Ecommerce Research and Automation Resources
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Ecommerce Trends and Automation Hacks 2023
What experts are saying merchants need to be aware of this holiday season and how ecommerce automation can help you maximize growth potential, save time, and reduce costs.
Webgility vs. Synder
Review a complete breakdown of what sellers get from Webgility's automation versus another provider. Compare prices, features, integrations, and more. Choose the best automation solution for your business.
Webgility vs. A2X
A complete breakdown of what sellers get from Webgility's automation versus another provider. Compare key features, integrations, and more. Choose the best automation solution for your business.
Sell With Amazon to Increase Revenue and Expand Your Online Reach
Independent Amazon sellers averaged $200,000 in sales in 2021, according to a 2021 SMB report. Other sources say 55% of Amazon sellers pull in more than $5,000 per month, while 16% hit the $10,000 mark. Become a seller and take advantage of new seller $50,000 in perks and incentives.
In-House Inventory Management Techniques and Trends 2023
Webgility commissioned Pollfish in February 2023 to survey 800 online sellers ages 18 and up in the US, the UK, Australia, and Canada about their most common inventory management challenges and the state of the ecommerce inventory today.
QuickBooks Ecommerce Features
Webgility's new guide helps users unlock QuickBooks' powerful ecommerce functionality to optimize and automate business operations—so they can focus on driving growth.
Variants, Attributes, and SKUs—Oh my!
In ecommerce, the concept of variants and SKUs sounds simple enough. But once you go multichannel, things get pretty complicated. Because accounting, marketplaces, and stores all handle inventory naming differently, offering a complex catalog online can be risky business. Here’s how to find your way out of the confusion.
3 Fixes to make before the fall
If memory serves, last year’s holiday data debacle, inventory chaos, and accounting errors left you twitching from stress and vowing to clean up your workflows in 2017. Well, now’s the time to lay the groundwork for an upcoming holiday season filled with both peace and profits.
How to Prep for the Holiday Storm
Most online retailers are never fully ready for holiday sales. In fact, most sellers just guess at the season's projections. It's no wonder that, although online retail continues to grow at an exponential rate, significant profit margins continue to elude independent sellers. Why? Because without the right tools, selling on multiple channels is a losing game.
The Accountant's Guide To Advising Ecommerce Clients
This guide contains real-life testimonies from CPAs who work with ecommerce clients on a regular basis, grew that part of their practices, met and continue to meet the challenges associated with this business sector, and shared their best practices and reasons for serving this client base.
The Essential Ecommerce Tech Stack
Take it from our CEO, you need not suffer in silence with app fatigue and endless data entry. In this guide, he reveals 4 important tools for running your online business in a way that is simple and scalable—and one that you cannot grow without.
The Hidden Costs of Omni-Channel
One of the biggest challenges of being a small, independent retailer is that you have all of the challenges of big retailers, but none of the resources they have to tackle those challenges. Omni-channel – the act of serving customers holistically across multiple touch points – is no different. Learn about the hidden costs of omni-channel – and how to avoid them.
Email Marketing Made Easy
Simple ways to reach—and keep—ecommerce customers who are ready to buy. In this overview, we cover the three key stages of email marketing to ecommerce customers—acquisition, conversion, and retention.
Multichannel Management in 3 Easy Steps
Every year, online retailers feel more pressure to become "omnichannel" and sell products via any device in any location. But for many ecommerce companies, omnichannel is an aspirational goal that requires them to build a functioning business structure around a basic multichannel model—easier said than done. Or is it?
How to Increase Sales on Amazon
With millions of products available on Amazon, it can be challenging for online sellers to stand out, attract customers, and increase sales. So we ran the numbers and found 10 ways to increase sales on the world’s biggest online marketplace.
In-House Inventory Management Techniques and Trends 2023
A new survey from Webgility reveals the most common challenges among online business owners who manage inventory in-house — and the state of ecommerce inventory today.
Real-time accounting: Your new competitive edge
Webgility and Amazon are teaming up to show you how to simplify and streamline your accounting. Join us on December 7 at 10 AM (PST). Not an Amazon seller? No problem! Join a Q&A session to get your Amazon questions answered from the experts.
How the right funding option can kickstart holiday sales
Join Webgility CEO Parag Mamnani and Onramp Funds CEO Eric Youngstrom for an open forum to help online sellers understand how the right funding option can ramp up sales and turn big goals into bigger accomplishments.
How to scale without sacrificing profits
Every ecommerce milestone comes with some complications. Those might be more SKUs to manage, more inventory to count, more taxes to remit, and more fees to pay.
How to level up your product listings and increase confidence in your inventory
Explore simple ways to level up your product listings to sell. Plus, we’ll show you how to keep prices and inventory counts consistent. Gain a deeper understanding of your business, and increase your confidence in your inventory strategies.
Setting up Webgility for QuickBooks Enterprise: Part 1
With the explosive growth of ecommerce in recent years, it's no wonder why accounting professionals and business owners are using automation to save time and stay organized.
Setting up Webgility for QuickBooks Enterprise: Part 2
QuickBooks Enterprise is a must-have software for growing online businesses, but many accountants and retailers aren’t taking advantage of the time-saving benefits of ecommerce automation.
U.S. sales tax concerns for small ecommerce businesses
Staying on top of economic nexus and sales tax laws can be a tall order for even the savviest ecommerce businesses and accounting professionals. It's even more so for smaller online retailers. Join Webgility's expert panel as they break down constantly changing legislation.