Attention e-commerce merchants! If you’re not running abandoned cart emails for your online store, you’re leaving money on the table. Today’s consumers are busy, and the average abandoned cart rate for online shoppers is 70%. What are we talking... Keep Reading: Get Smart with Abandoned Carts
WOW what a year 2017 was, and what an amazing start the FirstTracks Marketing team is off to for 2018. We have been off to a fast a furious start this year, evidenced by the fact that it’s almost the end of February and I am just getting around... Keep Reading: Quick Look Back at FirstTracks Marketing 2017 & What’s on Tap for 2018
The Holiday Shopping Season Is Here! The holidays are here and we just finished our latest round of Black Friday / Cyber Monday promotions with some of our e-commerce clients. We help all our clients plan out their strategies and budgets month to... Keep Reading: FirstTracks Marketing Team Crushed Black Friday / Cyber Monday
Scrambling for fixes or just standard build procedures that are putting your business in jeopardy? Keep Reading: Is Your E-commerce Developer Letting You Down?
Google is changing the rules again When you are the elephant of the search world you get to make the rules. Google is obviously that elephant. They released a new mobile ranking algorithm on April 21. Though some are referring to this as Mobilegeddon... Keep Reading: Is Your Site Mobile Friendly?
At FirstTracks our goal is to make our clients lives easier so they can focus on the most important parts of their business. Recently, our client, Curly Girl Design, was spending too much time keeping track of potential clients and where they were in... Keep Reading: Manage Your Prospects Smarter Using Streak CRM with MailChimp & Gmail
As December winds down and we get closer to Christmas and the new year, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on what was another exciting, challenging, and interesting year. We continued to grow as a team, had a few fun group outings, and enjoyed... Keep Reading: FirstTracks Marketing: A Look Back at 2014 and Ahead to 2015
Through the years, we’ve worked with plenty of online payment processing gateways for our clients’ e-commerce stores, subscription sites, or event tickets. What most people don’t realize is that integrating a website with a good... Keep Reading: Our Top Pick for Online Payment Processing
So where's the EASY shopping now? It's online and it's booming. According to a recent Goldman Sach's report, eCommerce sales will grow in excess of 17 percent annually for the next three years. What's a business to do? Keep Reading: How to Make eCommerce Easy for Your Customers
As FirstTracks Marketing continues to grow along with our diverse grouping of ecommerce clients I thought it would be fun this morning to take a step back and put some numbers to what we have accomplished with the platforms we have built for our... Keep Reading: FirstTracks Marketing WooCommerce Client Websites Are Crushing It!
Big announcement this week “Staples to Close 225 Stores”. Lots of hand wringing about jobs, economic indicators and a changing business landscape. Ron Sargent, CEO, spoke about “reinventing” Staples. Nice to see a business... Keep Reading: Making Ecommerce Easy. A Look at Staples
You need website help, but who do you call? How do you know you’re speaking to the real deal? Lately, it seems like we’ve been doing a lot of WordPress janitorial work (cleaning up other developer’s messes!). Hiring a website... Keep Reading: 5 Keys to Knowing Your WordPress Website Developer Knows Their Stuff