Best Practices


Your Guide to: Managing Your Online Parts Counter
Your Guide To Pricing Best Practices
A key driver of sales for your website is pricing. How you price parts and accessories online will depend on your business’ goals. Following these steps will help you price your parts and accessories so you can meet your online objectives...
Pricing for Your Market
When you’re setting up your online site, it’s essential to take the time to figure out proper pricing for your parts and accessories store. It can be difficult to find the balance between profit and volume for your dealership, while stil...
Measuring Success
Gross Profit and Sales Volume are significant indicators of a well-performing business. The SimplePart Control Panel makes it simple to track metrics important to you, while offering additional performance reporting to help monitor the success of yo...
Make the Most of Your Digital Marketing
Are you getting the best results for your online site’s marketing investments? We have a few tips to ensure you’re making your advertising dollars matter. Market your site through your dealership’s existing outlets.  Collabo...
Enhance Site Performance with SimplePart’s Promotional Tools
Running sales promotions on your website, giving out coupons and sending promotional emails to existing clients are all great ways to generate more sales.  At SimplePart we regularly run marketing promotions for our dealers and OEM partners. O...
Your Guide to: Shipping Best Practices
TaxJar Integration
TaxJar allows you to more accurately calculate sales taxes for your customers based on their shipping address, and it can be tailored to only collect taxes in the states you choose.
Inventory Display Update
  We’re always improving the functionality of our e-commerce sites in order to provide you with a platform that maximizes your online sales. With this in mind, we wanted to let you know about our newest update, which will be effective fr...
Prepping for Spring Promotions
Spring is a busy time for promotions. Here are some tips to make sure your store is ready to handle the increase in orders:
How This Works: The Product Questions Module
Your Guide to the Affirm Integration
SimplePart is proud to announce that we’re now supporting Affirm! With this new integration, if you use Affirm in your dealership, you now have another payment option available to use to collect payments on your SimplePart website. If...
Your Guide to the Sunbit Integration
SimplePart now provides yet another payment option for your VW Online Parts Counter: Sunbit. Sunbit is a “buy now, pay over time” technology that provides a simple interface for purchase financing, and it will fit seamlessly into your current program website. Since customers increasingly expect “buy now pay later” payment options, Sunbit will be a particularly useful tool for you as a dealer.