Most women find high-heels shoes attractive and they would like to wear it on a date with their lovers – especially during Valentine’s Day. Since ladies’ shoes have such a huge demand, you can start to build an online shoe store within three simple steps:
Step 1: Get a web hosting account and a domain
In the beginning, you have to subscript for a shared or reseller web hosting account and purchase a personal domain before you start making a website to promote your products. If you know some basic HTML or PHP scripting language, you can start setting up your own website less than an hour. Most web hosting providers offer free installation of E-commerce sites via Fantastico – a commercial script library that automates the installation of web applications to a website.
Step 2: Start finding reliable wholesaler suppliers
If you prefer to carry out a drop shipping business technique, you have to find a reliable drop shipper that manages your stock supply and shipment of your products to your clients. Therefore, you have to look for information via online directories and internet forums. Gather as much information as possible in order to avoid common startup pitfalls.
Step 3: Test your product
Choose few ladies’ shoe products that most women wear and test it by promoting it via your online shoe store that you have just built. Emphasize on the products that are sellable. Then, optimize the promotion of the chosen products via Pay-Per-Click (PPC) online advertising campaign like AdWords.
Step 3: Consider other factors that can affect your product sales
Good quality shoes and shoe-size availability, reliable delivery service can also be important factors that increase the number of loyal customers to return to your site and thus improve product sales and your E-commerce website reputation in the long term run of the business.