Sunday, March 7, 2010

Free online tools for e-commerce business owners

There are hundreds of free tools available online for site owners and webmasters. Use them to measure your site's usability, check search engine ranking, select keywords, and calculate performance, among other factors relevant to your online store's success. Here's a sampling to get you started.
Just thinking about opening an e-commerce store – or planning a site redesign? Use this tool to get feedback on your concepts.
This already popular service from Google, which provides information about website traffic and online advertising effectiveness, was updated in late October 2009 with expanded capabilities and new features, including Analytics Intelligence.
Discover which words are most prominent on a specific webpage, displayed in a "density cloud."
Use this tool from to see how difficult it might be to rank your pages in the top 10 for specific keywords and keyword phrases.
Disclosure of Material Connection: I have received one or more of the products or services mentioned in various blog posts for a discount or free in exchange for my unbiased review. I will always give my honest opinion regardless of any compensation received. Some posts may contain affiliate links. When you click on those links to make your purchases, I receive compensation at no extra cost to you. I love it when you do that. ;) So thank you!

Handbags4Hunger on Crunchbase