Starting Your eCommerce Store Using Shopify? Here are a few pointers.

Shopify is a complete eCommerce solution, enabling merchants to reach customers via an online store. Shopify is a cloud-based hosted solution, which means the platform is kept up-to-date, can be accessed from anywhere in the world, and doesn’t[…]

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Quick Guide to Magento & Why It's Good For Your Business

 

 Magento is a powerful, scalable, flexible, and user-friendly eCommerce system which gives merchants the opportunity to bring their products and services to the digital world. It is open source and easily customizable, making the Magento[…]

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Quick Guide to WooCommerce And Why It's Good For Your Business

 

In 2017, eCommerce sales worldwide reached $2.3 trillion USD and that number is expected to more than double by 2021. Customers are favouring shopping online, often choosing to order products or book services online rather than shop in-store.[…]

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The State of eCommerce in Mauritius

Mauritius, an exotic island in the Indian Ocean, may not be the first place to come to your mind when thinking about ecommerce development. However, as with all African ecommerce, increasing internet penetration throughout the country means that[…]

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African eCommerce Shows Continued Growth Despite Challenges

Running an ecommerce business in Africa isn’t without its own unique set of challenges. However, regardless of these hurdles, African ecommerce is showing continued growth. What exactly are the challenges that merchants face, and what are the[…]

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How the Fintech Revolution is Changing the Face of Employment in Africa

In 2016, global investment in fintech venture companies reached $23.2 billion, up 10% from 2015.  

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Upselling and Cross-Selling: How, What and Why?

Maximizing profits from your online store can be a challenge. Merchants must create a clear marketing strategy to attract and retain customers. While attracting new customers may be the focus of many marketing techniques, there are numerous[…]

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The eCommerce and Digital Payments Landscape in Mozambique

Mozambique, which is approximately 3 times as large as Great Britain, is divided into 154 districts.  As of 2016, only 72 of these districts had bank branches in them. The Mozambique government and commercial banks in the country have undertaken[…]

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The Pros and Cons of Using a Debit Card

Debit cards are an extremely popular payment card type that are often issued by major payment processors, such as MasterCard. According to Statista, as of 2017 there were 751 million MasterCard debit cards in circulation worldwide. A debit card,[…]

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How to Find Investors in Africa and Secure Investment

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