Monthly Round-Up of Ecommerce News (April 2023)

Weekly round-up of the latest news in eCommerce and Shopify, including Tips, Guides, and Industry Reports. Read the eCommerce blogs that help you grow your store here.

Ngan Pham
Ngan Pham

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A weekly round-up of what's happening in the Ecommerce industry around the world. Here you can also find Tips, Guides, and Industry Reports, everything you might want to know specifically about Shopify, and links to the articles that are relevant to you.

April 2023

Week 3

News And Updates

Time Is Money: Introducing Shopify Bill Pay

We’re introducing Shopify Bill Pay, the newest addition to Shopify’s suite of financial solutions for merchants.

Use Benchmarks To Compare Performance Against Shops Like Yours

With Benchmarks, you can now compare your store’s data against similar stores for specific metrics within Reports.

Fast Track Affiliate Sales On Shopify Collabs By Joining Collabs Network

Shopify Collabs has released a new, low-friction way for merchants and creators to work together.

Shopify Collabs Introduces New Onboarding And Application Pages

Shopify Collabs has released an onboarding update to help merchants get started on Collabs.

Good Reads

EBook: Addressing Challenges for E-comm Brands in 2023

Challenges for e-comm brands such as consumer pain points, AI advances, customer retention, influencer marketing updates and more...

Pet Store SEO: Sell More Pet Products With These Tips

How can you better get pet parents’ eyes on your company and sell more of your pet products? Pet store SEO!

Week 2

News And Updates

Sign In With Shop Added To Classic Customer Accounts

Sign in with Shop is now enabled on the customer accounts settings page for all eligible merchants on classic customer accounts, as a benefit of Shop Pay.

Download A Consolidated Tax And Sales Report On Shopify Tax

Now, both tax and sales data are available together in a single, downloadable CSV report—for any date range you choose.

Good Reads

Guidance for Subscription Retailers: Converting From Recharge Checkout to Shopify Checkout Integration

Find out what this means for you and how Swanky can help you convert to Recharge’s Shopify Checkout Integration ahead of the deadline.

Using Instagram Notes For Shopify Brands

We take a look at what Instagram Notes are, how to use them, and how they can benefit your Shopify business

How to Group Your Customers and Sell Better

All these will help you optimise your eCommerce store’s performance and boost your sales.

A Foolproof Guide to Create a Shopify Theme from Scratch

You need to build a Shopify theme from scratch and we’re here to show you how.

Week 1

News And Updates

Personalized B2B Buying With Quantity Rules And Customer-Specific Product Publishing

Quantity rules allows you to set minimum, maximum, and increment quantity rules for product purchasing

Automatic Ddetection And Prevention Of Incompatible Configurations During Markets Pro Activation

Merchants activating Markets Pro, who decide to set shipping rates manually will be notified if they have incompatible rate configurations with Markets Pro, with the goal to help merchants transition to the service.

Shopify Collabs Is Now Integrated With Flow

Shopify Collabs now integrates with Flow allowing you to automate your most repetitive Collabs tasks with ready-made workflow templates.

Automatic Enablement To Sell In 150+ Countries During Markets Pro Activation

Merchants activating Markets Pro will now benefit from an automatic update to have their Markets and shipping settings configured to sell to all Markets Pro supported countries upon activation.

Good Reads

Shogun Frontend Sunset – What Does It Mean For Shopify Merchants?

While this may come as a disappointment to some users, Shogun is committed to ensuring a smooth transition for those who will be affected by this change. In this article, we will explore the reasons behind this decision and what it means for the future of Shogun.

8 Ways a PIM Solution Can Power Your Ecommerce Business

Let's explain how leveraging a PIM solution could transform the customer experience, backend efficiency and your bottom line.

How to Gamify Your ECommerce Store to Increase Customer Loyalty

Let's dive into the world of gamification in eCommerce marketing and explore how, exactly, it can help you increase customer loyalty.

How SMS marketing improves cross-selling and up-selling

Let’s explore the meaning of cross-selling and upselling and why SMS marketing should play a larger role in your marketing strategy.

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Ngan Pham

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