Checklist to set up your online store
Here are some things that you can do to create an online store that works well for your business.
Set up your store
Set up your store before you launch.
Add a product
Add one or more products to your online store.
Customize the look and feel of your store
Choose a theme and customize it to suit your brand.
Add a domain
Add an existing domain or buy a new domain to showcase your brand.
Add pages to your store
Create pages to give more information to your customers.
Organize your products
Help customers to find your products by grouping them into collections.
Create your store's navigation
Build a menu so that customers can browse your store.
Manage your store
Manage your store's settings.
Review shipping settings
Make sure that the default shipping settings meet your store's needs.
Set up payment methods
Choose the way that your customers pay for orders, and also where you receive payments.
Set your selling currency
Set the currency that you want to make your sales in.
Review tax settings
Customize the way that taxes are calculated on your store.
Add store policies to your checkout page
Create your store policies and add them to your checkout page.
Prepare to launch
Preparations for launching your store.
Review your store
Make sure that your store is ready to launch.
Open your store
Remove your password page and start selling to the public.
Add chat to your online store
Install Shopify Ping for iOS and add a chat widget to your online store to make it easy for visitors to ask questions about your products.