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How to turn your Facebook Page into an email magnet

How to turn your Facebook Page into an email magnet

by Lauren Barrett

According to procurious.com, 73% of millennials identify email as their preferred means of business communication. Whilst we know that social media is an important part of driving ecommerce sales, email provides a whole bunch of opportunities to sell and build relationships with cli
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7 things you NEED to know about Instagram.

7 things you NEED to know about Instagram.

by Lauren Barrett

With Instagram now averaging over 400 million active daily users, it’s high time to start getting more involved with one of the favorite social platforms of millennials. In fact, over 50% of all Americans aged between 18 and 29 are active users on Instagram. Jeez.
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How to find your Shopify target market in 3 hours

How to find your Shopify target market in 3 hours

by Adam Pearce 1 Comment

Finding the target market for a Shopify store sometimes can get overlooked in the early stages of a business. You find the perfect product, you have an idea for a name and logo and before you know it, your life! But with so much competition in the online marketplace, it's essential to ensure that your Shopify store development, design and marketing are strictly aligned to your target market.

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5 steps to create a super sweet Shopify blog.

5 steps to create a super sweet Shopify blog.

by Adam Pearce 11 Comments

We’re on a mission to make Shopify Blogs more ‘Jazzy’. Barry Manilow is not the answer, but how do you drive traffic with a Shopify Blog and keep visitors there? Well, here’s Blend Commerce’s 5 steps to creating a super sweet Shopify blog.
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Why use a Shopify blog?

Why use a Shopify blog?

by Adam Pearce

Good question. Well, the fact you’re reading this already shows one use. Traffic. Maybe you saw this blog title, it was a question you’ve been asking yourself and you decided to click. Or perhaps you googled it and one of the results was this blog? Without continuing to sound like a smart ass, let's look at why Shopify blogs can be so beneficial for your Shopify store.

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What the heck is a sales funnel?

What the heck is a sales funnel?

by Adam Pearce

Let’s not beat around the bush - who really gets what a Sales Funnel is? I know, right. A sales funnel is a way of finding a huge bunch of people you want to sell your product to, and from that bunch, finding a smaller group who will buy your product.

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Cutting the lawn with scissors and the Krispy Kreme without the glaze.

Cutting the lawn with scissors and the Krispy Kreme without the glaze.

by Adam Pearce

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Have you ever built an IKEA cupboard without the instructions?

Have you ever built an IKEA cupboard without the instructions?

by Adam Pearce

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5 Answers to 5 Questions from potential Shopify store owners

5 Answers to 5 Questions from potential Shopify store owners

by Adam Pearce

If you’re reading this, the chance is you’ll have been thinking about starting your Shopify store for a while. In fact,87% of our clients tell us that they’ve been ‘thinking’ about a Shopify store for over 9 months.N-I-N-E MONTHS.
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WOULD YOU BUILD A HOTEL IN THE DESERT?

WOULD YOU BUILD A HOTEL IN THE DESERT?

by Adam Pearce

Think about a 5-star luxury resort. Crystal clear pools, cabanas with white linen sheets, exquisite French cuisine, and point-perfect service. Sounds great, right?
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Can you pass an e-commerce split personality test?

Can you pass an e-commerce split personality test?

by Adam Pearce

There’s this breakfast place near to my house. Every Sunday, as I pretend to be the young, cool hipster that I’m not, I sit myself down on their uncomfortable metal bench and order the avocado smash with poached eggs. Each Sunday, I’m greeted by a super smiley Swedish lady ...
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Shopify Turbo Theme - 7 reasons why we love Out of The Sandbox

Shopify Turbo Theme - 7 reasons why we love Out of The Sandbox

by Adam Pearce 3 Comments

Choosing a Shopify Theme can be tricky. In this blog, Blend Commerce discuss why the Turbo Shopify Theme by Out of the Sandbox is their Shopify theme of choice. Read more below.
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