It is the era of plastic money neither customer have enough time to go and purchase his/her desired things physically from different places nor the shop owners or the merchant of a store have a time to manage their vast products properly. If you own a shop of t-shirts in New York city you might have few regular customers who visit and purchase the t-shirts from your shop you might have a website but it takes a time and programmer/developer to maintain it properly which could be annoying while running your shop too hence you need a platform where you may not only sale your products but may also gain a great number of new potential customers without paying someone to running your website or doing internet marketing for that too and that platform is called “Ecommerce online store” an online store where you can put your products in front of the entire world
Ecommerce store’s (Electronic commerce) demand is increasing day by day, an online store basically exchanges the business information or services by electronic means where products or services are purchased and sold online, but to creating, running, dealing and maintaining other things of a online store is not an easy job at all, you need a perfect platform which can provide all the solutions for your online store under one roof and shopify does it by all means.
Shopify is an awesome and perfect shopping cart solution with plenty of ecommerce plugins and ideal key features which an owner of an online store needs. Shopify is quite flexible to use and everything on your store are just accessible by one click.
Have a look at this short video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=HQId6xDGEVo) to setup an online store with shopify.
Let’s have a glance over the key features of Shopify
- Free 30 day trial (for any plan you choose)
- Flexible to use and easy to access / administrate.
- Unique, elegant and creative theme store (having more than 100 free and premium ecommerce templates)
- Easy payment methods PayPal Credit card acceptance (more than 50 payments gateways)
- SEO optimized (friendly URL’s, Analytics Integration, 301 redirect, ML Sitemap automatically generated and much more)
- Secured shopping cart (Provide SSL certificate)
- Every Shopify store is assigned a “Guru” (which helps you to setup your online business, provide assistance and advice to sell your products)
- Ecommerce hosting (PCI certified, unlimited bandwith)
- Mobile commerce feature (shopify uses html 5 which compatible with almost every Smartphone)
- Minimum transaction fees.
- Products can be downloaded
- Live chat supported
- Customization (Easy Html and CSS plus images manager and its liquid template is simply amazing for customization and editing)
- Marketing tool (facebook store, Twitter and YouTube integration)
- Plenty of useful apps for your online store
- Multiple languages and currencies supported.