Gold Coast Shopify Specialists
According to AmericaCommerce, eCommerce is a $220 billion dollar market in the U.S. alone – and growing by nearly 17% every year. By 2017, online retail sales are predicted to reach $370 billion.
Australia is a large stakeholder in the online selling arena and at the forefront is Shopify.
TOP 7 REASONS TO CONSIDER SHOPIFY
Price and affordability
Being a startup or a small business – you need a low cost launchpad that makes an impact. When compared with many other eCommerce platforms, your money goes very far with Shopify. For a relatively low cost per month you get everything you need to get up and running on a reliable platform.
Modern look and feel
Audiences, by and large, are some times “F’ed” up! No not that F word. The other one… Fickle. Studies have shown the average person make their mind up in less than 7 seconds and can only recall or remember 7 things at once. What we can take from this is that the design of your site is key to conversion. Shopify have tested and tried for thousands of customers so they know what works.
Email marketing built-in
Shopify was essentially designed around the eMail platform so getting off to a strong start with your email list becomes a very easy. Email marketing will bring clients to the site on pages that they engage with.
Hosting hassle free
Hosting your own shopping cart requires a decent level of technical expertise and a lot of spare time — something most of our clients and most startup founders are very short on. Web hosting can be less of a burden for startups with Shopify. Problem solved.
Security and backups
When Shopify powers your eCommerce site, they handle all security compliance, security upgrades, and hacker protection for you. Some of the world’s biggest brands trust them to protect their sites – including Tesla Motors, General Motors, and CrossFit – so should you choose to go with Shopify, you’ll be in very good company.
Shopify’s email, phone, and chat support is a reliable resource for trouble shooting an launching your site with the knowledge that any problems can always be resolved at a higher level. Shopify are excellent at looking after their clients.