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How to Build a Costumes eCommerce Website

How to Build a
Costumes eCommerce Website

If espionage is your game, you probably have a good handle on disguises. Maybe you’re just a Halloween fanatic looking to cash in on your love of dressing up. Whatever the reason, learning how to build a costumes eCommerce website is easier than ever before. Today’s technology is simple to use and integrates plenty of great features that can help you get off the ground DIY style.

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3dcart's Unique Advantages for Costumes Websites
  • Fractional Quantities
    Allow customers to order fractions of yards for the different fabrics available.
  • Minimum and Maximum
    Ability to set Minimum and Maximum order quantities or each fabric.
  • Bulk Order Feature
    Allow customers to place large orders for different types of fabrics from the same page.

Software is a crucial part of establishing a successful online business.
Software is a crucial part of establishing a successful online business.

A little bit of research and some hard work is the best recipe to get your store started. Research your competitors, the market, popular costume brands—and don’t forget to spend time figuring out which technology best suits your store. As you set out to learn how to build a costumes eCommerce website, take a look at some of these tips to get you moving on the
right foot.

Your software shouldn’t be scary
Your software shouldn’t

be scary. In fact, it should be a breeze for you to navigate, regardless of how much tech experience you have. Software is a crucial part of establishing a successful online business.
You want a company that is there for you. That means dedicated support without long waits, available on demand at any time of the day.


If your software seems intimidating, it very well might be. As you learn how to build a costume eCommerce store, take your software platform into serious consideration.

Create your identity and post it
Create your identity and post it

You’re about to start a company, so you’ll need a name and corresponding brand information. Dig deep and create an identity for your brand. Then, upload it into your online store. Make sure to create an ‘about’ page that accurately represents your store. Choose a URL that reflects your name well. Plaster your name on every page of your site.

Upload your products, complete with pictures
Upload your products, complete with pictures

When you’re ready, it’s time to upload the products into your store. You shouldn’t have to do this manually; instead, you should have a bulk upload feature. Then, you can go back and fine-tune the information as you continue to learn how to build a costume eCommerce website.


Of course, you’re starting a costume store so you’ll want plenty of visuals. Find a software platform that has a strong, built-in picture editor and upload pictures that correspond to the products. Use models and high-res images for a strong
visual presence.

Select shipping methods that make sense
Select shipping methods that make sense

for your business. To get your products to their destinations, you’ll want to work with a reliable, affordable shipping provider. Your shopping cart software solution should have easy ways to integrate with popular shipping companies like FedEx and UPS. Having a direct feed to your shipping provider is a crucial part of learning how to build a costume eCommerce website the
right way.

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