With the onset of Covid-19 and the implications of physical distancing and restrictions, more and more businesses are looking online to sell their products and services. The government has responded with Trading Online Vouchers to support organisations in making this happen. The Build an Online Shop with Shopify course is aimed at people who wish to know how to build their own website using the Shopify platform. Shopify is an e-Commerce software that allows business owners to set up an online shop and start selling without any design or technical knowledge.
This course will guide the participants through setting up their own Shopify website, choosing a theme for their website, adding pages, adding products, setting prices and shipping rates, setting up the payment system and integrating it with other platforms including your website, email and Facebook. You will be given helpful hints and tips and prompted with questions to ask yourself such as around the areas of website management, updates, etc. No prior knowledge of Shopify is necessary and no specific website technical skills are necessary. If you can use a browser you can do this course.
Training Cancellation Policy: Registrants who cancel over 14 days in advance of scheduled training date shall incur no cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel within 14 days of scheduled training date shall incur a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the cost. Registrants who cancel within 24 hours or fail to attend training will be charged 100% of the full fee.
- Understand the Shopify Ecommerce platform
- Set up an online shop / professional Shopify website quickly and easily
- Set up a theme, add pages and products, set prices and shopping rates, set up a payment system
- Add additional features through the Shopify App Marketplace
- Set up Product Catalogs
- Integrate your new Shopify website with your Facebook business page and other social media platforms
- Know what you need to do to manage and maintain your shop
Who is the course for
Business Owners, Managers, Digital Marketers, Marketing professionals – anyone wishing to start selling their products or services online. No prior knowledge of Shopify is necessary and no specific website technical skills are necessary. If you can use a browser you can do this course.
Module 1 October 6th: Back End Set-Up Laying the Foundation – general settings, adding pages, notifications, setting up payments, adding domain, checkout, shipping, sales channels, billing
Module 2 October 13th: Front End Set-Up Creating the Store Look – themes, adding logo, colour palette, main navigation, sub categories, adding products, inventory, collections, SEO, tags, analytics, going LIVE
Laura Gallagher, www.beonline.ie