Nicole Blanckenberg — April 3, 2017 Follow @https://twitter.com/StoreYaCom— April 3, 2017 A year since Facebook first launched its Messenger platform, there have been over 34k chatbots written to simulate and automate chat and messaging with users. Since they were first launched, they have come leaps and bounds, and have become a key eCommerce 2017 trend. … Continue reading 9 Merchant Chatbots on Facebook Messenger to Inspire You
Carl Faulds — November 9, 2016 Follow @Cashsolv— November 9, 2016 When a business needs access to capital, it faces a fundamental choice: taking out a business loan or a merchant cash advance. Both can provide the money needed to hire new talent, fund a major marketing campaign, take the company international or simply overcome … Continue reading Should You Take Out a Business Loan or a Merchant Cash Advance?
by Nicole Blanckenberg Follow @https://twitter.com/StoreYaComOctober 18, 2016 Is your online store site optimized to its full potential? If you run your online store on WordPress, or are planning to launch your WordPress site soon, then this one is for you. Using leading eCommerce WordPress plugins help merchants to optimize their WordPress online stores which in … Continue reading 13 WordPress Plugins Every Merchant Needs
by Sandra Wrobel-Konior Follow @sandriczAugust 27, 2016 PCI compliance is mandatory for every eCommerce merchant that accepts credit or debit card payments on their website. All information entered by customers is sensitive data, so it must be well-protected. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) provides steps that all merchants who process card … Continue reading Why Is PCI Compliance Important for Every Merchant?
Ultimately, it’s all about trust. If you are using best practices and doing opt-in email, your customers have given you an invaluable asset: the right to send them email. When that “From” field displays your brand name, your odds of getting an open should dramatically increase for an opt-in customer. But this asset doesn’t come … Continue reading Obligations Of An Opt-In Email Merchant
Dear Your Business Credit, I will be opening a small cafe in my community soon and am shopping around for a merchant processing account. Should I ask for one that lets me accept credit card numbers from customers by phone for orders to pick up? Are there any security issues I need to worry about … Continue reading Accepting Credit Card Orders by Phone: a New-Business Owner’s Guide