VIDEO 2: HOW TO INSTALL THE THEME
Every course creator seems to have a Shopify free theme favourite. Sarah suggests you use Pop and walks you through how to install it.
Lesson length: 1 minute. Yes! They explain all you need to know in 60 seconds. That's how easy it is.
VIDEO 3: HOW TO INSTALL OBERLO & UPDATE ITS SETTINGS
Oberlo is an app you install via the Shopify App Store. The most basic functions are free, making it an ideal tool to use as a beginner dropshipper. As your store grows, Oberlo will require a monthly subscription fee, but you only need to worry about that as soon as you have more than 500 sales in a month.
Sarah shows you how to install and activate it on your Shopify Store.
Lesson length: 2 minutes 53 seconds
VIDEO 4: HOW TO INSTALL THE CHROME EXTENSION
In order to
add products to Oberlo, you need the Chrome extension.
This lesson only takes up 57 seconds of your time. And it's only applicable to those who don't have the Chrome extension on their PC's / laptops.
VIDEO 5: HOW TO ADD PRODUCTS WITH OBERLO
Sarah shows you how to quickly add
products to your store via the Oberlo app. It's a very simple process completed with only a few clicks.
Lesson length: 3 minutes 15 seconds
VIDEO 6: HOW TO CREATE A PRINTIFY ACCOUNT
This lesson teaches you how to quickly and painlessly create a Printify account. Sarah suggest Printify for the following reasons
Printify is really simple and beginner friendly to use
It's free to use
They have lots of different products
Their products are competitively priced
Lesson length: 3 minutes 2 seconds
VIDEO 7: HOW TO CREATE A PRODUCT WITH PRINTIFY
Creating a t-shirt design is super simple using Printify
. In this video, Sarah shows you how to create a t-shirt design and load it on to your store without much
Lesson length: 3 minutes 57 seconds
VIDEO 8: HOW TO UPDATE PRODUCT PAGES
Sarah shows you how to update and add additional products to your store. She also shows you the importance of a good product description and gives a good over-the-shoulder tutorial of the entire process.
Lesson length: 10 minutes 32 seconds
VIDEO 9: HOW TO ADD COLLECTIONS
Collections are basically different categories for your products. It's important to know how to create these as your store grows and you have products that can be categorized together, such as coffee mugs, teaspoons, t-shirts etc.
Lesson length: 2 minutes 20 seconds
VIDEO 10: HOW TO CREATE AN ABOUT US PAGE
Top Tip: Sarah shares an About Us template that you can use to make the writing process as quick as possible.
Lesson length: 3 minutes 28 seconds
VIDEO 11: HOW TO CREATE A CONTACT US PAGE
This is a very short lesson where Sarah shows you how to create a Contact Us page. It's basically a contact form generated by Shopify and you can do it with only a few short clicks.
Lesson length: 54 seconds
VIDEO 12: HOW TO CREATE A REFUND POLICY PAGE
Sarah explains the importance of a Refund Page and walks you through the process of
creating one. You should only offer refunds for faulty or damaged products. Once again, Sarah offers a template you can use.
Lesson length: 2 minutes 37 seconds
VIDEO 13: HOW TO SET UP PAYMENTS
Sarah shows you how to set up the payment process for both credit cards and/or PayPal. It's not a complicated process, but you need to make sure to
fill everything in correctly from the very start.
Lesson length: 5 minutes 1 second
VIDEO 14: HOW TO ADD MENUS
During this lesson, Sarah teaches you how to create two types of menus: a header and footer menu. Sarah takes you step-by-step through the Shopify process.
Lesson length: 3 minutes 29 seconds
VIDEO 15: HOW TO CREATE A LOGO
Sarah's advice for getting a logo is to get a designer on Fiverr (once again). This isn't the only option, though.
Shopify offers a free Logo Creator
Tool (click here) and there are many other logo creation tools available on the internet that might cost less.
Lesson length: 4 minutes 52 seconds
VIDEO 16: HOW TO CUSTOMIZE THEME & HOMEPAGE
Sarah shows you how to customize your store's theme and the homepage using images, colors and text.
Lesson length: 9 minutes 18 seconds
VIDEO 17: HOW TO ADD SHIPPING
Setting up your Shipping is a very important aspect of store setup and Sarah doesn;t disappoint with her instructions. Sarah shows you how to set up free and paid shipping according to product weights.
Lesson length: 6 minutes 36 seconds
VIDEO 18: HOW TO EDIT CONFIRMATION EMAIL
This is a good addition to the course. Many courses skip a simple detail such as this and kudos to Sarah for including it. Sending an email to
customers to confirm their purchase is a must, so this lesson should not be skipped
Lesson length: 6 minutes
VIDEO 19: HOW TO ADD LIVE CHAT
Top Tip: This is a great addition to the course, especially since the app is free and no other course mentioned this. It's a great tool to have and shows professionalism when dealing with customers.
Lesson length: 2 minutes 11 seconds
VIDEO 20: HOW TO BUY A DOMAIN NAME
There are other options for buying a domain (such as GoDaddy or HostGator), but Sarah proposes Shopify for ease of use. Sarah shows you step-by-step what to do and also how to set up an email address.
Lesson length: 1 minute 38 seconds
VIDEO 21: HOW TO REMOVE STORE PASSWORD
In order to
make your site live, you need to do two things:
- turn your free Shopify account into a paid monthly subscription, and
- remove the Shopify Store Password
Sarah shows you how to do this hassle-free.
Lesson length: 1 minute 10 seconds