Selling guide Shopify

How to start selling on Shopify

Shopify is a Canadian e-commerce platform with more than 600.000 active merchants. Everyone can start their business on Shopify, without any specific knowledge of e-commerce. Shopify’s intuitive and easy to learn structure is what it makes so popular among merchants. That is why we at Eurosender created this convenient guide on how to start selling on Shopify.

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Whenever you are ready to ship the goods that you have sold on Shopify, Eurosender is ready to help. We can assist you in finding the fastest and cheapest option for your shipment. To determine the cost of your shipment, you can use our online Shipping Price Checker. When you experience any difficulties or when you are stuck with some additional questions, reach out to our Customer Support team., which can assist you in 15 languages on how to successfully ship on Shopify. You can also check out our how to ship page that contains many articles on packing and shipping numerous items.

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Tips for selling on Shopify

When you want to start your business with the help of Shopify, we have several tips on how to start selling on Shopify on Shopify.

  1. Build your brand. When you start your business, the first thing you have to take into consideration is branding. This involves questions as thinking of a name for your company and creating a logo. You can make a logo with the free logo designer on Shopify.
  2. Build your online presence. This means that customers should be able to find you online. This involves things such as advertising, customizing your URL and personalizing your website with suitable images and videos.
  3. Start building your online store. When you get to this stage you have to think of the products you want to sell. Also, you can decide which theme you want to use for your shop and choose from a wide variety of free and paid themes. Visit the Shopify site for more tips for selling on Shopify.

Materials and instructions for shipping goods with Shopify

When you want to ship your goods after a successful sale, you pack it and send it with Eurosender. How to package the goods depends on the kind of product. However, with the list of packaging materials below you can be sure that you have everything necessary for successful delivery.

  • Plastic bag (preferably a Ziplock bag if the goods liquids)
  • Bubble wrap
  • Cushioning material (packaging peanuts or something else)
  • Cardboard Boxes
  • Adhesive tape
  • Scissors or Stanley knife
How to successfully ship on Shopify

When you want to know how to successfully ship on Shopify then be sure to check out our mini guide for packaging your goods for delivery. As mentioned before, the packaging process depends on the size and the kind of product. Nevertheless, with the tips below you will be able to pack most goods. If you are not able to pack your product with these instructions, feel free to contact our friendly customer support team.

Firstly, put the goods in a (Ziplock)bag. This is especially important when sending liquids.

Secondly, wrap the goods in bubble wrap and seal this with tape. If you don’t have bubble wrap, you could use a towel, paper or cardboard slaps.

Thirdly, fill the bottom of the box with cushioning material. Then you place the goods, wrapped in bubble wrap, in the box. After that, you fill up the box with cushioning material. Use as much as you need to be sure that the goods cannot move in the box.

Fourthly, seal the box with tape. Pick it up and shake it a bit to see if you feel anything move or hear any suspicious sounds.

Finally, you are ready to ship your parcel. When you are shipping from Poland, Sweden or Spain you are obliged to print the label by yourself and attach it to the shipment.

Final note: When sending liquids, it is recommended to add some extra protection to your shipment, you can do this in the form of using 2 extra boxes of consecutive size filled with cushioning material, to make sure that all shocks and bumps along the transport route are absorbed. For more detailed information about shipping liquids, check out our articles with detailed instructions about alcohol or e-cigarettes

How to place an order with Eurosender?

Choose the pick-up and delivery countries, the number of packages and their weight.

You will be provided with the best available offer.

Fill in the form with your details and pay for the service.

Get informed on how to prepare your items for shipping.

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5 Advantages of selling with Shopify
  1. Simple to get started. As you read before, it is easy to set up shop on Shopify. This is especially useful for merchants with limited or no technical knowledge. Shopify provides all software and other things, so you don’t have to worry about how to start selling on Shopify.
  2. Mobile Responsive. With the ever-growing number of mobile users, it is important that your shop is well-displayed on mobile devices. With Shopify, you don’t have to worry about this as all themes are mobile friendly. Besides this, there are native apps for Android and iOS to manage your shop from your mobile device.
  3. Shopify is a budget-friendly option when you just start your new business, especially compared to when you separately purchase all necessary things (such as software, hosting etc.)
  4. Customer support. Shopify offers 24/7 customer service. So, no matter where you are located in the world, there is always someone available if you require some assistance.
  5. Shopify is praised by many of its users for its reliable security system. This is important as your shop contains lots of personal and verified info and you don’t want that to be compromised. Another benefit of Shopify’s security is that your site is always online, and you won’t miss any income because your site was down or not accessible.

Benefits of shipping with Eurosender.

Shipping with Eurosender offers you lots of benefits. We offer you access to the cheapest and most reliable courier services available. On top of that, we provide you with the fastest shipping option out of all the courier services we work with.

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Take a look at some of the other benefits of shipping with Eurosender.

  • Our friendly Customer Support team is ready to assist you in 15 languages. You can contact them regarding questions about packaging, orders, deliveries etc.
  • Easy online dimension tracker to determine the size and weight of your shipment
  • We can provide you with proof of delivery if needed
  • You can make your order for delivery online without having to call anyone or stand in line at the courier’s office.
  • Free returns if it happens that the delivery was unsuccessful.
  • 24-hour service for national deliveries.
  • We choose the courier company with the best option for you. Among others, we work with companies as DPD, GLS, and DHL.
  • If needed, we can provide you with storage facilities. Contact our Customer Service for more details.

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