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In-Depth Admin Exploration: How To Use Shopify Gift Cards?

- Shopware

shopify gift cards admin screen

This article sheds light on Shopify gift cards. By default, the system lets you sell them as a digital product through your online storefront or send them straight to a customer via email as a gift. So, how do Shopify gift cards work? What are the supported types of gift cards? How to add gift cards to Shopify? How to sell gift cards on Shopify? You will find the answers below. 

First of all, we explain what Shopify gift cards are and how they work on your website. Next, you will learn how to use Shopify gift cards in your administration. We demonstrate how to create a gift card product in Shopify and then search for it in your administration. You will also discover how to transfer gift cards straight to a customer. After that, the article shifts to Shopify gift cards as digital products that can be purchased on your storefront. You will master how to activate the corresponding functionality that adds gift cards to Shopify. In this section, various nuances associated with gift card management are covered, such as adding new gift card products, updating the existing gift cards, changing the expiry date, adding gift card discounts, etc. And there is a short chapter that explains the nuances of Shopify gift card import and export. So, let’s see what Shopify gift cards are.  Continue Reading

In-Depth Admin Exploration: Shopify Inventory Transfers

- Shopify

Shopify transfers

In the article below, you will find out what Shopify inventory transfers are. We focus on how to add inventory to Shopify with the help of transfers. To describe this process, we explain what each Shopify transfer screen means and what opportunities it offers. Below, you will find many visual materials portraying all steps of Shopify inventory transfers. Also, there is a detailed section dedicated to inventory import and export processes as a reliable alternative to inventory transfers! Now, let’s see what the most common use cases for inventory transfers on Shopify are and how to leverage them.   Continue Reading

In-Depth Admin Exploration: Shopify Products Page

- E-Commerce, Shopify

How to add products to Shopify

What are Shopify products, you will ask? Well, they include all the familiar things that any online storefront can sell. Various physical items, digital downloads, services, and gift cards are your Shopify products. Below, we explore the Shopify products page and all the related screens and processes.

How to add products to Shopify? That’s another important question every merchant new to the platform asks. The process is fairly simple. You only need to provide product information and submit product photos to add a product on Shopify. And for each combination of options for your product, such as size or color, you can create a variant. Then, you can make a product available to one or more of your sales channels. It is possible when you are adding or modifying it. 

Alternatively, you can add products to Shopify by importing them. And this functionality is delivered with the default tools! So, it is possible to import products to Shopify in a matter of a few clicks from the Product page in your Shopify admin, where you can also browse, add, edit, and manage all of your products and variants.

In the following article, we explore all these procedures. You will learn how to add products on Shopify, what are the nuances of Shopify product import, how to sell digital products on Shopify, etc. We explain what product variants are and how to configure them. And, of course, there is a detailed description of each admin screen with lots of illustrations that show each process down to the smallest detail. Continue Reading

In-Depth Admin Exploration: Shopify Inventory Management

- Shopify

inventory management Shopify

The quantity of a specific product on hand is known as inventory. In other words, it is the number of items you can sell at the moment. To control inventory, the Shopify admin offers a decent selection of built-in instruments and third-party apps. You can either focus on the default instruments or enhance their productivity with additional third-party features. In both cases, Shopify inventory management helps avoid situations when you sell out-of-stock items and alerts you when it is necessary to restock goods. In Shopify’s Inventory section, you may set up inventory tracking, monitor your inventory, and modify inventory levels. For products and variants whose inventory is being tracked, you may also check the history of inventory modifications. Still don’t know how to add inventory to Shopify? Soon, we will change that.

