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  • Using Web Analytics to Increase Revenue & Decrease Spending
    Web Analytics & Your Business You’ve likely heard the quote “Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half” (usually attributed to US Department Store Merchant, John Wanamaker). Well, you can scrub that one from your mind when it comes to digital marketing because wasted ad spend is a measurement and attribution problem. Companies even as big as Google ha...
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  • Automating Your Shopify Store with Flow
    As exciting as the world of e-commerce can be, success comes from mundane, tedious tasks required in managing the day-to-day of the business. Orders need processing, packages need to packing. These are the duties that serve as the lifeblood of any e-commerce business. As an owner or manager of an e-commerce business, yet, your focus should always be on finding ways to 'streamline' these tasks. Whe...
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  • Comparing E-commerce Platforms: Magento vs. Shopify Plus
    Which enterprise level e-commerce platform is better? When it comes to building a website, there are many things to consider. Who should host your website? What theme should you use? What should the layout of certain pages be? What kind of user flow should you design? Should you build and design your website in-house or should you hire an agency? Add in a bunch of e-commerce variables -- inventor...
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  • HOW TO: Add Store Locator to Shopify
    Our “How To” guides are a series of articles demonstrating simple ways to implement common features for running a successful ecommerce business on Shopify. In this addition, we’ll teach you how to add a store locator to your online store, allowing your customers a quicker transition from an ecommerce experience to in-person. In ecommerce, it often feels like conversion is everything. However, cust...
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  • Launch: Siren Marine
    Siren Marine Siren Marine is a marine-technology company that produces "smart" devices for your boat! They say it best: "think Nest + OnStar for boats." Their flagship product, the Siren Marine MTC Device, allows you to monitor your boat wherever you have internet. You can monitor bilge level, high water, temperature, and engine condition. You'll also get GPS tracking and remote access to certain...
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  • 3 Reasons Why A Great Project Does Not Equal A Great Client
    Growth Spark previously wrote about Helping You Gauge Client Fit. In this article, we would like to expand on this topic, and recognize that the process of sales is much like any other business process, and as such, should be handled objectively. Do you think a Warehouse Manager circumvents the fulfillment process, expediting a ground-shipping order to overnight express just because they like the ...
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  • How To: Add Back In Stock Notifications to Shopify
    Shoppers that want to purchase a particular item are often turned away from a store when that item is out of stock. In fact, 36% of shoppers spend time researching which stores stock favorite items at the lowest price - if your store doesn’t include an ‘out of stock’ notification, you will lose out on those potential customers. How can clients find out when an item in your store is back in stock? ...
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  • Launch: NOBULL
    NOBULL NOBULL is a footwear brand launched in 2013 by a pair of former Reebok employees. Specializing in training shoes with unique patterns, NOBULL has also expanded into apparel and accessories. With new products dropping every month, NOBULL always offers something fresh and exciting for their customers. They offer a “no bull” approach to their marketing: your of choice shoe won’t make you fitt...
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  • 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Work With Us
    When it comes to redesigning your website there are a number of things to consider when choosing the right web design and development partner. Your website is the face of your business, and often the first or second point of contact that your potential clients will encounter. Ensuring you make the best first impression is crucial, and finding the right website partner is even more essential in gua...
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  • Is A Custom-Built Shopify Theme Worth It?
    When you first set up your Shopify store, you’re asked to make a lot of decisions. One of the hardest calls you’ll have to make early on is deciding between a pre-built or custom Shopify theme. The look and feel of your store will have a huge impact on how successful it is, both in the near and long term future. Whether you decide to go with a pre-built theme or you invest in a custom design, know...
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  • How To: Process Returns with Shopify
    Our “ How To” series demonstrates easy ways to implement the most commonly requested features for running a successful e-commerce business on Shopify. Check out our other “How To” posts for stellar tips to help you pull ahead of the competition! Your Customers Are More Likely to Buy Again If You Offer A Easy, Fast Returns Process Only 58 percent of online shoppers are satisfied with the ease of m...
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  • How to Make the E-commerce Fulfillment Experience Fun
    Your website is a beautiful, branded piece of art. Customers are ordering left and right, boxes are shipping out, and you’re feeling pretty darn good about things. But… (oh no, there’s a but. Why is there always a but?!) how is your fulfillment experience working for your customers? Yep, I said fulfillment experience. Putting your product in a brown cardboard box and slapping a shipping label on i...
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  • How To: Add An Instagram Social Feed To Shopify
    Our “How To” guides are a continuing series of articles demonstrating simple ways to implement the most commonly requested features for running a successful e-commerce business on Shopify. In this article we’ll teach you about ‘Instagram social feeds’ and how to add them to your online shop. More than just a simple social media app, Instagram is a must-use for e-commerce business owners. A visuall...
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  • Launch: Migrating Mahi Gold from a Custom Solution to Shopify
    Mahi Gold Mahi Gold is a Massachusetts-based e-commerce brand started by a brother and sister team, Michael and Becky Gorman, and their partner, Brian Voelkel. Hailing from Cape Cod, Mahi Gold features nautically-inspired prints, born from their love for all the Americana and quaintness that one tends to find in New England’s coastal towns. With that aesthetic comes a devotion to sourcing and pro...
