regardless of…

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7 Ways Your eCommerce Store Can Compete with Amazon

How Your eCommerce Store Can Compete with Amazon

About Latest Posts Travis RomineEcommerce Consultant at Sharp CommerceTravis works with online retailers to improve sales and market share through consulting and strategy. Travis has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, ecommerceconsulting.com, Webretailer.com, Inspired Insider Podcast & Facebook For Business. Latest posts by Travis Romine (see all) How Much Does Website Speed Increase Conversions? – February…

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Yahoo Store Owners Left Holding the Bag, Aabaco sells to Verizon

Yahoo Store - Aabaco Sale to Verizon

About Latest Posts Travis RomineEcommerce Consultant at Sharp CommerceTravis works with online retailers to improve sales and market share through consulting and strategy. Travis has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, ecommerceconsulting.com, Webretailer.com, Inspired Insider Podcast & Facebook For Business. Latest posts by Travis Romine (see all) How Much Does Website Speed Increase Conversions? – February…

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Magento vs Big Commerce vs Volusion vs Shopify

Magento-vs-Shopify vs Volusion vs Big Commerce

There are many flashy ecommerce platforms out there that all brag about their superiority. How to know which is truly best? More appropriately, which is the best fit for your business and what you want to accomplish. I consult with new ecommerce stores every week on many different platforms. My experience over the last 10…

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ShipStation

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We’re Big Shipstation Fans! Shipstation is a nimble, well crafted Online Shipping and Order Fulfillment Solution designed for e-commerce application. Shipstation is one of our preferred solutions, it’s simple, powerful and does a great job. When combined with a Magento or Shopify online store it becomes a very efficient fulfillment tool. It also makes international…

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