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How RIPT Apparel Turned $3,000 Into $4 Million Selling One T-Shirt At a Time

How RIPT Apparel Turned $3,000 Into $4 Million Selling One T-Shirt At a Time

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Remember your bachelor or bachelorette party?

While nights like those can be a bit hazy for many of us, the entrepreneur we're lucky enough to be learning from today remembers his all too well.

In fact, it turned into an ecommerce nightmare he'd rather forget.

But what started as a disaster, and founded with just $3,000, is now an ecommerce juggernaut that generates $4 million a year selling just one t-shirt at a time.

What's behind the success?

The founder is sharing the one key decision that changed everything, as well as what he learned from that botched bachelor party, so you can take your online store from rags to riches in a hurry...

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How Runkeeper Seamlessly Blends Ecommerce In-App to Reward Users

How Runkeeper Seamlessly Blends Ecommerce In-App to Reward Users

You want it? You've got to earn it.

When was your last shower?

Nope, not the soapy kind we're all hoping you took this morning before work!

I'm talking about the last time someone showered you with praise for a job well done?

If an example of a shower of praise doesn't instantly come to mind for you, you're not alone. Pats on the back are seeming in short supply these days as the world speeds up and becomes increasingly impersonal.

It doesn't have to be this way though.

Just imagine how it might feel if someone not only noticed the next time you knock it out of the park, but rewards you for it as well. Now imagine being recognized like this each and every time you kick a$$...

If you're shaking your head right now because there's no way your boss or others are going to suddenly begin showering you with praise, don't worry...

There's an app for that...

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How Shelfies Saves Thousands of Dollars Using Shopify Flow to Automate Custom Order Fulfillment & Fraud Prevention

How Shelfies Saves Thousands of Dollars Using Shopify Flow to Automate Custom Order Fulfillment & Fraud Prevention

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Picture your face plastered all over a sweater...

That's the kind of custom all-over-print order the CEO featured in today's post is best known for delighting customers with.

It has become a multimillion-dollar business. But behind the scenes, it’s a time-consuming grind that’s anything but glamorous: picture manually checking for and sending custom orders to designers and trying to halt fraudulent orders before they're produced and you wind up with inventory you’ll never sell.

Now, imagine putting all this on autopilot.

That's exactly what the founder being featured today has done and he’s revealing exactly how he did it in just a few clicks so you too can save hours and thousands of dollars automating manual processes that underpin your business ...

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How Smoke Cartel Used Shopify Plus to Launch 24/7 Live Chat & Slash Customer Service Response Times 93%

How Smoke Cartel Used Shopify Plus to Launch 24/7 Live Chat & Slash Customer Service Response Times 93%

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It's not just one flat tire ... 

But the digital equivalent of all four blowing out at once. 

Smoke Cartel was transitioning to a larger warehouse when their internet service was cut, employees unexpectedly quit, and the company had zero customer service for four days.

Angry customers piled up. And so did the request for refunds.

How did they turn it around, once again accelerate growth, and slash customer service response times from two days down to an hour?

Not only is Smoke Cartel revealing the tool they used to succeed, but also the one key integration she says you too can make to improve customer service and turbocharge growth ...

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How The Economist Uses Shopify Plus to Test Ideas, Delight Its Audience, & Invent the Future

How The Economist Uses Shopify Plus to Test Ideas, Delight Its Audience, & Invent the Future

Hint: They test as quickly as possible.

You can't teach an old dog new __________.

I'm betting you filled in the blank correctly and I'll also guarantee you're wrong...

At least if you're talking about The Economist, an ancient media company that was founded in the 1800s.

What's that?

You though old media was dead, huh?

Well, not only is this old dog learning new tricks, he's teaching those tricks (and a lot more) to the rest of the world as part of a strategy that blends ecommerce with editorial content in ways that create new streams of revenue...

 

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How The Maker Of Wooden Computers Grew Sales 10X By Helping Children Create- Not Just Consume- Technology

How The Maker Of Wooden Computers Grew Sales 10X By Helping Children Create- Not Just Consume- Technology

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We love 'em more than sex...

But most of us don't understand them.

I'm not talking about a significant other, but rather the smartphone you're glued to for hours on end.

The entrepreneurs featured in today's case study think it's a travesty that many of us have no idea how the technology that runs our lives works. To demystify technology- and turn us into makers not just consumers- of technology...

They built a computer...

Out of wood...

For kids.

Besides highlighting exactly why this company built a computer out of wood- one that by the way doesn't even work when customers receive it- we coaxed the company into revealing two tools it uses to 10X sales year over year so you can swipe 'em and do the same...

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How the Next Great American Sport Is Attracting New Players & Growing 2,700% with Generous Surprises & On-Demand Delivery

How the Next Great American Sport Is Attracting New Players & Growing 2,700% with Generous Surprises & On-Demand Delivery

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What's your "Oh Sh!t" moment?

If you're like many of the Shopify Plus merchants you'll never forget that moment in time shortly after quitting your day job and encountering a massive problem that threatened the very core of your store's existence.

Not only are the merchants featured in this post sharing their "oh Sh!t" moment with you...

But they're doing it while also outlining several ecommerce tools they used to persevere and that you too can use turn a bad hand into a winner with hundreds of thousands of paying customers...

 

 

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How This Socially Responsible Company Is Saving Elephants & Itself by Replatforming to Shopify Plus

How This Socially Responsible Company Is Saving Elephants & Itself by Replatforming to Shopify Plus

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What was it that changed you?

Somewhere along the line a birth, death, or an epiphany you've experienced changed you in ways that have and will impact the rest of your life.

It's pivotal moment in all of our lives...

And one the entrepreneur being featured today hopes  will save the lives of helpless elephants who once had no voice in the ivory trade that prompted hunters and poachers to kill elephants by the thousands.

Turns out though,  saving the elephants would first require this entrepreneur to save his own ecommerce business. Here's sharing exactly how he did it in this post...

Plus the one mistake he wants you to avoid that could save you hundreds of thousands of dollars...

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How to Block the Ad Blockers & Whether You Should

How to Block the Ad Blockers & Whether You Should

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Hey there, 

What happens when a large portion of your target audience is blocking the ads you wish to serve them?

Tools now exist that allow you to circumvent ad blocking technology and serve your ads anyway, but should you do it?

The choice you're faced with is a tricky one.

  • Respect the wishes of those determined to block your ads or
  • Punch through the ad blockers and advertise as you always have...

This article takes an in-depth look at the topic and will help you determine a way forward that's beneficial for you and your target audience. 

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How to Master Cross-Device Ad Targeting

How to Master Cross-Device Ad Targeting

Your advertising must touch prospects and customers across devices and applications if you want to increase conversions and reduce acquisition costs.

Cross-device targeting is a must despite the technical hurdles you'll need to navigate to track and target users with precision.

Combine these obstacles with evolution in the path to purchase and the dying cookie, and successful cross-device targeting may seem next to impossible. 

Or  is it? 

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