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Why a Custom Domain is Important for your Ecommerce Storefront

What's in a name? Well, everything, to be blunt. All Shakespeare references aside, it's your main identity for life and the only thing you'll take with you to your grave, if you want to be a little morbid about it. This holds true for having an easily identifiable custom domain (URL) for your ecommerce storefront.…

5 Steps to Jumpstart eCommerce Sales

5 Steps to Jumpstart Ecommerce Sales Beyond rock bottom pricing, there are several easy ways online retailers—both startups and established stores—can jumpstart their ecommerce sales.

Mobile Now Accounts for 50.3% of All Ecommerce Traffic

Last week represented the first time in history that more people used mobile phones and tablets to visit online stores than using computers. Looking at data from over 100,000 ecommerce stores that use the Shopify platform, we saw 50.3% of traffic coming from mobile (40.3% from mobile phones, 10% from…

How to Sell on Facebook

It's easy for Shopify stores to sell their products on Facebook.  Install any one of the apps below to add a "Shop" tab to your ecommerce store's Facebook page. Your products will be automatically imported and customers will be able to browse and purchase items directly on Facebook.  You'll have…

5 Strategies to Get Customers to Trust Your Ecommerce Store

All right. You’ve got the products. You’ve got an ecommerce website with a finely tuned checkout process. But you don’t have the kind of conversion rate you would like and shopping cart abandonment is an ongoing problem. Maybe visitors to your site just don’t trust you. While the cost of shipping…

Using Social Media to Promote Your Online Store

Using Social Media to Promote Your Online Store The social media revolution has made it possible for business of all sizes to reach an infinitely expanding audience. With the right integration tools, it’s simple and easy to automate your social media activities directly with an ecommerce storefront and eliminate the…

Basic Email Marketing for Ecommerce

Don't think email marketing works? Tell that to Groupon! They've made a pretty penny through marketing campaigns heavily based on sending out emails. A well designed email marketing campaign for your ecommerce storefront can increase sales. Period.   Email marketing is a proven way engage your customers, increase sales, and promote your online store. BUT,…

Refer 5 Friends to Shopify – and Your Store is Free!

Word of mouth is our best form of advertising. Today, we're giving you one more reason to spread the word about Shopify: the Tell-a-Friend rewards program. Talk, tweet and tell your friends about your favorite ecommerce platform. Your friends will get to use Shopify for free for 30 days. And…

WooThemes

We are excited to announce that the popular Wordpress theme studio WooThemes is now launching their online store themes on our Theme Store. The talented designers from WooThemes are seeing the opportunity in the ever-growing market of ecommerce and started their own branch of WooCommerce themes. All Shopify themes listed…

How to Move Your Brick and Mortar Store Online

Every day we hear from several retail, brick and mortar stores looking to expand their reach beyond their physical storefront and sell their goods online. The timing has never been better. Shopify, coupled with Vend and Xero software, is the ideal solution for retailers looking to sell both online and…

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