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nopCommerce SEO Setup Guide: How to Optimize Your eCommerce Website

nopCommerce SEO Setup Guide: How to Optimize Your eCommerce Website

Your eCommerce website has two audiences: your customers and search engines. If you want to maximize your organic traffic and conversions, you should satisfy both.

Occupying valuable real estate on Google, Bing, Yahoo, or any other search engine results pages (SERPs) requires search engine optimization (or SEO). So before you start selling online, make sure your nopCommerce website is set up for SEO success.

While all websites can benefit from SEO, eCommerce sites have their own set of considerations. If you’re ready to start climbing up the search rankings, we’ve outlined everything you need to get started optimizing your nopCommerce website.

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Important changes in the marketplace

Important changes in the marketplace

The nopCommerce marketplace has 1,500+ integrations, plugins, and graphical themes from almost 300 vendors. A large and diverse marketplace is very important to allow everyone to easily customize their store. But with a large number of products, it should be well-structured and contain detailed and clear descriptions. Otherwise, the buyers would not be able to find the needed extensions.

That is why we initiate changes to improve our marketplace and make it more convenient. We have seriously updated the requirements for extensions and themes. Starting from today, the nopCommerce team will carry out quality control checks of all the extensions there. Find the details below.

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Power BI with nopCommerce: the integration process & results

Power BI with nopCommerce: the integration process & results

This is the case study of integration Microsoft Power BI with a nopCommerce store. Below you will find the description of the integration process itself and the results in 8 months after implementation.

The case study is provided by Nafiz Khan Khadem from nopStation, a concern of Brain Station 23, the company that made this integration for one of their clients.

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Easy inventory management for nopCommerce store with MS Dynamics NAVConnector

Easy inventory management for nopCommerce store with MS Dynamics NAVConnector

You have the online store and offline stores and you have your inventory in Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Inventory management can be a real problem in these circumstances. Or you can just transfer the data from the ERP system to nopCommerce store automatically with the help of NAVConnector.

Ritwik Das from Citytech Software explained how the NAVConnector works and how long it will take to implement it at nopCommerce Days 2019. Read below to find the main highlights of his speech.

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nopCommerce vs. WooCommerce: Differences in functionality and performance

nopCommerce vs. WooCommerce- Differences in functionality and performance

Thanks to the popularity of WordPress, WooCommerce - the free eCommerce plugin for WordPress - is also a popular store building solution. Since this solution is a plugin and not a full-fledged eCommerce platform, it is obvious that it has much more modest functionality.

The question, in fact, boils down to whether WooCommerce features are enough for your store to function properly. In this article, we will try to answer it.

With WooCommerce, you can create a simple, pleasant store in one of the following situations: 1. If the store is one of the site’s functions, which is not the main one, but it’s important to work with content at the core. In this case, the main product will be WordPress, and the eCommerce component will be additional; 2. If you have a small catalog of products. Otherwise, WooCommerce will most likely not be the best choice, and here's why.

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nopCommerce Days 2019: Best Moments

nopCommerce Days 2019: Best Moments

Our team came back from India, where on October 10-11 we held the nopCommerce Days conference. Catch the collection of the best moments from the event.

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The future of nopCommerce firsthand & the best practices. nopCommerce Days program overview

The future of nopCommerce firsthand & the best practices. nopCommerce Days program overview

There is less time left before the conference, and its program has already been completed. Here is a quick overview of what you will be able to learn at the conference. And if you haven't bought a ticket yet, it's time to do it.

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nopCommerce language packs: a new system

nopCommerce language packs: a new system

Language packs are still free to download and easy to implement in any nopCommerce store. But since now they are available on nopCommerce translations page. There is no need to search for them in the marketplace. Working on translations has now become much more convenient, too, and does not require so much time from a single person.

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Magento vs nopCommerce: what to choose for your project and when

Magento vs NopCommerce: what to choose for your project and when

“For small businesses, both nopCommerce and Magento are good options. But when someone says, he needs customizations and integrations, or have the plans to expand the business, we strongly suggest nopCommerce,” - explains Raisul Kabir, co-founder & CEO of Brain Station 23. Read further to know the reasons why.

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The major update of nopCommerce documentation. Join us!

The major update of nopCommerce documentation. Join us!

It’s time for a big change! We invite everyone to participate in nopCommerce documentation improvement. Read below how to contribute and what bonuses you will get in return.

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