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Xero for Startups

This is a guest post written by PayFast “We have an opportunity to change the world as SME owners and entrepreneurs” – Marnus Broodryk, entrepreneur and Founder of The Beancounter. That is how a recent evening of networking and mingling started at TRUTH Coffee Roasting in Cape Town. Entrepreneurs with businesses of all shapes and […]

The Alternatives to Dropshipping

This is a guest article written by bidorbuy Dropshipping is often seen as the easy way to get into the eCommerce industry.  However, as with most formulas that sound too good to be true, dropshipping has many downfalls.  It is important to consider all the alternatives to dropshipping.   Consignment stock The most common problems […]

Sir Vape – Success Story

Sir Vape is one of the most successful Shopify stores in South Africa to date.  What started out as a hobby for Craig Stuart and Hugo Ross very quickly turned into a fast-growing business venture and within 18 months sees the pair selling vaping goods from both their online store and their Vapory & Coffee […]

How To WOW Your Customers

It’s much more difficult for online stores to ensure their customers have a great experience because, chances are, those businesses will never meet their customers face to face.  So how do you WOW your customers when shopping on your online store?  In this article we’ll give you some tips on improving your customer’s experience. The great news is […]