Shopify Dispatch Issue #73 - Draft orders, Shipping scripts

Introducing Shopify's Draft Orders API

Shopify has released a new API to create draft orders. Though still in beta, once apps start using this API I expect some interesting workflows to arrive: phone orders, wholesale order automation, and bulk ordering.

Introducing Shopify Shipping Scripts: Innovative Shipping Customizations

While it's for Shopify Plus only, the new Shopify Shipping Scripts add another layer of automation to Plus stores for shipping.

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Quick Links

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New Ecommerce Visitors: What They Want & How to Get 'Em in Your Funnel (

Optimize your Shopify store to retain more new customers (

Lookbooks: How to Use High-Quality Lifestyle Photography to Boost Sale (

Microcopy: Near Invisible Text That Converts Visitors to Customers (

Using Triggered Emails for B2B Ecommerce (

4 reasons why your ecommerce store's AOV is an awful metric (

The Unofficial Shopify Podcast: Four Ecommerce Trends for 2017 Marketing Strategy With Phil Kyprianou (

Thanks, I'll see you next week

Eric Davis

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