Should You Start Selling Your Product Online?

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”default” admin_label=”Blog Post”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”default” admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”default” type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”c8b26833-da52-40db-b2b8-e56e4794349a” hover_enabled=”0″ sticky_enabled=”0″ header_font=”|700|||||||” content_last_edited=”off|desktop” content_tablet=”Recent events surrounding COVID-19 have provided e-commerce with a considerable boost. As a result, opening an online store has become incredibly appealing for many business owners who previously relied on in-person sales from stores, boutiques, and markets.

Still, successful e-commerce requires a significant commitment of time and effort, meaning that interested individuals need to be sure that the time is right
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Still, successful e-commerce requires a significant commitment of time and effort, meaning that interested individuals need to be sure that the time is right for them.” admin_label=”Intro Text”]

Recent events surrounding COVID-19 have provided e-commerce with a considerable boost. As a result, opening an online store has become incredibly appealing for many business owners who previously relied on in-person sales from stores, boutiques, and markets.

Still, successful e-commerce requires a significant commitment of time and effort, meaning that interested individuals need to be sure that the time is right for them.

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What Are Some Signs that You Should Open Your Own Online Store?

You Have Plateaued

One of the surest signs that it is time to open an online store is that sales have plateaued. Simply put, there is a limited number of potential customers that can be reached through offline operations, meaning that there is less and less benefit from pouring more and more resources into it. When that happens, interested individuals should look for further opportunities elsewhere, with e-commerce being an excellent source of such.

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You Want Features that Are Unavailable through Other Sales Channels

There are numerous sales channels/websites out there. Each one comes with a combination of features that makes it better-suited for certain circumstances than the others.

Sometimes, people want a particular feature that is included with online stores but not with the other sales channels that are available to them. One example might be increased ease in collecting information about customer behavior that can be used for refining marketing campaigns.

Another example might be lowering fees when compared with selling through websites such as Amazon and eBay. Whatever the case, if people are thinking about opening their own online store because of a feature, they need to make sure that it will be worthwhile rather than just a momentary fancy.[/et_pb_text][et_pb_video src=”https://youtu.be/Da-2h2B4faU” _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”default” hover_enabled=”0″ sticky_enabled=”0″ admin_label=”Video of Jessica rambling”][/et_pb_video][et_pb_button button_text=”Click Here” _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”default” hover_enabled=”0″ sticky_enabled=”0″][/et_pb_button][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section][et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ custom_padding_last_edited=”on|tablet” next_background_color=”#ffffff” _builder_version=”4.7.7″ use_background_color_gradient=”on” background_color_gradient_start=”#3a0ca3″ background_color_gradient_end=”#4895ef” background_color_gradient_direction=”145deg” background_color_gradient_overlays_image=”on” background_enable_image=”off” background_blend=”color” custom_padding_tablet=”|20px||20px|false|true” custom_padding_phone=”” bottom_divider_style=”waves2″ bottom_divider_style_tablet=”” bottom_divider_style_phone=”” bottom_divider_style_last_edited=”on|phone” bottom_divider_height_tablet=”” bottom_divider_height_phone=”38px” bottom_divider_height_last_edited=”on|phone” global_module=”237125″ admin_label=”Call to Action”][et_pb_row column_structure=”3_5,2_5″ custom_padding_last_edited=”on|phone” _builder_version=”4.7.7″ custom_padding=”0px|0px|50px|0px|false|false” custom_padding_tablet=”” custom_padding_phone=””][et_pb_column type=”3_5″ _builder_version=”4.4.0″][et_pb_text admin_label=”H1 Text” _builder_version=”4.7.7″ _module_preset=”ea0099a9-8790-434b-acb8-0f40162fd5af” text_text_color=”#fff” header_2_text_color=”#fff” width=”100%”]

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