The MightyMerchant Ecommerce Blog offers advice, insights, and articles focused on Ecommerce for small business owners. We hope you find information that will help your Ecommerce website succeed. You can learn more about us at our other websites: HEROweb and MightyMerchant. We encourage you to comment or ask questions about our blog posts!

Image Tips: SEO-Friendly Images Make a Big Difference

May 3, 2012

The exact number of websites that Google indexes is not known, but it is known that Google receives several million search queries each day, and the number of pages it sifts through to respond to those searches is in the trillions. Trillions. Yeah. And Google indexes and displays images in much the same way as […]

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Two Key Things For SEO Success

April 13, 2012

If you’re considering hiring an SEO company, or perhaps you already have, then chances are you’ve invested some significant funds into both your website and your marketing efforts and you don’t want it to fail. As a company that provides complete website design and development services from conceptualizing a website to Pay-Per-Click advertising, no one […]

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How Much is Your Ecommerce Business Worth?

April 6, 2012

From time to time, I get emails from customers saying that they have decided to move on from having an online business and they are wondering if I can tell them how much their online business is worth. Business valuation is a tough one and we certainly are no experts in that arena. But we […]

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Does Google Analytics Track Visits From Search Engine Crawlers? Nope!

April 5, 2012

A frequent question I get from customers is whether their Google Analytics data is skewed by all the traffic their site gets from search engine crawlers. The simple answer is – No. Let me explain in more detail. Your website receives a barrage of traffic from a multitude of automated programs. The major search engines […]

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Google Analytics - Scheduled Reports are Back

April 4, 2012

Anyone who follows HEROweb/MightyMerchant knows that we are die-hard Google Analytics users. The data that Google Analytics provides is not perfect, but it does give small business owners excellent information about their website. Google has finally reinstated scheduled reports – as well as PDF generated reports. For those of you who have relied on the […]

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Check Your Site on Webmaster Tools for Broken Links

January 13, 2012

Broken links are links that lead to pages that do not exist. When clicking on a broken link, the page you land on is called a 404 error page, and that indicates that the requested URL doesn’t exist. Even the most diligent site-owner can have broken links on their site. Whether the broken links are […]

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