Top 21 How To FAQs in Shopify

Top 21 How To FAQs in Shopify

Q. 1 How to sell Shopify store products on Facebook?

Ans. Everyone builds their website, eCommerce store but does not make any sales.

You find a way to make sales. But during an experiment in marketing, you make a lot of mistakes. Making a mistake is not bad but doing the same mistake, again and again, is bad.

So, during your experiment, you choose Google Adwords, SEO, Affiliate Marketing and most popular and cheaper way to do marketing is “Facebook Marketing“.

Before starting Facebook Marketing, you should ensure a few things as follows:

  • Successful running website on Desktop, Mobile and Tablets.
  • User-friendly website architecture.
  • Products with a good description, good quality images, complete information, and prices.
  • Payment Gateway Integration.
  • Check out page working well with shipping information, discount code redeems option, etc.
  • Check whether Customer Login and Registration Page are working well or not.
  • Facebook page with correct info and connected with the website.
  • FB Pixel code integration with Shopify store.
  • Facebook Business Manager Account.
  • Facebook Ads with a proper description with images and proper call to action.
  • Your landing page or product page URL to be connected with FB ads.

 

Q. 2 How to sell products on Instagram?

Ans. Everyone is looking for cheaper and fast sales. After Facebook, Instagram is on boom for giving you sales quickly and in affordable prices.

Spending a very quick time and money you can make sales. Only you need the right strategy.

You can start selling on Instagram paying to Instagram as well as without spending a penny.

First of all, I am going to tell you how to make sales free of cost because a lot of my friends are trying to find some ideas which are free for making sales. So let’s have a look as follows:

  • Create your stunning Instagram profile
  • Make your profile picture nice and complete profile with brief description and website urls in detail about your products
  • Start adding hot and sexy images of your products and services.
  • Keep liking, commenting on other profile and images so they will notice your profile and products images.
  • Try to earn followers as fast as possible but be aware with fake mass follower giver. All are bot. They will say that in 24 hrs they will give 1 Lakh followers. All are fake don’t trust them.
  • Once you get followers, keep sending messages gradually not the bulk messages.
  • Post video and live streaming videos if possible
  • Embed Instagram feed to your website and connect with facebook and website.
    So, above I tried to give you some useful tips. Try to use that and apply with your business and don’t forget to give your feedback. I am sure you will get benefit with that.

Now I am going to give you some tips on how you can do Instagram marketing and make sales paying some bucks.

Q. 3 How to Start the Shopify Store in less than 14 Minutes?

Ans. Yes, you can start the Shopify store within 14 min. Let me explain one by one:

  • Open Shopify official site: www.shopify.com.
  • Register with your email id.
  • Login.
  • It will give you a first demo theme where you can manage everything.
  • From Sidebar go to Store Theme.
  • Click on Customize.
  • From the customization section, you can upload your logo, sliders, and change colors of menu, etc as per your need.
  • Then you have to add some collections from the sidebar.
  • Got to the product section and add products with Title, Description, Image and attribute like colors and size. And save the products
  • After adding products you need to go setting option. Add your payment method.
  • And from the domain section, you can link your domain. Don’t forget to add Shopify A record to your domain to link.
  • Now your store is ready to do business. If you want any help you can hire any Shopify experts.

 

Q. 4 How to Setup Payment Gateway in Shopify?

Ans. For every business, it is necessary to have the correct payment process to get paid by your customers. A customer can pay their amount after checking out, through payment providers’ area of Shopify. There are a lot of payment methods using Shopify.

Shopify payments are the easiest way to make the payment. There are a few things to keep in mind when you are considering payments methods with Shopify.

If the customer wants to pay the amount using the Credit Card, the payment can be made through Shopify Payments or Third-Party Provider.

There are a lot of other ways to do the payment without using the Credit Cards like PayPal, Amazon Pay and Apple Pay.
First go to the Shopify admin, then from there go to the Settings > Payment providers.

  • There appears the Accept payments section, click on the Add a provider. If you have enabled the provider already then click on the Change Provider option instead.
  • Click on the Shopify Payments, and then click on Continue option.
  • Come to the Shopify Payments section, and then click on Complete account setup.
  • Enter all the important details of your bank and about your store.

