In the world of conventional business, simply an idea of getting business online or operating such business online could seem to be vague; until Shopify.
In most cases vision of a business emerges with the idea of a product and/or service. What if the entrepreneur could focus on the development, innovation and design of the product instead of finding customers, sales channel, manage inventory, payment and shipping? That’s where Shopify comes in action. It provides the entrepreneur ultimate relaxation to do what they are good at or things they do the best.
What is Shopify?
Shopify is the ultimate e-commerce platform to start, grow and manage a business. Shopify is a SAAS that offers you to create a website and use their shopping cart solution to sell, ship and manage your products. It is complete cloud-based and hosted which gives you the flexibility to access and run the business from anywhere with an internet without worrying about upgrading or maintaining software or web servers.
It all starts with creating online store where Shopify avails huge amount of customization options, buy a domain and create a brand with its free tools.
Now, selling the product has never been this easy. This platform facilitates the business to sell product online with your ecommerce store, online marketplaces and social media and in-person with the point of sale. Through your online store you can sell the product which you don’t even possess i.e. dropshipping. In dropshipping, business lists the products but doesn’t own, keep or ship inventory. This business model eliminates the upfront inventory costs for the business owner.
And to boost your sales, Shopify gives you the advantage of marketing. With its built-in tools it helps you create, execute and analyze campaign on Facebook, Google and all other marketing platforms.
And the payments can be received online through third-party payment processor like payment gateway which deposits the payments in a merchant account after the customers’ payments have been authorized and processed. Similarly with the use of third-party fulfillment service the products can be shipped to customers.
Shopify doesn’t stop there, it not just facilitates these activities but also supports in managing these activities. It uses a single decentralized dashboard to manage orders, shipping and payment. And further support team of experts is there to help you 24/7 to support its subscribers with any issues regarding online store. It also avails various useful tools and resources at free of cost. Moreover, the support service of Shopify has maintained its reputation of being the best in the industry.
What we think?
All this features and services make Shopify the best and ultimate platform to start and develop your online store.