The Website Design Process

Debbie will meet with you for 30 minutes to discuss your vision of your site, what you like, don't like and explain the process.  You'll be given some "homework" of things you need to do that have to deal with your personal information.  The cost for a new website is $600. If you are a Gift Basket Association member, you can use your membership discount.

Basic Features:

  • Attractively expert designed, modern website with your logo (if any) and preferred color scheme and background image
  • Your company information on the greeting card
  • Dropshipping services of all gifts with tracking information 

Hosted Website Features:

  • Sell unlimited products including GMA, your own designs and even other dropshippers!
  • Product options such as color, size and customized greeting message entry and gift wrapping
  • Expert Set Up including upload of product spreadsheets, logos, associated images and color schemes of your choice
  • Domain name registration or connection to already owned domain name

Modern Storefront with Amazing Features:

  • Homepage carousel builder (up to three rotating images)
  • Works on all popular web browsers and has a web-based control panel (make changes from anywhere)
  • Coupons, Discounts, Gift Certificates & Wish Lists
  • Ratings and Reviews
  • Product comparisons
  • Search capability
  • Promotions: buy one get one free, free shipping over $x, etc.
  • Integration with any live chat software
  • Unlimited categories and sub-categories
  • Ability to embed videos via You Tube to product pages
  • Sale pricing and free shipping capable

Operational Support:

  • Full order management from the time an order is placed to the time it ships, we handle all orders related to GMA products.  You handle all orders that are from other companies and your own designs.
  • Product management including adding of new products, removing of discontinued and suspension of out of stock products.
  • Seasonal product uploads including categories, products and all images.
  • Customer address book (import and export)
  • Unlimited Email Accounts
  • Email or print invoices and receipts
  • Mobile website for handheld and tablet devices
  • Upload as many photos as you'd like (up to 3 GB of storage)
  • Thumbnail, full size and SuperZoom instant photo resizing

Integrated Website Marketing:

  • Social Networking integration with iContact, MailChimp or Constant Contact.
  • Newsletter integration including CSV customer export
  • Ability to sell on Facebook, eBay and Google Shopping
  • Built-in Blog

 Orders & Checkout:

  • Single page checkout
  • Refunds and store credits
  • Customized and automated order emails to your clients
  • Merchant Services through Stripe and Paypal.  Additional merchants are available.
  • Flat rate ground shipping capable
  • Ability to manually enter, change, update, cancel or refund orders 

Search Engine Optimization (SEO):

  • Custom category, product and web page URL's
  • SEO-friendly title tags, product and category links
  • XML sitemap for Google Webmaster Tools

Social Networking:

  • "Like" and "share" buttons per product and Pinterest Rich Pin support
  • AddThis butotn for sharing to popular social media sites
  • Standard social media icons

Report Tools & Support:

  • 20+ performance reports
  • Top 20 customer reports
  • Bestselling product reports
  • Profit reports
  • Visitor and conversion reports
  • 24/7 Phone, Email & Chat Support direct with Big Commerce
  • Big Commerce University Training Classes
  • Classes held by Debbie Q on standard and advanced techniques

Tax Rates & Settings:

  • Automated sales tax setup for the United States
  • State based tax zones

Security & Storage:

  • Level 1 certified PCI compliant
  • Enterprise grade networking architecture
  • Hacker-deterrent security provisioning
  • Shared SSL certificate or the ability to purchase your own and upload
  • 3 GB Storage for images and videos

Additional add-ons available at an extra charge:

  • Cosmetic updates such as graphic changes for sales and promotions or seasonal graphics
  • Ability to calculate shipping based on weight, distance and carrier
  • A page for a specific industry or customer with "their" gifts
  • Accounting software connectivity
  • Set up of newsletter service including template creation and initial upload of all contacts
  • Newsletter creation and dispatch
  • Promotional email creation and dispatch.
  • Facebook page creation including all graphics
  • Twitter page creation including all graphics
  • LinkedIN page creation including all graphics
  • Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIN social networking posting
  • Graphic design such as business cards, brochures, rack cards, posters, signage and other materials as needed
  • Coaching with Debbie Q.
  • Photoshop services.

We recommend joining The Gift Basket Association to receive special discounts on

additional services offered by Gift Marketing Alliance.  Choose from silver, gold or platinum!