7 Easy Steps To Start Your Online Store With WordPress

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If you really want to learn and curious to know how to start a online store online using WordPress. I promise, it’s a lot easier than you might think! Before you can begin building your online store, start collecting products and adding them to your product list. We suggest using self-hosted WordPress.

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Easy Steps To Start Your Online Store With WordPress Selling goods from an offline is not always feasible especially at this age where online shopping has become more prevalent. Considering that the 27 percent of total active websites runs on WordPress. There’s numerous benefits of this – WordPress is easy to use and free with ton of free information for novice users to get up and running online in a matter of minutes. If you’re thinking how to start an online store you need to read this guide. You can hire Sanfrancisco Wordpress developer expert to do this for you in less time. But if you really want to learn and curious to know how to start a online store online using WordPress. I promise it’s a lot easier than you might think Before you can begin building your online store start collecting products and adding them to your product list. We suggest using self-hosted WordPress.

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1. Catchy Domain Name Your domain name is the path way how your customers find your website. An easy domain name will it be easy for them to remember your website and also for Google to use your domain to identify what your site sell Remember these things: 1. Do keyword research. This will be helpful for ranking on Google. 2. Keep your domain short to minimize mistypes by customers. 3. Avoid hyphenated domain names. Your customers will forget the hyphen. 2. Add SSL for Security As you are creating an online store it is compulsory to have an SSL certificate. It is a secure link between your server and the customer’s browser which is reflected in your URL as “https://” and also display a green lock symbol too. Fortunately SSL is also easy to set up with Bluehost or GoDaddy as both the hosts offer it as a premium add-on during checkout. 3. Nail Down Your Business Plan When you are planning to start an online store with WordPress you need to create a comprehensive business plan for your company that lays out exactly how you envision:  selecting products to sell  acquiring inventory  creating your website  marketing your website  growing your market share  remaining compliant with legal requirements  handling taxes and other operating costs. 4. Set up WooCommerce WordPress provide a powerful foundation for your site. With WooCommerce you can transforms your WordPress site into an e-commerce powerhouse – and the base package is free. Even without taking premium plugins you can implement the best elements of e- commerce design on all of your most important pages.

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5. Select User-friendly Design The main ingredient of WordPress is its beautiful and aesthetic web design options available through the versatile collection of themes. There are variety of free themes available to many of them offering e-commerce support. Your theme selection decides the entire layout and feel of your site. Searching a great theme that invites browsers to become buyers is worth taking a little extra time. But for more options and control over the design you have to choose the premium theme or you can hire creative WordPress website design company for the job. 6. Freshdesk Freshdesk enable you to create searchable knowledge bases where customers can help themselves. And if they need to contact you Freshdesk’s ticketing system assist you to keep customer requests organized and helps your customer feel like their questions are being attended to. 7. Start Promoting Once you activated you website and finished the required settings all you need is to start promoting your website. You can promote your fancy products on social media platforms or can get organic search through search engines or start sending the short email newsletter to your subscribers. You can even build a small email list to sell your fancy products. As your business grows you can figure out marketing strategies to expand your business.

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