Why opt for Shopify?
Out of all the numerous ecommerce platforms available, why should one choose Shopify? The reasons are as follows:
- Hosted Solution: Shopify allows self-hosted solution where you can download and run the software from the scratch and also hosted solution where a customer doesn’t have to worry about the server, uptime, security, traffic etc. All these are taken care of by the platform provider.
- Supports many languages: The best part about this platform is it supports multiple languages, it allows the person to translate the webpage into their preferred language thus its environment is user friendly.
- Theme choices: it has 100+ professional themes available that allows you to make your website as attractive as possible.
- Managed by your Smartphone: You can manage your store with the help of your Smartphone.
- You can set up unlimited products on it.
- It is available 24/7
Setting up Shopify for your business:
- To get started, go to shopify.com and click “Get started”, follow the instructions and fill up your personal details to set up your store, you will be directed to the dashboard.
- Explore your dashboard. It has homepage, orders, and products etc.
- Pick a theme for your store, look for a theme that sets your website apart and makes it appealing for your users. You can also customize theme to adjust the design you have used.
- Set up your page content. Go to online store/pages click on ‘home page’ and add the content you need your website to have.
- Don’t forget to select a domain on Shopify, click “Buy new domain” button on the dashboard and follow through the process.
- Enable online payments by selecting settings/payments.
- You are done with the basics of setting up your store, now the last thing you need to do is to make it public. Go to Online store/Overview and click “unlock your store”, to make your website accessible publicly.
— VantivCareers (@VantivCareers) 28 de noviembre de 2018