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Registrations open for PayFast eCommerce Virtual Summit
Unpacking how local entrepreneurs can grow and scale their own ecommerce businesses amid increasing competition, the PayFast eCommerce Virtual Summit will take place from 26 to 29 May 2022.
What is a Scrum Master?
Scrum has been around since the early 1990s, guiding teams through the journey of delivering value, incrementally, in an environment where the work is complex and there are a lot of unknowns.
PayFast launches store card payment method with RCS
Online payment gateway PayFast has partnered with consumer finance business, RCS, to launch a new payment method that enables consumers to make purchases using a range of store cards within the RCS stable of finance brands.
Easy steps to a winning ecommerce strategy
For the next Cracking the Code of Ecommerce webinar, PayFast and uAfrica are pleased to bring you one of the most knowledgeable ecommerce experts in South Africa, Warrick Kernes.
How Illumina Lighting transformed to Lighting.co.za
There are success stories out there of brick and mortar stores reinventing themselves by going online.
Peter Harvey says goodbye to the DPO Group
Ecommerce entrepreneur Peter Harvey, who founded PayGate in 1999 and managed the company’s merger with the DPO Group in 2016 and PayFast in 2019, will be leaving the group at the end of February 2022.
Cracking the code of ecommerce: The real value of deliveries
Join this chat with the founders of the ecommerce and marketplace fulfilment platform, Parcel iT who will share their story, their processes and their passion for ecommerce in South Africa.
PayFast’s top 5 payment trends for 2022
Emerging from the latest PayFast Ecommerce Performance (PEP) Index, PayFast believes the theme for 2022 will be frictionless payment processes that minimise the barriers of buying
How NEST Designs is creating childhood memories
The founders of NEST Designs, a South African online store specialising in youth furniture, understood the importance of creating a safe and warm environment for children to grow up in.
PayFast launches second Ecommerce Performance Index
South Africa’s retail sector has entered the age of ecommerce, with total online retail sales expected to reach R42-billion by the end of 2021.
Black Friday 2021 breaks PayFast records once again
Following a record-breaking Black Friday/Cyber Monday period in 2020, it’s not surprising that this year PayFast once again broke records.
Introducing Buy Now Pay Later with MoreTyme
PayFast announces the addition of a Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) payment option with MoreTyme by TymeBank.
How to prepare your online store for Black Friday 2021
To ensure a successful Black Friday, it’s important to have a strategy in place to make sure you have all the resources needed to meet your customers’ expectations and to avoid any nasty surprises.
A guide to help you start or grow your ecommerce business
PayFast have launched the PayFast Guide to Going Online to help turn your hobby or idea into a successful online business or side hustle.
PayFast says goodbye to its founder, Jonathan Smit
After fourteen years at the helm of PayFast, Jonathan Smit stepped down at the end of August to prepare for a new chapter.
5 ways to grow your social media community
Social media provides a space where digital entrepreneurs like you can give your brand a voice and personality, make connections with your followers, listen to their feedback and solve their problems.
What is POPIA and how does it affect your online business?
As of 1 July 2021, the Personal Protection of Information Act (POPIA) officially came into effect to protect every South African’s personal information and privacy.
4 social media tips to drive traffic to your online store
In this day and age social media is a godsend for digital entrepreneurs. It’s not only one of the most effective ways of promoting your brand and business online, but also for engaging with your community and attracting new customers.
How O’live turned handmade soap into a profitable business
The story of O’live is a heartwarming one that’s centred around compassion and promoting a natural lifestyle.
3 ecommerce security tips to keep your online store secure
You need to make sure your website is secure for both you and your customers. The last thing your business can afford is to put your customers and brand at risk.
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