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Interviews with a Shopify VA - The first interview

Interviews with a Shopify VA - The first interview

This article is a part of series of interviews we conducted with different virtual assistants who work for Shopify store owners. We finally selected 3 interviews to publish them on our blog. The reason is simple, we noticed that many small/medium business owners require some help - at some point - running their online business, at the very least with customer support inquires. If you're interested in hiring a virtual assistant or wondering how could a VA be of help, this series of articles is for you. Disclaimer: The answers provided by the interviewee represent his/her opinions and we don't...

Generate random numbers using liquid (shopify)

Generate random numbers using liquid (shopify)

You may have encountered a barrier while coding in Liquid, generating random numbers is almost impossible, so you had to use Javascript instead and may have had to change the logic of your interface. Did you know that you can generate numbers in SCSS? The random(param:max) is available in SCSS, unfortunately the current version of Shopify's SCSS processes is V3.2.x, which is the version before the release including this feature. Hopefully in the near future we'll have access to the newer releases, and be able to use this feature along others. Well, it seems there is a good reason for...

The Logans, 2 Shopify stores and Millions in sales.

The Logans, 2 Shopify stores and Millions in sales.

When we wrote the article about the 6 top ranking worldwide Shopify stores we noticed 2 new influencers entering the leagues of best ranking Shopify stores in a 6 months span. The Logan brothers Jack & Paul, mega influencers and hungry "fanboys". As it happens, both stores are built on Shopify and at least one of them is using Shopify Plus, so we decided to take a look and see what they are doing, in terms of traffic, conversion, and apps. Logan Paul. 1. Site performance analysis. With a quick look at similarweb we found out the following: Steady viral...

4 apps used by the top ranking shopify sites

4 apps used by the top ranking shopify sites

We've written last week about the top 6 top rated Shopify stores and the apps they use to mange their web stores. So we also decided to check out the most common apps used by the top ranking Shopify stores this time. Keep in mind that the prices presented here should not be considered accurate as they are susceptible to change at any moment. Here is the list. For Sales & Reviews While there was no common apps used by all the listed stores, but 3 of them used: Yotpo Reviews, Photos, and Q&A Social reviews give your shoppers the...

6 Top ranking Shopify stores and their apps

6 Top ranking Shopify stores and their apps

We wanted to see which apps are being used by the top 10 worldwide ranking Shopify stores, websites which are having millions of visits/month, and making millions in revenue. So why not take a sneak peek and see what would make you run your business better. Following find our unordered list of sites according to their worldwide ranking, and their non-exhaustive list of apps: 1. MVMTWatches Sales Apps Yotpo Reviews, Photos, and Q&A Marketing Apps Rewards and Referrals by Swell Conversio (previously Receiptful) Refersion: affiliate tracking. Klaviyo: Email marketing for Shopify criteo Social Media Apps Shoppable Instagram by Foursixty AddThis...

Les meilleures solutions d’emailing et de marketing digital pour votre boutique Shopify

Les meilleures solutions d’emailing et de marketing digital pour votre boutique Shopify

Cet article vise à recenser les divers outils de marketing digital contribuant à l'optimisation des boutiques Shopify : campagnes d'emailing, pop-ups ou intégration de Facebook Messenger.
Shopify Facebook Shop : explication et mode d'emploi

Shopify Facebook Shop : explication et mode d'emploi

On le sait : les réseaux sociaux sont devenus des canaux de ventes incontournables pour les boutiques Shopify. Parmi ceux-ci, la marketplace de Facebook constitue un excellent moyen d'optimiser son votre Shopify Facebook Store.
8 Shopify hacks for your Order Status page - generate your own code

8 Shopify hacks for your Order Status page - generate your own code

One of the most important questions for merchants is: When is the right time? Knowing the right time is key to many doors, the purpose of this article is to help you take advantage of one of these "right time" moments. But before going into details, let me ask you:  List the top 3 objectives/sub-objectives for your online store? However, If your only objective is to sell online, then let me rephrase: List the top 3 tactics you use to sell online? There are many objectives/tactics beside selling online, including: Drive traffic to your physical store(s). Drive traffic to your...

Interviews with a Shopify VA - Our conclusion

Interviews with a Shopify VA - Our conclusion

This article is a part of series of interviews we conducted with different virtual assistants who work for Shopify store owners. We finally selected 3 interviews to publish them on our blog:  The first interview. The second interview The third interview The reason behind these interviews is simple, we've come across many small/medium size companies who have a very limited resource, the most precious of them all, TIME. Let' be honest, you can run a business and delegate/outsource tasks to different employees/people/companies but if you don't understand the first thing about these tasks you're assigning you'll be under-served. When SoulCycle...