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Check your Shopify store for the most common SEO and usability issues an... g19

Hello everyone! This topic is created tohelp online stores which experience any SEO / Marketingissues or would like to get some tips on how to market the store online andhow to improve it. In this thread we have talked to a lot of Shopify store owners and pointed out at many issues their ecommerce stores had in terms of on-site search engine optimization, site structure, link-building campai...

Yesterday by MichaelC
6 Practical and Proven Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Online Store

Hey everyone,We see a lot of people posting here looking for ways to get traffic to their store. We just published a post on the Shopify blog that provides you with six actionable ideas (and tools) you can take and put to use in your business right now. We also provide templates you can copy and paste to reach out to people.You can find it here:http://goo.gl/GbtBTtI would be interested to hear ...

Sep 27 2015 by md kamran chowdhury
The Anatomy of a $122.5 Million Venture-Funded Ecommerce Website

How do you get more sales and repeat customers for your ecommerce business?That’s the number one question most online store owners want answered.Most of the time, it comes down to making small improvements and optimizations to your site over time.But where do you start?In this post we explore how Harry's,a 12-month old ecommerce business powered by $122.5M in venture capital funding, ...

Sep 8 2015 by Philip VanDusen
Google Analytics + Password.liquid / Landing page

Hi All, I'm just wondering if there is something I need to add to our scrips or google analytics accounts in order to track our password/coming soon page. We've had a few subscribers from a good number of countries in the last few days but the only visitors I'm seeing on our site is Ireland, where we are based. It looks like the page is not being tracked. Hope someone can help...

Today by William Jenkins
Facebook Ads For Universal Products

Hello guys, I need some help here. I know a thing or two about Facebook ads. But how do i target an audience for universal product? For e.g, if i'm selling guitars, it will be easy. I can target based on their interest or top guitar brands. But if i'm selling toothbrush for example, how do i find my target audience? Everybody uses toothbrush. I can't be targetting everyone ...

Today by Lori Huff
What would you do with 80 new email signups a day?

There's a lot of debate in the online world about whether popups are a good or bad thing. Despite the debate and the passionate arguments against them, the facts dictate :EMAIL POPUPS WORK! For those still on the fence, or not getting the sort of conversions they'd like I thoughtI'd share this mega resource which tells you 1. Why they popups 2. Different types of popups you...

Today by Stacey Herbert
2 Month Old Women Cloth store

Hi, Its been 2 1/2 months since I launched my online Women cloths store(Sleepwear, Pajamas, Leggings, Babydoll etc). Its based out of India. I did PPC, expensive but decent results. What ever I spend got the same revenue. Not happy with the results. Google team helping me, but not much improvements. I was looking for something like, spend $1000 get atleast $1500 worth revenue. Is this correc...

Yesterday by Tim@Dandelion
renaming images used in my store

Hi, I would like to rename all the images I use in my store to have sensible SEO friendly names. What is the easiest way to do this? thanks!!! Amanda from Joe's Toes

Yesterday by Amanda Blackwell
Converting Sales using the Buy Button on your Blog

In addition to informing your customer about the your latest editions to your website and the benefits of yourproducts,Blogging is an excellent way to create content on your website that gets indexed by search engines and helps your ranking. Using Shopify's Buy Button is a great way to promote your product and convert a sale. The images below shows blogs in the search results. By adding ...

Oct 7 2015 by Kevin King
Need critique and expertise for site in Mexico.

Hi, we just went live in Mexico. shopidonea.com . Shopify is the way to go but we had to make some adaptations for this market both with the laguage and procedure wise.Ecommerce is just taking off in Mexico so there are not many shopify experts (Spanish) that can critique us. We are also interested in hieringsomebody (WITH DEMONSTRATED EXPERIENCE) that can help us with Marketing / SEO for the M...

Oct 7 2015 by Erik
shopify expert or app for SEO

Good morning! Our store was launched in April this year and although we have good feedback, we think there may be some SEO gaps we need to fill. We have done everything in house so far, however feel we may need some professional assistance now. We would love to have a recommendation for a Shopify Expert based on personal experience, or an App. We currently used plug in SEO and SEO Doctor ...

Oct 7 2015 by Katie Cook
Help with SEO!!!!

So much information out there on SEO do's and don’ts…can someone point me in the right direction to get started on the basics? Mark A. www.dapperdogbeds.com

Oct 6 2015 by Best_Marketers
Embed button triggers popup blocker?

Hi all, I'm about to launch a landing page campaign. I'll be using the embedded Shopify buy button. Since the button triggers a popup (to go to checkout), I'm concerned that the button will trigger browsers' default popup blockers. Anyone have any experience or advice about this?

Oct 7 2015 by LTech
Tracking true referrals in Google Analytics when using Paypal

Hi,New to Shopify, but have a store up and running: www.notanotherbunchofflowers.com and taking orders which is great!!I've been searching high and low for the answer to this query, and seem to be hitting a brick wall. Certainly, I can't find any definitive answer from Shopify.....So, on Google Analytics, due to the handoff to paypall for payments, we are losing the true 'referrer&#...

Nov 10 2014 by Vadim Rau
instagram hashtags

Is there a tool I can use (free) that will tell me the hashtags my competitors use most often, or which are their most successful hashtags. I know there's the likes of Iconosquare or Websta, but they don't really do what I'm after.

Oct 6 2015 by KFE
BAD NORWEGIAN up and running, but people jump out of the cart process

Hi, I own badnorwegian.comand badnorwegian.no. I just moved the store from webflow(used Ecwid) to Shopify but sales have dropped with the new shopify page. We have a growing social media reach (insta 600, pinterest 1900, face 2300), and people do come to our page. But seems there is an issue with the cart structure. So hope to get some good points to make things better. All the best The B...

Oct 6 2015 by Tejaswi @Pipemonk
30-FREE Beta testers needed: Wanna Take Your Store From $0 to $2k+ per m...

Hey, I'm Stacey! eCommerce marketer, direct response copywriter, and online boutique owner. I'm also a regular contributor to Practical eCommerce, Ecommerce Insider, and other well respected eCommerce publishers. Want to know more about me...there's a link inmy profile. I'm about to launch anonline membership and group coaching community that has a very specific goal: To h...

Oct 6 2015 by julie lebrun
BuckyBoards Self Balancing Scooter Store (no sales yet)

Hello everyone, My name is Buck. I'm a college student, and an aspiring entrepreneur. I sell self balancing scooters, in many colors and various styles.I just launched my online store, BuckyBoards.com about 10 days ago. I've done AdWords advertising, and paid Facebook Ads.So far, I've managed to get 1,500 visitors, but none of those turned into customers. My sales are at $0, andI...

Oct 6 2015 by Stacey Herbert
No clue about Instagram

Do you understand Instagram? I want to pull across all my products' photos on my Shopify website onto my Instagram account but have no idea how to do that. How do you do it if the product photos were not taken on your iphone?

Oct 6 2015 by Elizabeth Hollingsworth
Best way to distribute new articles and content?

I have a a lot of quality content my teams have written over the years. Following the advice from Chris Malta and others in his forum we have started posting this content to Ezine, then to our own site and/or blog. What's next seems overwhelming; distribute these articles to a list of some 75 other article networks (list below). Yikes. My question to the Forum is whether or not anyone ha...

Oct 6 2015 by Jeff Piper