Online Store - Design and Setup - Made Easy for You
Considering an online store? The complexities of shopping carts, payment processing, and taxes can seem overwhelming. But it need not be. I will help you get a fully functional online store up and running with a minimum of hassle.
Shopify for Your Online (Ecommerce) Store
I recommend Shopify for building an online store. Why Shopify?
Shopify is a proven online store system with over 300,000 stores and over $20 Billion in sales. Shopify is easy to use, affordable, secure, and a full-featured store builder.
Shopify features include:
- affordable monthly plan starting at only $29 USD per month
- Shopify app to setup a Facebook store OR add "Buy" Buttons to your existing website for $9 USD per month.
- complete ecommerce service: shopping cart, hosting, security, data backups are all taken care of for you
- reasonable credit card costs at 2.9% + 30¢ per transaction with Shopify Payments (no merchant account required)
- use your own domain name for your store
- create non-store web pages, and maintain a blog
- user-friendly store admin to update products, manage orders, view reports
- QuickBooks and AccountEdge apps available to simplify your bookkeeping
- 24/7 support from Shopify via live chat, email, and phone
Bonus Features - Shopify Lite Point of Sales (POS) and Shopify Retail Package
Want to sell in-person? Shopify Lite plan offers an Point of Sales (POS) app enabling you to sell products using just an iPhone, iPad or Android phone, and a free card reader. Learn More about Shopify POS
The Shopify Retail package, includes hardware (cash drawer, scanner, card reader, printer) to equip your retail outlet with everything you need to process payments. Learn more about Shopify Retail Package
And, with both plans, you can manage inventory for your retail and online stores in one location - your online Shopify dashboard!
Shopify Store Setup
Here is what I can do for you:
- organize your product information (description, photo, pricing) and add them to your store
- design an attractive storefront to showcase your products by customizing a theme to fit your style
- plan your store layout and features
- handle configuration of shipping, taxes, and payments
- train you in the basics of maintaining your own store