In the following article, we get under the hood of Shopify inventory management. You will learn everything about adding inventory to Shopify. Although this process is simple and intuitive, there are still a few nuances to point your attention to. In the introductory chapter, we discuss such basics as how to enable/disable Shopify inventory tracking, sell on Shopify without inventory, hide out-of-stock products, and manage inventory for multiple locations. Next, we proceed to the Shopify Inventory management essentials, including basic inventory observations, adjustments, inventory adjustment history monitoring, bulk editing, etc. In this chapter, you will learn how to add inventory to Shopify in multiple ways. After that, we explore inventory transfers. You will discover how to add inventory to Shopify by creating and receiving them. Shopify inventory export and import are also described in a dedicated chapter. It focusses on how to add inventory to Shopify via import and export processes. Continue Reading

In-Depth Shopify Admin Exploration

- E-Commerce, Shopify

Shopify Admin

You can set up your e-commerce store, customize its settings, and administer your business activities via the Shopify admin. Your Shopify admin panel provides the ability to control every part of your store if you log in to it using a browser. However, you get a slightly limited functionality by logging into the Shopify backend via a mobile application. In this case, you may manage your orders, examine your store’s most recent activity, and update your catalog. In the following article, we describe each core section of the Shopify admin page. You will find links to the corresponding guides below.  Continue Reading

In-Depth Admin Exploration: Shopify Orders

- E-Commerce, Shopify

how to fulfil orders on shopify

In the following article, we explore Shopify orders. You will find out what the Shopify orders page is and what opportunities it offers. We explain how to fulfill orders on Shopify by describing all the core processes associated with Shopify draft orders and orders placed by your customers. You will learn what the difference between these two kinds of the same entity is. Also, we touch upon the topic of Shopify recurring orders, briefly explain how to set up pre-orders on Shopify, shed light on how to cancel orders, and elucidate a bunch of other processes from editing customer information to attaching files and internal notes to orders. If you want to import orders into Shopify but have no idea how to do that, this guide will be helpful too. We also talk about exporting Shopify orders below. Before going any further, let’s define what e-commerce order management is and then proceed to the essentials of its implementation in the Shopify admin. Continue Reading

How To Update Shopware 6 In Administration

- E-Commerce, Shopware

In the following article, we shed light on how to upgrade your Shopware 6 website to the latest version right in the administration section of your e-commerce website. Although you won’t need to apply complex manipulations using the shell, we insist that every Shopware update falls within the ambit of experienced specialists familiar with the challenge. Below, we shed light on how to secure your Shopware 6 update and maintain the extension compatibility. After that, you will explore the upgrade procedure that takes place in your administration and consists of the following steps: you will look for the update, check the system requirements, deactivate extensions, and update the system. So, let’s run through the preparations and see how to update Shopware 6 right in the administration. You can find more similar materials here.   Continue Reading

How To Set Up A Shopware Store In A Foreign Language

- E-Commerce, Shopware

We’ve already touched upon the topic of setting up a Shopware website. Various basic aspects of this complex process are covered here: Getting Started With The Platform. And it’s not a secret that Shopware provides the ability to expand your business internationally. You can add a localized shop for each country to showcase your brand. But how to set up a Shopware store in a foreign language? Download the latest Shopware version and follow the instructions provided in this article. Continue Reading

How To Reset Admin Password in Shopware

- E-Commerce, Shopify

The following article explains how to reset the admin password in Shopware 6. That may be necessary if you have forgotten your password and need to regain access to the admin. Currently, there are two ways to do that: more user-friendly and more complicated. Both are described below. Other useful tips on working with the platform are available here: Shopware Cookbook. Continue Reading

Exploring Shopware: Scale Units in Shopware 6 Settings

- E-Commerce, Shopware

Flexibility in every aspect of your e-commerce website simplifies not only your daily routine but also the shopping experience of your prospects. For instance, you want to apply different scale units, such as bottles, packs of bottles, and barrels, to your products. If your e-commerce platform doesn’t let you do that, it is necessary to create numerous different products with similar characteristics except for the scale units. As for Shopware 6, it lets you create custom scale units for your products. Thus, you can easily apply such scale units as bottles, packs of bottles, and barrels to your products, achieving outstanding flexibility. In the article below, we explore the Shopware 6 Scale Units screen in settings. You will learn how to manage the existing records as well as add new scale units in Shopware 6.
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