Shopify & Ecommerce Ramblings

A blog about building and extending awesome Shopify stores

Chase Clymer, host of Honest Ecommerce interviewed ShopCreatify's Ross Allchorn in a recent ecommerce podcast. 

In their conversation they discuss:

  • [00:59] Ross’s journey in Ecommerce
  • [03:02] Serendipity is a part of success
  • [04:10] About their focus on Shopify
  • [06:25] Sponsor: Gorgias gorgias.link/honest
  • [07:15] Working as a remote agency
  • [09:04] COVID changed agency preferences
  • [09:42] The process of working remotely
  • [11:48] Handling projects for BFCM
  • [15:09] Sponsor: Postscript postscript.io/install
  • [15:39] Prepare early for BFCM
  • [17:14] Setting your clients’ expectations
  • [18:27] That importance of promptness in emails
  • [18:57] Removing features to go live
  • [21:17] Warning: Don’t rush features
  • [23:02] Considerations for BFCM redesign
  • [23:38] Optimization vs redesign
  • [26:14] Sponsor: Klaviyo klaviyo.com
  • [26:44] Setting your priorities when migrating online
  • [28:22] The “vanilla instance” of Shopify
  • [29:16] When to reach out for help
  • [30:47] The life cycle of the Ecommerce business
  • [32:36] Finding your product-market fit
  • [33:35] Why Ross chose Ecommerce over email marketing

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Chase Clymer, host of Honest Ecommerce interviewed ShopCreatify's Ross Allchorn in a recent ecommerce podcast. In their conversation they discuss Ross’s journey in Ecommerce, serendipity as a part of success, their focus on Shopify, working as a remote agency, handling BFCM projects, and more.

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A slightly belated notification, but here is our third appearance on The Unofficial Shopify Podcast where Kurt and Ross talk about how customizable Shopify really is. The misconceptions around the concept and some of the truths about how capable the platform truly is are discussed in this 41min chat.

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A slightly belated notification, but here is our third appearance on The Unofficial Shopify Podcast where Kurt and Ross talk about how customizable Shopify really is. The misconceptions around the concept and some of the truths about how capable the platform truly is are discussed in this 41min chat.

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Further to our previous appearance on Kurt Elster's unofficial Shopify podcast back in June, I was invited back this month and this time we spoke about the concept of using Shopify as a wholesale platform.

We delved into the aspects around wholesale online like whether or not to use a separate instance of Shopify for your wholesale needs, pricing tiers, wholesale customer registration and more. 

► listen to the podcast here.

Further to our previous appearance on Kurt Elster's unofficial Shopify podcast back in June, I was invited back this month and this time we spoke about the concept of using Shopify as a wholesale platform.

read time.

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Having somewhat recently joined a great group of Shopify experts in a round table type Slack channel, we were kindly offered the chance to participate in a podcast with Kurt Elster of Ethercycle.

In this episode we discussed some basics of ecommerce since it's the topic I've spoken about at a number of Shopify events.

► listen to the podcast here.

Having somewhat recently joined a great group of Shopify experts in a round table type Slack channel, we were kindly offered the chance to participate in a podcast with Kurt Elster of Ethercycle.

read time.

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