Top Online Marketplaces for International Ecommerce
Aug18

Top Online Marketplaces for International Ecommerce

Thinking about taking your business beyond U.S. borders? You’re already familiar with Amazon and eBay, but here’s a look at the top international marketplaces you should consider.

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6 Tips for Selling on Etsy
May26

6 Tips for Selling on Etsy

Buyers flock to Etsy for handcrafted, vintage and other unique items. If that’s what you sell, hit the ground running as an Etsy seller by following these steps to planning and opening your Etsy shop. 1.      Examine Etsy’s Quick-Start Checklist This guide provides step-by-step instructions for setting up, signing on and starting your shop. As you follow the rest of the tips described below, you’ll find yourself referring to this...

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Partner Profile: OpenSky
Jun05

Partner Profile: OpenSky

Partner Profile: OpenSky We’re excited to tell you about our integration with OpenSky. OpenSky is an online marketplace that has helped propel the growth of over 10K brands and online retailers, and it’s growing fast. On OpenSky, you can create a free store with unlimited product listings and they even give you tools to market and distribute your products on and off OpenSky. OpenSky has a special just for us! ShipWorks customers...

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Volusion Users, We’re Listening
May29

Volusion Users, We’re Listening

If your store is on the Volusion platform, you might be very happy to learn about our newest release. We heard you when you told us that you want to have ShipWorks download appropriate orders without the need for manual order status updates. We really do care about making shipping easier for you, so we improved our software. In the newest release of ShipWorks, Volusion stores have a setting that allows you to configure which order...

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7 tips to grow your eBay business (hint: they’re all free!)
Aug06

7 tips to grow your eBay business (hint: they’re all free!)

In honor of National Bargain Hunting Week, here are 7 tips from ShipWorks customers that have built successful businesses on eBay. From shipping software to shipping supplies, the best part is that these are all free! Maximize your title and description – Titles are powerful because they determine how your item will show up in search results. eBay allows 80 characters for the title, so make sure you use relevant keywords like the...

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Tips & Tricks: Installing the Magento Module on Your Server
Jul22

Tips & Tricks: Installing the Magento Module on Your Server

Are you installing Magento? Here’s what you need to know: After downloading and making any modifications to your ShipWorks3.php file, you’ll need to upload the file to your website. This is so ShipWorks can connect to the ShipWorks3.php file and download all your store’s information. To complete this step, you must know your FTP (File Transfer Protocol) credentials (FTP address, username, password, and your port number). Usually,...

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