20 Ecommerce Experts Share Advice To Help You Grow Your Business In 2020


Can you believe it’s the year 2020? Shouldn’t we all be teleporting and using hoverboards by now? In any case, with the new year comes the opportunity to look back and learn from what marketers are doing to grow their online businesses. To do so, we reached out to 20 ecommerce experts to get actionable advice on what businesses need to do to generate the most money and make 2020 their best year yet.

In this deck, you’ll hear from experts at Gorgias, Shopify Plus, The Sill, and other brands just like you, who have cracked the code on all things ecommerce. Grab a snack and hop in the DeLorean, we’re heading to the future of ecommerce marketing.

Top 4 Ecommerce Marketing Takeaways for 2020:

  • Focus on channels you own
  • Connect with your audience and find your niche
  • Set appropriate goals, and make sure to track them
  • Don’t forget about the basics

What advice will you be acting on in the new year? As Doc from Back to the Future once said, “If you put your mind to it you can accomplish anything”. And if you ever need help, just give us a holler – Privy’s got your back.

This article was originally published by our friends at Privy.

About the author

Steve Hutt

Steve has entrepreneurship in his DNA. In the early days of online commerce, he achieved Power Seller status at eBay, which then propelled him to become a founding partner of, a contact lens, and eyewear retailer. After a successful exit from his startup, he embarked on his next journey into agency work in e-commerce and digital strategy.

Currently, Steve is part of the Merchant Success Team at Shopify Plus, where he is a Strategic Advisor helping brands continue to grow and scale with the Shopify Commerce Platform.

To maintain a competitive edge and life of learning mantra, Steve also hosts and produces a top-rated weekly podcast show, eCommerce Fastlane, where he interviews Shopify partners and subject matter experts who share the latest marketing strategy, tactics, platforms, and must-have apps, to help Shopify brands build and scale lifetime customer loyalty.