We all love WooCommerce, right? Maybe your gig is developing plugins, designing websites, or setting up eCommerce stores. Whatever it is, organising a WooCommerce meetup is a great way to contribute to the community. You’ll also meet like-minded internet people, and connect with local entrepreneurs!
If you’re new to the eCommerce world, the idea of setting up a website from scratch can seem intimidating.
Many potential eCommerce store owners have a misconception that you require huge amounts of technical skills and an overly-healthy bank balance to get started—it’s not the case.
Armed with some basic knowledge—some of which can be gleaned from our Complete Beginner’s Guide to eCommerce—the entire process seems far more accessible, manageable, and, best of all, affordable.
That’s the purpose of today’s guide: to educate you on the cost of setting up an online store.
Most eCommerce stores you’re likely to encounter will vary wildly: different product ranges, different appearance and different strategies.
Despite the lack of similarities at first glance, most eCommerce stores follow the same set of underlying principles—a blueprint for success, if you like.
Today, I have looked at a number of the Internet’s biggest eCommerce stores, and put together a checklist of twenty “things” they all had in common.
Learn from the experts, and give yourself the best opportunity for success.
Let’s dive straight in.
The Internet really has revolutionised the modern world.
It’s changed the way we interact with one another, the way we consume information, and even the way do business.
These days, because of the Internet, more and more people are taking the leap and starting their own eCommerce store.
And really, it’s easy to see why.