Tips & Tools Archive

Key Insights – GOSF 2013

Google’s Great Indian Shopping Festival was a mixed bag of affairs. The festival was slated to run for 3 days from 11th to 13th December. There was a technical...

GOSF : What Does it mean for Sellers?

Google India is back again with the Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) which will start today and go on till the 13th. During these 3 days, Google India has...

Sellers’ Guide to Deals on Shopclues

As an ecommerce merchant, you will be aware of the importance of deals when it comes to buying products online. If timed properly and executed well, these deals and...

Social Media Based Marketplaces

So, first and foremost, what is a social marketplaces? You can say that social marketplaces are ecommerce websites which are deeply integrated with Social Media channels like Facebook, Twitter,...

Take a look at Art Feurig, a new Online Marketplace for niche Home Decor products

There seems to be rising interest in the sector of home decor. There are many websites already who are serving this need, some of them being Urban Ladder, Housefull...

Generating Barcodes for your SKUs in MS Excel [ A step by step guide]

When you are just starting your e-commerce business it is very important for you to be hands on with your approach and micro-manage everything. But as time passes and...

Ebay India Optimistic About International Sellers in India Getting Exporter Status

Ebay India is lobbying the Ministry of Commerce to help grant ‘exporter’ status to sellers on its marketplace platform who ship their products overseas. This move was initiated by...

Is it the Right Time to Start Selling Online?

Amazon’s recent foray into India has delivered a crucial message. Despite all the e-com players losing money in India, growth potential of this business segment is immense. As Sandeep...

CCAvenue, PayTM or ZaakPay? The Best Payment Gateway for Your Online India Business

The number of payment gateways available in India, in the past year or so, have exploded to almost match the number of Indian marketplaces. Competition is great, but a...

Selling Smart – the Art of Price Variations

In traditional brick and mortar shops, variations in price are a long established practice to identify the so called ‘sweet spot’ for the best price at which a product...

Great Product Photography Can Boost Sales For Online Sellers; A Few Tips To Get Started

  Many online buyers (especially in India) are rightfully concerned about buying products online. It is a leap of faith for many customers who have not experienced the joys...

How To Deal With A Difficult Buyer

Merchants who sell their goods on an online marketplace have a distinct advantage these days due to rising awareness and traction of e-commerce websites in the country. Online marketplaces...

IRCTC’s Online Shop Could Be An Advantage For Online Sellers

Last week, we heard the news that the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) had launched its own e-commerce website. The website has been built for IRCTC by...

How to Start Selling Your Products On eBay.com from India in 11 Easy Steps

Are you a seller on eBay India who feels that there is a good chance that your products can sell internationally? Well then, you need to start selling your...

Online Apparel And Lifestyle Shopping Is Growing Rapidly In India

While the e-commerce segment in India is coming of age, there are signs that there is accelerated growth in certain product categories. A recent F2F (face to face) report...