It’s time to start up your own business. If this is your first ecommerce experience, you’re no doubt feeling pretty excited. You’re also probably a little overwhelmed. If you’ve never had an online store before, it can be a fairly daunting endeavor. It’s one thing to say “I’m going to sell ‘x’ online, I’m going to sell to ‘x’ people, and this is how I’m going to do it.” You always see these startup businesses who make it big on their first try. Someone sitting at home selling who-knows-what, and making thousands of dollars. It’s almost become the ‘new’ American dream.
Then you try it out for yourself and realize it’s something else entirely to actually do it, let alone even get started. That’s why we’ve put together these tips for starting up your first ecommerce site. Hopefully this advice will be enough to get your businesses off the ground, and put you in a comfortable place running your ecommerce site.