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2020 E-commerce Guide

SARAL 2020

Popular questions from the customers during Saral 2020 – this can be useful for marketing and building content I felt.

1How to launch own marketplace e commerce company and what’s the complete step by step guide?
2can we have multiple pick up pionts for marketplace and our own website
3for shopify director,

the platform should focus on Cash On Delivery Features. most of the features are missing and default Shopify apps relating to shopify are buggy such as Advanced Cash On Delivery App.
4Sir….How to launch own marketplace e commerce company and what’s the complete step by step guide?
5hello everyone
I am Mr Vakil from Gujarat. manufacturer of ready to use in cooking fried onions. As I m already selling on Amazon paytm and Flipkart on my own Kings brand . now I wank make my own ecommerce sites for selling and I want to increase my sales for grab this opportunity in this present situation. also interested to sell by whatsapp commerce . waht should I do.
6Hello

we are manufacturers of women wear for around 36 years from Bangalore
supplier of most leading retailers and brands

we are looking to start B2C with the help of this meeting which will be great to decide further course of action

we assume Shopify, razorpay, shiprite would be the way to start
7I am a manufacturer of sanitizer. how can I reach consumers through e-commerce platforms.
what is the 1st step I need to take
8How important is it to add languages to your websites to enhance user growth and experience?
9sir i have launced my store on shopify , and have updated my facebook shop page on shopify , but my products are not showing on facebook shop ……..kindly advice
10Razorpay is good at services but bad as an individual as they required compulsory GST KYC
instead Paytm / Instamojo provides an opportunity to just grow up by taking experience
11Ques to Veda – How are payment gateways becoming more inclusive of all payment options specifically in relation to wallets and paylater options (like cashfree). We see paytm missing from Razorpay for a longtime now. Can payment gateways give us a risk score (just like credit score) when we decide to go cod for a customer (b2c)?
12Is it possible to have payment gateway without having an e-commerce website?
13VedaNarayan Sir _ Good to Know about that I have integrated your payment gateway at CS Cart and opencart so I will go on with testing…then onboard my clients
14Question for Sandeep : For beginners, what kind of store style works the best? Is there an identified pattern there?
15Hi All, My ecom sites. thegreenyard.in and orkahome.com, i want to integrate razorpay and logistics partner. please suggest. Thanks
16Dear All Experts,
Good morning All! My e-commerce site is oisia.com and would like to integrate payment gateway and shipping gateway. Which will be better for me. Expected orders could be around 200 every month.
17Why does RazorPay charge 2% commissions for UPI payments, when it is a free service?
18Is their any association of vendors involved in Last Mile Delivery?
19If we want to have hyperlocal, ecommerce, digital menu, etc…all on one platform, we need to tie up with different third party. Is there any possibility of having only one partner providing all these functionalities?
20Is there any particular app in shopify to improve the Fulfillment operations
21How to list a buisness over e-com platform in which margins are very less 4-7% ??
Any strategy for that buisness to come up on E-com platform .
22we a customer engagement and Loyalty solution company from Hyderabad
can we partner with unicommerce to proivde oiur solution ?
23we are facing huge loss due to damage of products during shipment,specially liquids like juices, syrups. how can we ensure damage free delivery of liquids with reduced cost
24how to maintian the same price acorss multichannnels as each channels different commsiions , shipping charges etc customer being smart will compare the price of same product at dfferent channels
25Any 2 Factor service provider for order confirmation before shipping? We should charge buyer for RTO
26Do we have insurance service solutions for the transit damages for ecommerce shipments ?
27My question is for Mohammad Mubashshir, I am using unicommerce and daily having lots of transactions happening but can’t do reconcilation, can you tell me how unicommerce can help me do reconcilation and reduce my losses.
28Does Clickpost have pre-negotiated rates with providers, and intelligence data use across all orders (ours and overall of the service provider)
29how about products which are non returnable like food items or any intangible items how can we save on such losses
30How to ensure we are continuously reducing logistics costs, when we are already contracted with certain providers
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Bootstrapping a Company 101

