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Should I Use an Open Source Ecommerce Cart?
Ecommerce

Should I Use an Open Source Ecommerce Cart?

Choosing an ecommerce shopping cart comes down to these three features and functions.
Brian Hughes
Shopping Cart Throw-down: Which Ecommerce Platform Reigns Supreme?
Ecommerce

Shopping Cart Throw-down: Which Ecommerce Platform Reigns Supreme?

Shopify? Or BigCommerce? An Entrepreneur contributor has a 'clear winner' here.
Sujan Patel
How a New, Mobile-Friendly Website Gave a Fitness Company a Boost in Profits
Business Optimization

How a New, Mobile-Friendly Website Gave a Fitness Company a Boost in Profits

Fitlosophy's increased 65 percent in six months, thanks to Shopify's e-commerce platform.
Dissecting a Fad: How the Slinky, Mr. Potato Head and Pet Rock Became Crazy Popular
Marketing Bootcamp

Dissecting a Fad: How the Slinky, Mr. Potato Head and Pet Rock Became Crazy Popular

These iconic toys were conceived of by individual inventors and subsequently adored by kids everywhere.
Catherine Clifford
The Founders of These 6 Startups Just Won a Trip to Hang With Richard Branson on His Private Island
Ready To Launch

The Founders of These 6 Startups Just Won a Trip to Hang With Richard Branson on His Private Island

The winners of Shopify's Build a Business contest will also be joined by Shark Tank's Daymond John, Seth Godin and Tim Ferris.
Laura Entis
Hootsuite Says It Could Go Public Sooner After Shopify's IPO Success
IPO

Hootsuite Says It Could Go Public Sooner After Shopify's IPO Success

A raft of other promising technology compatriots could quickly join them in a revival of public capital-raising.
5 Businesses on the Brink of an IPO
IPO

5 Businesses on the Brink of an IPO

On the heels of last week's splashy stock-market debuts of Etsy, Party City and Virtu, here's who could be next.
Geoff Weiss
How to Make Your First Ecommerce Sale (Infographic)
Ecommerce

How to Make Your First Ecommerce Sale (Infographic)

From concept to launch, here's an easy, step-by-step guide.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Technology

How Bitcoin Is Fueling a New Payments Battlefield

The traditional payments industry is headed for an upheaval as more small businesses begin accepting Bitcoin and more payment startups rise to meet the growing demand.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Major Retail Predictions for 2014
Growth Strategies

3 Major Retail Predictions for 2014

One industry insider offers his top insights on the retail industry for the New Year.
Ameen Khwaja
Ecommerce Basics: 10 Questions to Ask When Creating an Online Store
Technology

Ecommerce Basics: 10 Questions to Ask When Creating an Online Store

A quick guide to selling goods on the internet, from promoting your site and products to handling payments and returns.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Shopify Became the Go-To Ecommerce Platform for Startups
Shopify

How Shopify Became the Go-To Ecommerce Platform for Startups

Dissatisfied with options for online storefronts, a snowboard seller and his friend built one themselves. Now thousands of other businesses use their customizable store builder.
Katherine Duncan
How Angry Birds Set Up Its Online Store with Shopify
Shopify

How Angry Birds Set Up Its Online Store with Shopify

How digital commerce platform Shopify helped Angry Birds creator Rovio Mobile spread its wings into licensed merchandise sales.
Jason Ankeny