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How to Create a Million-Dollar Business in 5 Easy Steps

Over the weekend, Tim Ferriss posted an extremely useful article by Noah Kagan, an entrepreneur who built two multi-million dollar online businesses before turning 28. Noah was employee #30 at Facebook, #4 at Mint, he helped create Gambit, and most recently co-founded  AppSumo. He's really smart, and the article is spreading like wildfire…

How Gary Vaynerchuk Built His Empire

Nowadays, most people think of Gary Vaynerchuk as a social media guru or wine expert. Before all that, Gary grew his family's New Jersey liquor store from a small retail operation into a national juggernaut. In this interview, we talk about growing that business, bringing it online and what's getting…

Gary Vee Announces Power Session Winner

We'd like to extend a big 'thumbs up' to the 5 finalists in our second Gary Vaynerchuk Power Session Contest. We asked Shopify store owners to post a video about themselves and their business for the opportunity for a 1-on-1 mentoring session with ecommerce and marketing expert, Gary Vee. We're very…

Gary Vaynerchuk Contest Finalists

If you didn't already know, we are giving away another 1-on-1 Power Session with Gary Vaynerchuk. We asked Shopify store owners to post a video showing us a little about them and why they wanted to talk with Gary. A big thank you to everyone who took the time to make…

Gary Vaynerchuk Talks Thank You Economy

I had the pleasure to interview Gary Vaynerchuk recently about his book, The Thank You Economy.  The Thank You Economy is all about treating customers like real people, having real conversations with them and listening to what they have to say. It's nothing new, as Gary points out, word-of-mouth has…

Gary Vaynerchuk Giveaway #2

We're giving away another Power Session with Gary Vaynerchuk! This is a great opportunity for a Shopify store owner to meet Gary and get 1-on-1 advice from one of the Internet's leading marketing and ecommerce experts. I spoke with Gary earlier this week about the Power Session: Our first Gary…

Get Featured on the Shopify Facebook Page

  We are excited to announce that we will be featuring Shopify stores daily on our Facebook Page.  The "film strip" along the top of our Facebook profile displays the 5 most recently uploaded pictures. We thought this would be a great place to display the diversity and creativity of…

Win a Private 45 Minute Skype Chat With Gary Vaynerchuk

Calling all Shopify store owners! We're giving away a free 45 minute Skype Power Session with the one and only Gary Vaynerchuk! If you haven't heard of Gary Vee (not likely), he's widely regarded as the king of social media. He's also a certified wine expert, best selling author, public…

Where's Harley?

We decided to celebrate South by Southwest 2011 a little differently this year. What is the best way to give away an iPad 2, a few Dodo cases, some Shopify swag, and have fun doing it? How about a real-life game of Where’s Waldo during SXSW? That sounds fun! Our…

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