Tag: rich results

Rich Result and structured data best practices in Shopify

A new JSON-LD for SEO customer was asking about any best practices to get the best Rich Results possible by Google. The best practices I’ve seen are: make sure your data is correct in Shopify. e.g. Products: title, price, inventory (if you use it). Pages/blog posts: title, author, image, excerpt, etc. make sure your page has …

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The new Shopify store marketing plan

Recently I was asked how a new Shopify store should get started with their marketing. They were considering SEO and Google Ads but ran into problems with both and wasn’t sure where to start. Roughly I’d recommend getting your analytics, structured data, and Rich Results started first and then then look into SEO or Merchant …

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Updated recommended product review apps for Shopify

With Spring heating up competition for merchants, I’m having a lot more stores asking me for product review app recommendations. Those apps can be a conversion booster for social proof but many where impacted by Google’s algorithm update last September/October. Given the amount of (in)action I’ve seen by them, I’ve now updated my Recommended product …

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How stockouts will permanently harm your Shopify store

The other day my wife saw a sweatshirt she really liked on sale. She grabbed it and a few other things for our kiddo at the same time. But when it came time to ship, it turned out that the sweatshirt wasn’t in stock and the order was shipped without it. She ended up not …

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Paid ads and Product Rich Results

A customer recently emailed me about their frustration with how Google ads use review data: Amazon competes with me for the term in paid ads. They say [CUSTOMER’s TRADEMARK] and show their star rating in the ad. But the stars have nothing to do with a product, but for Amazon itself. I think it’s very …

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