Get bigger orders from your subscribers with Upsell by Email

By John Bruce on September 19, 2019

 
We've got game-changing news for your subscription business. Now, your customers can add more items to their subscription box — right from their inbox, increasing your average order size!
 
It's thanks to  Bold Subscriptions ' new feature: Upsell by Email. Send targeted email offers to subscribers that they can add to their next order with just a few clicks!
 
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Use upsell funnels to sell more on your eCommerce store

By John Bruce on September 18, 2019

We see upselling at brick and mortar stores every day.

Customers can be enticed to add products to their purchase by a salesperson, the tempting goodies at the checkout counter, or even the cashier offering them additional items to complement their purchase. 

But as an eCommerce merchant, you need to find digital ways to persuade customers to buy more. That's where upsell funnels come in. 

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Bold hosts Extra Life North 24-hr game-a-thon, raising over $73k for sick kids

By John Bruce on September 14, 2019

At Bold Commerce, we're committed to giving back to the community (and having fun while we do it!) That's why we decided to host the biggest Extra Life competition in Canada. 

Extra Life supports local Children's Miracle Network hospitals by uniting thousands of gamers across North America. The goal is to play games non-stop for twenty-four hours to raise money for kids in need.

At Extra Life North, held in Winnipeg at Bold Commerce headquarters, we raised money for the Children's Hospital of Manitoba Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring that every child treated at the Children's Hospital – HSC Winnipeg receives the best medical care possible.

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Increase average order value this Black Friday with Bold Upsell

By Mike Trakalo on September 13, 2019

Have you ever been asked, “would you like fries with that?” If so, you’ve experienced an age-old sales tactic: the upsell.

You probably didn’t have to think too hard about saying yes to warm, crispy fries. We typically don’t mind paying a little extra for something we want, and businesses are always looking for ways to increase average order value (AOV), so a well-placed upsell often feels like a win-win!  

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Sell in multiple currencies on Shopify

By Aubrey Kotelko on September 9, 2019

One of the most obvious benefits of an eCommerce store is that location doesn't really matter; a customer from Australia can buy products from a business in the United Kingdom and have no idea their order is coming from thousands of miles away.

But one of the last remaining barriers to a truly global marketplace is differing currencies. When shoppers see prices that aren't in their own currency, it's difficult for them to understand the true cost of products — and this might even scare them away.

Luckily, Bold Multi-Currency has the solution to this currency conundrum.

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How to add a “one-click upsell” to your Shopify store (in 10 minutes or less)

By Bill Widmer on August 28, 2019

Want to offer a one-click upsell button on your Shopify store?

Good idea. Adding it to your checkout can really boost sales. It's a low-friction way to persuade your customers to add a little more to their purchase every time they check out, increasing your average order value.

Today, we’ll show you how to add a one-click upsell to your Shopfiy store in just ten minutes with Bold Upsell. Once you have it installed, you can try it out for free for 14 days. If you don't like it, you can uninstall it at no extra charge!

Your upsell will look something like this once it's up and running:

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Top 3 questions to ask a potential fulfillment provider

By Guest Post: Shannon Callarman on August 23, 2019

No matter what type of product you’re selling or what industry you’re in, 73% of online shoppers expect fast shipping at an affordable price. The good news is it’s not unrealistic to accomplish — as long as you choose the right third-party logistics (3PL) partner for your business.

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How this artisan turned his hobby into a full-time business

By John Bruce on August 21, 2019



Chuck Allen's leather and pottery goods might have started as a creative outlet, but they eventually allowed him to quit his day job and pursue his passion full time.

The pottery products and hand-stitched leather bags he creates and sells in-person and online inspired the name of his growing brand: Earth and Hide. 

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How to create a custom checkout on Shopify with Bold Cashier: A webinar series

By Jay Myers on August 20, 2019

A few years back we launched Bold Cashier, and since then, over 6,000 stores have installed it to improve their checkout. This includes some of Shopify's biggest brands, like Staples, Sock Fancy, Represent, and Ember.

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The ultimate guide to high-converting product descriptions (plus 10 examples)

By Bill Widmer on August 15, 2019


A great product description can literally double your sales.

Just look at advertising guru Joseph Sugarman. All he had to sell his product was words in a magazine or newspaper...

And he used those words to accomplish amazing sales numbers, like 100,000 pairs of sunglasses in just six months.

Topics: How-to guides
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