How to Survive COVID-19 as a small business

How to Survive COVID-19 As a Small Business

The COVID-19/Coronavirus situation has been a serious matter, and its effect on retailers across all industries has been palpable. We cover the pandemic’s impact on shipping and e-commerce in another […]

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UPS and FedEx Holiday Shipping Cutoff Dates

Being a business owner means having to know how late gifts can be shipped and still be received on time. If you’re looking for USPS holiday shipping deadlines, check them […]

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2021 USPS Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Announcing 2021 holiday shipping deadlines for USPS! The 2021 USPS holiday shipping deadlines have been announced, and it’s time to mark your calendars…or simply bookmark this page and check the […]


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Holiday Shipping and Email Tips for Small Businesses

The holiday season represents a significant opportunity for smaller businesses. It’s a chance to prove how well you can compete against bigger players in the market without letting yourself get […]

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USPS Temporary Rate Increases 2021

USPS has announced that they will implement their USPS Temporary Rate Increase once again for the peak holiday season. These increased rates will apply to many of the most popular […]


Offer Free Shipping to Sell More this Holiday Season

Including free shipping as part of your e-commerce shipping strategy this holiday season can potentially increase your sales. It’s also the best way to keep up with the online giants. It’s […]

2021 USPS Parcel Select Ground Shipping Rates

2021 Parcel Select Ground Shipping Rates

This article has been updated to reflect 2021 United States Postal Service parcel select ground rates, which went into effect on January 27, 2021. We’re continuing our breakdowns of the […]


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How Splitting Orders Can Save On Shipping

Splitting orders for an e-commerce store can be a smart shipping strategy. It’s also something that is a crucial element of a robust shipping platform. ShippingEasy recently revamped our customers’ […]

What are USPS Flat Rate Boxes and How Can You Use Them?

Flat Rate Shipping: What Are USPS Flat Rate Boxes? [Updated for 2021]

Flat rate shipping is a highly underutilized shipping method because not all merchants know what options are available. We see the question all the time, “What are USPS Flat Rate […]


How to ship musical instruments efficiently and save money when selling on reverb - by ShippingEasy

How to Ship Musical Instruments (and Save!)

When you sell musical supplies on a marketplace like Reverb, Amazon, or eBay, one of your biggest challenges is having to figure out how to ship musical instruments. Due to […]

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What Is the Cheapest & Best Way to Ship Clothing?

More and more shoppers’ first instinct when shopping for clothes is to head online now. There are a number of contributing factors to this, such as more relaxed return policies, […]