Building Your Own Online Store
Register a domain name. Choose a name that’s short, catchy, and easy to remember. …
Choose a web hosting service. …
Design your website. …
Choose e-commerce software. …
Set up a merchant account.See Shopify.Shopify is one of the best ecommerce website builder, with over 400,000 customers & features to help you build a very professional online shop.
I was amazed at how easy it was to set up a store. Like I said we had our up and running within 15 minutes.
You must have a paypal account, both personal and business is work.
Create an account on their website here
To set up the store just go the application page here and follow the directions outlined.
Adding a new product is a 2 step process. Enter item data and upload an image.
Some features this store has:
You can create multiple categories of products
Option sets (such as different sizes, colors)
Tracking of sales
Ability to feature a product on the main page
The first step is to navigate to your Facebook Business page. Obviously, you need to be logged into the business page and have admin privileges, but once you go to your timeline you can see a button called Add a Shop Section. It’s located just below the cover photo, to the right.Another popup comes up asking about some business details. Start by punching in your business email address. I would recommend checking the box that uses the email for custom service inquiries. This way, any questions that people have are sent to that account.You have two options for accepting payment through your Facebook store. The first is processing the payments through the Facebook page. The other involves redirecting customers to another website, like your online store.Once your Stripe account is completely connected, it should redirect you back to the primary Facebook business page. Click on the Finish Setup button to complete filling in the rest of your business information.Now that you’re ready to start selling, let’s talk about how to add a few products that people can look at and consider buying.