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Essential Smoke Drop Shopify Launch Checklist

Posted by Myron Goldsmith on

Essential Smoke Drop Shopify Launch Checklist

You’re finally joining Smoke Drop to supercharge your Shopify store! It’s exciting, but can quickly become overwhelming. If you’re new to smoke, vape, or CBD products on Shopify, you might be feeling unsure about whether or not you’re ready to start selling. Do you need a new payment processor? Have you added age verification? Does your brand have disclaimers? Rather getting lost in the flood of concerns that arise as you run your business, take a more practical approach to selling smoke, vape, & CBD products on Shopify. Find peace of mind with this helpful Smoke Drop Shopify launch checklist....

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Driving Sales with Live Chat

Posted by Myron Goldsmith on

Driving Sales with Live Chat

Turning visitors into repeat customers is essential to the long term success of any business - especially smoke shops. Brick and mortar smoke shops typically accomplish this by adding a personal touch to give visitors a VIP experience, offering in-store shopping assistance, and so on.  While you don’t have a physical presence, you can still give visitors the VIP treatment with tools like live chat. Research shows live chat can increase sales for online retailers. Data from Forrester reveals that customers who engage with a live chat tool are 2.8x more likely to purchase than those who don’t. You may...

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Polish Your Product Pages: Ways to Increase Conversions

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Polish Your Product Pages: Ways to Increase Conversions

For the majority of your customers, the product page is where they’ll make the final decision to purchase a product or leave your store.  All of the work store owners put into optimizing landing pages, cart pages, and the checkout process are obsolete without a product page designed to convert. Don’t neglect this key component of your sales funnel. The function of your product page is to tell customers what makes your product great, share how it will fulfill their needs or solve a problem for them, and to describe the features and benefits that will push them to make...

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Three 420 Email Marketing Campaign Ideas to Try in 2020

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Three 420 Email Marketing Campaign Ideas to Try in 2020

When it comes to finding the perfect smoking device or accessory, many of us do it online, avoiding the bustle of brick and mortar shops. Given the current situation surrounding COVID-19, many consumers will have no choice but to shop online during the biggest holiday in the cannabis community.Online buying is expected to be huge during the April this year. In the past, retailers have shown an increase of 51%-61% over typical weekday sales during 4/20 campaigns.Email campaigns are a must to drive traffic to your online store during this holiday.This is your opportunity to craft creative email campaigns inspired...

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How to Choose a CBD Supplier

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How to Choose a CBD Supplier

Finding the right CBD supplier for your business is essential to success. Not only does this decision affect the quality of the products you’ll sell, but it also impacts customer satisfaction and brand reputation. Unfortunately, due to the widely-recognized health benefits of CBD, many counterfeit CBD oils have appeared in the market. These counterfeit oils are not equal to true CBD because they are derived from hemp seeds, which are known to contain very small amounts of CBD. Quality CBD is derived from the leaves and stalks of the plant.  When researching CBD suppliers to work with, verify any suppliers you...

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