What are your top business goals? Grow revenues? Build brand recognition? Boost conversions? Reduce expenses? A well maintained website will help achieve these. Add a line item to your business plan saying, “Maintain the website on a regular basis,” to keep your business performing at its best and reach your goals. What does website
The Customer Acquisition Cost equation includes the cost of attracting visitors to your website. You attract customers by investing in advertising, marketing, emails, direct mails, promotions, and incentives. But attracting is only half the story. The goal is to convert a website visit into a purchase or lead, and that happens when visitors have
PHP isn’t a sexy thing to talk about, but it sure is important. It keeps your website running fast and secure. Most website are built using PHP. This includes WordPress and Zen Cart. If you want your website to run flawlessly, updating to the PHP 7.4 is required. What is PHP? PHP is software
What will your business look like six months or a year from now? Unless you plan for success, it will probably not look much different. In fact, it will likely take a turn for the worse. Why? Your competitors are planning for success. New businesses are planning for success. Top Four Areas to Plan
The USPS Shipping Module for Zen Cart has been updated. The current version is 2020-09-24 K11. If you are using the USPS Shipping Module with your Zen Cart, it's time to do the upgrade. This new version has a significant number of updates. The new version: Uses secure API endpoints. Corrects missing constant warning.
What is PHP? PHP is a server-side software language used in most websites, including WordPress and Zen Cart. Like all software, it is continually updated, fixed and improved. Why Should I Upgrade? Security - older versions are no longer receiving security patches. If you are not using PHP 7, your site is at risk.
Zen Cart 1.5.6 Released The Zen Cart development team has released version 1.5.6 The most notable improvements and bugfixes in v1.5.6 since v1.5.5 include: Core - Updated dozens of files for compatibility with PHP 7.2 and also 7.3 Admin - Sales-Report graphs on Admin dashboard Checkout - customer confirmation emails now include customer
The Zen Cart development team has released version 1.5.5f Zen Cart 1.5.5f Released, what's different? - Checkout - As a help to people getting PayPal TLS notifications, the CURL Testing tool now reports compatibility with tlstest.paypal.com. - Checkout - Square Payments support is now built-in. Start taking credit card payments in just 5 minutes! See
One of the best things about a website is it's never 'done'. This means it's never perfect and you are always making it better, faster and safer. Some of this is directed solely at your customer. Faster loading pages, better quality images and easier checkout are a few. A website needs maintenance too. This
Authorize.Net announced an upcoming change to their network. You can read the announcement here. The obvious questions are does this affect me and do I need to do anything. If you do not use Authorize.Net than you do not need to do anything. Stop reading and go about your day. If you do use Authorize.Net, keep reading.