How to Sell Online

The Guide to Getting Started with BigCommerce

BigCommerce Success Stories / 11 min read

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Represent Your Brand: Select a Domain Name and Set Up Your Logo Chapter 2 Create the Face of Your Store: How to Add Photos to Your Carousel
Chapter 3 Select Your Look and Feel: How to Pick a Theme for Your Store Chapter 4 Fine-tune the Details: Here’s How to Customize Your Store
Chapter 5 Fill the Shelves: How to Add Products to Your Store Chapter 6 Get It to Their Door: How to Configure Shipping
Chapter 7 Tell Them Who You Are: How to Fill Out Your Contact Pages Chapter 8 Keep in Touch: How to Get Customers to Follow Your Store on Social Media
Chapter 9 Add More Functionality: How to Choose the Apps You Need Chapter 10 Pick a Plan: How to Select the Right Plan for Your Business
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    Congratulations on joining a community of fast growing businesses building their brands on BigCommerce!

    You’ve now joined the ranks of brands like:

    1. Natori
    2. Jeni’s Ice Cream
    3. The Carolina Panthers
    4. Kohler
    5. Andie’s Swim
    6. Chapstick
    7. and so many more!

    We’ve prepared this guide to walk you through how to setup your store, grow your sales, and get the most out of our powerful built-in features.

    We like to say that BigCommerce serves as your technologist – so that you can focus on building your brand.

    From promotional tools and SEO to analytics and customer segmentation, we have everything you need to grow quickly to $1,000,000 in online sales – and then 10x that. 

    But first, you’ll need to get everything set up. 

    With each chapter, you’ll learn more about building an engaging storefront that encourages your customers to spend time on your site, check out and become loyal brand advocates that make you the next household name. 


    BigCommerce Success Stories

    BigCommerce Success Stories

    More than 60,000 online stores use BigCommerce to power their online business and livelihood. From startups like So Suzy Stamps and Ketchow to multi-million dollar franchises like Harvard Business Review and Chapstick, these are the stories behind modern entrepreneurialism and growth. Grow your brand on BigCommerce, too. Sign up for a free 15-day trial now.

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