Ecommerce

Learn ecommerce

In the modern world, if your business sells a desirable product, people are going to want to buy it online. Learn the necessary skills that will allow your business to thrive on the internet with ecommerce training from Shopify.


Get in on ecommerce and get into one of the fastest-growing sectors of the economy.

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Shopify Education Team
4m

Add subscriptions to drive sales

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Thumbnail preview about Dropshipping 101: get started in 3 steps
Course
Shopify Education Team
33m

Dropshipping 101: get started in 3 steps

Curious about dropshipping, but not sure where to start? This microlearning program is perfect for you if you want to understand how dropshipping works and get started fast.

Learn from top experts and the most popular Shopify video content on the topic of dropshipping.

The goal of this program is for you to decide if you’d like to start dropshipping, and also identify a product you’d be excited to sell.

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Thumbnail preview about Shopify for Startups: Sustainable packaging with EcoEnclose
Webinar
Recorded Webinar
1h

Shopify for Startups: Sustainable packaging with EcoEnclose

Saloni is the CEO and Chief Eco Geek at EcoEnclose, a leading provider of sustainable shipping solutions for ecommerce brands. She is passionate about helping conscious companies launch, grow, and thrive. In the last three years, EcoEnclose has helped over 40,000 companies ship their products in ways that strengthen their brand and support the planet.
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Shopify Education Team
1m

Launch day checklist: Legal settings

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Thumbnail preview about Shopify for Startups: How your business can contribute to a circular economy
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Recorded Webinar
1h 3m

Shopify for Startups: How your business can contribute to a circular economy

Learn how your business can move away from a linear product lifecycle to a circular and regenerative model
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Shopify Education Team
4m

Launch day settings: Plans and permissions

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Shopify Education Team
3m

Create a personalized discount strategy

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Shopify Education Team
5m

Engage your customers with non-product pages

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Thumbnail preview about 5 key pillars to an effective loyalty and rewards program
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Shopify Education Team
3m

5 key pillars to an effective loyalty and rewards program

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Shopify Education Team
4m

Get more from your ad spend with A/B testing

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Thumbnail preview about Store design review: How does your store compare?
Webinar
Krysta Roney
1h 13m

Store design review: How does your store compare?

What are customers thinking but not telling you when trying to buy from your store? Join us for this month's store design series as we uncover the most common mistakes with live store reviews by expert Ilana Davis. We'll uncover issues and opportunities that can reduce customer service calls, increase conversions plus improve SEO and web accessibility. Attend live for a chance to have your store reviewed by Ilana.
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Thumbnail preview about How to Start a Dropshipping Business with US Suppliers
Course
Enina Bicaku
39m

How to Start a Dropshipping Business with US Suppliers

If you’ve ever wanted to have an online business that brought you financial stability, a sense of purpose, and freedom to work and live anywhere in the world?

If the answer is yes, then this course is the perfect short but sweet guide to get you inspired and on your way to building an amazing dropshipping business with just a laptop, Wi-Fi, and a dream.

We’ve got a secret up our sleeve and we’re going to show you how to use US suppliers with fast shipping and one-of-a-kind products as a competitive advantage.

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Get your business moving at the speed of light

Your sales are no longer restricted by the number of people coming into your shop or calling your business line. The internet has made it possible for you to transform regular folks around the world into potential customers. This is ecommerce and it’s both the present and future of your business. Ecommerce at a foundational level is the buying and selling of products and services online, but it’s more than just transactions, encompassing things like supply chain management, inventory, data collection, and even marketing. So it’s easy to see how ecommerce can be a make or break skill set for any entrepreneur. If you don’t happen to have a strong ecommerce background and you’d like to add some expertise to your repertoire, Shopify offers a range of ecommerce training tutorials that can help your business find success.

Whether you’re interested in more efficient payment processing, something creative like how to write content that converts, or even how to get your website and brick and mortar business to work hand-in-hand for even greater success, Shopify has the tutorials to help you learn ecommerce. All you have to do is choose a topic that fills a knowledge gap on your team and click the play button. Start right now with one quick streaming video tutorial or wait until you have some spare time and dig deep into multiple lessons on a range of subjects. It’s fast, easy, and completely free.

How can I learn about ecommerce at home?

The best way to learn ecommerce at home is with an ecommerce training online tutorial from Shopify. Each quick lesson targets a specific ecommerce skill that will help your business achieve its goals online. And since every tutorial is delivered via streaming video directly from Shopify, there’s no need to go out or even get out of bed to start learning. You can use any connected device to start your ecommerce training, like your desktop computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone, and our tutorials are always available online.

How long will it take to learn about starting an ecommerce business?

Shopify’s ecommerce training is custom tailored to the needs of busy entrepreneurs. If you're looking to build a specific skill, like dropshipping or product photography, you can hone-in on courses that cover those topics specifically. But if you're starting from scratch and want a more foundational introduction to ecommerce, it's a good idea to take a selection of courses that deal with a range of topics.