We just activated SSL for all shops by default, so your shop is reachable via HTTPS now.
All existing and new shops get this SSL certificate free of charge!
Some weeks ago a merchant lost control of his shop because he forgot to extend his domain. So we build a new early warning system to alert you in case your domain expires. We will send you an email! You can also check your domains expiration date in the shop preferences:As you can read in the screenshot the data when your domain expires is from the whois database so it may be inaccurate. In case of doubt please consult the whois database provided by your domains registrar!
In the light of current developments: Please check, if your email address is working! Go to your “contact us” page and verify the email address:You have the possibility to change the address in your shops’ preferences: If you are searching for the tutorial how to enable email for your domain take a look here.
We just added some more meta information to the shops. To point out our credibility we added icons of accepted payment methods like VISA, Mastercard, paysafecard or Sofortueberweisung.de. To protect children we added links to different children protection systems Cyber Patrol, Safesurf, NetNanny and CyberSitter:Another possibility is to add ICRA to your shop. See this howto to get started!
We also added some more information about paysafecard (“What is a paysafecard?, “Where to buy a paysafecard?”, “How to use a paysafecard?”) when joining:This is a feature request by hornyvibes.com and adeleschwarz.com.
We always try to improve the search engine ratings of our shops. A big step in the right direction is the feature
friendly_id, which has been released today:
This is of course a very simple and effective way to improve your position at Google et al.!
As already announced to all merchants via email, we now offer a simple banner exchange between those shopmaker merchants willing to participate.
This is how it looks: