Elemental Shopify Blog

SEO 101: Getting links to your store is still important

Getting your ecommerce store to show on that first page in google is still the holy grail for many and is becoming increasingly difficult. Google Adwords provides a 'quick fix' method to reach the top of pag...

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Payment gateways in New Zealand for your Shopify store

The number of payment gateway options available for NZ Shopify stores has increased over the last few years and we now have some good options to choose from. Here's our list of the key payment gateways we re...

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Shopify Apps: Product reviews with Judge.me

Product reviews and social proof play a huge role in building 'Trust' in your brand and increasing conversions. Judge.me is a new Shopify App with some strong features including: Email review requests Pi...

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It's time to ditch those mobile popups on your Shopify website!

If you hadn't heard already Google will be punishing those ecommerce stores (well all websites) using "intrusive interstitials" or as we like to call them, popups.Here's a great post from Search Engine Journ...

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"Content marketing and search engine optimization are interdependent"

The opening line to this great blog post from Practical Ecommerce is something you should hold as a mantra when reviewing your marketing strategy for your ecommerce website.Content marketing is something you...

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Marketing SEO
ecommerce product photography with the new Foldio photo studio!

We're really excited to add a new service to our offerings this week for clients who need product photograghy for those smaller products in your range. The Foldio photo studio was amazing when we shot the ne...

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Design Photography
Shopify adds 'Timeline' to help ecommerce teams communicate!

Shopify has added a new feature called Timeline to help you communicate with your internal team. With timelines, you can view detailed histories and write notes and comments for orders, draft orders, and tra...

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All Shopify stores now use SSL encryption

Shopify have now issued and set up SSL certificates for all pages, content, and data on every Shopify store, in addition to Shopify checkouts. You can follow these instructions to set up your SSL certificate...

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What percentage of New Zealanders are shopping online?

New research by Roy Morgan shows that half of New Zealander now shop online!The number of Kiwis shopping online has crept up to 49 percent in the year ending June 2015, or 1.8 million New Zealanders. This is...

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ecommerce SEO
Google analytics and Shopify: Don't forget to exclude referrer domains!

When setting up your Shopify store it's really important to install Google analytics so you can see exactly how your visitors are interacting with your pages. I'm a bit of a data geek (understatement 1 for t...

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Ecommerce SEO Uncovered

Check out this great blog post from Catalin Zorzini focusing on: How To Do Market Research How To Do A Basic Site Audit What are On Page SEO Must-Do’s Tips On How To Write Content Off-Page SEO http://e...

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ecommerce SEO
Easily add POLi to your Shopify store

We've recently been working with our clients to install POLi as a payment option in their Shopify stores. It enables customers to pay using their own internet banking and offers customers and Shopify store o...

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