Running a Shopify store is no easy feat, from sourcing or making your goods to promoting your store online, it is a ton of work. And, spreading yourself thin to get everything done is never the answer. There comes a time when you have to acknowledge that delegating some tasks is essential to your well-being and the success of your store.
Hiring more people to lift some of the heavyweights may not be where your business is financially, and here is where automations come in. In this blog post, we will talk about 5 amazing and easy-to-use SaaS tools that will help you run your store smoothly.
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- Shopify Flow
This is a set-and-forget-it kind of automation that you will only have to set up once and then any new product listing, and old ones, will be shared with your audience on social media.
Nuelink is a relatively new tool to the market but offers many features that other established SaaS tools have yet to introduce. Nuelink is a social media management tool that helps you schedule, manage, and automate your social media platform to further your chances of putting your store in front of a new and engaged audience.
However, many of Nuelink’s users are fascinated with their automation tool. They offer many automations from WordPress, and Ghost, to Shopify. With Shopify automation, you can set your product listing to auto-post to your social media platforms of choice all at once. Once you add a new listing to your store, Nuelink will automatically create and share a post with a photo of your product, a description, and a link to buy the product.
This is a set-and-forget-it kind of automation that you will only have to set up once and then any new product listing, and old ones, will be shared with your audience on social media. To make sure they never miss anything, Nuelink checks your Shopify store for new listings every 24 hours.
You can also monitor and create workflows on the tool and that will allow you to easily create new orders, check invoices, and add tabs to certain customers.
Shopify Flow, one of the tools brought to you by Shopify themselves, is an e-commerce automation tool that helps you automate mundane tasks within your store and integrates with other essential apps.
Shopify Flow automates many tasks that an e-seller has to do. The main goal of the tool, however, is to help you manage the workflows of any store without the need to log in individually. This feature is perfect for e-sellers who are running more than one store at once. You can also monitor and create workflows on the tool and that will allow you to easily create new orders, check invoices, and add tabs to certain customers.
This tool advocates for healthy contact management practices and helps users create beautiful email marketing campaigns.
Mailchimp is an automation tool that allows you to manage and interact with customers’ emails. This tool advocates for healthy contact management practices and helps users create beautiful email marketing campaigns.
Mailchimp also helps generate an audience, or contacts, that suits your business and target an interested customer poll. They also offer customizable signup forums and campaigns. On top of that, you will be presented with reports of the progress and success of your campaigns with Mailchimp. Their automated campaigns are a must-have feature for busy e-sellers.
HubSpot is an automation software specialized in customer relationship management (CRM). It helps provide timely responses to customers’ feedback and concerns. This will ensure that your leads are routed to the appropriate channel to handle their concerns and solve their issues.
Besides automating services, you can also automate marketing and sales tasks. Hub will also automatically declutter any unnecessary data. It also helps with eliminating manual tasks and streamlining recurring jobs to give you the time to work on what matters most to you.
Before saying goodbye, I want to stress the importance of social media marketing, especially for a business that operates mainly online. Social media marketing is an effective tool that has proven its worth in generating successful leads.