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  • Shopify Unite: How to Effectively Scope Shopify Projects
    I had the pleasure of speaking on a Partner Panel at Shopify Unite 2017 about effectively scoping Shopify projects. Shopify Unite is Shopify's official partner conference, where agencies such as Growth Spark can gather to share knowledge and learn more about what Shopify has on the roadmap for their platform. In this Partner Panel, Simon Heaton from Shopify hosted Anshey Bhatia of Verbal+Visual, S...
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  • How To: Add Product Upsells to Shopify
    Our “How To” guides are a continuing series of articles demonstrating simple ways to implement the most commonly requested features for running a successful e-commerce business on Shopify. In this article we’ll teach you about ‘product upsells’ and how to add them to your online shop. ‘Product upsells’ are popups with featured products that are shown to your customers based on criteria that you de...
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  • Shopify SEO: How Growth Spark Tackles SEO for Our Clients
    Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is an incredibly powerful channel for driving traffic to your website. Unfortunately, it's not an 'easy' channel to master and often takes months of work to reap any noticeable results. A good Shopify SEO strategy has three components to it: Technical SEO: Making sure the 'structure' of your website meet Google's expectations and recommended best practices On-Site...
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  • Why System Integrators Are Your Favorite Nerds
    "I have these 3 systems, an ERP, and a Shopify Plus shop, but how the bleep will I get them all to communicate with each other?" You landed on Shopify Plus. You're picking Ross and his team at Growth Spark. But now, some confusing, annoying, logistical-nightmarish-type questions are popping up during project scoping. GULP. You snap at the barista about skim milk. But we all know it's not about the...
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  • Launch: Migrating Dormify from Magento to Shopify Plus
    Dormify Dormify is a New York-based e-commerce brand started by Amanda and Karen Zuckerman, a daughter and mom duo. Dormify was born out of the frustrating experience Amanda and Karen had when trying to decorate Amanda’s college dorm. Once a blog focusing on dorm decor style advice and trends, Dormify is now a bonafide shop for anyone’s small space decor needs. Sprucing Things Up Dormify was loo...
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  • Everything You Need to Know from Shopify Unite 2017
    Last month in April, Shopify held its second annual partner conference, Shopify Unite. It brought over 1000 partners together for two days of networking, education and insight into Shopify's community and roadmap. The event was filled with a multitude of very exciting announcements, both for merchants and partners alike. This article aims at providing a very high-level summary of these major annou...
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  • How To: Add Shoppable Instagram Galleries to Shopify
    Our “How To” guides are a continuing series of articles demonstrating simple ways to implement the most commonly requested features for running a successful e-commerce business on Shopify. In this article we’ll teach you about ‘shoppable Instagram galleries’ and how to add them to your online shop. Adding a ‘shoppable Instagram gallery’ app to your Shopify store provides a way for you to tag your ...
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  • Unofficial Shopify Podcast - Shopping Cart Migration
    We’re pleased to announce that our Founder and CEO, Ross Beyeler, was featured on this week’s Unofficial Shopify Podcast. Ready to learn the secrets of the world's most successful e-commerce professionals? The Unofficial Shopify Podcast will teach you how to grow your traffic, conversions, and make more money with your Shopify store. Hosted by Kurt Elster, a senior e-commerce consultant, The Uno...
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  • Guide to Content Planning Part 4: Product Architecture
    In Part 3 of our Guide to Content Planning we demonstrated some best practices for performing a Content Inventory. The process of maintaining a Content Inventory helps to ensure that we account for all our non-product content during an e-commerce migration. We generally leave products out of our Content Inventory as they have unique attributes which set them apart from our other content. In our 4t...
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  • Guide to Content Planning Part 3: Content Inventory
    In Part 2 of our Guide to Content Planning we covered the best practices for performing a Content Audit. That process helped us determine the content to Keep, Revise, or Remove from our migration process. With Part 3, we’ll teach you how to maintain a Content Inventory, a document tracking the status, structure, and other important details regarding your website’s content during an e-commerce migr...
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  • SEO Best Practices for Online Sales
    Selling online enables even the smallest business to reach consumers around the world. Unfortunately, it also means competing with thousands of other sellers who often offer the same or similar products, as well as with e-commerce giants like Amazon, Walmart, and eBay. If you want to make sales, you have to come up in search results as close to the top as possible. Studies show that 81% of shopper...
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  • Guide to Content Planning Part 2: Content Audits
    In Part 1 of our Guide to Content Planning we covered the basic concepts of Content Planning. We also discussed best practices regarding Sitemaps and their importance in taking inventory of your site’s content and understanding its structure. Here in Part 2, we’ll be discussing Content Audits, a process of determining which content on your site has a positive impact on your e-commerce site’s SEO, ...
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  • Guide to Content Planning Part 1: Sitemaps
    Welcome to our Guide to Content Planning. Making the move to a new shopping cart isn’t easy, but this guide aims to remove some of the major pain points of an E-Commerce Migration by teaching preparedness. In this series we’ll focus on best practices for understanding, organizing, and preparing your content for a migration between e-commerce platforms, or as we call it: Content Planning. Content ...

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