Blog Roundup: The Top 10 FastSpring Blog Posts of 2018

Caitie Gonzalez
By Caitie Gonzalez

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It has been a very interesting year for the world. This is especially true for the ecommerce industry as well! I mean, who can forget the GDPR?

At FastSpring, we’ve been hard at work not only building the best-in-class ecommerce platform, but also staying up-to-date on all of the popular trends, news, and tips that help our readers sell more around the world. We are proud of the content we have produced throughout the year.

In case you’ve missed something, here’s a list of the top 10 blog posts from 2018 that you don’t want to miss as you gear up for 2019.

1. Successful Ecommerce Business Models: Which One Is Right for You?

B2B, B2C, and B2G business model for ecommerce

Are you B2B or B2C? Maybe a little bit of both? Find the best business model for your product or service with this helpful blog post.

2. Are You Ready to be GDPR Compliant?

(GDPR) General Data Protection Regulation Compliant Checklist

This post is a great refresher to help you understand what the General Data Protection Regulation is all about, what it means for businesses around the world, and what FastSpring’s ecommerce platform has done to be GDPR compliant.

3. How WordPress is Powering Businesses Around the World


Take a look at this post to learn more about why businesses choose WordPress to power their website and the FastSpring plugin for WordPress that makes it easier than ever for businesses to run their online store.

4. Why You Should Care About the Wayfair State Tax Ruling

Implications of Wayfair Tax Ruling for ecommerce

Taxes are in a state of constant evolution. Check out this post to learn more about the Supreme Court ruling that affects the way state sales taxes are calculated and collected.

5. The Power of Recurring Revenue for Software, Subscriptions, SaaS, and Digital Content

recurring revenue for SaaS

Wondering how you can boost your revenue stream? Explore how businesses earn more and grow with consistent, recurring revenue models.

6. How to Drive Traffic with Affiliate Marketing and Paid Media

drive traffic with affiliate marketing

If you’re looking for a new way to drive traffic to your website, Affiliate marketing may be the answer. Learn more about Affiliate marketing, and some tips for running a successful program.

7. The Benefits of Price Localization on Your Website

benefits price localization

Are your customers global? If you’re selling online, the answer is most likely yes. See how localizing your pricing will increase sales for your business.

8. 5 Hidden Ecommerce Costs You Need to Know About

hidden costs ecommerce

Don’t let your business miss out on revenue. Find out what costs you may be paying with a disjointed ecommerce solution.

9. Ready Player One: A Lesson in Virtual Reality and Digital Commerce

virtual reality and digital commerce

Rapid technological advancements in VR and AR are changing the way we shop online. Check out how businesses are adapting.

10. 3 Strategies for Success in the Global Ecommerce Market

global ecommerce market: online selling

Is your business ready to take advantage of the next wave of global ecommerce growth? Get up to speed with these three strategies.

We hope you enjoyed catching up on the best of the best from the FastSpring blog. Our goal is to provide content that is helpful, inspiring, and dare we say it—a little fun! If you want to stay in the loop on the latest and greatest from the FastSpring blog, please subscribe.

See you in 2019!

Caitie Gonzalez

Caitie’s background in social media and content marketing combined with her creative nature led her to a career in content creation. Caitie has experience in creating content for social media, blogs, websites, and video. When Caitie isn’t busy creating educational and entertaining content, you can find her walking her dog, watching movies, and playing video games.
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