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[Infographic] How To Make Your First E-Commerce Sale


So you’ve set up your first e-commerce site and are all ready to begin selling. Congratulations! But having a mere online platform doesn’t guarantee that people can find your business online such that they would buy anything from you. And if you haven’t thought about this, shame on you.

How do you, for example, leverage on social media such that people will start talking about you? Have you considered search engine marketing, to make sure your business lists prominently on the interwebs? Maybe you’d like to consider content marketing, which helps drive interactions and conversations around your brand? There are myriad other ways.

But if you’ve not considered all these, this may help – here’s an infographic by Shopify that explores the various ways you can promote your e-commerce business so as to make that first sale.

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Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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