How to Sell Online

The Shopify Ecommerce Blog has over many articles about selling products online. From learning how to sell online to advanced tips and tricks, we cover everything you need to know to run a successful online business. Here are some recent posts that talk about selling online:

The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has been one of the best things ever to happen to artists and entrepreneurs. Every year since 2010 artists have received more funds from crowdfunding than they have from the National Endowment of Arts. Meanwhile, it’s propelled new businesses, like Oculus Rift, which raised $2.4 million dollars on Kickstarter…

How to Capture High Quality Product Photos With Your SmartPhone

Before you spend money to rent a DSLR camera and a lens for your product photography, consider using the quality camera that you carry around with you all the time: your smartphone. You may be thinking that using your smartphone for product photography sounds a bit crazy, but with today’s…

8 Marketing Tactics (And Apps) That Turn Shoppers Into Buyers

As an online store owner, you're always looking for more traffic and sales. With so many ways of achieving these goals it can sometimes be difficult to determine the best place to start. Previously, we shared 13 actionable marketing tactics with you and today we have eight more. In this post, we…

5 Data-Driven Tips for Smarter Pinterest Marketing

Pinterest and ecommerce are like peanut butter & jelly. You’re selling things people want, Pinterest is a place for people to pin things they want. You have product photos, Pinterest loves photos. It’s no surprise that in 2012 Shopify found that the average order value from Pinterest traffic was $80,…

Make Your Pins Count: 7 Ways to Drive Sales and Traffic with Pinterest

It is Pinterest’s fault that I now own a 1970 camper trailer.It all started quite innocently at the apex of the glamping trend, when my childhood nostalgia collided with a romance for adventure travel and a Pinterest Board called “Mobile Abodes”. It climaxed in a parking lot cash-for-goods exchange. This…

11 Easy Content Marketing Ideas You Can Put Into Action Today

If you’re running your own online store, then you know that having a blog is critically important for generating traffic to your store. A blog significantly improves search rankings and gives you a chance to connect with more customers.But what if you’re not an amazing writer? And what if you…

Google Analytics For Ecommerce: A Beginners Guide

Google Analytics is a valuable ally in the ecommerce battle for consumer dollars. The insights it provides contains a wealth of information about your site, your visitors and where they came from. All this information can be used to find new customers and increase conversions. In this post we will…

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