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With e-commerce, it’s easier than ever to reach more international customers – especially for British businesses.

22 Golden Rules to transform your E-commerce Sales

As Express shipping experts, we know a thing or two about e-commerce. In fact, our partners from DHL have collated 22 of the most essential into a guide to help online businesses improve their sales. So, how many can your business cross off?

Across the world, e-commerce is booming, which means there has never been a better time to be an online seller. All you need is ambition and to follow these 22 golden rules of e-commerce to ensure your business is a success. Happy selling!

Here are the top ten to give you a taste of what is included:

  1. Fast-loading speed
  2. Hook them on the home page
  3. Make navigation simple and intuitive
  4. Offer real-time customer service
  5. Utilize customer data
  6. It’s all in the details
  7. Include user reviews
  8. Be personal
  9. Cross-sell
  10. Stay secure

And this list continues… Read more of the detail in DHL’s article >

For more information simply call our friendly and helpful team on: +44 (0) 1709 610 000, or simply send a message >

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