The Take Traction Show - Ecommerce Marketing Advice

The Take Traction Show - Ecommerce Marketing Advice

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How to build an ecommerce empire with actionable marketing advice.
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#34 - How to get 5000 Facebook followers for less than $100
Sep 28, 2018 • 27 min
Subscribe on iTunesSubscribe on Youtube Head over to https://facebook.com/taketraction to discuss this episode! Introduction Building a true following on social media is no easy task. And the truth is, there aren’t any shortcuts. It takes a lot of great…
#33 - How to grow your Instagram following with giveaways (the right way)
Sep 21, 2018 • 21 min
Subscribe on iTunesSubscribe on Youtube Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! Introduction Today’s show was born out of frustration. Frustration from seeing so many brands running crappy giveways on Instagram. You know the…
#32 - How to A/B test Facebook ads on a small budget
Sep 14, 2018 • 32 min
Subscribe on iTunes Subscribe on Youtube Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! Introduction If you haven’t heard someone talking about A/B testing in the past 5 years then it’s time you come out from under that rock. A/B…
#31 - Adapt or die – The importance of changing your mind
Sep 3, 2018 • 25 min
Now on video too! Watch on Youtube now. Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! — This week we’re having a bit of a switch around with our show format. As of today (and for the forseeable future), we’re going to be creating…
#30 - How to beat 90% of the competition on Upwork
Aug 10, 2018 • 86 min
0:08:07 – Opinews 0:44:12 – Feature – How to beat 90% of the competition on Upwork Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! — This week we’ve got a great few segments coming up for you: Opinews In this week’s Opinews: Walmart…
#29 - How to build a killer Amazon PPC campaign in 2018
Aug 3, 2018 • 156 min
Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! 0:26:52 – Opinews 1:01:37 – Feature – How to build a killer Amazon PPC campaign in 20182:29:15 – Amazon PPC summary – This is a long show and if you’re trying to set up your own Amazon…
Should you go all in on one business? Or should you have multiple businesses?
Jul 27, 2018 • 113 min
“It’s who we are that defines the business model we choose” – Tweet this! 0:14:13 – Opinews 0:32:36 – How we nearly got screwed over in China this week 0:50:24 – Feature: Should you go all in on one business? Or should you have multiple businesses?…
Dealing with Chinese suppliers & not getting screwed over
Jul 20, 2018 • 120 min
0:11:00 – Opinews 0:33:57 – Feature – Dealing with Chinese suppliers & not getting screwed over 1:35:26 – When Shit Hit The Fan Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this episode! — This week we’ve got a great few segments coming up for…
How to use discounts THE RIGHT WAY
Jul 13, 2018 • 121 min
0:8:00 – Opinews 0:50:40 – Feature – How to use discounts THE RIGHT WAY 1:30:46 – Game show – Funded or Fake? 2:00:42 – Riddle – If Teresa’s daughter is my daughter’s mother, who am I to Teresa? Head over to facebook.com/taketraction.com to discuss this…
#18 - F*ck ecommerce! Try freelancing instead…
Jul 12, 2018 • 56 min
We’re back! After taking a couple of weeks off from podcasting we’re back with a brand new show. But you’ll have to wait until tomorrow for that one. Today we’re digging one out of the archives and it’s going to make for a great inbetweener show because…
#17 - How to build a business you can run from anywhere in the world
Jun 19, 2018 • 60 min
It’s the 21st century dream right? Galavanting around the world as you earn passive income and have your remote team run your business for you? Sure, who wouldn’t want that. Side note, perhaps you don’t want that. Maybe your idea of success is being able…
Opinews #7 - $24M for tampons, salad-making robots & Google home brings food to your door
Jun 15, 2018 • 32 min
Trying to come up with new business ideas? How about selling tampons and condoms? Naaaaah, why would you do that? Well, if you had done that just a couple of years ago, perhaps you’d be where tampon and condom subscription company, LOLA, is today: with…
#16 - Should I start a blog, create software or build an ecommerce store?
Jun 12, 2018 • 57 min
You know you want to create something. You know you want to run your own business and be independant. You know that you’ve got to get off the hamster wheel. So where do you begin? There are so many options these days right? It can be pretty overwhelming…
Opinews #6 - Augmented reality to change the customer buying experience and 3-wheeler “lawnmowers” to take over city deliveries.
Jun 8, 2018 • 36 min
It’s that time of the week again ladies and gents, and boy have we got some exciting ecommerce news for you today. Here’s what’s coming up in today’s show: Ecommerce sales in india are expected to jump by as much as 31% in 2018 – no surprise really since…
#15 - Coworking, private office or work from home?
Jun 7, 2018 • 120 min
It’s the dream right? Being able to work for yourself so that you can choose where, when and how you want to work… Well, it’s actually not as easy as that. Both Cristian and I have tried all three of these setups and we’ve learned some interesting things…
Opinews #5 - The fastest growing startup in Europe & Ashton Kutcher playing with cows and cryptocurrencies
Jun 1, 2018 • 17 min
A short and punch round of Opinews for you today. Here are some of the things we’ve got lined up for you: The fastest growing startup in Europe is surprisingly an ecommerce store. And when you find out what they’re selling, it will make you realise that…
#14 - How to avoid the entrepreneurial blues
May 29, 2018 • 81 min
Running your own business is HARD. It’s a lot of pressure for one person to take. And when one thing goes wrong it can often feel like the whole world is falling apart. Well, guess what… the world is still here and it hasn’t fallen apart yet. But that…
Opinews #4 - Hubspot hooks up with Shopify, Adobe buys Magento, Ebay still sucks & UK ecommerce is on the rise
May 25, 2018 • 26 min
It’s May 25 and surprisingly, today we’re not going to be talking about GDPR. If you wat to know more about it, we did an entire long form episode on GDPR earlier on this week. You can check it out here: taketraction.com/podcast/13-gdpr-wtf Today we’re…
#13 - GDPR – WTF is it and what should you be doing?
