Stephen's World - Top 10 Most Common Mistakes New Shopify Online Store Owners Make

Top 10 Most Common Shopify Mistakes

I have worked with thousands of Shopify store owners, as a former-Guru and web design setup expert. Listed below are the most common mistakes I've seen new eCommerce entrepreneurs make, ordered by severity. Before you launch your Shopify store, be sure you're not making ...

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Stephen's World - How to Increase the Loading Speeds for your Shopify Store

Improve your Shopify Loading Speeds

It's unanimously agreed that slow loading times mean less sales, more visitors leaving, and worse SEO ranking. If you've tested your Shopify store with Google's PageSpeed Insights, you're probably getting the following errors: Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in ...

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Stephen's World - Helpful Insights for Picking a Free Shopify Theme

Help: Picking a Free Shopify Theme

If you're just getting started with Shopify eCommerce then you will most likely want to use a free theme - at least until you start generating sales and can afford to purchase a paid one. The following is a list of Shopify's free themes, ranked from best to worst, based on my own experiences ...

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Stephen's World - 16 Must Have Shopify Apps for your Online Store

List of Must Have Shopify Apps

Listed below are my recommendations for apps to check out. Only add the apps you actually need (try to stay under 10 apps total for the best performance and loading times). Before adding any apps, I highly recommend making a duplicate copy of your theme, so that you always ...

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Stephen's World - How to Charge in 2 Currencies on Shopify

Using Multiple Currencies on Shopify

Your best bet for setting this up is to create separate Shopify stores/accounts - one for each currency you wish to support - and then using the Geolizr App to direct merchants to the correct store based on their IP/location. You'll also want to take a look at the Backups & Duplication Doc ...

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Stephen's World - How to Increase the SEO Ranking of your Shopify Store

How to Increase your SEO Ranking

There are a few things you can do in order to increase your site's ranking, in terms of SEO. The first thing I want to bring up is that it can take up to a few weeks/months to properly establish your search results ranking. The first thing you need to do is submit your sitemap to ...

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