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:

Introducing Store Grader: Instant Ecommerce Optimization Advice

Today we're happy to announce Store Grader, our new ecommerce optimization tool that analyzes and audits your online store and the latest addition to Ecommerce University. Store Grader checks your site against four critical criteria: SEO Usability Content and Social Marketing Site Performance In other words, Store Grader tells you if you're sending…

5 Handy and 5 Hilarious Things You Can Buy for Your Business on fiverr

As an entrepreneur you’re probably facing many constraints, especially as you work day in and day out looking to grow and scale your business. Ever wonder if there was a cheap yet accessible marketplace where freelancers from almost any field imaginable were made available to offer their services to you,…

Why Online Retailers Are Losing 67.45% of Sales and What to Do About It

You’re losing money. We haven’t even met, yet I know this because the data supports it; that each and every day you’re losing potential orders on your website. Cart abandonment causes online retailers a great deal of pain. How much pain? According to Baymard Institute, a web research company in…

Tim Ferriss Wants to Promote Your Business

Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Workweek, is giving Shopify merchants the opportunity to extend their reach to considerable measures. Do you have a business that was inspired or deeply affected by The 4-Hour Workweek, that’s generating more than $1,000 per month? If you're willing to give specific details of lessons learned,…

How to Choose a Shipping Strategy for Your Online Store

It's the all too familiar story.  A new customer comes to your website, finds a product they want at a price they like and adds it to their cart. They get to the checkout page and then it happens. They get hit with the shipping and handling rates and all…

What You Need to Know About the New Facebook Ads

Facebook quietly announced a slew of changes to its ads and Page tools this summer. Aside from the addition of hashtags, most of the updates weren't covered outside of social marketing circles. As a store owner, these changes are meaningful for your business if you currently run Facebook ads or…

9 Simple Ways to Write Product Descriptions that Sell

It’s an easy mistake. Even professional copywriters make it sometimes: Writing product descriptions that simply describe your products. Why is it wrong? Because product descriptions need to sell your products. Let’s have a look at nine simple ways to persuade your web visitors with product descriptions that sell.

How to Get Featured on TechCrunch

Getting major media coverage is great for generating attention, traffic, credibility and ultimately sales for your business. And when it comes to online media, TechCrunch is one of those holy grail outlets every entrepreneur wishes they could get featured in. They currently receive more than 12 million unique visitors and 37…

The Top 5 Crowdfunding Sites for Your Next Big Idea

Do you have the perfect idea for a product but lack the capital to make it come to life?Then crowdfunding could be just what you need.It gives you the ability to raise money from a collective group of people who are connected through the internet and want to support your…

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