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Shopify Dispatch Issue #356 - Sell on YouTube, Mining analytic data

Sell with YouTube Shopping Shopify's released an update for their Google channel so you can now sell and promote on YouTube. It's available to all Shopify merchants but there are YouTube requirements you have to meet first. How to Mine Ecommerce Insights from Analytics Braveen Kumar writes about how to...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #355 - Recession strategies, SMS shipping changes

Retailing in a Recession (+ 8 Tips to Stay Competitive) Lauren Mathews writes about how to handle a recession. They also include ideas on staying competitive and even expanding during a recession. A lot comes down to being flexible and adaptive. Changes to SMS Shipping notifications Shopify has rolled out...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #354 - Checkout extensions

Introducing Checkout Extensibility Shopify's releasing new ways for apps to customize checkout and Shop pay. They're in developer preview targeting a September 2022 launch date, though like any launch date that might change. Start noticing seasonal spikes in customer behavior Cohort reports let you detect seasonal spikes as well as...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #352 - Shopify admin improvements

A More Powerful, Approachable Shopify Admin Experience Shopify's improving how you use their admin panel. Apps are now accessed with a different UI, the bulk editor has been improved, and there are some finer-grained staff permissions. Measure which customers you're retaining and which you're losing In order to keep your...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #351 - Supply chain trends, Summer marketing

Supply Chain Trends That Will Shape the Future of Ecommerce Supply chain and shipping issues continue to hamper stores. Kaleigh Moore looks at supply chain trends as stores start to adapt. Summer Marketing: 20 Ideas To Survive The Summer Slump In Revenue Vivian Tejeda outlines a collection of summer marketing...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #350 - Carbon-neutral shipping, Focus here

Make Shipping Carbon Neutral With Shopify Planet Shopify has released a way to have carbon-neutral shipping in an easy to understand pricing model. I've been following Shopify's carbon strategies and this makes it easy for Shopify stores to show their environmental commitment. Prioritize What You Do Kevin Hillstrom lists what...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #349 - Product page prices and discounts

How to Display Price Discounts on the Product Page: Avoid These 4 Pitfalls (18%+ Have One or More) Kathryn Totz summarizes their research on showing prices and discounts on product pages. Easy to find and understand are key components but even big stores miss the basics. Start noticing seasonal spikes...

Shopify Dispatch Issue #347 - Discounting competitors, Demand planning

Competing with big companies and discounters Ilana Davis writes about how to deal with competitors flooding the marketplace with deep discounts, without making it a race to the bottom. Demand Planning for Retailers: How to Prepare for an Influx of New Shoppers Elise Dopson has a guide to demand planning...

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