Read and discover how to sell on Facebook using Shopify and the most important Facebook shop requirements one must meet!
Selling on Facebook using Shopify has never been easier. You can set up your own store and start selling right away. You don’t need any coding skills to set up and selling. With a few clicks on the mouse you can get customers to browse through your Shopify products on Facebook and buy without leaving the page.
You can add unlimited products to your Facebook shop and Shopify will then sync your inventory. Your Shopify shop on Facebook will perform great across numerous devices and tools including smartphones, tablets, desktop PCs, and more.
You can also offer personalized support via Facebook Messenger. This is a great opportunity for you to encourage customers to make a purchase inside chat. All you need to make this happen is by using the cheapest Shopify plan – Shopify Lite which will cost you $9 a month.
You can boost the timeline posts, you can grow easily, and target your customers by location, age, and interests. You can also boost engagement by combining product posts with relevant content that speaks to your potential customers.
Your customers can like, share, save, and comment on your products which additionally boosts your reach. You can choose to have customer checkout on your Shopify page or on your Facebook page.
Choosing Facebook checkout seems like an obvious strategy because the user is already logged in and it is much more convenient to shop the product immediately.
All paid Shopify plans come with Buy Button included which is one more way to boost your sales.
Before you start selling on Facebook using Shopify, you must consider some requirements:
- A live Facebook business page – You can’t really sell on Facebook using Shopify if you have a personal account. You need to have a Facebook business page.
- The page shouldn’t use Shopping template.
- You need to have a valid customer email
- Your Shopify store must use a currency that the Facebook platform supports
- You need to use a paid Shopify plan. Please keep in mind that you can’t sell with the Shopify free trial. The cheapest Shopify plan costs $9 a month.
We also recommend you to read Facebook Commerce Policy as well as Community Standards to make sure your store isn’t banned. On the Shopify website, you can read more about Facebook product publishing requirements.
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— Molly Pearson (@mollyy_alice) 8 de enero de 2019