How to start using social media to boost online sales


We’re kicking off our ‘Summer of Social’ with a lesson on how to use social media to generate sales and awareness for your online store.

It doesn't matter if you have a small budget (or none at all!)  to promote your page or boost a post, we'll discuss how you can expand your reach and find new customers. Then once you get those customers, how to increase brand loyalty by finding your target market and keeping your messaging consistent on differnt platforms.

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2:50 : Making it easy for your customers to find you
7:22 : The 10-3-1 rule for using hashtags
9:30 : What channels to use and the best times to post
14:28 : Social media advertising
18:30 : Apps to help you automate your social media

Check out the rest of our Summer of Social livestreams below.

July 20: User-generated content strategies: How to build trust and make sales
Aug. 3: How to use Instagram to build your brand and make money
Aug. 17: Using Facebook to drive sales to your Shopify store
Aug. 31: How to use ad retargeting to drive customers back to your Shopify store


If you have any feedback on the new format send us an email or leave us a comment below: we always want to know what you think!

View our full list of topics and upcoming webinars here 



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John Bruce

Written by John Bruce

John is a full-time copywriter, part-time boxing coach, and former cable-access host.

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