 

Q. 5 How to Add products in Shopify?

Ans. This is the new argument which is going on in internet about adding the products in Shopify. After all the products are important to sell, through which the business works.

And you can be happy, because adding the products in Shopify is quite simple.

Steps to Add Products in Shopify:

  • Open the Shopify Admin and click on the “Products”.
  • At the right top corner, there is an option of Add a Product, click on it.
  • Now enter your products Title and Description.
  • Enter your product’s image in the Images section. If adding the images through computer, click on the “Add Images” option.
  • Automatically the first image which is uploaded by you will become the featured image. For adding additional images, click on the Add Image.
  • Locate the Visibility of product details to ensure the location of your products. Do tick on the Online Store checkbox so you can see the product in your store.
  • You can easily modify the Product Type, Vendor Collection.
  • Mention the product’s price. You can add a compare price according to your customer’s preference. To include the Tax in product, tick the checkbox below.
  • Input your SKU, desired inventory policy, and barcode, for your backlog.
  • Tick the checkbox and input the item’s weight, if your product requires ticking.
  • Choose your product’s variant’s as the product comes in different sizes and colors. You do have an option of individually adding up, if it varies.
  • Shopify allows an option for SEO by which you can now edit your Meta Description and Meta Title, which appears when your customer searches for your product.

As most of the population believes in online shopping, it’s now easy to get to your customers through computer. So, this online process of shopping will truly attract your customers and they will know that you love them.

Q. 6 How to create a blog with Shopify?

Ans. Why do we need blogs in Shopify? Obviously, to update our customers regarding the customization of old products, adding new products, and enhancing the features of products.
Here, I can help you out to add a blog with just simple steps.
Add a blog in Shopify
Steps:

  • Open your Shopify Admin, and then go to Online Stores ->Blog Pages.
  • From there click on Manage blogs ->Add Blog.
  • Then you can give your blog a Title, and then look how to manage the comments.
  • Optional: You can select a Template for blogs, if you have created a custom template. Go to the Template drop-down menu, click on the template you want to use for your blogs. Then through that, all the posts in the blogs will use the template.
  • Click on the Save Blog option.

Now, help your customers easily by these methods, and write as many as blogs to clear the doubts of your customers.

Q. 7 How to hire Shopify Experts?

Ans. Finding Shopify expert is not a difficult task anymore. They have good knowledge of updating and creating the stores and are very much experienced.
Now, hiring or finding the Shopify Experts is easy through the Shopify Admin. Just describe the work you need by submitting a job request.
Ways to submit a job request:
Steps:

  • Go to your Shopify Admin, from there click –> Account Menu, and then click on the Hire a Shopify Expert.
  • Click on the option that clarifies the type of work you need, and then choose a goal.
  • Enter all details for the desired job, -> click Next. The details you enter for the desired job is different from the goal you select for your store.
  • Mention the details of the business, -> click Next.
  • Mention the details of the customers, -> click Next.
  • Mention the details of the products decided budget, then click Next.
  • Then lastly confirm the details of the job request and click Send Request.

Let me confirm here that, by this process, you are not hiring a Shopify Expert. This is just a way to the experts to review your desired job description.

Q. 8 How to add Facebook Pixel Code with Shopify Store?

Ans. Facebook Pixel code helps you to understand customer behavior and traffic.
It is a great platform to collect the data of the customer who are using your online store pages so that you can find new customers by conducting more effective ad campaigns.
I am here to give you very effective steps to add the Facebook Pixel Code.
Steps:

  • Open your Shopify Admin; go to the Online Store ->Preferences.
  • Go to the Facebook Pixel Section and add the Facebook ID.
  • For the first time users, it is mentioned to enter the Facebook Pixel ID.
  • If you are changing the existing Facebook pixel to a new one, then before entering the new Facebook Pixel ID, click Change.
  • Then lastly, click on Save.

Make sure the above mentioned is running, after adding Pixel to your online store.
I hope these steps will help you in the quickest way possible. Do share your feedback with me.

