Sean Edgar

Content Wrangler at 2Checkout

​Sean Edgar is a writer, editor, photographer, and marketing literato based out of the Midwest. A former NYC fixture at various music magazines and websites, Sean holds an MBA in Marketing & Innovation and currently wrangles content for 2Checkout.


Articles by Sean Edgar:

March 10, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s New E-Book, “Tips for International Shipping”

You’ve developed a mesmerizing marketing campaign, maintained a world-wide social presence, and hosted a site that can translate any language...
November 6, 2013

2Checkout Podcast #1: Welcome to 2Checkout

In 2Checkout’s very first podcast, CEO Tom Dailey and Product Manager Bob Zabloudil sit down with Content Wrangler Sean Edgar to introduce...
May 22, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s Free E-Book, “25 Tips to Master International SEO”

Search engine optimization (SEO) is essential for not only guaranteeing that your e-commerce site is seen, but also spread, shared, and valued....
January 14, 2014

Brink’s and 2Checkout Partner to Launch Brink’s Checkout

2Checkout has recently banded together with the security gurus at Brink’s to launch Brink’s Checkout, a new payment processing...
March 10, 2014

2Checkout Offers Instant Underwriting for New U.S. Merchants

2Checkout has quicker underwriting process for new U.S. merchants We empathize with anyone who’s in a hurry. Especially online...
November 11, 2013

Convert Website Visitors into Buyers: 5 Psychological Principles Applied to Shopping Cart Conversion

​Have you ever wondered how to prove your security chops to potential buyers hesitant to share credit card info? Or have you ever puzzled...
May 28, 2014

2Checkout Launches Quarterly Fraud Index Report To Monitor Global Online Payment Scams

Fraud and online security are two of the biggest concerns we hear about from our merchants on a consistent basis. What countries have the most...
January 16, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s New E-Book, “The Guide to Chinese Social Media”

Welcome to China. Internet penetration stands at 42%, 91% of that population visits social media sites, and the country hosts 75,000,000 more...
March 20, 2014

2Checkout Guest Lecture: Closing the E-Commerce Sale with Grant Cardone

Yesterday, 2Checkout hosted a Google Hangout session with sales guru Grant Cardone, focusing on the different ways online businesses can...
November 18, 2013

2Checkout Podcast #2: Brand & Visual Identity with Steff Geissbuhler

In 2Checkout’s second podcast, brand identity legend Steff Geissbuhler steps in for a guest lecture on how e-commerce merchants can design...
June 5, 2014

2Checkout Redesigns Banking Wizard

We’re excited to announce some new updates to our Banking Wizard, the system 2Checkout merchants use to set up their payment profile and...
April 9, 2014

A Few Words on the Heartbleed Bug

#HeartBleed Yeah, we know: the recent Heartbleed fiasco is kind of a big deal, and the news avalanche that’s followed...
March 31, 2014

2Checkout Announces ‘Inline Checkout’

#InlineAt 2Checkout, we’re devoted to empowering merchants with a universal solution to accept online payments on a global scale, without...
November 20, 2013

10 Tips to Increase Sales at Home and Abroad | 2Checkout

As you may have already noticed, 2Checkout truly speaks to an international audience. Only a small fraction of our users operate within the...
August 22, 2014

2Checkout Partners with WooThemes

2Checkout is excited to announce a new partnership with WooThemes, the most popular e-commerce plugin for Wordpress. With this new integration,...
January 21, 2014

An Open Letter to WePay Customers: Feel the Hosted Checkout Love

Our distinguished competition at WePay recently announced the decision to completely retire their hosted checkout option, effective March 12th....
April 1, 2014

2Checkout Expands Payments Options for Klingon Merchants

We are happy to announce 2Checkout is available to Kligon merchants from the Star Trek universe2Checkout is positively ecstatic to announce a new...
November 19, 2013

Welcome to 2Checkout’s Redesigned Vendor Area

If clothes make the man, then clarity, code, and a bottomless pit of espresso make an user interface. And our Vendor Area (VA) was in dire need...
April 8, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s Free E-Book, “The Guide to E-Commerce Fraud”