May 22, 2018 • 56 min
It’s time to take action boys and girls. GDPR is here and it ain’t going anywhere any time soon. So, what are you gonna do about it? Are you going to sit back and hope that someone will take care of it for you? Or are you going to get your data in order…
Opinews #3 - Shopify’s new app, Alibaba’s acquisition, cryptocurrency interest rates & driverless cars
May 18, 2018 • 30 min
We’re back with with your favourite weekly news show – Opinews! Well… it’s our favourite at least. This week shit is going down in our opinion based news. We’ve got: Shopify’s new app – Shopify Ping! These guys are changing ecommerce for the better and…
#12 - Dropshipping, Wholesaling & Warehousing, or White-Labeling & Manufacturing
May 15, 2018 • 86 min
Ecommerce is a pretty wide ranging business model. There are loads of ways you could be doing it. Ever heard of dropshipping? It’s a great way to make money. I have no doubt that you’ve read a bunch of blog posts about how much money people make from…
Opinews #2 - Amazon Car Delivery, Walmart Flipkart Acquisition & Instagram Ecommerce Payments
May 11, 2018 • 19 min
It’s all happening this week! And we’re back to report on the biggest highlights in ecommerce news. We’ve decided to go ahead an make Opinews an official new segment of the show! We’ll continue releasing the normal podcast on Tuesdays and now we’ll have…
#11 - The importance of funnels in marketing (and an amazing magic trick!)
May 8, 2018 • 48 min
Funnels. What would we do without them? They’re the heart and soul of digital marketing. They should be part of absolutely every marketing campaign you run at your company. But I can bet you they’re not! Here’s the thing: You’ve heard lots about funnels.…
Opinews #1 - Amazon Q1 Report: What does it mean for you?
May 1, 2018 • 34 min
Amazon has just released the Q1 report for 2018 and it’s got some mind-blowing numbers in it. Most importantly what do these numbers mean for the future and what opportunities might be hidden within the report. Find out in todays Opinews! Links and…
#10 - Dropshipping Vs. Inventory Management
May 1, 2018 • 54 min
To dropship or not to dropship, that is the question. Here’s the deal, we’ve all heard about dropshipping and how it’s changed the way people do business in the 21st century. Along with affiliate marketing it has become known as one of the most lucrative…
#9 - Are chatbots the future of ecommerce?
Apr 24, 2018 • 66 min
Artifical intelligence. It’s what everyone’s talking about these days. But unless you’re a crazy nerd who’s working on an AI project, the odds are you haven’t found any way to use it yet. But what about chatbots? Chatbots are becoming more and more…
#8 - CRO Part 3/3 - CRO hacks you can implement today
Apr 17, 2018 • 71 min
It’s time for action! By now you’ve hopefully listened to the last two podcasts on conversion rate optimisation (if not you can find the links below) and learned bunch of things. But if you still haven’t taken any action, now’s your time to shine. In…
#7 - CRO Part 2/3 - Things you should be A/B testing today
Apr 9, 2018 • 51 min
A/B testing, also known as split testing, is absolutely vital if you want to increase your conversion rates. It’s the process of testing two different versions of something to see which one performs best. That’s why we absolutely had to dedicate an…
#6 - CRO Part 1/3 - How to beat the competition on Adwords with CRO
Mar 13, 2018 • 46 min
Today is the begining of a 3-part series on convresion rate optimisation - a.k.a. CRO. This episode is going to go over a brief introduction to CRO, what it is and how much of a massive impact it can have on your business, before we take a deeper look at…
#5 - All-in-one solution Vs. custom tech stacks
Mar 6, 2018 • 56 min
Do you struggle when it comes to picking the right tool for the job? The CMS you use. The marketing automation software. Landing pages. CRM. Whatever solution your looking for, it can be difficult to choose amongst so many different options. Today we’re…
#4 - 5 Email Sequences You NEED For Your Ecommerce Store
Mar 1, 2018 • 56 min
Everyone talks about email marketing and how important it is, but when it comes to actually creating the emails, it can be kind of difficult to know what to do. In today’s episode we’re going to share with you the top 5 most imprtant email sequences you…
#3 - Trigger Marketing for Epic Growth
Feb 21, 2018 • 44 min
Today’s show is all about trigger marketing. Heard of it? You should have! If you’ve ever had anything to do with digital marketing then it should be part of everything you do. This really is one of the most important things you can ever doing with your…
#2 - 10 Tools to Help You Stay Productive
Feb 13, 2018 • 59 min
The topic of todays show is #productivity. Because guess what, staying productive is frickin’ hard. Afterall, you work for yourself, so who’s going to tell you to get off your ass and do something. Newsflash, IT’S YOU! Maybe you work at home… even harder!…
#1 - How do I get started with PPC?
Feb 5, 2018 • 59 min
Have you ever wondered how to get started on Google Adwords or Facebook Ads without throwing a bunch of money down the drain? Believe it or not, there IS a way you can get started right now, with next to no risk! In the very first episode of The Take…