Q. 9 How to Import products with CSV / Excel File?

Ans. Today, I will help you to see the ways through which you can import the products with CSV/Excel File in Shopify.
Steps:

  • To start the things, first head to the Shopify Admin and click on Products.
  • Click on the option Import, and then click on Choose File.
  • On your computer, find your CSV, and then click onOpen.
  • Then click on the Upload File.
  • Then you can see a sample of your CSV’s Information.
  • Check the whole details correctly, and then click on the Start Import.
  • You will get a notification afterwards, once the system processes your file.
  • Now the items will appear in your product list.

So, with all these quick methods, I hope you can import your products in the CSV File.

Q. 10 How to do Image Editing in Shopify?

Ans. A bigger image will take a longer time for the customer to load the site. It is always better to upload a normal size image, so that your customer will not feel frustrated while loading the site. So, I bought some free ideas and tips for helping regarding the image editing.
To change your product image size, here are some of the easy steps:
Steps:

  • From your Shopify Admin -> click Themes.
  • Click on the Customize A Theme button appear on the top right.
  • Go to the Layout Settings section.
  • To find a desired size, scroll on the Homepage Product image size.
  • On top right, you will find the button,Publish Changes, Click on it.
  • To see the desired changes, refresh the front end of your store.

Now, I will teach you to change the predefined product image size on the Collection Page.
Note: There is a lot of common steps with the above mentioned.

Steps:

  • From your Shopify Admin -> click Themes.
  • Click on the Customize A Theme button appear on the right.
  • Go to the Layout Settings section.
  • To find a desired size, scroll on the Collection Product image size.
  • On the top right, there is a button, Publish Changes, Click on it.

To see the desired changes, refresh the front end of your store. Under predefined images dimensions, the pages may vary from theme to theme, but it will remain the same, where you can do it in admin panel.
That’s it! Now you can easily edit your images in Shopify. I hope these tricks and tips will be helpful for you.

Q. 11 How to take a backup of your existing Shopify store?

Ans. In today’s world back up of every file is important. We don’t know when we need the file which is not so important, but still can become very much important. And for your Shopify store, I can surely give you great points to create a backup easily.
So, in Shopify you have an option to have a backup plan, by:

  • Back up store information using CSV Files.
  • A duplicate store.
  • Using an app.

1. Back up store information using CSV File

To create a backup for the following types of store information, you can export the CSV files:

  • Customers
  • Orders
  • Products
  • Gift card codes
  • Discount codes
  • By downloading it from your Shopify Admin, you can create a backup for your online theme

2. A Duplicate Store

Duplicating a store means transferring some types of store information just by using CSV Files, but other information should be added manually.

Limitations in transferring the store information

  • Transferring of Discount Codes is not possible.
  • Importing your visitor traffic data is impossible, as you’re now tracking a new myshopify.com domain.
  • Orders can only be imported through the Shopify API, but they can’t be imported through the Shopify Admin.
  • Transferring of Issued Gift Cards is not possible (because they’re only transferred by using the product CSV File)
  • Transferring of visitors’ traffic data is impossible.
  • Transferring your saved custom reports is restricted.

Steps

  • As an account owner, log in to both stores.
  • It should be made sure that the new store is on same subscription plan as the original store.
  • Select a theme file from your computer or select the same theme from your store.
  • We must export the CSV Files to back up the following information:
  • Customers
  • Products
  • Then, you must import the CSV files for your customers and products.
  • You can manually create the collections by adding a column to the product CSV File in the New Store, if you didn’t create it.
  • Reinstall all your apps.
  • Reconfigure, all your store settings manually, like for example shipping, taxes, payment and checkouts.
  • Optional: Copy and paste online store pages and blog posts.
  • Optional: You can rebuild your online store navigation.

3. Using an App

By using an app from the Shopify App Store, you can create the backup of your store’s information.

 

Q. 12 How to take a backup of your existing Shopify store?

Ans. One of the main tools in your store is the Product Page. It creates an impression on the consumers about the product and your store. This makes an extreme step towards your product’s supply. It must show a clear platform, easy to access, neat and accountable.
Let’s see how you can optimize the Product Page. So, get on the ride with me to grab all your information.

1. Key Components

To grab the attention of the consumers, it is very essential to keep in mind some key components for optimizing the product page. What can make your page more attractive than product’s images?

Products photos are the key driver to attract the consumers, so for that keep your background neat, crisp and white.

