Are you thinking about starting an online business or want to start an online marketing business of your own?? Then there’s a platform for all the people who want to start their own online store and can get successful in this digital marketing era and that platform is Shopify!!
Well Shopify is an online platform which allows one to create their own brand store and become an online retailer. Millions of people had already set up their store through Shopify and many of them are doing really Great with their stores.
How does it works?
Creating a Shopify store is really easy and it’s interface is very user friendly so that anyone can easily build a store.
Here are the steps you need to follow to create a Shopify store :
Step1: sign up on Shopify
You need to sign up for Shopify on the very first step filling in your details and what kind of store you want to create. There are different kind of stores like brick store or mortar store or an online shop, select one of them.Fill your email address and tell them something about you and your work. There’s different plans of Shopify which you can purchase offering you different kind of plugins just like WordPress starting from 28$ per month though First month is free trial month.
Another page will ask you to fill in your personal details like address, phone number, email which will later be used for tax purposes.
Step2: Select products for your shop!
In this page you can select title for your store and also the products you want to sell on your store!
Step3 : customisation of your Shopify store
On this page you can select different themes for your store to make your store stand out different from other stores. shopify offers hundreds of free themes for your store. It would be great if you keep it simple and classy.
Step4: Domain Setup
In this step you have to setup a domain for your store to make it officially registered and go live. Go through the dashboard and click on the bar showing add domain. You can either transfer a domain or add a new one according to your choice. Then you need to select which type of payment you would prefer.
Step 5: Activating payment processor
In the final step you need to activate payment processor. Click on the left bar to the dashboard called payments and then select from types of payment processors like stripe and Shopify also offers you their own payment processor which is really flexible to use.
At last, click on the launch button!!
There you go! You have successfully created your own Shopify store!
Hope this article was helpful!!
Also Do read our next article in which we would tell you how you can upscale your Shopify store sales through Facebook ads!!