Have you seen the series we’ve been writing on increasing average order value? Check it out, we added two new posts this week 🙂
New or Updated Plugins & Themes
- Paid Memberships Pro now offers an add-on to implement social login on your membership site.
Easy Digital Downloads released a for-developers plugin this week: Git Download Updater, which lets you update your downloadable files directly from GitHub or Bitbucket.
There are two new third party add-ons available for AffiliateWP: Advanced Statistics, which shows affiliates more detail about EDD referrals, and Product Affiliate Links, which shows EDD product referral links in the affiliate area.
Marketing & Conversions
September typically means it’s time for eCommerce stores to start preparing for the holiday shopping season. WooThemes and Practical Ecommerce have tips below to do so.
- WooThemes has tips to help you create a holiday gift guide to help shoppers out with recommendations.
You should start planning Cyber Monday sales, emails, and strategies now, according to Practical Ecommerce.
Hubspot has some strategies to help you reduce cart abandonment for increased conversions.
Here are several tips from Shopify on using scarcity and urgency to increase sales.
eCommerce Fuel has some strategies to use to make free shipping more profitable for your store.
Here are 10 tips to optimize Instagram for eCommerce from Practical Ecommerce.
If you’re getting started with Instagram, also check out this post from LemonStand on using Instagram as a sales funnel.
Thanks for stopping by, and enjoy your weekend!