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The Decision That Made Raging Mammoth Grow 1,300% in Just Six Months

The Decision That Made Raging Mammoth Grow 1,300% in Just Six Months

Drink. Drink. EUREKA!

It's Friday and you may not be planning to shotgun a beer after work but you can learn something from a pair of former frat boys who are...

The entrepreneurs being featured today nearly gave up on their dream of building a successful ecommerce business. They actually turned their backs, at least for a bit, on an invention that's now growing at a triple digit rate and may ultimately make these two young entrepreneurs multimillionaires.

But they recently made a HUGE decision that could make their beer shotgunning tool an even bigger seller than it already is.

It's a decision these founders are generously sharing here to help you grow your business...

 

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How a Little Sweat, Rebellion & Shopify Plus Helped EarthLED Reach $10 Million a Year

How a Little Sweat, Rebellion & Shopify Plus Helped EarthLED Reach $10 Million a Year

This story is illumiating

Drugs, sweat, mansions and $10 million dollars...

Wait, are we really talking about a lightbulb website? 

Mark Costigliola shares the story of taking his business from his parents shed and turning it into a $10 million per year business, and being named one of Inc's fastest growing companies.

EarthLED is forcing 100 year old competitors to take notice, and gives us a rare glimpse at the harsh, gritty reality of what it takes to be a disruptive force. 

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How Runkeeper Seamlessly Blends Ecommerce In-App to Reward Users

How Runkeeper Seamlessly Blends Ecommerce In-App to Reward Users

You want it? You've got to earn it.

When was your last shower?

Nope, not the soapy kind we're all hoping you took this morning before work!

I'm talking about the last time someone showered you with praise for a job well done?

If an example of a shower of praise doesn't instantly come to mind for you, you're not alone. Pats on the back are seeming in short supply these days as the world speeds up and becomes increasingly impersonal.

It doesn't have to be this way though.

Just imagine how it might feel if someone not only noticed the next time you knock it out of the park, but rewards you for it as well. Now imagine being recognized like this each and every time you kick a$$...

If you're shaking your head right now because there's no way your boss or others are going to suddenly begin showering you with praise, don't worry...

There's an app for that...

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Teach Your Email to Behave: Transactional Targeting After the Sale

Teach Your Email to Behave: Transactional Targeting After the Sale

Teach Your Email to Behave

Psst, hey, are you using transactional emails? 

Like, really using them? According to eConsultancy 80% of marketers are not and could really step up their email marketing game. Now, don't worry if you're not, I won't tell, but I want to help you get ahead.

This piece by Nick Winkler will examine four key areas you can start looking at in your transactional email strategy today that can help increase your ROI and drive more revenue per customer. 

If you like the piece, learned something new, or want to add something that's worked well for you, leave a comment and let's talk :-)

 

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Why Marshawn Lynch Chose Shopify Plus to Power His Flagship Store Two Days Before Retiring from the NFL

Why Marshawn Lynch Chose Shopify Plus to Power His Flagship Store Two Days Before Retiring from the NFL

Shopify Plus is in Beast Mode

It's not often one of the greatest running backs in the history of professional football calls you for help...

But two days before Marshawn Lynch, a future Hall of Famer, decided to call it quits in the NFL, he called Shopify for assistance. Lynch needed a partner he could rely on during life after football; a platform that could handle the rigors of selling in both the digital and physical worlds.

As we were helping Lynch kick off his new life, a funny thing happened...

We discovered a Lynch few others know.

It all started on a chilly Oakland morning where we found Lynch doing something special that can help make you just as successful in ecommerce as Lynch was on the field. It's a way of life Lynch calls Beast Mode...

 

 

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How a Headband Maker Is Using Ecommerce and Data to Understand Your Brain, and Make You Happier

How a Headband Maker Is Using Ecommerce and Data to Understand Your Brain, and Make You Happier

 Can this headband help you calm your mind?

Think about the last time you were stressed...

It's a horrible feeling that can manifest itself physically and result in medical problems that can prevent you from realizing your potential.

Imagine though if you could train yourself to recognize stress in its infancy and stop it in its tracks long before it ruins your day. How much happier and more productive would you be if you could immediately calm yourself the moment you begin to feel stress?

Well, it's possible thanks to some next generation technology that was originally created to magically turn beer taps on and off with nothing but your mind...

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Why CampusProtein.com Says Switching to Shopify Plus is "The Best Decision We Ever Made"

Why CampusProtein.com Says Switching to Shopify Plus is "The Best Decision We Ever Made"

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Wanna look better naked?

While that may not be the primary reason you're here it is one of the benefits of reading this post about a trio of entrepreneurs who saw a gap in a sector of the health and wellness market and set out to plug it.

Besides relying on technology that can grow with you, scaling a business nationwide presents inventory, logistics, and fulfillment challenges with which even seasoned operators can struggle. In this post we're delving into how an online supplements company managed to jump these hurdles while simultaneously offering same day delivery, a new line of products, and boosting conversion rates.

Don't forget, you'll also learn the secret to looking better naked....

 

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Why Selecting ERP Software Is Like Getting Married & How to Pick the Right One For You

Why Selecting ERP Software Is Like Getting Married & How to Pick the Right One For You

Let's get hitched!

WAIT...

Don't say "I do" just yet...

Especially if you're getting ready to tie the knot with ERP software you'll spend much of the rest of your ecommerce life with.

Choosing the right partner is a costly decision you're going to have to live with for a long time. It's a big decision with risks and rewards that can determine whether your marriage to ERP ends in bliss or a messy divorce.

To be sure you select the right ERP partner, we're breaking down the decision making process for you, identifying one big problem with ecommerce and ERP, and providing you six items to consider before taking the plunge...

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How to Block the Ad Blockers & Whether You Should

How to Block the Ad Blockers & Whether You Should

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Hey there, 

What happens when a large portion of your target audience is blocking the ads you wish to serve them?

Tools now exist that allow you to circumvent ad blocking technology and serve your ads anyway, but should you do it?

The choice you're faced with is a tricky one.

  • Respect the wishes of those determined to block your ads or
  • Punch through the ad blockers and advertise as you always have...

This article takes an in-depth look at the topic and will help you determine a way forward that's beneficial for you and your target audience. 

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How to Master Cross-Device Ad Targeting

How to Master Cross-Device Ad Targeting

Your advertising must touch prospects and customers across devices and applications if you want to increase conversions and reduce acquisition costs.

Cross-device targeting is a must despite the technical hurdles you'll need to navigate to track and target users with precision.

Combine these obstacles with evolution in the path to purchase and the dying cookie, and successful cross-device targeting may seem next to impossible. 

Or  is it? 

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