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Uncategorized - October 16, 2019

Facebook Messenger Chat for Ecommerce

Do you use the Facebook Messenger app to chat with family and friends? If so, have you ever considered incorporating the chat bot into your ecommerce business?

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Uncategorized - October 2, 2019

Marketing your Business for Halloween

Where has the year gone?! It’s the 10th month already, and we all know what October is all about- Halloween! Now is the time to have a bit of fun with your online business, before the intense rush that comes before Christmastime. We’ve compiled some hints and tips in how to incorporate this spookily themed tradition into your site.

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Dropshipping – what is it and should I use it?

Dropshipping. You may have heard of the term, but not fully understood what it meant? Or you know of someone who is involved with it, but unsure of the actual process? To put it simply- dropshipping is a method of ecommerce, where an online store sells products to consumers. Rather than holding the stock/inventory on… Read more »

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Ecommerce - September 27, 2019

Customer Loyalty Programs

Loyalty programs can be hugely beneficial to any business. By rewarding your customers, you are encouraging them to return on a regular basis and spread the word about your business to their networks. If you decide to create a program, here are some factors you will need to consider before implementation.

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Magento - September 19, 2019

Magento Out of Stock Notifications

If you’re a customer, the last thing you want to see when you go to purchase an item online is that it is ‘out of stock’, or you are prompted to click the ‘notify me’ button to be advised when it will come back in stock.

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Uncategorized - February 11, 2019

Magento Live 2019 Update

Our team at Rival will be attending the Magento Live 2019 conference on Tuesday 12th to Wednesday 13th February 2019. During this period we will be unable to take phone calls or respond to email enquiries. If your matter is urgent please pop through a message to support@rivalwebdesign.com and we will aim to get back… Read more »

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Magento - January 16, 2019

How to Improve Your Magento Security

Your business may be vulnerable from hackers, have you deployed sufficient security measures?

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Magento - January 9, 2019

Magento 1.9.4.0 Release

Resolution to previous issues and new updates available through Magento 1.9.4.0

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Ecommerce - December 12, 2018

Hottest Ecommerce Trends for 2019

We have put together a list of the hottest trends in ecommerce for 2019!

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Wrap Up of Magento in 2018

2018 has been many new trends from Magento, from mobile friendliness to more interactivity.

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