Opinion

Why plugins fall short

The quickest route to linking a web store to a supplier is with an e-commerce plugin. They are installed into your store and usually need CSV data files from your supplier. Some have the ability to grab data from FTP, […]

Opinion

Make a GREAT Data Feed!

If you are a drop-shipper, you need a data feed. A Data Feed provides a catalog of products that merchants can import into their store. Maybe it’s a collection of kids toys with the SKU, title, description, price, and other […]

Opinion

Stores that I like

As a guy who automates web stores, I see a variety of different platforms. It’s like walking into a Starbucks and asking for “coffee.” It’s never just “coffee.” It’s frappy, frothy, mocha, mega, grande, and that’s before we get to […]