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How a Server Fire Convinced AllProScience.com to Switch to Shopify Plus & Slash Costs By 50%

How a Server Fire Convinced AllProScience.com to Switch to Shopify Plus & Slash Costs By 50%

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What doesn't kill you only [FINISH THE CLICHE']...

That old saying may be true but what if the alternative to the crisis you're facing is just as scary or even scarier than the current one?

That's exactly how many ecommerce merchants who are dissatisfied with their platforms feel; the devil you know is better than the devil you don't, right?

It's why many reluctantly stay with an ecommerce platform that doesn't grow with them or meet their changing needs. But in this case study, one entrepreneur reveals how a server farm fire was actually a blessing in disguise...

The fire coaxed the entrepreneur to overcome her fears and replatform which slashed her costs in half- just like replatforming can do for you...

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How 55-Year-Old Crislu Doubled Sales & Reinvented Its Brand With Shopify Plus

How 55-Year-Old Crislu Doubled Sales & Reinvented Its Brand With Shopify Plus

An old company learns some new tricks.

It can hurt as badly as losing a dear friend...

But waking up one day and realizing the world has passed you and your business strategy by is something that can happen to the best of us; especially entrenched brands that have sold through traditional  brick and mortar stores for decades.

Reinventing yourself is hard, especially when you're in a hurry...

But that's exactly what a 55-year-old jewelry company did recently when it replatformed just in time for the holidays. Not only did the jeweler transform itself into a modern day ecommerce powerhouse, but sales spiked in ways the company hadn't previously imagined.

But beware, the team at Crislu has a stark warning for you and anyone else trying to reinvent themselves quickly...

 

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How Mvmt Watches Uses Social Selling to Shorten the Path to Purchase & Easily Earn New Customers

How Mvmt Watches Uses Social Selling to Shorten the Path to Purchase & Easily Earn New Customers

Social media isn't just a traffic source anymore.

A brand new source of revenue...

Interested?

It's right there in front of you but it may not be something you can easily see.

It's called social commerce and it's helping entrepreneurs earn sales from customers who otherwise might have never purchased. Not only is it a relatively new way of selling but it requires almost no additional work or expense.

Even better, you can be up and running and generating new sources of revenue outside of your traditional online store in a matter of minutes just like this well known watchmaker is doing right now...

 

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How Peepers Increased Conversions 30% by Customizing the Checkout Experience

How Peepers Increased Conversions 30% by Customizing the Checkout Experience

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It's a gut-twisting feeling we've all had at one time or another...

Flipping the switch and taking your site live for the first time or replatforming can be a stressful time laced with anxiety and doubt.

Now imagine the pressure that comes when you know Oprah is watching...

Yea, that Oprah!

That's exactly the spot an ecommerce eyeglass retailer found itself in recently after replatforming with Shopify Plus...

The results?

The company is revealing them here for the first time as well as the customized checkout experience that sent conversions through the roof and put a smile on Oprah's face...

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How Leesa is Disrupting the Mattress Industry by Shipping Beds in Boxes & Making Richard Branson Proud

How Leesa is Disrupting the Mattress Industry by Shipping Beds in Boxes & Making Richard Branson Proud

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It's a gamble that turned into $30 million...

Now combine a serial entrepreneur with an itch to shake up an entire industry with a once in a lifetime island encounter with Richard Branson and what do you get?

The answer is a springless mattress that rolls up, fits in a box, and is purchased online by people around the world who are tired of buying overpriced beds in stores where testing a mattress requires you to awkwardly lay down while a sales person gawks.

Oh, and this entrepreneur's key differentiator- the thing that sets his company apart from the pack and could be marketed to make even more money...

He's keeping it a secret.

Until now...

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How RIPT Apparel Turned $3,000 Into $4 Million Selling One T-Shirt At a Time

How RIPT Apparel Turned $3,000 Into $4 Million Selling One T-Shirt At a Time

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Remember your bachelor or bachelorette party?

While nights like those can be a bit hazy for many of us, the entrepreneur we're lucky enough to be learning from today remembers his all too well.

In fact, it turned into an ecommerce nightmare he'd rather forget.

But what started as a disaster, and founded with just $3,000, is now an ecommerce juggernaut that generates $4 million a year selling just one t-shirt at a time.

What's behind the success?

The founder is sharing the one key decision that changed everything, as well as what he learned from that botched bachelor party, so you can take your online store from rags to riches in a hurry...

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Revenues Spike After Showcase Integrates Their Proprietary Technology With Shopify Plus

Revenues Spike After Showcase Integrates Their Proprietary Technology With Shopify Plus

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You know the feeling...

The kind you get in your gut when you know you've fallen behind regarding technology.

Despite wanting to point a finger at someone, letting time pass us by is no one's fault but ours.

That's exactly the spot the entrepreneurs featured in today's post found themselves in when they woke up one day and realized they were really late to ecommerce.

Fortunately, they've been able to catch up extremely quickly and now they're revealing the tools they used to get ahead so you can make up lost ground as well...

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What Selling Bongs & Being Stubborn Can Teach You About Page Speed & Average Order Value

What Selling Bongs & Being Stubborn Can Teach You About Page Speed & Average Order Value

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We've all felt the sting of injustice...

But imagine trying to run a business that is maligned by a portion of the world and without being allowed to advertise in key locations.

That's entrepreneurial injustice, right?

Unfortunately,  it's reality for Sean Geng and the products he sells online. But Geng is the stubborn type and has identified several ways to reach consumers even with one hand tied behind his back.

Not only can Geng teach you how to create a better customer experience and boost conversions, but he also provides a blueprint for optimizing your site in ways that allow you to make money even from consumers who don't wind up purchasing from you....

 

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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 a UK Ecommerce Company Partnered With Shopify to Expand Internationally

How a UK Ecommerce Company Partnered With Shopify to Expand Internationally

Want to sell worldwide?

Remember your first web site?

Regardless of whether you're laughing, crying, or still using pieces of it today, you know how traumatic it can be switching platforms.

No one knows this better than black + blum, a London-based ecommerce company that designs and sells homeware products. Before the company replatformed with Shopify Plus,  the company went with an ecommerce provider that promised the moon but delivered much less.

Almost overnight, black + blum's sales were cut in half.

It could've been the end of a dream, not to mention the downfall of two really talented designers.

Today though, black + blum is thriving and wants to let you in on a secret it says can help you quickly begin selling your products globally...

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