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Turn Holiday Shoppers into Repeat Customers

Repeat Customers Pulled by a Cartoon Magnet

The focus of the holiday season for retailers is customer acquisition. Getting those holiday numbers in during the biggest spending season of the year. But do you put any thought into what happens after the holidays? Specifically, customer retention! […]

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Miva Tutorial: How & Why To Use Content Sections

Using Miva Content Sections

If you’ve had your site done by Glendale Designs, then you’ll be making use of Miva’s ReadyTheme Content Sections. If you aren’t using them, then you absolutely should. We’re going to give you a brief overview of exactly what content sections are, and why you should be using them. […]

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Reinvigorate Your Digital Storefront

Reinvigorate Your Digital Storefront

Owning and operating an ecommerce store is still a pretty new experience, in a “History of the Internet” kind of way. The tech landscape changes so fast that in keeping up with the latest security features, payment methods, and compliance requirements, the customer experience can easily be left in the dust. It’s important to keep […]

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5 Ways to Get Your Store Holiday-Ready

Pile of wrapped gifts

The leaves are turning, the air is getting chilly, and everywhere you look, there’s pumpkin-spiced-everything. That can only mean one thing: Holiday Shopping Season is upon us. How much though have you put into your customer experience? […]

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MIVA TUTORIAL: A Miva Admin Customer Service Walkthrough

Miva Admin Customer Service Walkthrough

Most articles and tutorials will talk about how to Get The Sale. They often focus on things that need attention before a customer has made a purchase, and for good reason. That’s some important stuff, but getting the sale is really only half the battle. For sustainability and long-term success, you need to keep the […]

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Gift Options to Wow Your Shoppers

Holiday Gift Packaging Promotion

Holiday shopping season has already taken off, with consumers starting research, looking for reviews and ratings, and making their lists as early as October. However, with American Thanksgiving falling so late in November this year, Black Friday isn’t until November 29th, and Cyber Monday sales won’t kick off until December 2nd. According to CBSNews, upwards […]

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MIVA: How to Edit ReadyTheme Navigation Sets

Edit Miva ReadyTheme Navigation Sets

Skill Level: Beginner The navigation sets on your Miva site contain some important information for your visitors. Allowing browsers to quickly and easily find your terms of service, FAQ page, contact page, product categories and more make it more enjoyable to spend time on your website. Follow along to learn how to easily update your […]

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Increase Your Sales Without Slashing Prices

Increase Your Sales Without Slashing Prices

More often than not these days, customers want more for less. Bigger deals, better offers, and unwavering quality and service. Satisfying all these expectations is getting increasingly expensive for the average store owner. A well-placed sale can do wonders for short-term order volume, but they aren’t always sustainable. So how can you boost sales without […]

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