Documenting our experiences with Shopify to help other storeowners use the e-commerce platform successfully.
February 9, 2020
I do have privacy concerns with Shopify apps. It always seems that large enterprises and companies tout how vital privacy is yet don’t follow up with their actions. Some of us deem privacy essential to life and dangerous to give up. In contrast, others are more accepting of a new world of sharing everything. Shopify […]
March 30, 2017
Today, we answered marketing questions for another blog. Many of those questions were centered around Shopify. Here are five of those questions (mostly focused on marketing and sales) that you might find interesting.
February 19, 2017
There are many reviews out there that compare Shopify’s POS to other systems like Square. I personally own and operate two Shopify stores. One of them, Flashback Gear, relies on Shopify’s complete POS system since it is a traditional brick and mortar store and an online company. Why did we pick Shopify POS? Since we […]
November 20, 2015
This holiday season is a goldmine for sales opportunities. Last year around 78% of customers used the internet to help supplement holiday shopping, and around 92% of shoppers will go online this year to make purchases. Try to serve holiday shoppers well with these Shopify apps designed to help increase conversion rates. AbandonAid – Shopping Cart […]
November 19, 2015
Besides precious time, there were many steps and factors that contributed to our turnaround success. We hope our experience can help some of you to continue fighting for a brighter online future.
November 15, 2015
Back in 2008, we started Printkeg, an online commercial printer, as a way to salvage a failing print shop. A while ago we described our beginnings, so there’s no need to rehash that story again. Now we can explore the five key contributions and factors that we feel helped us create a million dollar online […]
October 10, 2015
As many of you already know, Printkeg utilizes Shopify for e-commerce for a number of reasons. Over the weekend, I discovered a company, Hickies, that provides a shoelace replacement solution. To my pleasant surprise, Hickies also utilizes Shopify, and their website was so impressive and inspiring, I just cannot help showing it off to our […]
August 23, 2015
When viewing cart abandonment in the orders area of Shopify, I often cringe because I just can’t help myself from tallying up those “missed” dollars. Cart abandonment is the reality of e-commerce so don’t let it drive you too crazy. Fortunately, we are going to outline and share some effective methods that our company implements […]
June 29, 2015
As an avid Shopify shop owner, I constantly trial different apps in hopes to discover new ways to better convert and serve customers. To my disappointment, I have removed many apps due to the slowness ramifications or effect on download speeds which inhibits a visitor’s experience. The easiest way to test an app’s effect on […]