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What Not to Do When You’re Suddenly Successful

What Not to Do When You’re Suddenly Successful

What Not to Do When You're Suddenly Successful Sudden success comes in many forms, especially in commerce.

Your store could have just experienced its first massive flash sale or maybe you were featured on Shark Tank. Often, it means receiving a major round of funding or finding yourself smack dab in the center of a genuine news event.

Whatever the shape ... the experience is utterly intoxicating. So, what could possibly go wrong?

Turns out, a lot. Just ask Shark Tank’s Daymond John:

“Success can ruin a business if you let your success affect your mindset.”

As intoxicating as all your sudden success might be, getting drunk on it can spell disaster. That’s why I’ve put together this list of exactly what not to do when you find yourself suddenly successful … direct from some of the most wildly successful names in business.

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Wholesale Ecommerce Websites: Insights from 50 Merchants & Marketers on B2B

Wholesale Ecommerce Websites: Insights from 50 Merchants & Marketers on B2B

Wholesale Ecommerce Websites: Insights from 50 Merchants & Marketers on B2B

The words ultimate, definitive, and comprehensive get thrown around a lot online. 

In fact, we’re hesitant to use those words about today’s post. 

And so, we won’t … at least, not in the headline. 

However, if you’ve thought at all about B2B or wholesale ecommerce — or, if you’ve already launched a wholesale channel and aren’t getting the results you hoped for — then this post is one of the few that might just live up … 

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9 Ecommerce Conversion Optimization Tactics That'll Earn You Bags of Money

9 Ecommerce Conversion Optimization Tactics That'll Earn You Bags of Money

Pop-quiz!

You want your site to earn more money, so what do you do?

A.) Drop money on ads to drive more traffic
B.) Discount your products and run another sale, hoping volume will outweigh the decay in your profit margins
C.) Research how visitors use your site and make multiple, minor improvements to earn incremental gains that will have a massive impact on your bottom line 

 

William Harris of Dollar Hobbyz, a leading online hobby goods website, shares how he chose option C to improve site-wide conversion rates by over 15%, translating to several thousands of dollars per week. 

Or as he puts it, "Traffic is down, conversions are up, revenue is up = boss is happy."

 

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