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Boost Conversions with Expert E-commerce Site Performance Tips

Did you know that the latest statistics quote shopping cart abandonment rates at a whopping 68.63% on e-commerce websites? That accounts for over two-thirds of your business’ potential sales! The question then arises, how can your e-commerce business overcome such a high abandonment rate and increase sales? The answer: improved e-commerce site performance. Even one […]

Is Your E-Commerce Site an Obstacle to Customer Loyalty?

When building an e-commerce business, customer loyalty is important – especially because it costs six to seven times more to acquire new customers than keep existing ones. With that in mind, any prudent e-commerce growth strategy should include efforts to encourage repeat customers. Step one in that process is to make them feel welcome with […]

How to Protect Your E-commerce Site From Cyber Attacks

Small or medium sized e-commerce business are among the most targeted by cyber attacks. In fact, three out of every five cyber attacks are targeted at SMBs – and 38% of attacks in 2015 were e-commerce breaches. When you combine those two statistics, it paints a bleak future for e-commerce businesses – one full of […]

"Out-Freaking-Standing" – A Customer Success Story

As Doland White, CEO of Rapid Crush, explains, his company doesn’t do anything unless they can CRUSH it! That sentiment starts with their choice of web host – Liquid Web. In this customer success story, we explore how Rapid Crush has been “crushing it” with Liquid Web. A customer of ours for about three years […]

Questions to Ask When Choosing a CMS

Choosing a content management system, or CMS, to support your business’ online presence is a very important process. In our blog post “Choosing The Best CMS For You,” we’ve done an in-depth dive on each of the three most popular open source CMS platforms on the market today. However, before you immerse yourself in the […]

Top 4 Ecommerce Plugins For WordPress

Over the holidays we shared a few ecommerce security and performance tips for our customers, but we’ve yet to delve into the process of actually setting up an ecommerce site. Many of our customers utilize WordPress Hosting for their websites, which is also a great option for ecommerce sites. WordPress offers small and medium-sized businesses […]

Ten Ways Databases Run Your Life

You might not realize it, but databases are everywhere. Whether or not you know very much about them, or even care to, their effect on our daily lives is extensive. From weather applications to the movies you watch online, databases are responsible for many of the services we utilize daily. We have collected a few […]

What is Responsive Design?

If your eCommerce website isn’t optimized for the many different mobile devices that consumers are using today, then you’re likely missing out on a significant amount of sales. In fact, mobile sales grew 43% compared to Black Friday in 2012. While providing consumers with more avenues to make purchases is a boon for retailers, it […]