teclan newsletter Issue 18 – August 2008

We want to help you sell more products online, increase your customer conversions, beat your competitors and grow your business.

With that in mind we are increasing our newsletter publication to twice a month to allow us to update you with more relevant information, in a more efficient format for you to utilise in driving your business forward.

With Christmas fast approaching, are your potential customers finding your online store?
For the month of August, teclan are offering you the chance to take advantage of our FREE Optimisation and Marketing Consultation. During this consultation you will be able to see how well your optimisation efforts are doing, and also discuss potential marketing strategies.
Featured Site of the month…
—————————————————————————————— is an Actinic site selling party supplies for children’s party ware and accessories. They sell a range of themed party supplies and specialise in First Birthday party-ware.
The Kids Party Shop has seen fantastic results through the Internet Sales Program, and within 12 months of starting the site had improved rankings and boosted traffic to the site…
Major retailers add PayPal to their payments options
More and more retailers are adding PayPal to their list of payment options as one in three UK online shoppers say it’s their preferred payment method…
PayPal is on a bit of a roll. Its share of consumer internet payments is up 5% over the last year, from 16% to 21%, 30% of UK online shoppers now say they prefer to use PayPal over any other form of payment online and over 120,000 retailers in Europe now accept PayPal. (read more)
COMING SOON… NEW Actinic Plugins on
We are pleased to announce that teclan will be adding more plugins to the hugely popular free plugins pages.
These plugins are designed to improve and add functionality to your store by adding non standard features to Actinic.
The new plugins will be live in a few weeks.

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.