Is there anything more discouraging than establishing an online business only to see bad actors, fraudulent parties, and hackers attack your...
April 24, 2014

2Checkout Attracts $60 Million in Growth Capital

2Checkout receives $60 Million worth of funding2Checkout began as a startup in founder Alan Homewood’s basement before expanding into a...
November 27, 2013

Content Shelf Partners with 2Checkout

​Content Shelf, a digital e-commerce shopping cart, has joined with 2Checkout to offer businesses a seamless, intuitive tool to help expand...
January 29, 2014

FoxyCart Partners with 2Checkout

FoxyCart, a platform that helps developers create flexible, powerful, custom e-commerce in marginal time, has joined with 2Checkout to offer...
April 23, 2014

Q&A with 2Checkout’s New CEO, Shawn Budde

Shawn BuddeToday, 2Checkout is proud to announce Shawn Budde as its new CEO. Budde brings a wealth of expertise and management cultivated...
November 27, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

Whether you’re in Trinidad or Texas, Palau or Palo Alto, 2Checkout thanks you for being a part of our global family. Art, design,...
February 3, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s New Free E-Book, “6 Major E-Commerce Trends for 2014”

Nobody can deny that 2013 was a landmark year for e-commerce. Certain holidays in Europe witnessed a 40% increase in sales compared to the...
April 29, 2014

Shopify Now Integrates with 2Checkout

2Checkout is now partnering with Shopify!2Checkout is ecstatic to announce a new partnership with Shopify, the e-commerce platform...
December 3, 2013

The Life of a Transaction: How Credit Card Processing Works, Part 1

The latest addition to 2Checkout’s E-Commerce Resources​ library tackles a seemingly simple question with an incredibly...
February 17, 2014

2Checkout Podcast #3: Turnaround Strategy with Shirley Tan

Shirley Tan, author of Ecom Hell will be joining us today at 2Checkout Podcast In the latest 2Checkout Guest Lecture Podcast, Shirley Tan,...
April 30, 2014

Q&A with Brian Baugh, Co-Author of The “Amazon Tax” Report

It’s only common sense that introducing taxes to the unregulated wilderness of online retail would make a few more shoppers avoid the Amazon...
December 24, 2013

The Great 2Checkout Holiday Photo Hunt Contest!

Is our 2013 2Checkout Holiday Party, let see who sneaked into the party without an invitation OH NO! A rambunctious group of famous holiday...
February 27, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s New E-Book, “The Guide to Indian Social Media”

Holding the second largest population in the world with over 1.2 million inhabitants, India’s rise as a new digital haven isn’t especially...
May 14, 2014

2Checkout Payment API Q&A with Senior Product Manager Joel Zimmerman

This week, 2Checkout released its latest platform: the Payment API. Whereas hosted checkouts give businesses the opportunity to seamlessly...
January 6, 2014

Access 2Checkout’s New White Paper, “The Payments System Simplified”

The latest White Paper in 2Checkout’s E-Commerce Academy continues industry expert Tom Kossler’s in-depth analysis of digital...
March 3, 2014

2Checkout Podcast #4: Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies with Adam Draper

For today 2Checkout’s podcast, Adam Draper will be joining us as our guest lecture Despite being uninsurable, decentralized, and...
October 28, 2013

2Checkout Tricks and Treats at Halloween Office Bash

Once a year when the harvest ripens and the north wind blows, the denizens of 2Checkout embrace the grim and ghastly. While we normally process...
May 19, 2014

Boost Global Conversions with User Experience & Design, Featuring Alex Harris

In this Google Hangout, 2Checkout Content Wrangler Sean Edgar sits down with User Experience & Design specialist Alex Harris to discuss how...
January 6, 2014

2Checkout CEO Tom Dailey Discusses Company History & Differentiation on “The Price of Business”

Last month, 2Checkout CEO and digital payments expert Tom Dailey spoke with syndicated radio host Kevin Price about the world of e-commerce and...