Shopify is a great starting point if you are new to eCommerce and launching your own products. With over a 1,000,000 businesses in 175 countries, Shopify provides undeniable reliability to you and your customers. The Shopify App store is where you go next after starting your store. This is where you will collections of useful add-ons for your business and digital marketing needs.
This can be daunting at first, but we have hand-picked 22 apps from Email Marketing, Product Recommendations, Social Media Marketing to Countdown Timers that have reliable support, easy to use and mostly free.
- Free Shipping Bar
- Wishlist Plus
- Instant Search +
- LimeSpot Personalizer
- Personalised Recommendations
- SEO Site Audit, Benchmark Hero
- Facebook Shop Channel
- Instagram Channel
- Facebook Chat Box – Live Chat
- Facebook Ads and Instagram Ads
- Email Template Creator
- Seguno: Email Marketing
- Yotpo: Product & Photo Review
- Swell Loyalty & Rewards
- Ultimate Countdown Timer
- Easy GDPR + Cookie Bar
- Superchargify – AMP + PWA
1. Free Shipping Bar
Free Shipping Bar displays your free shopping offer in a slide out and customizable bar. It is configurable for display in different pages and auto- detect visitors local currencies and convert the free shipping amount with real-time exchange rates. Responsive for all screens, you can edit your message with emojis and add curated bar background images to increase more conversions.
2. Wishlist Plus
Wishlist Plus offers shoppers the option to bookmark their favorite items and pick up where they left off when they return. Shoppers can save their items without login required and receive nudges such as ‘low in stock’ or ‘price dropped’ for favorited products. A great app to bring shoppers back into your store.
Search is an important tool that many eCommerce stores overlook, and with InstantSearch+, you can take a smarter approach to AI-based Search to significantly boost conversion. Equipped with Mobile Search, Instant Search & Autocomplete, Typo & Autocorrection and many more InstantSearch+ also provides insightful search analytics to what your customers are looking for.
4. LimeSpot Personalizer
For a more personalized or customer-tailored eCommerce store, LimeSpot Personalizer provides product recommendations and cross-sells across the web, mobile and ad channels. Customize product layouts with the Visual Editor and run A/B/n Test to improve performances of pages. You will be able to track your ROI with real-time analytics from the efficiency and performance of each recommended placement on every page.
5. Personalized Recommendations
Another great personalization app is Personalized Recommendations that adds common product upsells such as Related Products and Frequently Bought Together. Extra features include Email Recommendations with Mailchimp or Klaviyo, and Analytics dashboard to track your sales.
6. SEO Site Audit, Benchmark Hero
With SEO Site Audit, Benchmark Hero you will have a complete and detailed site audit that will give you a deeper understanding to why your site is not generating the traffic you think it should. With each segment, the system will guide you through actionable items to improve your store’s performance.
7. Facebook Shop Channel
Do you want to reach more shoppers from Facebook? With Facebook Shop Channel, you can create collections and post on your Facebook timeline. With this seemless integration, you can manage, track and fulfill orders placed on Facebook.
8. Instagram Channel
With Instagram Channel, you can place your products on Instagram by way of photo tagging. You will be able to tag up to 5 products per photo and let shoppers checkout without leaving Instagram. To further the reach of your products, you can also use Instagram’s sponsored post ads.
9. Facebook Chat Box – Live Chat
Facebook Chat Box – Live Chat is a great way to provide quick customer service when a customer is browing through your website. This integration allows you to set up greeting messages and automatic response time, thereby enhancing customer experience. The app is a great way in improving your business and better understand your customers.
10. Facebook Ads and Instagram Ads
Facebook Ads and Instagram Ads integrates with Shopify with Socioh’s Branded Catalogs to add customization for your product advertising on Facebook and Instagram. With 100s of themed templates, you can add discount information, logo and relevant details all within minutes.
11. AfterShip – Track & Notify
AfterShip keeps your customers updated with their orders through an intuitive, customized tracking page and automated notification. AfterShip has over 450+ carriers covered and features a free sales tool – Automizely to add more sales and conversions to your business.
12. Shipway – Shipment Tracking
Shipway is another alternative to AfterShip with great tracking features. Customers can track shipment status of their order on your website and show shipment status details in real-time. After a successful sale, get order reviews and feedback from your customers to improve your store.
13. Instafeed – Instagram Feed
Instafeed is a great way to create social proof by displaying custom shoppable Instagram feeds on your Shopify store. You can display instagram content with tagged products on your posts, which will drive fresh new content to your store. Fully responsive, you can filter posts by way of hashtags and post up to 3 multiple feeds (Instagram Biz).
14. Email Template Creator
Email Template Creator makes designing emails easy with beautiful templates to choose from that you can tailor to your unique brand. The emails are mobile optimized and you can set personalized campaigns with up to 500 emails per month.
15. Seguno: Email Marketing
Seguno makes email marketing easier by integrating with the Shopify admin, mobile app and Marketing section. Optimize your automated emails with a pre-built library of automated touchpoints such as welcome, new purchaser, abandoned checkout and discount reminder. Track your ROI with detailed conversion reports which tracks the sales from your emails.
16. Yotpo: Product & Photo Reviews
Yotpo has been used by leading brands for review collection such as product reviews, ratings, site reviews and photo reviews. With Yotpo, you can build a powerful brand community and drive high-intent traffic by displaying ratings in organic search results with Google Ads.
17. Swell Loyalty & Rewards
Swell Loyalty & Rewards helps you build a loyalty and rewards program through repeat purchases, referrals and social engagement. Easy to use and fully customizable, grow your revenue through repeat customers as they are often likely to spend up to ten times more per transaction than first-time visitors.
Translate your store easily with Weglot, and expand your customers from around the world. Weglot detects and translates all your content in any language and provides a unique dashboard to easily edit translation or order professional translations.
19. ULTIMATE Countdown Timer
ULTIMATE Countdown Timer provides a real time countdown timer for sales promotions, limited time offers and product launches. With 20+ customizable themes, you will be able to schedule start and end dates and times quickly with ease.
20. Easy GDPR + Cookie Bar
21. Superchargify – AMP + PWA
Superchargify bring AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) and PWA (Progressive Web Application) to your Shopify store which boosts page loads and google search rankings. With PWA, your customers can now install your store as an app on their Android or iOS phone with preloading capabilities.
If you would like to learn more on how Shopify Plus can convert more customers to your business, contact us and our team will provide the right solution to your needs.