Here, I will give you the shortlist of the key components.

  • Feature image
  • Title and overview
  • Unique description
  • Gallery of products photos
  • Reviews and ratings
  • Customization options
  • Similar products suggestions
  • A “Buy Button” that stands out
  • Links to more info

2. Products page copy optimization.

  • The products page optimization speaks to both search engines and consumers. Your content should be easy, accurate, which will be easily understood by the consumers.
  • It is necessary to understand the key words for your product and include them in Header (H1) tags and subtitles. To make a wonderful experience to the candidates, you can also add videos.
  • Every other customer buys the product, if it is useful to them. So, make sure that you explain every detail about your product and why should they buy it.
  • Clearly show the payments options and the return policies to avoid customers frustrating to search the answers.

3. Employ apps and plugins

  • To answer all the questions of the customers, make sure to connect them with the employ in store-apps like Facebook Chat.
  • Use chatbot like Gobot, to connect to surveys, email capture and social media buttons.
  • The main target is to not disappoint the customers if the item is out of stock. Use apps like Back in stock to track conversion for customers who have requested for receiving the notifications about the product.
  • Apps like Hurrify, helps in reminding the customers about the deals which is going to expire soon. So, it can also be used.

4. Give a 360view

  • To show the consumers a better view of your product, it is always better option to give a full tour.
  • 360 product photography involves the whole product capturing from all the angles while rotating on a platform.
  • Use Shopify compatible 360 product viewer for a better experience.
  • A 360 view helps in connecting with the consumers so that they can experience a 100% accurate understanding of your products.

5. Don’t forget to show a uniform look

  • Consistency keeps you going forward. The more you show the more trust it builds among the customers.
  • Maintain a same product scale for the templates and make sure to remove while processing the posts.
  • To make your products and collection pages easy to scan and navigate, use the same ratio across your site.

6. Optimization of the images

  • Make your product look beautiful both on the front and back-end.
  • Create a balance between the size and optimum quality, for responding fast, so that you cannot lose your customer.
  • Keep the dimensions of 1000 pixels so that your zoom works well, but not more 2000 pixels.
  • Ecommerce sites automatically resizes images to collections, thumbnail.
  • Run your site through Google PageSpeed Insight, to find the images which your site needs to be optimized.
  • Use CSS for your background instead of an image to boost the site speed.
  • You can also use DevTools, to see how quickly the page loads.

Images play an important part in life. But it plays a more important part when it comes to products images and to use in mobile. So, to maintain a strong relationship between the customers, it is mandatory that image loading on your store is done fast. Otherwise the chances of customers navigating away quickly are very higher.

 

Q. 13 How to Check and Manage Customers in Shopify?

Ans. Why we make the products? Obviously, to make our customers happy! Without these wonderful customers, it is impossible to run a business. So, to make them happy and to fulfill all their wishes regarding the products is our main duty.
Don’t worry; I am here to help for all your queries so that you can manage your beautiful consumers easily.

1. Adding the customers

Welcoming a new member to the family is a blessing! If you want to add the members there are some steps.

Steps

  • Go to your Shopify Admin then click->Customers.
  • Then from the Customers click on ->Add Customer.
  • There opens a form, which is to be filled. Go through all the fields.
  • If your customers agree to accept the marketing newsletters or emails, then click on Customers accepts marketing.
  • If the customer is exempted from all the taxes, then press the Customer is Tax Exempt.
  • To create the profile, press on Save Customer.

2. Editing the customers

Here, I don’t mean to edit a customer. I am referring to edit a customer’s profile. If your customer is an old member in Shopify, then you can edit their information on Customer’s page.

2.1. To edit a customer’s email or name

Steps

  • Go to your Shopify Admin, then press on ->Customers.
  • Go to the customer profile which you want to edit.
  • From the Contact section,-> press Edit.
  • Then opens the Edit Customer, so here you can change the following:
  • First name of the customer
  • Last name of the customer
  • Email address of the customer
  • If the customer should be exempted from all the taxes
  • If the customer agrees to receive all the newsletters or emails
  • To confirm your changes, click on Save.

