Setting up your e-commerce store may be a bit of a drag, but on Shop440 the process is just an easy piece of cake! Here are the steps to set up your dream store:
Step 1: Visit the Website
The first thing to do is to visit the website at shop440.com to get started.
Step 2: Click on “Get Started”
The next step is to click on the “Get started” button which will take you to a page where you click “create shop”
Step 3: Create your Shop
On this page, you are required to fill in the necessary details which includes the following;
A title: Give your shop a name that customers can recognize
Create a shop ID: A short unique name that gives your business a unique website address for your business.
Select your preferred shop plan: You can either chose Entrepreneur Plan which is $5 a month or the Shark Plan which is $50 a month.
With the Entrepreneur plan, you get a free sub-domain, create and manage product listings, view and manage customer orders, handle your logistics and have easy online and offline payment options. Your shop can also be managed both on your mobile phone and desktop with an easy to use e-commerce experience.
The Shark plan provides all the benefits that the Entrepreneur plan gives but offers more benefits. With the Shark plan, you get support for custom website customization, priority support as well as a growth hacker plan and strategies to grow your business.
When setting up your store, describe your business in details: What does your shop specialize in? Why should customers patronize you?Include other Information should customers know about your shop? Once you are done filling up the details, you can click on “save.”
Step 4: Payment based on Pricing Plans
Fill in your card details. You either pay $5.14 or $51.45 based on the plan chosen. You will be redirected to your card issuer's verification page to complete payment after inputting the OTP sent to you by your bank.
Step 5: Select your Shop
When you are done with payment, you will be directed to your shop manager account created as well as a list of shops or you can go back to "get started" to select your shop. You will be directed to your shop manager.
Step 6: Set Up your Dashboard
By default, every shop has a sub-domain which shows that your shop has been automatically created by default. You can use our available tools to set up your store. You can list your products on the listing menu with clear pictures of your products and the necessary details.
Track your orders, finances, new orders, progress and audits on your dashboard. Fill out your shipping options for your listing. You can keep these options specific to a particular listing,or save them as a shipping profile to apply them to future listings. You can always send your dashboard link to your customers which is your shopid.shop440.com
Step 7: Sell and Withdraw funds with Ease
Shop440 has made it really easy to make payments more convenient for you and your customers. It is much convenient to direct your Instagram buyers to your online shop so they can make orders as well as experience easy payments and shipping. You can always click on the finance area of your online shop to withdraw your funds into your bank account anytime you want.
Step 8: View your Site
Once you are done setting up, you can have a view of how your shop looks like so you can make any adjustments till you are satisfied. Make sure you uploead quality images of your products.
To visit or sign in to your shop, click on merchants.shop440.com
What if I have my own Domain?
You can create a custom site to continue but make sure you have already purchased a domain name with a domain registrar. We will be showing you how to link your own domain in the subsequent article.
If you have further enquiries or complaints, you can contact us by sending us a mail at hello[email protected] and we will be more than delighted to assist you set up your unique store. We look forward to doing business with you.