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Grow Business with Shopify Useful Apps

Useful Shopify Apps The Shopify App Store is a collection of e-commerce plugins that extend the functionality of your online store. E-COMMERCE SUCCESS Using the right Shopify Apps can boost your eCommerce sales, conversions, customer satisfaction & loyalty, and overall success. Upsell Offers Customer Order Tracking Shopping Cart Abandonment Email Popups & Exit Intent Triggers Web Browser Push Notifications Currency Converter Based on Buyer Location Referral & Rewards Programs Product Scarcity Countdown Timer On-site Recent Sales Notifications AliExpress Product Imports & Automated Ordering (for Dropshipping) AliExpress Star Reviews (for Dropshipping) Free Shipping Bar Add an Instagram Shop Upsell Offers Increase your Average…

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How to Build an Online eCommerce Store with Shopify

Building an Online Store in Shopify Choose a Theme For Your Store Shopify has its own official theme store. These themes are all guaranteed to have full support from the designers so you know your store is in good hands. All themes come with a comprehensive list of modifications you can make without having to touch a line of code. The premium themes come with more modifications, but there’s not to say you can’t achieve a great looking site with a free one. Click “Online Store” on the menu item, it will open a secondary menu, from that click “Themes”….

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What are the Shopify Plans & Pricing Available

What are the plans, and what’s the best option for you? Whether you sell online, on social media, or in-store, Shopify has you covered. No design skills needed. Shopify Lite – $9 /mo Sell on social media, in person, or on an existing website With this lite plan, you DO NOT get a Shopify e-commerce website but you can: Showcase your products to billions of people on Facebook. Customers can easily buy your products from your Facebook Page using the new, always visible, Shop section. Turn any website into a money-making business in seconds with Buy Buttons. Whether you’re on…

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Shopify: The Quickest & Easiest eCommerce Platform

The Quickest & Easiest eCommerce Platform Shopify is probably the easiest to use and quickest to set-up of all the e-commerce website options. Although it’s not free, costing from $29 per month, it’s possible to get a basic store set-up with online payments within a few hours, although it usually takes a few days at least to build something more substantial from a pre-designed base theme. Shopify also has an optional retail package to allow you to sell in store if you have a physical shop. It has approximately an 11% market share of all e-commerce websites. What is Shopify? If…

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How to Choose Right CMS to Best Suit Your Niche

CMS Options for Websites – How to Choose Our Top Recommendations Once you have decided on whether self-hosted or hosted is best for you (see the previous lesson), you can then decide on which Content Management System (CMS) is the best option for you. The team behind Ukandoo Academy recommend the following: For eCommerce Websites: #1 Shopify – Best, and easiest, overall hosted e-commerce solution #2 EKM – Best UK hosted e-commerce solution #3 WooCommerce for WordPress – Best overall self-hosted e-commerce website solution #4 Magento – Best self-hosted option for larger enterprise level e-commerce websites #5 BigCommerce – Good hosted e-commerce website solution #6 PrestaShop – Good self-hosted…

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Dropshipping with AliExpress

What is AliExpress AliExpress is a gigantic marketplace with a wide selection of products you can sell in your store. Because most of the AliExpress sellers are overseas manufacturers, their prices are very competitive. While AliExpress may position itself as an online retailer, most sellers on AliExpress understand that a large number of their customers are resellers and are much more interested in dropshipping. Dropshipping with AliExpress is very easy. There’s no upfront cost or fee, so you can test out products without any financial commitment. Many sellers on AliExpress have great product photos that you can use on your website,…