2.2. To edit or add a customer’s address

Steps

  • Open your Shopify Admin, then click on->Customers.
  • Go the customer profile, you want to edit.
  • Strike on Default Section, then press ->Change.
  • In the Change Address section, there comes the Add new address or Edit new address.
  • In that you can change the customer’s address or can add a new one.
  • Click on Save, to confirm your changes.

2.3. To edit a customer’s note

Steps

  • Go to the Shopify Admin click ->Customers.
  • Select the name of the candidate which you want to edit.
  • There opens the Customer Note, where you can add any information about that customer.
  • To confirm your change, Click on Save.

Note: Customers cannot see the Note. It is only for the Staff Members.

2.4. To Edit customer’s Tag

Steps

  • Go to the Shopify Admin, click on -> Customers.
  • Go to the customer’s profile, which you want to edit.
  • You can add or edit your customer’s profile tag text box in the Tag Section.
  • To confirm changes, click on Save.

Note: Tags helps in organizing the customers profile list.

2.5. To edit customers details in a bulk

Steps

  • Open Shopify Admin, and then go to the Customers.
  • Choose all the customers profile which you want to edit.
  • Press Actions and choose actions of your choice.
  • Select what you want and then confirm it.

Note: Tags helps in organizing the customers profile list.

3. Deleting the customers

Steps

  • Go to the Shopify Admin, click on the Customers.
  • Then, from there go to the customers which you want to delete.
  • Click on the Actions, then press the Delete Selected Customers.
  • To confirm, press Delete.

Note: A customer with no history records can be deleted in Shopify. But it is not applicable for those who have an history.

4. Sorting the Customer’s list Shopify

Sort the customers list in Customer’s page by:

  • New updates list
  • Old updates list
  • Most spent list
  • Most orders list
  • Customer’s last name from A-Z
  • Customer’s last name from Z-A

5. Search the Customers

This search option allows searching for specific customers profiles. You can search the email address, phone number.

So, let’s see the steps through which we can filter the customers.

Steps

  • Open the Shopify Admin, and then click on the Customers.
  • Press the Filter button.
  • Choose all the conditions, filters, and values you want.
  • Press Add Filter.

6.Creating a customer group

To save all the above-mentioned filtering or searching process, save it in the new customer groups. Saved searches will be shown in the Shopify App.

Steps

  • First search or filter your customers list.
  • After applying on one or more filters, click Save Search.
  • Enter a name in the Search bar in the Save Search, you will be able to create a new group or can overwrite an existing group.
  • To confirm click on Save changes.

As per above mentioned details we can manage our customers, after all they make us what we are today.

 

Q. 14 How to check Orders in Shopify?

Ans. Checking the orders in Shopify is the best way to know about the customer’s relationship which is shared with you, from the purchasing the product till delivering it.
Shopify Customer Order History helps in providing all the details which you shared with your customer. Through this tool all your experience with customer can be known. Here come the steps to check order in Shopify.

Steps:

  • From your Shopify Admin go to -> Orders Page.
  • Choose the order number which you want to open.
  • To view the order history, scroll down.

Want to resend an email to a customer about an order? Here it is!

Steps:

  • To see the order history, go through all the above-mentioned steps.
  • Press on the Resend email.

That’s it! Like this you can view the history of the orders. This helps in maintaining good communication with the customers and gives you an opportunity to be in contact. I hope all your doubts and queries are cleared. So, try this out.

Q. 15 How to do On-Page SEO for Shopify sites?

Ans. On page SEO is one of the most important aspects of enhancing your website. It refers to all those improvements which you wanted to make for your websites which could be seen directly.
So, let’s get started!

On-page SEO

In Shopify, the same SEO elements apply which is applied to a regular site.

    • By uploading a robots.txt file, so that bot cannot crawl on your page.
    • Including the target keywords for a title and a given page.
    • A guide like XML sitemap to help Google through the architecture of the site.
    • By installing Google Analytics.
    • Approve CSS and HTML.
    • Correct any errors and redirecting issues.
    • By upgrading to Https.
    • By purchasing the SSL certificate.
    • By optimizing Headings, Images and

    You can optimize all your future pages like product pages and collections as you add them.
    Make sure to re-optimize your contents to have a better target for the keywords.

