You can now sell products on your blog easily using Shopify. It is compatible with all blog systems meaning you can sell items using Wordpress, Tumblr, Blogger, Dupal, Joomla, Typepad, Moveable Type, and other blogging software.
Want to see a live example? Click here to open the Shopify merchandise store.
Are you ready to setup a store on your blog? Follow these three steps below to add an online store to Wordpress, Tumblr and other blogs:
Step 1 - Setup Shopify For Your Blog Store
To setup your blog store, you'll need to sign up for Shopify. Click here to sign up for a 30 day free trial.
When you setup your Shopify account, spend some time on adding your products, putting them into categories (called collections), and setting up shipping and tax rates. You can skip the setup steps for setting up pages, domain names and your store design.
Once you've added some products to sell, click here to install the free Shopify Widget App. The Widget is what powers your blog store.
Step 2 - Setup Your Blog Store
On the homepage of the Shopify Widget app, choose ‘embed a shop’ on the right
Select the collections you want to display in your blog store.
Step 3 - Start Selling From Your Blog
The Shopify Widget App will give you HTML code that you can paste into any blog post or any page on your blog. You should be up and running in minutes selling from your blog.
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