Tag: shopping cart

  • Panda Power

    Panda Power

    Now that Panda has started to affect sales we are hearing more questions from webmasters…. Problems with loss of rank, sales and traffic from Google are now pretty clear and present for Zen Cart owners. I wanted to take a quick look at what to do to begin to restore your site’s rank, traffic and sales.

  • A Hard Look at Website Usability

    Usability is the things within your website that make using it, navigating it and ultimately enjoying it better for your shoppers. These items are things that people need, expect and are accustomed to.

  • Upgrade, Redesign or Both?

    The new release of Zen Cart (1.3.9b) has many customers asking about upgrading their carts. While I have decidedly positioned myself on the side of “safe” and we are not currently doing upgrades to 1.3.9b, we are looking to announce our new store development package for Zen Cart 1.3.9b in the next few days

  • Ecommerce Deal Breakers Unveiled

    So what is a deal breaker? Simple, these are the things in your cart that shoppers fret about, thus causing them not to make a purchase. So while every shopping cart, product and websites is different, there are some very common factors which cause your shoppers to leave. Let’s address them and some of the solutions you can use to set your shopper’s minds at ease.

  • Handling Deleted and Out of Stock Products

    The original question from the poster was “I’ve deleted products. How do I redirect customers to new ones? or to search instead? ” This is a great question and deserving of some thought.