Ecommerce Design

Building, designing and tweaking an ecommerce store’s design has never been simpler for anyone looking to sell online. But as online store design has gotten easier for merchants, shoppers’ standards of excellence have risen at the same time. To stand out from the competition and ensure that visitors to your site trust your business you need design that will elicit a positive response and convey the superiority of your brand.

Ecommerce design affects every aspect of your business:

  • User Experience – Can they find the information and products they’re looking for to maintain interest in your brand, regardless of what device they use?
  • Revenue and conversion: Does the design encourage website visitors to complete checkout and make a purchase?
  • Brand Perception: Does every aspect of your ecommerce website convey the brand promise that makes your business special?

These are the questions our customers have been asking for years, and we have the answers. The articles, guides and curated examples below will show you what customers are looking for — and how you can achieve it. You’ll learn:

  • How to implement responsive design so that customers have a seamless experience on your site
  • The best design elements to use on your store
  • How to unlock the power of your ecommerce platform to create a truly unique design
  • When it may be the right time to redesign your website — and how to do it without disrupting sales
  • Why customizing your website is worth the extra effort — and how to do it in practically no time at all

BigCommerce News

Small and Mid-Sized Retailers See Largest Cyber Week Online Sales Ever

/ 3 min read

Black Friday online sales this year topped $3 billion for the first time ever, hitting $3.34 billion, a 21.6% increase…

Read More

BigCommerce News

How to Capitalize on $94 Billion in Online Holiday Revenue

/ 11 min read

Holiday sales are projected to increase 3.3% across the board this year in the U.S. For online revenue specifically, eMarketer…

Read More


Never miss a post

We’re here to help you grow your business and succeed selling online. Are you with us? Join over 100,000 ecommerce experts to receive weekly ecommerce tips, strategies, and news – all without ever having to leave your inbox.

Product News

10 Most Profitable Ecommerce Innovations of 2016 – And Exactly How They Did It

/ 29 min read

Innovation lives at the intersection of what you want your brand to be and what it currently is.  It’s the…

Read More

Ecommerce Design

How To Drive Sales & Solve The Mobile Conversion Problem in The New Mobile-First World

/ 4 min read

This past summer, Exxel Outdoors, the parent company to multiple outdoor brands including Kelty and Sierra Designs, overhauled all seven…

Read More


The Best Ecommerce Platform for Growing Sales

BigCommerce customers close 34% more online sales than stores on other platforms, and save up to $100,000 on maintenance and application costs. You don’t have the time or money to stay put.

Start your free trial

Ecommerce Marketing

How Selling on eBay Can Future Proof Your Ecommerce Business in 2017

/ 5 min read

My co-founder, Maxim Godin, and I launched our first ecommerce business back in 2008 –– on eBay. In the past 8…

Read More

Ecommerce Marketing

Access 165,000,000 Potential New Customers on eBay with One Click from BigCommerce

/ 2 min read

Today, BigCommerce merchants can begin to sell to more than 165 million buyers worldwide through the industry’s first-ever native integration…

Read More