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Shopify SEO

Shopify experts based in Bournemouth & Poole

In order to succeed, Shopify still needs to take into account SEO. As with any website, Shopify sites depend on Google finding them to be able to make sales via organic search. This means the pages need to be optimised in order to target these search phrases. To do this, it is important to start with the basics of SEO and see how these are applied to Shopify.


What Are Some Popular Alternatives to Shopify for E-commerce?

Alternatives include platforms like WooCommerce, Magento, BigCommerce, and Wix, each offering different features and customization levels to suit various business needs.


Why Would a Business Consider an Alternative to Shopify?

Businesses might seek alternatives for reasons like lower transaction fees, specific customization needs, different user interfaces, or unique features not available on Shopify.


How Do WooCommerce and Magento Compare as Shopify Alternatives?

WooCommerce, a WordPress plugin, offers extensive customization and flexibility, while Magento is known for its robustness and scalability, ideal for larger businesses.


Are Shopify Alternatives More Cost-Effective?

This depends on the business size and needs. Some alternatives might offer lower base prices or fewer transaction fees, making them more cost-effective for certain businesses.


Can I Migrate My Store from Shopify to Another Platform Easily?

Migration is possible but varies in complexity. Most platforms provide tools and support for migrating from Shopify, but it's crucial to consider data transfer, SEO, and design aspects.

Shopify SEO — URL

Shopify SEO — Product Tags

There is also another feature for product tags that will also effect SEO. Since search engines can define what a product is by tags, this feature is worth making use of to help them identify the products you are selling. By adding the tags they keywords will display in a tag style format and enable more keyword specific relationships between products on your pages, rather than relying on just the product title and description to determine what keywords the product relates to.

Shopify Features

Shopify SEO — Product Collections

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Shopify SEO — Google Shopping

Shopify SEO — Google Sitemap

Shopify automatically creates a sitemap for the website for its users to be able to submit their products to Google for indexing. This can be useful for getting feedback from google search console. This will help users connect through statistics and insights on how the visitors to their site are interacting with their pages and also give some further information about the keywords they used to find the website.

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Shopify SEO — Building Backlinks

When it comes to backlinks, Shopify is no different from any other website. It is recommended to build backlinks if possible from your content on various places around the web back to your Shopify store. One of the easiest ways to do this is via the social media channels that a business may already have. By utilising existing channels this enables a quick process for building the backlinks to the Shopify site. Other good methods for building backlinks may be via blog posts and other online publications relating to the products and services on your site.


Shopify Developers who can help

Our Shopify developers are full time based in our UK office and are ready to help you. If you need your online store completing or designing from scratch ready for Shopify then we can help.

Quick and effective development process

We can help you quickly and effectively. Our developers know their way around Shopify and can easy make the changes you need to get your project completed.


Integrate Shopify with other services

Some clients need other services integrated with Shopify. This is something we can work on helping your Shopify site connect to your accounting or marketing software packages.

Payment via Shopify, Stripe or Paypal

Take payments using a variety of payment processors. Our developers can get them connected to your account and working seamlessly.


Let us modify your current project or start from fresh

If you have a project underway or want to consult us on the design then we can help at any stage. We can design the site and build it for you, or work from your designers concepts.

Full design process available

As well as developers we have designers on hand to work their magic on your Shopify site. Getting the site looking just right before build is crucial to the end result of the project.