William Harris

William Harris

William Harris is leading content at Sellbrite and is also the Founder & Growth Marketer of Elumynt, LLC., VP of Marketing and Growth for a top 700 online retailer and former head of Marketing for When I Work, a VC backed SaaS company. William is also a contributor to leading publications like The Next Web, Search Engine Journal, Social Media Today, and Sellbrite and a speaker at industry events covering topics such as marketing strategy, search engine optimization, content marketing, digital marketing, social media and personal branding. Follow William on Twitter (@WmHarris101), LinkedIn, and Google+.

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How to Use Facebook Retargeting to Drive Ecommerce Sales

Not every customer who lands on your site will end up buying something. They search, they land on your site, they look around, and they leave. It happens. That used to be the end of the story — but Facebook retargeting has flipped the script. Facebook retargeting ads have changed advertising because now you can advertise to people who’ve spent time on your site but didn’t buy anything before leaving.…

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How to Promote Your Products: An Actionable Guide

Every experienced ecommerce entrepreneur knows that success doesn’t happen simply as a result of creating a product for people to buy. That’s only half the battle. In ecommerce, your job isn’t done and your success isn’t guaranteed just because you’ve figured out manufacturing, you’ve created your branding, and you’ve launched your store. There’s more work to be done—a lot more. Building a successful ecommerce business doesn’t happen when you create…

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How to Use Brand Storytelling to Boost Awareness and Drive More Sales

The best marketers in ecommerce today are the ones who have mastered the art of storytelling. As ecommerce becomes more and more competitive, businesses have to work harder to gain the attention and loyalty of online consumers. The marketing and advertising campaigns that used to work ten, five, and even two years ago aren’t as relevant or effective today. In 2018, people buy from companies that they feel understand them,…

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The Quick Guide to Ecommerce Website Design

If you want to create a successful ecommerce business in 2018, you have to be willing to compete with other business owners like yourself. We live in an exciting time period—it’s never been easier to create and launch an ecommerce brand than it is today. As more people leave their traditional 9-5 jobs to create and grow ecommerce businesses, it’s up to you to do what you can to make…

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How to Optimize Your Amazon Product Listings

In April of 2018, the world learned for the first time how many Prime users Amazon actually has. The number was staggering: Over 100 million global users. Amazon continues to expand their reach by offering Prime and Prime Now services to new countries around the world each year—like Mexico, Singapore, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Unsurprisingly, this steady growth has created huge opportunities and interests among small business owners and aspiring ecommerce…

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The Advanced Guide to Email Marketing for Ecommerce

To grow your ecommerce business in 2018, you have to be willing to invest in email marketing. As industries become more saturated and competition heats up, you have to work harder and harder to establish and nurture real relationships with your leads and customers. Email is one of the most powerful channels you can leverage when it comes to communicating with and persuading the people who are ultimately going to…

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5 Common Multi-Channel Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Every ecommerce business owner wants to see their business grow and profits increase, but no one likes experiencing the growing pains that so often go hand-in-hand with scaling operations. In ecommerce, investing in multi-channel can help you quickly take your business to the next level, but it can also come with a number of challenges that you may or may not be aware of. To succeed in multi-channel, you have…

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How to Write an Amazon Product Description that Ranks High in Search

With over 500 million products in stock, Amazon is the largest online retailer in the world. As a result, sellers have to compete against each other to get their products in front of as many people as possible. One of the best ways to do this is to rank high in Amazon’s search results. Use strategic SEO basics — like keyword research — to give your Amazon product descriptions a…

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58 Must-Have Tools For Scaling Your Ecommerce Business

In ecommerce, sustainability and growth are impossible unless you’re willing to invest resources into tools that can help you scale your business. When you first launched your business, you might have been able to keep all the plates spinning yourself but, if you want to scale, you need to get out of a fulfillment frame of mind and focus instead on optimization and growth. That’s where tools come into play.…

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Why Building Community Matters in Ecommerce (and How to Get Started)

Your products don’t sell themselves. As an ecommerce owner, it’s up to you to develop and launch marketing strategies that help your target audience better understand what problem you’re addressing, what solutions you’re offering, and why it should matter to them. The problem is, the proven digital marketing strategies that you and other ecommerce business owners have been using for the past few years to boost brand awareness, traffic, and…

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