Startup Hiring & Homework to make sure Employee will enjoy

  • Indeed
  • Employee Referrals
  • Quezx.com

Prerequisites

  • Purpose of Hiring
    • Job Description
      • Reviewed by all those working around the employee
    • One person should take the final call and the same person should be reporting manager
      • Ideally this person should be Subject Expert
      • He will ensure the day to day work and career growth of candidate once joins.
      • If already subject experts are not available in the company, then take help of mentor from other company with same subject expertise
    • One person from Business side should take the final call
      • To ensure, from business side enough projects can be arranged and financially budget for the employee is available
      • Mostly speaks less directly, Involves at the time of promotions and announcements

in startup expecting everything well planned is not practical, but to walk towards a better structure and culture. It would be nice to have

  • A employee might be junior eagerly want the new person
  • Explaining what all the benefits fellow employees will get when new employee joins
  • So fellow employees will create a space to the new person coming into the team.

Do’s & Don’ts

  • Always hire through tough interviews
    • Yes you have to make it more and more tougher, It consumes lot of time
    • Take paid help from subject experts if you don’t have enough knowledge in the interview to ask challenging questions
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Bootstrapping a Company 101

Administration – office, rent, salary

Startup bootstrapping is really interesting.

But normally most of the young entrepreneurs comes with few years of experience or from premium institutes.

Looking at 2020, most of the startups are Technology driven and most of the founders starting with previous experience in one area

So you have to start working for administrative work like

  • Setup a office
  • Taking a internet connection
  • Involving in Hiring
  • Processing Payroll, Sharing payslips
  • Setting up the process
  • Answering to customers
  • Ordering or Arranging coffee etc of employees

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ECS Track

ECS:Track 0.0.1 docker GA released

https://hub.docker.com/r/goecs/track

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2020 MEAN Stack Development Guide

nodejs API performance monitoring with ECS/Log

https://www.npmjs.com/package/@shoppredigital/omnilog 

https://github.com/shoppredigital-tech/OmniLog

Use Metabase Alerts

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2020 MEAN Stack Development Guide

code coverage for nodejs projects with codecov with mocha, nyc and Github Actions

Getting a badge

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/54010651/codecov-io-badge-in-github-readme-md

Go to https://codecov.io/gh/<your-organisation>/<your-project>/settings/badge, here you can see your badges ready to be copied.

Or just navigate to your project and go to Settings -> Badge.

Adding it to your github

checkout Demo here – https://github.com/goECS/ecs-sdk-js/blob/master/README.md

Enabling Github Actions

Setting up the code

npm install codecov --save-dev

https://github.com/codecov/codecov-node

create a feature.spec.js

test with

# run test cases
node_modules/.bin/nyc --reporter=text-lcov node_modules/.bin/mocha --opts .mocharc feature.spec.js --exit"

# submit test coverage to codecov
node_modules/.bin/codecov --token=<codecov-token>

https://help.github.com/en/actions/reference/events-that-trigger-workflows

Checkout a simple workflow file here: https://github.com/goECS/ecs-sdk-js/blob/master/.github/workflows/lint-and-test.yml

Trigger a build using changing some code in master branch

Checkout for first successful build https://github.com/goECS/ecs-sdk-js/runs/673185873?check_suite_focus=true

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2020 Accounting with Quickbooks API

Quickbooks Nodejs API Integration

Delete all data prepopulated to start fresh
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Digital Marketing

Lambda

  • should integrate with request-promise or npm libraries
  • lambda should not have db
  • function names and api names should be same and core api project

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2020 MEAN Stack Development Guide

WebStorm for NodeJS/AngularJS Development

  1. Configuring Webstorm in Ubuntu | Mac | Windows

Accessibility

  1. npm scripts
  2. Terminal
  3. Version control & VCS Menu
  4. Mocha Test Runner

WebStorm Plugins

  1. gittools webstorm plugin
  2. eslint webstorm plugin

Three

Four

Five

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2020 MEAN Stack Development Guide

eslint 6.8.0 with typescript for server

npm i eslint-config-airbnb eslint-config-airbnb-base eslint-plugin-import eslint-plugin-promise eslint-plugin-typescript precommit-hook -D

Improve quality of your nodejs/angularjs code development with Airbnb eslint config