Category Archives: eCommerce

Development

All About BigCommerce AMP: Google’s Preferred Method for Mobile Optimization

Get A Faster Buying Experience for Your BigCommerce Customers Is your BigCommerce site mobile-friendly? Hopefully, you have a flexible, responsive design. But there’s one important part of responsive design (and its associated positive effect on SEO) that you’re probably missing out on if you’re still on Blueprint: Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). What is Google…

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eCommerce

How To Upsell and Cross-Sell With BigCommerce

The Ecommerce Strategy Amazon Uses To Make Money What single sales strategy generates 35 percent of Amazon’s revenue? Cross-selling. Those “recommended product” boxes you see on every page of their site? They get big results. In brick and mortar stores, upsells and cross-sells are two of the most common and effective sales strategies. And they…

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SEO

Case Study: Competitor Keyword Analysis & Content Strategy Process

When we re-designed TheHairbowCompany.com for The Hairbow Company over the summer, we saw a whole lot of opportunity for SEO improvements. Since then, we’ve done some competitor-focused keyword research, identified a number of high-potential keywords, and began bulking up content surrounding the keywords we found. The results are convincing: Content matters. Keyword Research It’s easy…

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eCommerce

Microinteractions on eCommerce Sites

Every internet user encounters microinteractions– they’re the subtle nuance that helps the user confirm their interactions with a site. Utilizing these microinteractions on an eCommerce website can really enhance the overall experience and make a user feel more comfortable. They can provide feedback, improve continuity of the site, and make navigating from page to page…

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BigCommerce

BigCommerce Customizations for Wholesale

BrushDance.com has recently been increasing their wholesale relationships, and they wanted to leverage BigCommerce’s great functionality to offer custom information for wholesale customers. IntuitSolutions was able to make several key modifications to their site to refine the overall flow and user experience for wholesale versus retail. Custom Login for Vendors We created a new, custom…

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BigCommerce

Product Video Thumbnails

Product Videos Greatly Help Conversion Rates Esslinger.com sells parts, tools, and supplies for watchmakers and jewelers. They have videos for lots of their products to help explain how to use them, so they wanted to make sure their product page videos were easy to find and watch. Recent studies show that customers who watch a…

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SEO Tips and Solutions

BigCommerce Enterprise vs. Magento

BigCommerce Enterprise vs. Magento: What is the Best Ecommerce Platform? When the writing was on the wall for their old e-commerce partner, motorcycle parts and apparel shop Sportbike Track Gear knew that they had to make the jump to a new e-commerce service. As a large-volume, high-inventory shop, they considered both Magento and BigCommerce for…

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eCommerce

Custom BigCommerce Image Sliders

Solid Commerce to BigCommerce Migration When TGM Skateboards migrated to BigCommerce, they wanted to solve a number of pain points with their old provider. The site had been live on the internet for many years, having an overall decent web presence. However, the look and feel of the site, including the layout and functionality of…

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eCommerce

Product Option Customization on BigCommerce

Conditional Product Options Urban Road had a special issue with the default options for products. Most of the time, a single product page will only need options for color, size, or something else inconsequential to the other options. In the case of Urban Road, they needed a way to change the available options based on…

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eCommerce

Custom BigCommerce Reviews

Decrease Product Returns with Custom Reviews Shabby Apple was one of our featured case studies recently (as well as a featured BigCommerce case study). We will dive into their custom review system a little deeper here. When considering ways to increase conversions and lower instances of returned items, Shabby Apple wanted to implement additional facets…

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SEO Tips and Solutions

Introducing True One Page Checkout on BigCommerce

IntuitSolutions is proud to announce our new One-Page Checkout system, the first truly single-page, one-stop checkout for BigCommerce! No other solution will give you the amount of compatibility and ease of use that you’ll enjoy with our system. True One Page Checkout on BigCommerce from IntuitSolutions. Getting Results While BigCommerce’s standard one page checkout is…

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eCommerce

Ecommerce Storytelling

Telling the Story of Your Product Gone are the days of simply listing your products and waiting for business to flow through your store. As search engines have upped the criteria for which sites rank at the top of their results, consumers have raised their shopping standards (and as consumers have raised their standards, search…

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Mobile/Responsive Design

Make Your Site Mobile-Friendly ASAP

Google Expands Mobile-Friendliness as a Ranking Signal We’ve discussed our responsive designs on our blog in the past, so we’ll try not to get too redundant with this big news. For a long time, Google has made it obvious that mobile-friendly web design is a powerful signal when determining pagerank. Recently, however they come out…

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eCommerce

A BigCommerce Calendar App for Any Business

Custom BigCommerce Apps BigCommerce provides a wide variety of tools to take advantage of right out of the box. As we continue to discuss these tools with business owners across many different industries, we find certain requests for additional functionality keep popping up. It’s these consistent requests that led us to develop our events calendar…

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eCommerce

Content Marketing: Schedule Your Content

The Benefits of Scheduling Online Content As content continues to be a focus for Google’s evolving standards, businesses are finding themselves in a rush to build out the information available on their web sites. The more valuable, unique, and well written content you can provide, the better, and that’s a good thing. Informative and engaging…

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