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The Complete List of Emails That Every Ecommerce Business Needs to Send

Posted by GearLaunch on Jun 15, 2020 1:00:00 PM

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The last thing consumers want in their inbox is more spam. Sending the wrong email will nearly always guarantee your business a permanent place in your customer’s spam folder or even the dreaded "unsubscribe." Sending the right email, on the other hand, can result in more site traffic and more sales. While it’s important to create a good email it’s also important to meet customer expectations. 

Here's a complete list of emails that every ecommerce business needs to send along with a few best practices.

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Topics: Guides, Marketing

How to Find and Design Popular Print on Demand Products

Posted by GearLaunch on Jun 2, 2020 11:17:00 AM

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You have awesome design ideas and want to start selling products online, but maybe you aren’t sure where to start. One of the biggest benefits of a print-on-demand business is the minimal risk involved because you don't have to stock inventory. 

You may be asking yourself: “How do I get started? How do I find the tools and directions I need?”

The tools you need are all right here on GearLaunch — customer service, product sourcing, and fulfillment. These are three of the biggest pain points when running an ecommerce business and GearLaunch takes care of all three of them for you so you can focus on growing your company and building your brand.

When you are just getting started, you’ll need to know where to find inspiration, how to design for your audience, what products to sell, and what to do if you aren’t a designer and need to hire a freelancer to make your ideas come to life! 

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Topics: Insider, Tips and Tactics

4 Copyright and Trademark Guidelines For Your eCommerce Business

Posted by GearLaunch on May 19, 2020 10:27:26 AM

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Disclaimer: Although we are knowledgeable on certain legal aspects of an ecommerce business, we are not lawyers. This information is intended to inform and keep you aware of general guidelines. If you have any questions outside of the scope of this article, we recommend doing additional research on your specific concerns or consulting a lawyer for more information.

When you start designing for your ecommerce business, you need to be aware of copyright and trademark rules and guidelines. Copyright and trademark infringement can lead to hefty fines, penalties, and losing profits. GearLaunch takes design theft and IP (Intellectual Property) claims seriously. We hope that through education, we can help prevent problems your store may otherwise face. In addition, we remove stolen designs and shut down stores within our platform when necessary.

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Topics: Guides, Design

10 Easy Steps to Design the Perfect T-Shirt

Posted by GearLaunch on May 7, 2020 11:23:24 AM

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Coming up with the perfect t-shirt design is guaranteed to maximize your profit as a seller on GearLaunch. First, it's important to think about your target market. What are their traits, likes, or interests? Once you've familiarized yourself with your target market, it's time to start designing. It's always best to develop your own signature style and always remember to keep it simple!

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Topics: Guides, Design

How to Price Your Products

Posted by GearLaunch on Jul 17, 2019 8:00:00 AM

A guide for ecommerce retailers

Pricing is one of the hottest topics among new sellers and many struggle to find the right strategy for their business. It’s important to learn the key elements of pricing before you get started and continue testing and learning what works best for your customers. 

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Topics: Guides, infographic

How To Be The Lifestyle Entrepreneur Of Your Dreams!

Posted by GearLaunch on Nov 16, 2018 2:09:04 PM

More and more, today's workforce is looking for balance in their life. Gone (or going) are the days of the "9-5 grind". Today, more and more people are looking for ways to empower themselves professionally and financially. The 'side hustle', gig economy, free lancing, and life-work balance are staples in today's younger workforce.

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Topics: Tips and Tactics, Inspiration, Features, Entrepreneurship, Direct to Garment, Print-on-Demand

5 Key Elements of a Good Pricing Strategy

Posted by GearLaunch on May 16, 2018 9:00:00 AM

A common approach ecommerce businesses make when pricing their products is relying solely on numbers set by competitors. It’s a strategy that may work for some, but it’s a missed opportunity for most. By disregarding the fundamentals of pricing, business owners are likely not asking for the amount customers are actually willing to pay.

It's a common mistake you can easily avoid. 

The following is a breakdown of the 5 key elements you need to consider to strategically price products for maximum profitability.

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Topics: Tips and Tactics

4 Reasons Why Customer Service matters

Posted by GearLaunch on Jan 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Today's customers expect more out of brands than ever before. With chat service a click away, phone support available at all hours, and web support in multiple languages, businesses are willing to do anything for their customers.

But why? 

Customers are the lifeblood of a business, and keeping them happy is the difference between closing shops and staying competitive. That's where customer service comes in. 

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Topics: Customer service

Getting Started with GearLaunch

Posted by GearLaunch on Jan 5, 2017 1:27:00 AM
As an online merchant, you understand the hassles of ecommerce can be costly and take up a lot of time. You often spend a great deal of time finding quality wholesalers, managing up-front expenses, forecasting production, handling fulfillment, providing customer service... and that’s only the start of the list. The logistics and financial responsibilities alone can quickly become overwhelming.
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Topics: Insider, Guides

How to Upsell Customers and Increase Customer Lifetime Value

Posted by GearLaunch on Dec 8, 2016 9:14:00 AM
In the world of eCommerce, how do you make more money? Do you focus on acquiring new customers or retaining old ones? As a small business owner, increasing the average customer lifetime value and order units is one of the smartest decisions you'll ever make. 
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Topics: Insider, Guides, Features

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