Getting Started with Kickstarter

You want to start an e-commerce business? That's fantastic! Getting it started can be a bit tricky. The age-old adage "you have to spend money to make money" is as annoying as it is true. Successfully started businesses don't just fall from the sky. It's definitely going to take some extra effort to kick start your business. That's why the popular crowdfunding company, Kickstarter, is so awesome for budding businesses.

What is Kickstarter?

For starters, Kickstarter is a popular ...

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Shopify Tip: How to Quickly Get a Count of Records in the Shopify Admin

When viewing records in the Shopify admin, you might notice that most of the pages don't show you how many total records are there.

One way to figure out the number of records is to do a CSV export, but this could be annoying as you usually have to wait for the CSV file in the email, unzip the attachment, open the file, and then look at the rows.

Luckily, there's a quicker and easier way to get this by ...

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EZ Importer: Using Your Products Price on Import

We've recently updated our Shopify order importing app, EZ Importer, to allow you to use your products price when importing orders. This allows you to use the price on the product you're importing instead of providing a price in the CSV file you're uploading.

EZ Importer allows you to match your products SKU with the line items on the order. This allows you to link your orders line items with the products in your store. If you want to use ...

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Getting Started with Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA)

We've talked about logistics before and how important fulfillment is to the success of your site. Whether you're a new, up-and-coming store or a veteran, order fulfillment is almost always a painstaking process. One that always requires a lot of thought, effort, and tears on your part. But wait. There's a reason that it's only "almost" always a painstaking process and why it isn't just "always" a painstaking process. Fulfillment isn't something that has to be done on your own. ...

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EZ Inventory: Option to Specify the Minute in Hourly Sync Schedules

We've just pushed out an update to EZ Inventory to allow our users to specify the "minute" portion of the hourly sync schedule.

In the past, all inventory update jobs scheduled to run hourly will start at the top of the hour. However, we've seen a case recently where a supplier's feed also gets updated/rebuilt hourly at the same minute, which sometimes causes the job to fail as the feed wasn't yet ready and had incomplete data.

With this update, ...

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