Monthly Round-Up of Ecommerce News (March 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

Table of Contents

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.

March 2023

Week 3

News And Updates

Changes To How Taxes And Duties Are Presented In Payouts On Shopify Markets Pro

Duties and tax transactions will only appear once an order is fulfilled.

Dynamic Sources For Blogs And Articles

Blocks can be connected to metafields and metaobjects that are connected to a blog or blog post.

Send Gift Cards Directly To The Recipient, And Include A Message

Customers can now choose to send a gift card directly to the recipient's email and include a personal message.

Good Reads

Customer Experience Analysis – Make Customer Satisfaction Measurable

The customer experience analysis can help to identify the needs and challenges of your customers and to take targeted measures to improve the customer experience.

How Does Total Cost of Ownership Vary Across Ecommerce Solutions?

Dan Partridge, Global CEO of Swanky, compares total cost of ownership across Shopify Plus and other popular solutions, examining its importance as a point-of-difference when choosing an ecommerce platform.

A Guide to Automated Dropshipping on Shopify

Let's explore dropshipping in more detail and offer a few tips to help you to implement a successful strategy.

Week 2

News And Updates

Enterprise Retail Search And Discovery Gets A Major Upgrade: Commerce Components by Shopify 🤝 Google Cloud

Long-standing partnership with Google to bring Google Cloud’s search and discovery tooling to enterprise brands using Commerce Components by Shopify...

Changes To Payout Logic On Shopify Markets Pro For Refunds

If an order is refunded before the order is fulfilled Shopify Markets Pro will no longer withhold taxes and duties collected...

New Shopify and Google Cloud AI Integration Brings Advanced Ecommerce Capabilities to Retailers and Merchants Worldwide

Shopify merchants can now deploy advanced search and browse experiences using Google Cloud's Discovery AI solution; Rainbow Shops the first to see success

ChatGPT plugins that can disrupt businesses: Shopify - Search products

The first plugins have been created by Shopify Expedia, FiscalNote, Instacart, KAYAK, Klarna, Milo, OpenTable,...

Good Reads

The Benefits of Product Recommendations in Ecommerce

Let's explore how well-executed product recommendations can transform the customer experience and your bottom line.

TikTok Advertising For Shopify Stores

For anyone who has been promoting their Shopify store by posting on the platform and is now ready to take it to the next level by putting some budget behind your TikToks...

How To Calculate And Increase Customer Lifetime Value On Shopify?

Why it is crucial to understand customer lifetime value (CLV) and how to increase it on Shopify? Let’s discuss it in detail.

Nine Celebrated Cosmetics Brands Using Shopify

From high-end holistic skincare brands to billion-dollar celebrity makeup companies we round up nine cosmetics websites using the Shopify platform.

Week 1

News And Updates

Google Analytics 4 Is Now Available Through The Google Channel App On Shopify

Google Analytics 4 is replacing Universal Analytics, which will continue to process data until July 1, 2023 (July 1, 2024 for Analytics 360 properties).

Vaulted Credit Cards For B2B

Vaulted credit cards is currently only available on orders, with support for draft orders and checkout to draft expected in April 2023.

Improved Shop Promise Limited Guarantee Claims Process

At this time, maintaining the Shop Promise Claim Form for customers who did not use Shop Pay at checkout and have not had an existing valid claim.

Good Reads

Paid Social Remarketing for Shopify Stores

Remarketing involves showcasing ads to consumers who have already expressed interest in your brand - we show you how to make the most of it!

5 Types of Newsletter Content That Will Captivate Your Audience.

Take a look below as we explore the five types of newsletter content that will go the extra mile for your audience.

How to Start a Business Under 18 in 2023 (Guide for Kids and Parents)

Hear from several former kid entrepreneurs as they share their advice for how to start a business before you turn 18—and why doing it now is worth it.

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Ngan Pham

Social Media Manager at Opinew.