If you’re starting a new business (or have had this idea in your head for a long time), we share the experiences and advice of 7 Argentine entrepreneurs who have decided to use Tiendanube in their projects and have something to tell you that will surely help you as well. 😉 We hope these keys will help you take the first step towards fulfilling your dream of being your own boss.
What are the initial fears?
Many Argentine entrepreneurs agree Main challenges of a digital company You have to deal with controlling inventory, creating good product descriptions and getting used to online payment methods.
Gabrielle, from Chimi:
I think that one of the fears was not having all the products in stock all the time, since our production is practically on demand. But Tiendanube gives you the opportunity to keep the stock unlimited and we add a notice in the description with a maximum delay time in the manufacture of our products of 7 to 10 business days in case of no stock.
Julia, off MamaQuilla:
The biggest fear was not being able to meet the demand. I was afraid that I wouldn’t be able to keep up with the sales as my work is 100% handmade and each product takes time. On the other hand, it was the first selling experience with virtual payments. So the biggest fear was whether the money would actually get to me.
This is how you get the first sales
A reliable and secure ecommerce platform is essential to start an online business. But once the site is online, many entrepreneurs in Argentina are wondering: How do I start selling?
There are many things that can be done to get sales and on this blog We’ll give you advice and best practices to make it happen.
Here are some tips straight from Argentinian entrepreneurs using Tiendanube:
dahlia, from TRUST:
It is very important to us to take good photos and to comment on the use and specificity of each product. Our customers are very interested in knowing what each product is used for or what energy works. Our magic is to help the customer know what they are looking for.
John, from Mohammed:
We advertise on Facebook, our main online sales tool. Between Facebook and Tiendanube, they form an excellent team! The best strategy is always to have a product that people love, know how to show it off, and that’s easy to get. In these last two points, the Tiendanube is crucial because it is easy to navigate and allows you to zoom in to see the products and the flow: shopping is fun and almost never hassles.
Guadeloupe, from Bercia:
The strategy that works best is to generate weekly “For Today Only” offers with great discounts that will keep the customer interested not only in the day’s promotion but also in the ones that follow.
What’s better than knowing what other e-commerce veterans advise to be successful with an online shop? Heed what these entrepreneurs have to tell you:
dolphinout of Kyoto:
Everything is based on a strategy and good content on social networks. The strategy is put together, then the content, and then the Instagram. Nowadays we think that with smartphones we can be photographer, community manager and designer at the same time and that’s a big mistake. As much as possible, each thing must be done by the person who dedicates himself to it, in this way the result will be richer and more positive for the brand. Think of everything that is published as a gigantography in the heart of Lugones!
Martin, from Clara & Yolk:
There is a new way of working, the Internet has changed the rules of the game and the cost of starting a business has dropped significantly. This opens the doors for many people who have the dream of being able to work and do what they love. I think that is possible today. The advice is to encourage, associate and open up the possibilities.
Now it’s your turn!
These were just a few testimonials from entrepreneurs in Argentina who are already successfully selling online using the Tiendanube platform. Are you ready to start your own ecommerce story? Build your e-commerce with Tiendanube and sell like a pro.