Migrating to Shopify

Transfer Store Data

As daunting as it may feel, transferring your eCommerce business to Shopify does not have to be a difficult task. Trusting in our team of Shopify experts, you can leave the migration to us and focus on other areas of your business.

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You’ve Outgrown Your Current ECommerce Platform

With more products, orders, and inventories to track, your website’s current platform is no longer able to support your growth. 

You not only need to list more products than ever, but without automated tools to help your team manage their day-to-day tasks, your customer’s experience will begin to diminish.

From its intuitive user interface to its comprehensive suite of integrations, Shopify provides merchants with all the tools they need to build and maintain a successful online store.

It is the perfect platform for businesses like yours to scale, and with Soda Web Media, you can make the transfer without skipping a beat. 

Expert Shopify Developers In Atlanta

Soda Web Media has been providing eCommerce businesses in Atlanta, GA with professional web design and web development services for over 6 years. 

We’re a small team of designers, developers, and marketing experts passionate about creating beautiful designs, fast-loading websites, and providing results through our integrated skillsets.

From improved scalability and performance to easier management of products, enhanced security, access to advanced applications and more, we’re here to help your business enter the next stage of growth by successfully migrating to Shopify.

Our Process For A Seamless Website Migration

Decide On The Scope Of Your Migration

Which parts of your current site do you want to migrate to Shopify? Product catalogs, order history, and blogs are all possible, but you’ll need to ensure your data is clean and structured properly for your business needs before you make the transfer.

Export Your Data

Once you’ve decided on the scope of your migration, we’ll help you export your data from your current e-commerce platform. 

No matter what platform you’re using — Woo Commerce, Big Commerce, Webflow, WordPress, etc., we’ll find a solution that works for you.

Import Your Data Into Shopify

After exporting your data; we’ll help import it into Shopify. 

Taking another moment to review collections, normalize data, and plan for future marketing promotions will help keep your data’s import clean and simple.

Set Up Your Shopify Store

After importing your data into Shopify, we’ll need to set up your store. This includes choosing a theme, configuring shipping and payment settings, adding pages and menus, etc. 

As experience shopify developers we can help ensure your choices keep in mind best practices for shopify design, SEO, and CRO.

Test And Launch Your Shopify Store

Once everything is set up and configured, it’s time to test your store before launching it live. 

At this stage, we will test things like the checkout process, shipping calculations, email notifications, etc. Once you’re confident everything is working as it should be, we can launch your store and start selling!

An award-winning web agency focused on your needs. Are we a match?

We would love the opportunity to work with you, but we understand that you may have some additional questions. This quick Q&A covers a lot of the basics. If you have any additional questions, don’t hesitate to reach out.

Will Migrating To Shopify Help In Increasing My Sales?

Businesses that switch to Shopify often see a significant improvement, especially in the number of sales. The differences you’ll see depend on the state of your existing website; however, the key capabilities of Shopify—like its speed, built in SEO features, fast checkout experience, and inventory management—will set you up to serve more customers better. If you’re based in Atlanta, Soda Web Media can help get your store migrated over and make sure it’s fully optimized for customer satisfaction (and profits) fast!

Of course, it’s important to note that how quickly you learn Shopify depends on your prior knowledge and experience with eCommerce and website-building tools.

If you have an employee or team that needs to learn how to use Shopify, there are a variety of resources available to help.

Shopify provides comprehensive tutorials and guides that can walk you through the basics and more advanced features. Additionally, plenty of third-party resources like books, forums, blogs, and videos provide helpful tips and insights on how to use the platform.

Why Should You Switch From Woocommerce To Shopify?

When it comes to growing your business online, Shopify and WooCommerce both have a lot to offer. However, in a head-to-head comparison of the two products, we find that Shopify outperforms in many important areas for business owners. From the simplicity of their product interface and comprehensive customization options to world-class 24/7 support, the platform makes it easy for users to get their store up and running quickly.

Another major benefit of using Shopify is its built-in multi-channel integration feature. This enables you to easily promote and sell your products across multiple channels without additional setup or coding. You can connect your store to popular platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, eBay, Walmart, and TikTok for increased reach and sales potential.

If I Migrate My Website From Woo Commerce To Shopify, Will I Lose My Customer’s Information?

We can help you migrate the following data from WooCommerce to Shopify:

  • Products (name, SKU, full description, status, manufacturer, price, special price, meta title and description, variants (SKU, weight, quantity, price, and special price), additional images and manage stock)
  • Product categories (name, description, image and meta title/description)
  • Manufacturers name
  • Customers (first name/last name/email and billing/shipping address)
  • Orders (order date/status/products/price/quantity/discount price/tax price/total price with order comments shipping and customer information)
  • Coupons (coupon code/date and expiry date)
  • Reviews (created date rate and comment)
  • CMS pages (title and description)
  • Blogs (title and full description)

Are you ready to migrate your Shopify store?

I have worked with Soda Web Media on web development, as well as engaging with them on marketing initiatives, and we are looking at new ways to engage with their talented team. They have always delivered high quality service to NeedDirect.com with innovative solutions and professionalism.

Kenny Stinnett, Manager, Need Direct