Slash Cart Abandonment by 77% with paGO One Page Checkout

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The sales of an online store are highly dependent on the quality of Checkout Page.

It alone can convince customer to purchase or deter them away. It is without question the backbone of a successful business as it finalizes sales from both points: client and business.

Online customers are very conservative about giving out personal details over the internet. It is no hidden fact that there are cyber criminals waiting to steal credit card information and social security numbers to hijack accounts and steal money from unsuspecting customers.

Since many shopping carts and checkout pages are badly optimized, there is a 67 percent chance of abandonment at the end of purchase. This is caused due to a host of problems. 10 percent Checkout Pages require too much information and 11 percent have untrusted delivery mechanisms. 29 percent at the end of checkout inform the necessity of account. Continue reading

Why Your Company’s Website Needs to Be Responsive

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Fifty-six percent of consumer traffic to leading U.S. consumer websites now comes from mobile devices, according to the SimilarWeb State of Mobile Web in the U.S. 2015 Report. While this illustrates the importance of mobile, it also demonstrates that mobile is not the whole story, since it leaves 44 percent of traffic coming from non-mobile sources.

With that in mind, ‘corePHP’ designs each and every one of our websites to be responsive in nature. This ensures your site will be viewed by your audience, no matter the device they will be utilizing. Continue reading

A Guide to Download and Install paGO Commerce Today

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So, you are interested in Joomla’s leading e-commerce platform paGO Commerce and don’t know what to do next.

We are here to show you exactly how to download and install paGO Commerce. This revolutionary e-commerce platform offers great features, such as a one-page checkout, a product variations system, integrated SEO tools and a payment gateway that never needs to be updated. Continue reading

3 Reasons Your Products Are Not Selling

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Admit it. If you’re a shop owner, you’ve thought this at one point or another. On our side of the fence, we hear it a lot.

My Products Aren’t Selling!

The reason products that don’t sell isn’t because the products aren’t any good.

In this blog post, we’ll take a look at one of the biggest eCommerce struggles that online shops have – products that don’t perform. We’ll look at why they don’t perform and what you can do right now to help them convert more site visitors into paying customers. Continue reading

Time for a Website Tune-Up with ‘corePHP’

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Have you been maintaining your website as there have been a number of recent updates for both the Joomla! and WordPress content management systems? Don’t fall behind on your website’s maintenance and schedule your quarterly cleaning with the ‘corePHP’ Team. There is no better time than now to have the core Team come and spruce up your site. Having your site optimized keeps your website running smoothly, preventing expensive emergency downtime, and boosts your SEO. Contact me today to get a full website tune-up!

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The Secret Behind Successful eCommerce

Looking at a ecommerce site online

Sure we all would. Converting site visitors into buyers is the holy grail of eCommerce, but the real secret is in how it’s done.

What if we told you that you could change just one thing, and by doing that could significantly increase your online sales?

You’d want to know what it was, right?

Essentially, most online shops and eCommerce businesses are not converting their customers as well as they should be.

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The War that Never Ends: Web Design Agencies vs. SEO Agencies and Trends in 2016

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Web design firms are great at building beautiful websites, but just how good are they at SEO? And how high do SEO agencies rank considering design concepts? A Moz.com study found that, many leading SEO agencies had high rankings with poor web design, while web design agencies had award-winning websites but were failing at their SEO.

Creating a great website in terms of web design while keeping the SEO principles is not as easy as it sounds, but it is becoming increasingly necessary in today’s environment. This is especially true if you’re looking to employ cutting-edge design concepts like parallax scrolling to improve responsiveness – a concept we know to be difficult considering SEO. Below is an in-depth look into the study and some of its findings: Continue reading

Professional Web Security Analysis Provided by ‘corePHP’

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Has your website security become compromised?

Luckily for you, you have come to the right place. Time and time again site owners neglect to keep their CMS updated, opening their website up to potential security issues. According to Sucuri, a Web security firm, states there are currently hundreds of websites that are becoming compromised each and every day. Since the start of the latest threat a few weeks ago, thousands of sites have become victim to this compromise, with many unaware their site has been compromised.
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4 Customer Service Trends Competitive Companies Must Follow

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Customer service trends can make or break your business. In 2015, 75 percent of companies recognized customer service as a competitive differentiator, an increase of 18 percent in two years, according to an annual Dimension Data benchmarking report. Customers give service even more weight, with 97 of customers saying that service is a key factor in whether they decide to go with or abandon a company. For companies, this means that delivering superior customer service can give you an edge over competitors. Here are four customer service trends that competitive companies are following in order to get ahead of their rivals. Continue reading

Special One-time, Two-weeks Only Promotion at ‘corePHP’

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Who doesn’t like to throw a little party for their birthday? Well, it’s that time of the year again for Steven and me, so we thought, why not make year 33 the most spectacular of them all. So, to celebrate, we are offering our biggest promotion EVER for both our design work and our Joomla! extensions. While I suggested the typical one-week promotion, I was overruled by Steven and we made it a unique two-week only celebration. I guess being the oldest doesn’t always have their perks (who cares if it is only by a minute) ;)Continue reading

Boosting Conversions: Site Design Strategies to Employ

Boosting your conversion from site design

A website is an integral component of a modern business’ sales strategy. It serves as the hub for all the marketing communication, central buying portal and the link for customer care. A properly designed website will engage viewers, develop relationships with customers and ultimately drive sales. On the flip side, a poorly designed website will irritate your consumer base, forcing them into your competitors’ arms.

Balancing White Space

In the recent past, web design gurus would remind us that white space is our friend. This negative space directs the eye and makes your site readable and pleasant. Metrics have changed over the years to include an emotional component. With this, the use of white space has an upper limit. Anything over approximately 50 percent will negatively impact the viewer’s ability to enjoy the website. A good balance is between 30 and 50 percent. Take a look at the Philip House website for an example of good white space balance. They use it to bring your eyes to the images and then to the menu. Continue reading