    Q. 16 How to check Orders in Shopify?

    Ans.Product attributes refers to the product’s characteristic, or the features of the different types of items you buy in the online markets. For example: There is a shoe which will come in different types of colors and sizes. Now the time is gone when there was different list for same item but with different colors. So, today we can add the same item’s different sizes and colors in the same listing.
    Here, I will give you the steps for setting up a product attributes.

    Set up Shopify’s Product Attribute

    Different type of customer has different type of taste in choosing their items. So for that you have to create product’s variants. So, come on and follow these steps.

    Steps:

    • Click on the Add Variants on the Add a product page, while adding a new product.
    • You will have two options. Either you can type the default Option name (Size) or type a different one.
    • You should enter comma-separated values in the Options Value Field.
    • You can Add another options, if the product attributes are of different types to create other layer of choices. For example, the item is available in different colors and sizes.

    Note: Shopify eCommerce platform will only allow maximum of three option names.

    • Now, easily customize the variants which you planned to create. Make sure to uncheck the boxes with the combinations which is not relevant to the product you are selling.
    • After this stage you can set up SKUs, Barcode, and Prices for the buyers.
    • Enter the Save option.

    Limitations of Shopify’s Product Attributes

    As we all know, Shopify is a famous and powerful platform which provides the best business of all the opportunity.

    But with best qualities comes the limitations, and here are they:

    1. Limitation of only 100 variants

    • A variant can easily be described as sub options. For example, “color” is an option, so “Dark colors” or “Light colors” are the variants. So, if you have a shoe with 5 colors and 5 sizes, you already have 25 variants for it.
    • To know about the variants, go to the Shopify Admin, then click on Products page, and now you can see many variants under the Inventory column.

    2. A maximum of 3 options name

    • Under this only 3 options are allowed for one product. For different items the options are different. For Example; If some provide Color, Size, Quality, other items provide height, weight and type of material.

    So, the above-mentioned details are the limitations of the Shopify Products Attributes.

 

Q. 17 How to sell Amazon Products to earn Commission?

Ans.Just imagine one of the two worlds’ biggest marketplace come together in the same platform and how much it will increase their sales.
Now, it is easy to add Amazon in a sales channel and fulfill orders directly within Shopify Admin Panel and create Amazon listings from existing products.
As per the experts, it is noticed that Shopify’s popularity is increasing day by day due to the partnership with Amazon and Facebook.

Benefits of Amazon with Shopify

  • Directly fulfilling the Amazon orders with Shopify.
  • Now with Shopify report change you can control your revenue from Amazon sales.
  • From your existing Amazon listing for any category, link products from Shopify.
  • Now through Shopify, you can create new Amazon listings in Accessories and Clothing and offers for the existing Amazon products.
  • In your Amazon Seller Central Account, you can sync variants, product details and images.

Selling Products Amazon via Shopify

Now there are some steps to meet up Amazon with Shopify.

Steps:

  • Status of your Shopify Account should be Active.
  • You can only sell those goods which come under the category of Clothing and Accessories.
  • You can only create listings for Accessories and Clothing category, so you can still create it for other categories directly on Amazon, and then link it to the Shopify store.
  • Shipping of products cannot be done using fulfillment of products.
  • Your store must have prices in USD.

If the above-mentioned steps are cleared by you, then you should follow these steps too.

1. Adding Amazon in your Sales Channel

  • Open your Shopify, there you can see “Sales Channel”, next to that is the + Icon, there you can find Amazon here.
  • Click on Add, to confirm.

2. Make registration as a Professional Seller

  • If you want to sell the products Amazon with Shopify, register yourself as a Professional Seller.
  • Go to the Amazon Services, and then click on Start Selling.
  • From there you must fill the, email address, name and password to create your seller account.

3. Approval from Amazon

  • If you want to sell the products Amazon with Shopify, register yourself as a Professional Seller.

4. Amazon Listings

  • You will be able to create the Product Listings in the Shopify Admin Panel, if you are not already selling your goods like Accessories and Clothing on Amazon.

5. You can claim Existing Amazon Listings

  • You can claim existing Amazon Listings in your Shopify Store, if you are selling any of the categories on Amazon.

6. Setting up the Inventory Tracking Policy

  • You can choose to use manual managing or your Store’s inventory settings for Amazon Listing in your Shopify.

