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Driving sales through Social Media

clock April 18, 2013 06:53 by author Fahmeda A - Parcel Pete's Helper

The rise and rise of online retailers has been and will continue to be phenomenal. With various selling platforms available at an affordable rate it’s easy to get your small online business up and running in no time. ipostparcels.com is an example of the new era online businesses, all that we do is online and we’ve noticed that a lot of customers are also online retailers


Social Media for your Business

Many big name retailers have tried selling directly in the social space and have had their fingers burnt. Don’t invest in technology to actually transact on your social space when your e-commerce platform is only a click away.

Use social media to interact with customers and build a community. It will help you develop your brand’s tone of voice and make you more familiar to potential customers. A few ways to develop social media to drive sales is by offering exclusive content. Make your content share-worthy this can be done via imagery or simple wording and incentives for things such as offers, promotions and new campaigns.  The more share worthy your content is the more potential customers it will reach.


Key Online Business Drivers

As well as engaging into social media its important you don’t forget the fundamentals of ensuring online business growth such as supply & demand, website functionality, customer services and delivery service.

Whether you offer customers next day delivery or 2-3 day delivery it’s integral to offer them a cheap & reliable service.

 



Get the most out of the January Sales

clock January 3, 2013 11:22 by author Fahmeda A - Parcel Pete's Helper

The January sales are a bargain hunters dream, it’s the best time to get yourself a discounted treat as well as trade in some unwanted gifts from the festive period. However, it’s a battlefield out there and ipostparcels.com are here to give you a few handy tips to get through it all.

List it:

Rummaging through the sales can be stressful and you’ll always end up picking up things you don’t need and therefore not actually making any savings. Our top tip here it to list things you need beforehand and the shops you need to go to.

Sell it:

If you do end up buying a whole load of unnecessary items it can sometimes be difficult to get a refund as most sale items are exchange only. So the next best thing for unwanted good and Christmas presents is eBay. Quick and easy to set up an account and you can even make some money. Just to make it even easier for you to sell you can take advantage of our next day delivery and eBay services we offer.

Online Shopping:

Online shopping is far easier, everything you want right in front of you without all the hassle searching through the mass rails of clothing.  With flexible delivery options it’s a win win situation for most products and with various voucher codes and cash back alternatives available you may be able to get some more money off.

So now that you’re armed with some handy tips, go grab yourself a bargain and if you don’t like it then sell it, we’ll come and collect your parcel and deliver it on the next day!



The easy way to send eBay parcels

clock September 18, 2012 05:24 by author Parcel Pete

Selling goods on eBay is a great way to earn some extra cash and get rid of items that you don’t use anymore. But, as eBay has grown more popular, buyers have grown to expect more from the people they are buying from. As Internet shopping grows more convenient and delivery times become faster, buyer are no longer prepared to wait weeks for their eBay purchases to arrive. Thankfully, ipostparcels.com provides a quick, easy and convenient way to send eBay parcels.

If you’re looking for a fast and affordable parcel delivery service, look no further than ipostparcels. We provide a service with the understanding that packages come in many different shapes and sizes, and can cater our service to meet your exact requirements. www.ipostparcels.com offers a wide range of delivery options, including next day delivery, and specialist services for extra-large, high value. You can even choose to be notified when your parcel has reached its destination, putting an end to costly eBay errors. What's more you can link your eBay account to ipostparcels to download delivery details.

Using an eBay courier can make your life much simpler. No one has time to wait in lengthy queues at the post office to get a parcel delivered. We can collect your parcel from any address in the UK, and take it directly to its destination the very next day. If you would like to pursue eBay selling professionally, the convenience of ipostparcels make us a good option, enabling you to sell and send packages at an extremely fast past. Using ipostparcels really is the easy way to send eBay parcels.



eBay it with express delivery

clock April 16, 2012 12:04 by author Parcel Pete

When you need to buy, sell, or send something in a hurry, the internet is absolutely indispensable. Easy home access to a global market means that everyone can buy and sell from their living room, meaning price is more representative than ever and competition for even the most unusual and unlikely goods can be rife. That's a bonus for eBay sellers, who often get more for their goods on an online auction than they ever would selling them in a shop where they'd have to rely on foot traffic to get interest as well tackling the associated costs of having a physical shop.

If you sell something unusual, eBay really is a blessing, not least because it is so effective at appearing in search engine searches. It can be the best place to get a good price for that bit of cult memorabilia or your hand-sewn doilies... however, amateur eBayers beware, because a single bit of bad feedback can wreak havoc with your ratings! However, help is at hand to make sure that you remain an exemplary eBayer and can offer potential customers the holy internet grail which is express parcel delivery!

Here at ipostparcels.com we've quite literally made it our business to get goods from one place to another. We can offer guaranteed next day parcel delivery from and to anywhere in the UK from only £3.74. That also includes a free collection, £50 free cover, delivery notifications and full online tracking. These are the aspects that will enable you to offer a professional service whether you ship few or many items through eBay each week.

Furthermore, we’ve made things even easier for you – you can even link your eBay account with ipostparcels.com to enable you to pull through delivery details for your sold items. So what are you waiting for? Why keep your buyers waiting? Try our next day parcel collection and delivery today.

 



Tomorrow is only a day away!

clock March 26, 2012 12:01 by author Parcel Pete

Gone are the days of waiting around in anticipation for 3-5 days waiting for your parcel to arrive. With ipostparcels.com we offer next day delivery as well as collecting your parcels from your door or place of work.

You also have the added peace of mind that by placing your order direct with ipostparcels.com, you’ll get £50 cover as a standard as well as fully accessible online tracking and delivery notifications.

This is also a brilliant way to boost your ratings on eBay. By offering your customers cheap next day delivery, you can’t go wrong. What customer doesn’t want their purchases as soon as they’ve brought them?!

Got anything urgent you need to send? Worried your parcel won’t make it to your receiver on time? Say goodbye to those woes and hello to ipostparcels.com next day delivery service. From as little as £3.74 you can have peace of mind knowing your parcels are being delivered the very next day.

A fast, reliable, hassle free service all from £3.74! So go on, don’t make your receiver wait any longer give them something to smile about by getting their parcel delivered next day.



Make us your No.1 eBay courier

clock March 19, 2012 11:28 by author Parcel Pete

Everyone is always looking for better deals regarding the courier companies that they use for the delivery of items sold on eBay. When selling items through eBay it only enhances the chances that you are going to sell your item if the shipping prices you offer are competitive. With a fast and efficient service, there's also more chance of getting positive feedback from your buyer.

This is particularly true if you are sending your parcels or packets next day, which can cost quite a bit if sending through Royal Mail. This is where ipostparcels.com can offer some of the best prices for cheap eBay courier services in the UK - from only £3.74 +VAT. This next day delivery service includes a free collection, £50 worth of free cover and delivery notifications. You can also choose from options for proof of delivery and timed delivery slots should you need it.

Being a part of the UK Mail group we have the network and vehicles to be able to pick up your parcel anywhere in the UK for next day delivery. If you are required to organise the pick-up yourself from an eBay seller, then ipostparcels.com is one of your best options. Our couriers can easily perform this task, and all at a very cost-effective price. A lot of this has to do with our experience in understanding how eBay works.

To make life even easier we also allow members to link their eBay account with our website to allow you to import parcel details as well as delivery information

All you have to do is get a quote and book on our website. It really is that simple. Our prices only change according to the size of the package, but you can ascertain a quick quote from us free of charge to see how much you can save.




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