Category Archives: Ecommerce

Stripe in Person Payments

2 Apps to Take Stripe Payments in Person

Sometimes for your business it would be handy to accept credit card payments while on the go at an event, tradeshow, or in the field without carrying bulking equipment.  Now you can!  With a Stripe payment processing account and an app, your small business can accept credit cards even without a conventional card reader or […]

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Simple E-commerce for Small Business

Year over year e-commerce sales have grown at an impressive rate. In 2015, e-commerce sales came in at a whopping $341.7 billion, an increase of 14.6% over 2014. Any business, no matter how big or small should evaluate having an online payment solution in place. People are online more, making it convenient to buy and […]

Crowdfunding Campaigns: How One Startup Ran a Wildly Successful Kickstarter Campaign

Have you thought about running Crowdfunding campaigns? Are you familiar with how they operate? Would you like to learn the Secret Sauce from a successful Kickstarter campaign? Join me as I dive into this and more in this “Part 2” Podcast episode with the founders of KOOSHOO. Jesse and Rachel, husband and wife yoga teachers […]

KOOSHOO: Ecommerce Store Grows with Feeling and Doing Good

They left their jobs in corporate America. Purchasing one-way tickets, they headed to Asia. She’s from a tiny island called Norfolk, that’s roughly 3 miles by 5 miles in size between New Zealand and Australia. Their backgrounds and experiences ultimately led them to start a ecommerce store called KOOSHOO, centered around the Norfolk meaning of […]

Free Friend to Friend Payment through Facebook Messenger App

What It Means for Your Business Recently, Facebook announced the ability to send payments from person to person through it’s Messenger app. Facebook’s Messenger app is currently used by 600 million people and is on a steep growth curve! And unlike competitor payment apps Paypal and Venmo, there will be no charge for this service. […]

Top Tips for Increasing Sales with Ecommerce

Ecommerce has come a long way in the past 3-5 years. From being something that was done by only large companies with big budgets to now being available to any business or hobbyist, the barriers to selling online have come down significantly. Another shift has been the increasing comfort level of consumers with making purchases […]