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Sell successfully online
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  • Get your professional 1&1 eShop online with just a few clicks
  • Integrate price comparison sites
  • Retain customers with newsletters and Facebook integration
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Sell products online

  • What are the benefits of selling online with 1&1?

    There are many benefits for those looking to take advantage of selling online. When you sign up for any of the eCommerce packages from 1&1, you will receive a comprehensive set of eCommerce tools alongside 1&1's expert knowledge designed to help you make the most of your online sales. The real beauty of selling online is that anyone can do it for a fraction of the cost of setting up a real-world equivalent alongside the opportunity to reach a world audience.

    1&1 are here to help you begin your journey into the world of online selling and, regardless of the size of your business plans, 1&1 has something that will suit your requirements. Once you have decided on the right package for you, all you need to do is begin adding your products and the associated information. From here, you can add shipping information and payment methods to most packages, such as Paypal, Skrill and SagePay, and begin your online selling.

    Once you have launched your online store and you are ready to sell online, 1&1's powerful eCommerce management tools make it simple for you to keep an overview of your orders and product inventory. All you need to worry about is packaging up your products and sending them out to your eager customers.
  • Is it difficult to set up an eCommerce website with 1&1?

    Setting up an eCommerce website with 1&1 couldn't be easier and, thanks to 1&1's exclusive Design Assistant and shop builder, you can create an attractive, professional website that will help you sell online in minutes. Simply choose from one of the many eCommerce templates on offer and customise your site until it is exactly what you desire. All of this is done through an intuitive drag & drop process that gives you full, hands-on control - making the creation of your eCommerce website as easy as possible.

    After you have designed your store you are ready to begin uploading your inventory. This process has also been made as simple as possible by 1&1 giving you the chance to sell online as a soon as possible. After entering your product information, including pictures and other useful details, all you need to do is follow the guided steps and you will be ready to sell online in no time at all. For customers looking to upload large, existing inventories then 1&1 also offer the option of quick data transfer through the 1&1 shop builder. This feature allows you to upload existing data about products and customers meaning you are able to sell online almost instantly.
  • Is selling online with 1&1 safe for me and my customers?

    Online selling with 1&1 is always safe thanks to powerful security software and a number of trusted online security tools. Included with all of 1&1's eCommerce packages is secure checkout via SSL encryption, ensuring that any payment information or personal details entered by your customers cannot be accessed by a third party. This is underpinned by the packaged "Trusted Shop Certificate" that guarantees your store can be trusted to keep all personal and payment information entered by your customers secure. For an added layer of security when you sell online, 1&1's eShop Basic, eShop Plus and eShop Unlimited also include the Safe Buy Certificate which again ensures that customers can trust your online sales portal.

    Your own security is supported by 1&1 in a number of ways. Regular back-ups of your important data are kept on the central servers which means, should any problems arise, you are always covered. Customer registration, providing you with customer contact information, gives you a direct link to customers should there be any issues with payment. And, finally, with 1&1's customer verification, you can always rely on the security of orders placed and deliveries made.
  • Can 1&1 help me increase my online sales?

    1&1 offer a comprehensive range of online marketing tools to help increase lead generation and online sales. All of the packages offered by 1&1 include support for Facebook alongside major price comparison and product review sites such as Kelkoo, Ciao.com, and Twenga. By integrating your store into these online portals, you'll be able to sell online to a higher volume of customers across the world. You'll also benefit from the option of creating unforgettable URLs with 1&1's great selection of new top level domains – meaning prospective customers will be able to find your store with the minimum of fuss. 1&1's top-tier packages also include support for eBay, Google Shopping and Amazon Marketplace amongst many other price comparison sites.1&1 can further help your online sales with Email marketing and other cross selling tools that will make the most of your product catalogue by combining individual customer groups with targeted sales. This will allow you to group your customers according to particular parameters providing you with the opportunity to further specialise your catalogue to your customers' requirements. These features, combined with SEO and RSS feeds included within the top tier packages combine to create powerful marketing tools that will help you maximise your sales to both new and existing customers.