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Is Redesigning Your Mobile App A Bad Idea?

Is Redesigning Your Mobile App A Bad Idea? Is Redesigning Your Mobile App A Bad Idea? Suzanne Scacca 2020-07-14T11:00:00+00:00 2020-07-20T01:08:02+00:00 I’m all for updating and upgrading mobile apps. I think if you’re not constantly looking at ways to improve the user experience, it’s just too easy to fall behind. That said, a redesign should be […]

Smashing Podcast Episode 20 With Marcy Sutton: What Is Gatsby?

Smashing Podcast Episode 20 With Marcy Sutton: What Is Gatsby? Smashing Podcast Episode 20 With Marcy Sutton: What Is Gatsby? Drew McLellan 2020-07-14T05:00:00+00:00 2020-07-27T01:35:24+00:00 Today, we’re talking about Gatsby. What is it and how does it fit into your web development stack? Drew McLellan talks to expert Marcy Sutton to find out. Show Notes Gatsby […]

13 Free Themes for Publishing on Ghost

Ghost is an open-source publishing platform. Started as a Kickstarter campaign by a former developer with WordPress, Ghost offers simple content management and built-in features for search engine optimization and email newsletters. Ghost can turn a subscriber list into a member site, run subscription payments with Stripe, and integrate with hundreds of other tools. Ghost […]

Crowdfunding Web Platform Features With Open Prioritization

Crowdfunding Web Platform Features With Open Prioritization Crowdfunding Web Platform Features With Open Prioritization Rachel Andrew 2020-07-13T13:00:00+00:00 2020-07-13T23:34:39+00:00 In my last post, I described some interesting CSS features — some of which are only available in one browser. Most web developers have some feature they wish was more widely available, or that was available at […]

USPS Woes Could Impact Ecommerce SMBs

The United States Postal Service reported a $4.5 billion loss in the fiscal 2020 second quarter, which ended on March 31. Democratic members of Congress have proposed investing $25 billion to help the USPS. Whatever happens to the agency will likely impact small and mid-sized ecommerce companies. The USPS has generated losses for years. While […]

Entrepreneur Sells the Most Competitive Product on Amazon, and Thrives

What’s the most competitive product on Amazon? Smartphone cases. What does Matt Altschul’s company, Smartish, sell? Smartphone cases. And it thrives. “To even think about competing in a space like phone cases,” he told me, “you have to use every one of Amazon’s marketing tools simultaneously — advertising, coupons, deals of the day, lightning deals, […]

A Book Release For Click! And A Chance To Rethink Our Routines

A Book Release For Click! And A Chance To Rethink Our Routines A Book Release For Click! And A Chance To Rethink Our Routines Ari Stiles 2020-07-10T10:30:00+00:00 2020-07-10T23:34:19+00:00 Paul Boag has written three books in the Smashing Library, and Click! How to Encourage Clicks Without Shady Tricks is just the most recent one. Paul wrote […]

CSS Transitions In Vuejs And Nuxtjs

CSS Transitions In Vuejs And Nuxtjs CSS Transitions In Vuejs And Nuxtjs Timi Omoyeni 2020-07-10T09:00:00+00:00 2020-07-11T23:35:44+00:00 Transitions are a module of CSS that lets you create gradual transitions between the values of specific CSS properties. The behavior of these transitions can be controlled by specifying their timing function, duration, and other attributes. Using these transitions […]

3 Ways to Scale Ecommerce with Data

Scaling an ecommerce business requires insights into the market, consumers, and products. In this post, I’ll address each aspect and how data can help. The Market An understanding of selling platforms, consumer trends, and competition is critical. For platforms, can you expand your products and brand by selling on marketplaces such as Amazon, Walmart, or […]

Removing Panic From E-Commerce Shipping And Inventory Alerts

Removing Panic From E-Commerce Shipping And Inventory Alerts Removing Panic From E-Commerce Shipping And Inventory Alerts Suzanne Scacca 2020-07-09T11:00:00+00:00 2020-07-12T23:34:55+00:00 When it comes to displaying shipping and inventory alerts on an e-commerce website, you have to be very careful about inciting panic in your shoppers. “Item is out of stock.” “Expect shipping delays.” “Page does […]