2019 Ecommerce Oddities

I haven’t written a post in a while, I apologize. I have been very busy working hard =) I am genuinely disturbed by some ecommerce trends… So I’m going to rant a bit and hopefully help others avoid problems and be successful. First up on my soapbox is “social proof”. I am so bothered by…

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Google Chrome Logging Customers Out

Zen Cart isn’t the only platform having these issues with Chrome. The issue isn’t with your Zen Cart, but rather with Chrome. Here is what happens when Chrome users, especially mobile users, are trying to shop on your Zen Cart but keep getting logged out. Symptom: User adds something to cart, tries to login, checkout…

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Mobile-First Indexing

So logging in to webmaster tools following an email from Google about Mobile-First Indexing on one of our sites, we found the following documentation. Mobile-first indexing enabled for https://mysite.com/ May 17, 2018 To owner of https://mysite.com/, This means that you may see more traffic in your logs from Googlebot Smartphone. You may also see that…

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