7. Start selling your products in Amazon

  • That’s it! Start selling your products on Amazon with Shopify and help those beautiful audiences who are waiting for you.

Shopify is now a leading online shop builder which growing rapidly and powering more than 3,70,000 online stores and with overall sales of $29 Billion.
There you go, I have given all the details regarding opening an account in Shopify. If you are still thinking to link with it or not, trust me you are losing your time and money too. So, go now, and gain a lot of commission through ebusiness, and sell your products.

Q. 18 How to Connect your domain with Shopify?

Ans.If you have an existing domain which you have purchased through a Third Party, then you must edit the DNS settings.

  • Firstly, point your A record towards the Shopify’s IP Address which is; 23 .227. 38. 32.
  • Secondly, mark your CNAME record to shops.myshopify.com.

There are chances of effecting other things like email forwarding, if you have edited these domain settings. Contact your domain provider to know the aftereffects of changing the DNS settings.

Steps:

  • Open the account which you have with your domain provider.
  • Look for your DNS settings. Find the DNS Configuration, domain management area.
  • You must edit and mark your A record in Shopify’s IP Address; 23. 227. 38. 32.
  • The domain settings panel might include the editable fields or drop-downs, and then you might have to edit a table or check boxes. Enter:

A record or @ symbol.

Shopify’s IP Address 23. 227. 38.32. Then copy it as A record’s destination.

  • Click to save the A record (Add Record, Save Zone File, or Save)
  • In your DNS settings, go and find the CNAME.
  • Change to point to shops.myshopify.com from www CNAME record. For some domain providers you need the whole sub domain, but often you need to provide the prefix without the dot. You can follow the provider’s instructions or use the existing entries as the guide. CNAME records should never point to an IP Address, but only to a domain name.
  • Click on save button to confirm the CNAME record.

Verification

To verify whether your custom domain is connected to your store, go to the Verify Connection in your Shopify Admin.

Q. 19 How to manage pages in Shopify?

Ans.Pages in Shopify Store give the references about the Store. We all have seen in many websites there is a page for “About us”, or “Contact us”. This page gives an idea about the website and helps us to gain knowledge about the store.
Here, I will explain to you about how to add, edit and delete a page in your Shopify store.

1. How to Add a new Webpage?

Do you want to make changes in the webpage, or correct the existing details or by adding the new ones? Let’s help you out.

Steps:

  • Open your Shopify Admin, and then go to Online Store -> Pages.
  • Select the Title of the webpage which you want to edit.
  • Make all your required changes to the existing webpage.
  • Press Save button. Do make sure to visit your webpage to view the changes which you have done.

2. How to edit a Webpage?

Do you want to make changes in the webpage, or correct the existing details or by adding the new ones? Let’s help you out.

Steps:

  • Open your Shopify Admin, and then go to Online Store -> Pages.
  • Select the Title of the webpage which you want to edit.
  • Make all your required changes to the existing webpage.
  • Press Save button. Do make sure to visit your webpage to view the changes which you have done.

3. How to delete a Webpage?

Steps:

  • Choose the page which you want to delete and click on the Delete Page.
  • There appears a confirmation box. Click Delete.
  • Don’t forget to remove the link, if the webpage you have deleted is linked anywhere in your store navigation.

 

Q. 20 How to do drop-shipping business with Shopify?

Ans.To know all the details about the drop-shipping business with Shopify, first you need to understand about the Drop-shipping. It is a business model through which the ecommerce entrepreneurs can sell their products without carrying any inventory.

Start a drop-shipping business

1. Give a name to your Shopify Drop shipping store

  • To name your online shipping store keeps these tips in mind.
  • Creative
  • Memorable
  • Simple

Once you decide to give a name to your store, make sure to check whether that name is been used by any other websites.

2. To create a Shopify Account

    A very simple and quick process is to create an account for your drop-shipping store.
  • First, visit the Shopify’s homepage.
  • Fill your email address in an empty field at the top of the screen.
  • Create a password for your account.
  • Enter the name which you have decided for your store.
  • Then fill your personal details and experience with ecommerce.
  • After completing all these processes, your Shopify account will activate.

