Best Online Stores for Christmas Shopping
The smell of mulled of wine is in the air; children are singing carols and Coca-Cola’s Santa Claus is on TV. It can only mean one thing—holidays are coming!
There are some amazing Jimdo shops that are hitting it out of the park this holiday season. So we took a closer look at how they built their successful online stores, and they generously shared their expert tips. And who knows, you may just find the perfect gift for someone on your list, too!
Psst, as an added bonus we are offering the chance to win some prizes and get some great tips from users and experts on our Jimdo Facebook page.
Explore Shipping Costs for Your Online Shop
As a shop owner you already know that online customers are quite savvy—especially when it involves looking for gifts during the pre-holiday season. They hunt for the best deals, and you look to provide the best service while still staying profitable.
One key to mastering this balance is understanding your shipping cost options. Shipping costs can be a make-or-break factor for customers when purchasing online. So we have put together some tips to finding the right shipping options for you.
It’s worth it, especially before the holidays!
How to Add a Donate Button to Your Website
'Tis the season for giving, and if you’re running a nonprofit organization or fundraiser this may be your busiest time of year for donations. Fortunately it’s never been easier to add a donate button and accept donations directly through your website, and there are lots of different ways to do it.
Whether you want to keep transaction costs low or you’re looking for some bells and whistles, here are our suggestions for ways to take donations on your Jimdo website:
Get Your Online Shop Ready for the Holidays
If you have an online store, you know it’s never too early to start planning for the holiday season. Well, maybe March would be too early... But with Christmas shoppers starting earlier every year, and Christmas decorations appearing next to Halloween candy in many stores, now is actually the perfect time to get your store in the Christmas spirit.
Whether you’re a seasoned salesperson or this is the first Christmas in your online shop, we’ve got the tips you need to get everything spruced up for the holidays.
Newer, Better, Faster Mobile Features
Great news Jimdo users! We have revamped our Jimdo app and added some great new features you will love, based on all your feedback.
Ever wanted to keep track of your shop orders while you're out? Change your password on mobile? Or didn't think you had enough time to add a blog post on the run? Not any longer—we have made it faster and more user-friendly to use our mobile app for those spare ten minutes on the way to the office.
Create Better Calls to Action on Your Website
Want someone to buy your product? Or perhaps you want them to donate to your cause, contact you, or read more about your services? In any of these cases, you’ll need strong calls to action (CTAs) on your website...ones that people just can't resist clicking.
Meet Jimdo’s Newest Payment Method: Stripe
At Jimdo, we love helping your online businesses succeed. With so many savvy shop owners trusting Jimdo, we know how important it is for you to get paid quickly and with transparent transaction fees.
The Secret to a Good Online Store? Ask a Jimdo User!
We write a lot about ecommerce on the blog, but the best information comes straight from our customers who are already running successful shops. After featuring some of them last week, we asked them to share some of their ecommerce secrets with us. And they kindly obliged!
Shop Small at These 5 Jimdo Online Stores
Now that you’ve learned the twelve most essential tips to creating a successful online store, you’re ready to create or spruce up your own online shop.
The 12 Tips of Christmas for Online Stores: Part 2
Last week we started a countdown of 12 store tips that can get you ready for a successful holiday shopping season in no time. We started with your store setup and customer service tips, and today we’ll continue with promotion and sales.