7 Free Online photo editing tools

7 Free Online photo editing tools

When you sell online, your customers rely on images and text to make purchasing decisions. From product images and homepage banners to newsletter graphics, it’s important to have beautiful images that convince customers to convert. To help you get your images picture perfect, we’re sharing 7 free online photo editing tools. Online photo editing services are great because you don’t need to download software. Additionally, you can access these services from any computer with an internet connection, which is perfect for entrepreneurs on the go.
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What to consider when choosing payment options

What to consider when choosing payment options

There are a million things to think about when you start a new online shop. You’ll probably spend a lot of time thinking about design, how your products or services are presented and how to attract traffic to your website. Additionally, you’ll be thinking about how to achieve a high conversion rate for your customers to check out or to register. You may also find it a challenge to select the right mix of payment options to offer to your customers – and your selection should take your customers’ needs and the costs and level of security of each payment method into consideration.
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5 Easy Ideas for Gift Wrapping

5 Easy Ideas for Gift Wrapping

With the holidays just around the corner, you’re probably trying to come up with a few easy ways to increase your average cart value and capture more holiday sales. Sometimes the solution can be super simple – as simple as improving the appearance of gift packages. Today we’re sharing 5 gift wrapping ideas to help boost your holiday sales!
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Countdown to the holidays

Countdown to the holidays

Summer is rolling to a close, which means another season is on it’s way: the holiday season. For retailers, it’s the start of the year’s busiest sale period. Many merchants are already knee-deep in their “Back-to-school” sales. If you’re still recovering from vacation, don’t worry: our countdown to the holidays will get you in shape for the 2015 holiday season.
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Are you ready to be an entrepreneur?

Being an entrepreneur is an exciting prospect for many people, but it’s also a high-risk occupation. We’ve come up a with a few questions to consider before you take the plunge and launch your own business. For a more in-depth idea of what goes into building a business, download our How to Write a Business Plan ebook.
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What PrestaShop retailers need to bear in mind when selling goods within the EU (Belgium, France, Great Britain and Switzerland)

Many online retailers believe that when selling goods in an EU country, they can simply apply the legislation of their own country, even if they are aware that, in principle, the law of the supply country applies. In simple terms, they believe that this somehow also includes Switzerland. However, it is not as simple as that. While Brussels has simplified the rules for online trading within the EU by providing a host of guidelines, special national provisions which must be complied with still exist for France, Belgium and Great Britain, for example. And then there’s the legal situation in Switzerland, which is not an EU country and has its own specific legislation.

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