Ecommerce Built-in Blogs vs. WordPress A blog is a great way to improve traffic to your website. It can help you grow in search rankings, and improve people’s understanding of your products or services. WordPress is at the forefront of all blogging platforms, and they power around 24% of all sites on the internet. So […]
Bigcommerce Bigcommerce has become one of the (no pun intended) big guys in eCommerce. Choosing to go with Bigcommerce means that you are putting your faith in an eCommerce platform that thousands of other businesses have succeeded with. The benefit of this popularity is that you know all of the features are there, that it’s […]
Border7 Widget for Bigcommerce Options The purpose of this Bigcommerce options widget is to create a user friendly interface that allows a user to refine through groups of options quickly and easily – all while reducing the load time of the webpage. Bigcommerce allows users to create Options with a various set of ‘Display Types,’ […]
Client Showcase: The Cocoa Pod Did you know cocoa pods come in a range of vivid colors? We didn’t until we saw The Cocoa Pod’s gorgeous pictures showcasing their colorful pods. These pods were handpicked in the tropics of Ecuador, and are available to purchase and use as an educational tool, or to incorporate within […]
How to Export Categories in Bigcommerce You might have noticed after searching the backend of your store that there isn’t a specific export for categories in Bigcommerce, and if there is an export button tucked away somewhere, then it hasn’t been documented well enough to find it easily. Rather than exporting products and picking out […]
When shopping for an e-commerce platform to host your store on, it’s always best to compare options instead of choosing the first one you see. Like most people, we do our homework to find something reliable and that fits our standards, right? Having a high rated e-commerce platform is important when it comes to running an online store, but it’s also smart to pick one that is right for your business.
BigCommerce is slowly becoming my personal favorite shopping cart. They’ve added more features to make your e-commerce platform even more powerful. Not only are these new additions wonderful, but they tend to add new features on a regular basis. Two things that they’ve added to the built-in software that I’m in love with are the Product QuickView and Automatic Product Review Reminders.
Hope it’s been a smooth Monday for everyone! We’ve been working on a full store design and setup for a BigCommerce store to be, and we’re really diggin’ BC’s latest editions with their product options. If you were unaware of these editions, check this post out. Next step for BC is releasing their new API, […]
Edit SKUs or add more SKUs with options and specify price and weight changes for each one
You can manage your entire product and inventory data from a single spreadsheet which can be simply exported, or bulk updated in Excel or Google Docs and then re imported in a couple clicks.
Define rules for Option Sets (Coming Soon)
As of right now, you can apply options (such as size, style, color) to option sets such as t-shirt options and then assign to specific products. You can still do this, but now you can also create rules to adjust price/weight/stock/photos, etc. as part of the option set. This way, any product assigned to a particular opt set will also inherit rules you’ve created.
CL Skate moved their store over from ProStores to BigCommerce as a comprehensive eCommerce solution.
And after! Now the site offers custom drop downs along with a neat slider showcasing all the brands they have to offer. The site has always displayed some great conent, but now its organized in a neater fashion. Payment options are displayed upfront, there’s a clear call to action (“Newsletter sign up”) and all their site info is compacted into a nice little box on the lower left hand side. Our personal favorite part of the site are the bouncy promo buttons. Hover over them and they’ll change on you.