Category Bigcommerce News

We’re switching from FTP to Secure WebDAV soon — here’s why

Back in July 2012, we introduced that we'd be switching from the FTP protocol to Secure WebDAV for transferring files to Bigcommerce stores. We didn't do a superb job explaining the reasons for the switch, and for that we apologize.Basically, it means that you will be capable of upload images, video...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news Product news

Tags : Security

Dated : 2021-02-02 00:52:36

The BigCommerce Partner Philosophy

Earlier this month, Shopify introduced a chain of changes to its partner terms of service – adjustments that dictate the manner in which their companions share data with Shopify and advise their merchants. These changes have sparked uncertainty in the ecommerce platform surroundings, with many par...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-30 11:52:36

Your Brand’s Guide to Facebook Marketplace: A New Channel For Growth

Imagine settling into your couch after a day at work and flipping in your TV — only to realize that it only shows one channel.You'd be puzzled, aggravated, and disenchanted.People reply better when they have alternatives, and it's even better when those options align with things that they already ...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-30 03:52:36

Register for the Bigcommerce #SXSMB Garden Party

Heading to Austin for SXSW this year?Join us Friday, March 7, for a high-tech garden party. We'll be celebrating Garden Genie, winners of the Global Startup Battle E-trade Circle, at Startup Oasis on 6th St.Get free food, free drinks, free swag and possibly free advice from a unique guest who got Am...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news Ecommerce news

Tags : Global startup battle

Dated : 2021-01-28 23:52:36

How BigCommerce Customers Capitalized on $94 Billion in Online Holiday Revenue

Holiday sales are projected to increase 3. 3% across the board this year in the U. S. For online revenue in particular, eMarketer predicts a 17. 2% augment from 2015 sales.That 17. 2% augment will account for $94. 71 billion in ecommerce earnings, totaling 10. 7% of all break retail sales. This is t...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news How to sell online Product news

Tags : Omni-channel Omnichannel

Dated : 2021-01-27 04:52:36

Announcing New Tools to Help BigCommerce Merchants Advertise and Sell More on Facebook

More than one billion people sign on to Facebook every month, and today, BigCommerce is making it easier for retailers to more without difficulty reach people and sell more online.BigCommerce is launching:Facebook Pixel Installation: Easier Facebook pixel setting up that doesn't require developer wo...Read More

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Tags : Facebook

Dated : 2021-01-27 01:52:36

New Features & Improvements – Automatic Product Review Reminder Emails, Quick View, Preview Mode, New Integrations and More

Every few weeks we unlock new features and enhancements to your BigCommerce store. Here are some of the more interesting improvements that have rolled out recently or that may appear in your store over the arrival week.Quick View allows your shoppers to simply and easily get a more specific look at ...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news Ecommerce technology Product news

Tags : Product reviews

Dated : 2021-01-26 00:52:36

More speed, more sales — your store is now powered by the Bigcommerce CDN

Our engineering team has been operating hard in the heritage for the previous few months to launch our Content Delivery Network (CDN for short), and as of last week the rollout of the Bigcommerce CDN is comprehensive. What is a Content Delivery Network?A CDN helps your store load at lightning-fast ...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-25 22:52:36

Announcing Our 2020 Make it Big Ecommerce Conference

We're back — and bigger than ever.1. Proven fulfillment suggestions. Learn how to create, refine and expand upon your ecommerce ideas to accelerate growth, stay competitive, and future-proof your enterprise in an ever-altering ecommerce landscape.Unlock unique access to detailed tips and approache...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-25 21:52:36

Introducing Our Chief Financial Officer, Robert Alvarez

Hello everyone,My name is Robert Alvarez and I'm the Chief Financial Officer here at BigCommerce. When I started, words couldn't explicit how excited I was to hitch such a talented team – one that I can already attest to sharing in Eddie and Mitch's relentless passion to construct a fantastic prod...Read More

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Tags : Hiring

Dated : 2021-01-25 00:52:36

Introducing the primary app store and development platform built only for commerce

Introducing the 1st app store and advancement platform built just for commerceIn this (rather long) blog post, I want to inform you the story that led to the creation of our new built-in app store and construction platform we're asserting today. If you'd rather hear less story and more details, j...Read More

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Tags : Api Apps

Dated : 2021-01-24 04:52:36

Automating Image Optimization: Akamai Image Manager Now Available for BigCommerce Merchants

If you're promoting online, you already know that after it comes to page load times — speed kills.In fact, just last week Google introduced a new rating set of rules for mobile search —dubbed the "Speed Update"— which will use mobile page load speeds as a rating factor.This implies that faster...Read More

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Tags : Photography Product photography

Dated : 2021-01-22 12:52:36

Grace and Lace Goes Into The Shark Tank

"Never in 1,000,000 years did I think I'd start this company," said Melissa Hinnant, founder of Grace and Lace. What began as a creative distraction has turned into an e-commerce sensation that may take center stage on ABC's Shark Tank tonight, Nov. 22, at 9 p. m. ET/8 p.m. CT. We don't know what's ...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news Ecommerce success stories How to sell online

Tags : Client spotlight Shark tank

Dated : 2021-01-21 11:52:36

BigCommerce Brings AMP to Ecommerce Sites Worldwide

BigCommerce has the primary native ecommerce integration for sped up mobile pages –– i. e. AMP.This integration simplifies category and product detail pages, getting better mobile site speed and click-through for online dealers."Mobile has become the primary shopping method for many online buyer...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-20 20:52:36

Ready, Set, Blog: Built-in blogging involves Bigcommerce

Ready, Set, Blog: Built-in running a blog comes to BigcommerceBlogging has become an absolute advertising must-do to drive traffic, enhance your SEO and credibility and, finally, increase your sales. In fact, we've found that Bigcommerce clients who blog bring in up to double the earnings of thes...Read More

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Tags : Blogging Content marketing

Dated : 2021-01-19 12:52:36

Shopping in Instagram Stories Now Available for BigCommerce Customers

Today, BigCommerce is proud to announce Shopping in Instagram Stories availability and support for all BigCommerce clients.If you are a BigCommerce customer and already using Shopping on Instagram, that you may now begin to use Shopping in Instagram Stories.Example of a Shopping story on InstagramIn...Read More

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Dated : 2021-01-19 11:52:36

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Our hearts go out to all of these in Houston and the Gulf Coast impacted by Hurricane Harvey and severe flooding in the area. It's clear that there could be many challenging months ahead for those on front lines of this remarkable storm. We're an Austin-based company that feels a private connection ...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news

Dated : 2021-01-18 17:52:36

Tell Your Innovation Story for a Chance to Win up to $20,000 in Cash + Prizes

Today, BigCommerce launches our 2nd annual Innovation Awards.These awards honor modern day most inventive online agents pushing the ecommerce industry ahead through visionary advancements that drive new growth possibilities and bring important customer reports above and beyond traditional online ret...Read More

Category : Bigcommerce news Small business tips & tricks

Tags : Innovation awards

Dated : 2021-01-18 14:52:36

Print USPS Shipping Labels in Bigcommerce

We regularly talk to our consumers to determine the biggest ecommerce pain points so we can build new features that allow you to prevail. One of the problem areas you tell us about over and all over again is delivery and achievement. It's complex, it's complicated, and lots of of you ought to depend...Read More

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Tags : Shipping

Dated : 2021-01-16 05:52:36