Top Shopify Apps For Christmas And The Holiday Season

Rémi Drogoul
Rémi Drogoul

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Black Friday is over. However, Christmas and New Year's Eve are right around the corner and this is a great opportunity to keep surfing on the festive wave to get more sales for your Shopify store. It's a chance for you to personalize your store and run some promotions & special offers on the afflux of new visitors that are reaching your website.

Here's an extensive list of Shopify apps that will allow you to drive sales like crazy for Christmas!

Countdown timer bars

Countdown Timers for Shopify

Sales Countdown Timer Bar 2.0

Shopify App Store:

Display announcement bars to keep customers informed about welcome discounts, special offers, and more. Add a countdown and put your flash sales or special offers in the spotlight, and increase revenue! If the app doesn't pay for itself within two weeks, you can uninstall it and contact them for a refund.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $8.95/month.

Countdown Timer Bar

Shopify App Store:

Display multiple types of countdown timers to meet different needs such as generic countdown, periodic countdown, daily/weekly countdown, and visitor session-based countdown. Create different promotions on different pages, add a call-to-action button on the bar and get more sales than ever!

Pricing: Free plan available. Premium plan starting from $9.99/month.

Spin Wheel + Sales Popups

Spin Wheels & Sales Pop-ups for Shopify

Justuno Pop Ups Bundle Upsell

Shopify App Store:

Justuno will let you display pop-ups in different areas of your Shopify store with timers to create urgency, make some A/B tests on your promotions, and target customers with advanced rules.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $29/month.

OptiMonk Popups: Upsell & More

Shopify App Store:

With OptiMonk you have access to 300 pop-ups seasonal templates, customizable with a flexible editor. Create highly-targeted campaigns and display gamified pop-ups to build a unique experience for your visitors.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $29/month.

Sales Pop up ‑ Conversion Pro

Shopify App Store:

Sales pop-ups is a Shopify app that helps you create urgency and allow you to show your visitors what items have been bought recently. It can help you create social proof & trust with trust badges. You will also be able to reduce friction with a quick view of products on your store.

The sales popup app displays recent order notifications and sold inventory count to show what others are buying. This recent sales notification app is one of the best apps to convert your visitors to buyers.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $3.99/month.

Pop Ups, SMS & Email Marketing

Shopify App Store:

This app offers 18+ Apps in one. From direct marketing tools to loyalty programs and personalization tools, they almost do it all. With their Christmas theme, you'll be able to set up nice Chrimast marketing campaigns for your Shopify business.

Pricing: Free plan available.

CrazyRocket Spin Wheel Pop Ups

Shopify App Store:


Spin to win Pop-Ups can instantly boost engagement to:

  • Turn slow sale days into exciting ones with persuasive offers
  • Convert visitors into happy buyers
  • Collect newsletter subscribers like a PRO

Spin The Wheel, Scratch Card, Slot Machine and Exit Intent Pop-ups with real-time analytics are available.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting at $9/month.

Product Badges

product badges on Shopify store homepage

Product badges, Holiday labels

Shopify App Store:

ModeMagic is a one-stop solution for e-commerce automation, powered through badges, animation, and product list cards. With ModeMagic, you can:

  • Add unique product badges, labels, animated stickers & icons to your product images to highlight discounts, new arrivals, best sellers, out-of-stock products, or more.
  • Create product descriptive images showcasing a combination of product photos, feature highlights, and icons to best highlight differentiators.
  • Enable product badge automation for your store and relax.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $9/month.

Product Labels & Badges | BFCM

Shopify App Store:

Display Sales, Discount, Shipping Stickers, Out of stock, Boxing Days, Cyber Monday, Black Friday, X-mas Days, Few Left Badges, Halloween Stickers, Pre-order Badges, Trusted Badges, Vintage Badges on your Shopify store!

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $5/month.

All-In-One Apps

All in one apps for Shopify stores

UpPromote: Affiliate Marketing

Shopify App Store:

UpPromote is the #1 affiliate marketing app on Shopify App Store. With this all-in-one solution, you can easily build, manage and succeed with your marketing campaign.

Key features:

  • Simple to set up: The quick onboarding process and guideline systems will help you understand basically about how things work.
  • Manage your affiliate campaign: Track all referral orders and manage your affiliate performance via multiple tracking methods.
  • Support to expand your affiliate team: Expand your affiliate team by free listing on UpPromote Marketplace.
  • Customer referral feature which allows you to promote your products without the need of joining any affiliate program.

Learn more about UpPromote >

Pricing: UpPromote is suitable for all business sizes. Free plan available. Paid plan starting at $21.99/month.


Shopify App Store:

Privy offers a suite of conversion, email marketing, & SMS tools, including exit-intent driven popups & banners, to help you grow your email & SMS lists from your Shopify store. No coding or development skills are needed.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting at $15/month.


Shopify App Store:

More than 30+ conversion tools in one single Shopify app. You'll find everything you need to generate leads, automate email marketing, and drive more conversions. Automizely’s integration with Shopify lets you configure all your marketing campaign in seconds.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $11/month.

Push Notification


Shopify App Store:

Send web push notifications about products and offers directly to your subscribers' device screens to turn them into buyers and sell more. This is the perfect marketing channel to capture and market to anonymous shoppers instantly.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $19/month.


Add loyalty programs for your Shopify store


Shopify App Store:

LoyaltyLion is an award-winning Shopify loyalty programs provider, trusted by thousands of e-commerce merchants to increase customer retention and engagement. We also wrote an article on how to reward your Shopify reviewers with Opinew and LoyaltyLion.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $159/month.


Shopify App Store:

Give your customers some incentives to come back and shop on your Shopify store with a beautiful and feature-rich rewards program. S Loyalty offers rewards, personalized bonuses and points-based campaigns to give your customers more reasons to come back.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $19.99/month.

Up-Sell and Cross-Sell

Create one click upsell and post purchase funnel on your Shopify store


Shopify app store:

Post-purchase funnel & one-click upsell app. Customize your thank you page easily with a drag & drop interface, where you can add upselling widgets and make sure to never miss out on a sale!

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $7.99/month.

Honeycomb Upsell & Cross Sell

Shopify App Store:

Increase your store's average order value instantly with HoneyComb. Feature compelling upsell and cross-sell offers on your thank you page (order summary) and on your cart page when customers click "go to checkout" to boost sales.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $49.99/month.


Bundle Products and Discounts

Shopify App Store:

Let your customers buy related products bought together with a single click, create custom bundle boxes and apply bundle discounts. You're all set for a merry, merry Christmas!

Pricing: Paid plan starting from $7.49/month.

Email & SMS Marketing

Create advanced email & sms marketing automations on Shopify


Shopify App Store:

With Omnisend, you'll be able to make the best use of Email & SMS marketing by creating advanced automation for post-purchase, abandoned cart flows, and thank you emails. We have also written a guide on how to Build Marketing Automations on Shopify With Omnisend and Opinew.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $16/month.


Shopify App Store:

Similar to Omnisend, Klaviyo will help you create advanced Email & SMS marketing automation to reach out to your customers at any time and make sure they stay connected to your brand. Send them post-purchase offers with coupons, send abandoned cart emails, and much more! We also wrote a tutorial on how to add reviews to your Klaviyo emails with Opinew on Shopify.

Pricing: Free plan available. Paid plan starting from $20/month for emails + $5/month for SMS (also custom plan for both)

That's it! If you would like to add reviews to your Shopify store and add it at every step of your customers' journey, feel free to check out Opinew below.


Rémi Drogoul Twitter

Head of Marketing & Partnerships at Opinew.