Shopify is one of the best platforms for your e-commerce business with its easy setup and a multi-functional dashboard with varieties of customs and layouts. But no matter how easy it sounds, selling on Shopify isn’t a loose task itself. You might need help customizing an app, developing a great layout, marketing your business, shifting from a physical store to an eStore, or even for professional photographs of your products. Shopify lets merchants choose experts from its lists of Partners and Experts for their assistance. Shopify Partners can also make profits by guiding clients in their field of expertise.
Who is qualified to become a Shopify partner and how to apply?
Everyone ranging from a web designer to an app developer to an influencer is desirable to become a Shopify partner. To become one, you need to sign up for a Shopify partner account. And to become a ‘partner,’ one needs to sign a formal contract with Shopify, assessed annually. There are no registration or signing fees. You can practice with your partner dashboard on unlimited test stores for as long as you wish.
Who are Shopify Experts?
Shopify Experts are Partners that have a credential of minimum five successful Shopify stores they’ve helped succeed. Furthermore, they are categorized in one of the five expert fields
- Set up Experts
How to make money with Shopify?
Apart from starting your e-commerce store on Shopify, you can also earn money by becoming Shopify Expert, App partner or an Affiliate.
1. Set Up Experts
Becoming a Setup Expert will help you transform an idea to a real business. Clients often hire set up experts to get their businesses up. Many clients with big dreams don’t mind spending hundreds to thousands of dollars on a suitable expert.
In this world of aesthetics, a lot of merchants do not mind spending dollars after a design expert for great templates for their eStore. It is something that will attract customers and generate dividends for the coming years.
E-commerce advertising isn’t a cakewalk. These experts have expended years over learning Shopify algorithms and how to drive traffic to a particular site and to turn that traffic into profit. A market expert should know about
- Google Ads
- Conversion Rate Optimisation
- Facebook and Amazon Marketing
- Search Engine Optimisation
Each of these is significant for a store’s success. Clients often hire market experts or agencies for help. They charge monthly fees from the clients, depending on how much the client is willing to spend over advertisements. Many eStore owners invest decent money in advertising because a good marketer will reap benefits worth millions.
Developers are hired for a custom development job or to handle almost any store-related task over a one-time expense or an ongoing contract depending upon the needs and complexities of the project.
High-quality photographs are a basic need for the success of any store. But a lot of us aren’t professionals. Hence, it is better to hire experts from this field. Photographers charge per project based depending on the number of photographs and the level of elaborateness of the shots.
6. Payment schedule
Credits of the partners are amassed and then paid as follows
- For all credits in the former half of the month, payment is made within five business days after 15th
- For all credits in the latter half of the month, payment is made within five business days after the end of the month.
Partners are paid in USD via Pay Pal.
With over 800k+ Shopify merchants trying to run a complicated world of e-commerce, there is a fair opportunity for Shopify Partners and Experts to generate revenue based on their interventions. If you think you can help merchants with any of the above areas in their businesses, you should sign up for becoming a Shopify Partner today and start working on test stores to become an expert one day, apart from making money. So, what are you waiting for? Sign up today. Remember, it is free!