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In your Simple Store product settings, you can now add a video to your product gallery! Just enter a YouTube or Vimeo link to showcase your product.

Starting today, all Strikingly stores connected with Stripe will automatically accept Apple Pay or Google Pay for customers with mobile wallets. No more fussy card forms and shipping forms. Faster payment means more revenue for your store!

There’s a reason why restaurants continue to stay in business even through several bouts of recession and economic crises. People love to eat. But how do you get a customer to pick your restaurant over the other options in your area? Creating a website is a start considering that 88% of local searches lead to a call or a visit to the business within a day. Learn how to design a website that bring…

An online store builder makes it easier for you to start an ecommerce business without the need to learn programming language or website design. It does the hard work for you so you can focus on building your site’s content and running your business. Even with a free online store builder, however, you are not setting up your ecommerce business for success if all you’re going to do is select a te…

A website logo serves as a main identifier for a business. Consumers recognize companies by their logo so it’s difficult to imagine a brand to go without one. Consider it a visual representation of your brand. Without one, it can be difficult for your customers to remember your brand and what you stand for. Logo vector created by acongraphic Creating a unique logo is a challenge but a website lo…

Studies show that 90% of a consumer’s assessment of a product to try is based on color (Buffer.com). This is why planning website color schemes is an important part of designing your site. People are more often than not visually-driven. Our purchase decisions are influenced by visual cues such as packaging and color schemes. We also tend to associate colors with specific brands - just like how re…

We've optimized our notification system so you get your desktop & mobile notifications faster. This means less waiting time for your potential customers and more engagement. Make sure to get the latest update for our iOS or Android app!

In a world where a lot of people know the same skills that you have learned and you are competing against hundreds, even thousands of other professionals in your niche, how do you stand out? A personal website enables you to differentiate yourself from your competition by providing you with a platform to narrate your personal story to potential clients and employers. If that’s not reason enough t…

When it comes to online shopping websites, looks matter. No matter how good the deal is, consumers still navigate towards a storefront that is more modern-looking. If your online store design is outdated, users tend to think the brand is no good or you’re offering low-quality products. It would seem like your company is unable to stay current because you’re not making enough business. When learni…

Improve Your Portfolio with Templates for Photography Websites When it comes to portfolios, presentation is everything. Great photography websites have a higher chance of getting noticed. Getting noticed means attracting clients, which translates to revenue. This is why it’s important to give your portfolio website a lot of love and attention. A photography website builder is a great way to get y…

The easiest and arguably the fastest way to make your own website is to use a tool that doesn’t require you to code it from the ground up. If you have a business to run and an empire to build, surely, programming would be the last thing that you want to do at this point. Luckily, website builders are here to the rescue. Design vector created by slidesgo With a website builder, you can create you…

It’s no secret by now that a website is key to the success of any business. With more people turning to the internet for information on virtually every topic known to mankind, it just seems natural for a company to create a website to represent its brand and products. But let’s face it. Not all companies are big enough to have a digital marketing budget that can afford professional website develo…

Weddings are stressful enough as they are without the additional task of having to manage your guest list and informing and reminding everyone on pertinent details about the wedding. A wedding website can free you from this unnecessary stress and the best part is, unlike other details in your big day, this doesn’t have to cost you anything. Strikingly is a great platform for building free wedding…

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Online presence is important for businesses; and to improve your brand’s online presence, you need a website. If you’re a small business and budget is an issue (as it usually is), web hosting presents a cost-effective option so you can get your website up as soon as possible. There are also free web hosting services available if you’re looking to dip your toes first into the realm of website deve…

A good website builder simplifies website design and development for individuals who have little to no technical experience in this field. Sometimes we just want to get a professional website up and we don’t want to bother with the complexities of programming. The best website builder takes all these worries for you. With the wealth of options available when it comes to these platforms, how do yo…