teclan newsletter Issue 15 – June 2008

June Newsletter

Welcome to another feature packed newsletter from teclan. Summer is upon us and everyone is hoping that internet retail continues to buck the trend of the global credit crunch as analysts continue to predict online growth throughout 2008.

* Marketing :: Christmas :: Are you getting ready for Christmas?
* Internet Retail :: APACS :: Bank transfers in a matter of hours?
* Marketing :: Ecommerce tips :: 10 top tips for trading online?
* Legislation :: PCI confusion :: The tangled web of PCI Compliance
* Web Design :: Free Design Consultation :: for teclan customers
* teclan :: Customer Offer :: 25% off any teclan Actinic V9 theme
* Internet Retail :: PROTX Upgrade :: Planned system upgrade
* Marketing :: July Events :: National events for the month of July

Are you getting ready for Christmas? :
Yes, we know. It can’t be that time of year already! For online retailers however now is the time to be planning and implementing your online marketing strategies to capture the Christmas trade. Search engine ranking and online advertising activities needs to begin soon.
We will be publishing a guide for Christmas marketing in next months newsletter. Watch this space………….

APACS – Bank transfers in a matter of hours? :
Faster Payments (APACS) is the first new payments service to be introduced in the UK for more than 20 years. For the very first time phone, internet and standing order payments can move within a few hours – almost at the touch of a button.
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Ecommerce top tips :
Here are a few top tips for selling online. These tips are recommendations on how to maximise your internet retail presence and generate more revenue from your website.
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PCI Compliance Confusion :
On June 30 this year Best Practice 6.6 of the PCI Data Security Standard becomes a requirement. If you are not already aware of the requirements for PCI compliance then please read on.
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Free Web design consultation :
A unique opportunity for existing teclan customers. A free design consultation service aimed at delivering quality web ecommerce design information to assist you in selling more online. Design is key to your online shop’s success. Allow our design experts to report back to you on the key areas you can improve upon for YOUR website.
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25% off teclan Actinic themes :
A unique saving for June only for existing teclan customers. Buy any of our Actinic themes and templates and save 25% off the RRP price.
Click here to view our range of Actinic themes

PROTX upgrade :
PROTX are performing a planned system upgrade on Sunday 22nd June
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About Fergus

As the Managing Director of teclan ltd Fergus has been identifying and exploring new and emerging opportunities in the ecommerce market for over 15 years.