How to become an entrepreneur: 3 key factors (and 5 options) to successfully launch your online shop

Are you thinking about starting a business but you don’t know where to start? Would you like to become an entrepreneur and be your own boss? The idea of running your own online business is really attractive because of the freedom it offers, but don’t get the wrong idea that it’ll be a breeze: many businesses close down within the first year. And that’s why this post will attempt to explain everything you need to take into account if you want to become an entrepreneur and start your own business. Read it carefully – prevention is better than cure in these cases. ;)

7 techniques to increase your shop’s (qualified) traffic

Imagine that you open up a shop in your city’s downtown area. Since it’s your first time, you spend a lot of time (and money) on interior design, the shop window, the stock, and other hundreds of other things. You don’t want to miss a thing. Once you have everything just right, you open the doors – full of hope and excitement – and you wait at the door for the first customers to come in. But… After a few hours, nobody has come through the doors of your shop. You can see people passing by without even realizing your shop is there. As hard as it may sound, a business simply can’t survive like that. You may have the most beautiful shop around, but if you don’t have visitors, you won’t have sales. It’s that simple. The same goes for your online shop. No visitors, no sales. In this post, we’re explaining 7 techniques you can use to increase (qualified) visitors to your ecommerce and get more sales. Let’s see how it’s done.