Most Popular Articles From the 1&1 Blog

Most Popular 1and1 Articles

In case you missed it, some of the most popular articles on the 1&1 blog addressed shipping for eCommerce, creating a brand, pre-registration for .online, useful apps for improving LinkedIn pages, and ways to reduce shopping cart abandonment. Check out these popular posts or head over to http://blog.1and1.com/ to see them all!

  • How To Create Shipping Labels Faster and Cheaper with Shippo – 1&1 Online Store users can now benefit from simple, cost-saving shipping with Shippo. Find out who, what, why, where, how much, and how to get started in this post!
  • Creating a Brand for Yourself or Your Business – A good brand is an identity, something synonymous with your small business or yourself. It’s important to align your logo, text, and color scheme to create something that resonates with your audience.
  • A New Place on the Internet: Pre-Registration for .ONLINE – Now you can be one step closer to securing a Web address ending with .online! By pre-registering, we’ll attempt to register your .online domain as soon as it becomes available.
  • 6 Apps to Boost Your LinkedIn Company Page – Managing a Company Page and engaging with your audience on LinkedIn can sometimes be a difficult task, especially when you have so many priorities. Nick Peers recommends this collection of apps and services to make your LinkedIn Company Page easier to manage.
  • 9 Ways To Reduce Online Shopping Cart Abandonment – A proper check out process should be given a significant amount of consideration as it will enhance your customers’ online experience. Looking for ways to simplify and improve your website’s check out process? This article provides 9 powerful methods.

What topics do you want to hear about next week? Post your suggestions here and we’ll be sure to include them in an upcoming article!

 

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11 Tips and Tricks to Write Quality Tweets

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Content is king, even in the world of 140-character Tweets. In this blog post, I’ll reveal some useful tips and tricks for getting your profile noticed through the quality of your posts.

  1. Target the right topics

Keep an eye on the trending topics in your timeline – look for hashtags relevant to your business and contribute to the conversation. Make sure what you add is valuable, and the hashtags will instantly make you visible to a larger audience. Consider adding a second, equally relevant, hashtag to widen your reach further.

  1. See what works
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Category: Net Culture
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How To Create Shipping Labels Faster and Cheaper with Shippo

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Introducing Shippo: A New Tool for 1&1 Online Store – 1&1 has partnered with Shippo to simplify shipping for 1&1 merchants. By creating shipping labels through Shippo, businesses can focus their effort on running their stores and selling their products rather than on managing a time-consuming, clunky process to prepare their customers’ packages. Shippo offers heavily discounted USPS Priority Mail and international labels and makes it as simple as possible to create from 10 to 500 labels a month.

With 14,000+ merchants already using its user-friendly tool to create shipping labels and track packages, Shippo’s built up a following of business owners who now save hard-earned time & money on their shipping. Shippo will help you optimize your box size, speed up processing international shipments, and send automatic emails to your customers with tracking info.

The Benefits

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Category: Tips
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1&1 Online Store Partners With Shippo to Optimize Shipping

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We’re happy to announce that 1&1 Online Store users can now benefit from simple, cost-saving shipping with Shippo! Connect directly to Shippo through the Online Store dashboard and create shipping labels across multiple shipping carriers in one place. Now, merchants can create and print labels from the comfort of their own computer. No more waiting in line at the Post Office. 1&1 merchants who are new to Shippo can leverage an exclusive offer – the first 3 months are free!

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Category: Products
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Creating a Brand for Yourself or Your Business

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So you’ve just bought a domain for yourself or your small business, great! Now what? You could use a beautiful template to make a website, but what about when it comes to your social media, or even business cards? Effectively communicating your purpose, goals, and ideology on every marketing channel can be a challenge. What you need, in addition to being found everywhere, and honestly to start – is a brand.

Making the perfect brand can be fast and easy. It doesn’t have to be a long and drawn out process that takes weeks or sometimes even months. There are plenty of tools to help you brand yourself online, with many options that can give you solutions in 10 minutes or five weeks, from $5 to thousands. But before we get too far into the weeds, what makes up a brand? And what parts are essential to having a complete one?

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Category: Tips
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A New Place on the Internet: Pre-Registration for .ONLINE Starts Today

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The possibilities are endless for your online store, business website, or private Web project and today the new .ONLINE domain extension could be the perfect place for your Internet presence. Starting today, you can take the first step toward owning a space in the new Internet landscape and pre-register your .ONLINE domain with 1&1. For companies, associations and individuals, this new top-level domain (TLD) offers great opportunities and a wide range of possibilities for a unique URL. 

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Category: Products
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6 Apps to Boost Your LinkedIn Company Page

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It goes without saying that your business should be making use of LinkedIn to connect with others. Part of that process involves developing a Company Page, which I covered in a previous blog post. Once your page is up and running, staying on top of it on a day-to-day basis, while increasing your exposure and engaging with your followers, can be a tricky task. Thankfully, there are apps and services that can help – here’s a collection of some of the best to try.

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9 Ways To Reduce Online Shopping Cart Abandonment

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Online retailers put a lot of effort into building their eCommerce websites: listing products, converting sales, and building a brilliant online reputation for their businesses. However, in spite of all their efforts, several potential customers abandon their shopping carts. Abandoned baskets can be a significant source of lost revenue for companies. In fact, to investigate the prevalence of this issue, the Baymard Institute analyzed and combined the results of 31 separate cart abandonment studies. According to their statistics, nearly 69% of eCommerce shopping carts are abandoned. Here are a few influential yet simple changes you can make to reduce the cart abandonment rate on your online store. 

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#InternetOfficial Contest Rounds Out with 5 More Winners!

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It was a tight race, but Verisign’s #InternetOfficial judges have made their decision on who registered the most creative and effective .COM domain name in the last month of the contest’s first round. The judges need to carefully consider each entry as the winners will take home $5,000 each and be eligible to win an additional Grand Prize of $30,000!

Now these victors can apply their winnings to help fuel their passion and continue to grow their business. So who are these lucky winners?

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