Let’s Get Started…
This page contains the tutorials on how to build out your online store. Scroll down to view the videos. Click play and expand to full screen for optimal viewing.
Installation and setup
Software installation instructions, includes information on how to update your home page.
How are you going to accept payment on your web store your products and services? PayPal, Stripe, Net30, Bank transfers are all options.
Store Layout & Categories
Much like an outline to a book, setting up categories and determining how they are displayed to customers is ciritical to a well designed store layout.
Here is how to set up the most basic products, including titles, descriptions, images, and pricing.
Print on Demand
Learn how to create print on demand products that are drop-shipped directly to your customers without the need for you to carry any inventory.
Almost any store can benefit from selling gift cards. Here’s how to create cards that can carry a running balance.
Get more visitors to your site by running your own affiliate program and let others drive traffic for you. You only pay a commission when a sale is made.
Sell tickets to events in your store. Seminars, concerts and and other ticketed events can be sold on your web store.
Consumable products provide a great opportunity to set up customers on a subscription plan with automated payments.
Sell downloadable products such as pdfs, ebooks, music, videos, courses, etc. – basically anything that doesn’t need to be shipped.
Whether someone calls you and wants to place an order, or you are at a trade show and need to take orders in the field, you can enter orders directly into your online store to keep accounting all in one place.
Email has proven to be the number one method for driving sales to online stores. Automate the process of collecting customers addresses and sending them followups and promotions.
Do you sell through multiple retail outlets? Let customers know where they can purchase locally.
When you are running an online store, cyber security needs to be a top priority. Here’s how you can make your site secure.
Allow your customers to create a wish list that they can share with their friends and family, or just come back to at a later time.
Whole only stores or combination whole-retail shops require customers to log into their accounts to receive special whole pricing. You can even sell some products at wholesale only by having protected categories.
Product Tables and Filters
Allow your customers to easily order multiple items at the same time or filter their selections to find just the products they are looking for. A necessity for wholesale orders.
Embedding PDF Catalogs
Whether you have large brochures or catalogs, here’s how to embed them onto a page rather than downloading these files.
Sell memberships much like Amazon Prime. Provide special content to members or discounts on products. Here’s how to add free shipping for members (just like Prime!)
Web forms can be used for collecting information from a customer, but also for product pricing.
Let your customers bid up the price on your products jsut like on Ebay, allowing you to earn more.