3. To optimize the settings

  • Information regarding payment
  • First, to add the payment option, go to the Shopify’s “Settings” page.
  • Then to add payment details, simply select the “Payments” tab.
  • Policies regarding stores
  • There is a tool which is created by Shopify that automatically generates the refund policy, privacy policy and terms and conditions.
  • Go to the Shopify’s setting and access this tool. Press the Checkout tab and go down to see the fields which were mentioned.
  • Press the Generate button and there you go!
  • Rates regarding shipping
  • If you want to have the free shipping, then go to the Shopify Settings and click “Shipping” tab.
  • Add “Free International Shipping” into the “Rest of the world” section, and delete all the domestic shipping zones.
  • Then select; “Rate: Free Shipping Rate”.

4. Ready for Launching

    • You have added all the necessary details now. To launch your store:
  • Go to the Shopify Settings, then to “Sales Channels”.
  • Then select “Add an online store”.
  • That’s it! It is now activated.

5. Let’s Design!

    • In this section, we will talk about designing your Shopify Drop-shipping store. Designing has got a great importance, as it attracts the customers.
  • Pick a Theme
  • Don’t worry thinking about themes. Shopify has got a built-in-theme store where you can find both free and premium options.
  • Look around, and then decide. If you are having a tight budget, then choosing a free theme is advisable.
  • Choose a Logo
  • It is very necessary to have a logo as the customers will remember you. Take some time and design your logo.
  • Creating a logo can be done through Photoshop or Canva.
  • You can also take help from freelancer platforms, like Fiverr or Upwork.

6. Drop-shipping with Oberlo

    • After all these processes install the Oberlo app, a leading platform for business people, who can import their dropshipped products to their Shopify Drop-shipping store.
  • You can start to import the products from Day 1, because Shopify and Oberlo are integrated.
  • After installing, add a category in your store.
  • Thinking to start online “Dresses business”, name the category as Dress.

7. Go and make your sale

  • Start generating the revenue and sales with your new store.
  • To popularize your store, it is better to do some marketing campaigns.
  • Do all kinds of marketing strategies which will be best for your store.

 

Q. 21 How to manage a Shopify store with Mobile Apps?

Ans. Now, you can have Shopify in your pocket. Didn’t get what I am saying. Then you should read the below mentioned details.
Install the Shopify app, and from there you can start running your store. Want to know how to do a certain task in the Shopify App? Then, go to the Shopify Help Center -> click on iPhone or Android.
Make sure to have the permissions which is been needed and your software is up to date.

1. Staff permissions is mandatory in Shopify Apps

  • Make sure that your staff members have permissions to log in the Shopify apps.
  • Limited permissions will only give the access to view the areas where they have the permissions.
  • In the Shopify Admin, Staff members need more permission to view the Order page.
  • Certain permissions include:
  • In regarding products
  • In regarding customers
  • In regarding orders

2. Mobile software should be up to date

  • It is necessary that your iPhone should run the latest versions of the Shopify App and iOS.
  • Available software updates should be checked:
  • Tap on App Store, from your iPhone’s home screen.
  • Click on Updates.
  • Click on Update all, if there is a Shopify App or iOS that needs to be updated.

3. Automatic updates can be enabled

  • If you want to disable or enable automatic updates on your iPhone:
  • Click on Settings, from your iPhone’s home screen.
  • Click on iTunes&Apps; Apps Store.
  • You can enable or disable the automatic updates just by clicking the Updates button under the Automatic Downloads.
  • Click on the Use Cellular Data to use the network for automatic updates.

Note: Automatic Updates should only be used when you want to update the apps automatically. If not, then don’t put it on automatic and put on manual basis.

4. Shopify App Language

  • There are some certain languages are supported by the Shopify Mobile Apps.
  • English
  • Brazilian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • German
  • Italian
  • French
  • To change the language in your device:
  • Close the Shopify App.
  • Click on Settings then -> General -> Language & Region in your iPad.
  • To select your preferred language, click on the iPad Language -> Done.
  • Select your desired language and click on Change to.

These all top 20 questions about Shopify are now available for you in just one click. I hope I have cleared all your doubts through this. If you think there is any doubt left, you can give me your feedback. I will help you regarding that too.