- Those working in the eCommerce solutions industry know that the competition in this field is fierce. This is good news for merchants, especially for new online sellers because this competition has led to some special, tempting deals. In fact, many eCommerce-related things are now free. For instance, it is not difficult to find great free eCommerce templates.
- There are many people who are new to the world of eCommerce and these people are usually skeptical about using free eCommerce website templates. This is quite natural because when eCommerce platforms have started providing templates for free, they looked really bad. It was obvious that they were offered for free and the designers didn’t make any effort to make them look more interesting or at least practical.
- However, in the last few years, the designs of free templates for eCommerce have improved a lot. Most designers tend to create free templates with a simple, minimalistic and clean design. They are also using different color schemes and combinations and there are thematic designs too which mean that online store owners don’t have to think a lot before choosing an eCommerce template suitable for their specific business.
- What is important to understand is that the overall appearance of the website doesn’t depend only on the appearance of the templates. You can use other elements without spending a penny in order to enhance the visual appearance of your website and boost its functionality at the same time.
- For instance, you can add a content slider. Most people are well-aware of the fact that photos and images can grab the attention of visitors and make them stay around for a while. Some experts suggest the use of animations and videos for this purpose. In any case, you should try everything and see how the audience responds.
- The best part is that many eCommerce website templates include content sliders. These elements are customizable which means that you can change the size, add links and place these sliders on any page of the website.
- Before you choose a free eCommerce template, it’s a smart move to think about what you want your website to look like. In case you lack inspiration, you can always check the websites of your competitors. There are so many options out there that we are more than sure that you will find what’s right for your website.
— iZooto (@iZootoTeam) 16 août 2017