Shopify for Comic Shops

You need to be able to sell anytime, anywhere, and a Manage Comics Shopify website can make that happen.

Shopify is a Powerful Web Store

In today’s economy, your store needs to be open 24/7, your products need to be available whenever, and wherever your customers are, Shopify allows you to be making money while tucked snugly in your bed, no matter where your customer may be.

Shopify is quickly powering some of the biggest brands in retail, with websites that are optimized to increase sales “out of the box”, and have a ton of impressive features.

You’ll be able to build a customer database, and re-market to people who have purchased from you before, creating return customers. Sell across multiple channels including Facebook, Google Shopping, eBay, and more, and manage your sales from one central interface.

What We Do:

Configuring a Shopify store looks easy, but doing it wrong can cost you money.

We build websites that convert as our business, that’s what Manage Comics’ parent company NorthIQ does. How do you know it works? You found this page.

We’ll apply the same thinking to your business, with our deep subject matter expertise in the comics and games industry, we’ll set up categorizations, we’ll configure your tags, and we’ll turn your website into a conversion powerhouse.

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The Breakdown:

  • Kick off meeting to figure out your exact needs.
  • Fully Configured Shopify Theme
  • Collections and Tag setup based on your products
  • Google Analytics code install
  • Blog setup
  • Initial product uploads
  • 1 hour handoff meeting
  • A full turnkey solution from people who have built websites for comic stores for 15 years!

Need more help? We can also:

  • Set up and configure payment processing
  • Build Custom Apps
  • Create Custom categorization
  • Install Third Party analytics setup
  • Implement Abandoned Cart automation
  • Create Custom Marketing automation
  • POS Integration
  • and much, much more

What You Get:

A customer facing website

Your store needs always be available for those 3am impulse purchases! Your Shopify website is always there, ready to sell the latest issue of the Fantastic Forbush Man to anyone looking for it!

Point of Sale for In Store Purchases

Combine your Shopify website with the Shopify POS for an awesome hybrid retail solution. You’ll be a retail superhero, and your POS can be run on the hardware you likely already have!

Powerful Marketing Tools

Abandoned shopping carts, after sale follow up, promotions, and much more can all be handled from your Shopify website

Customer Database

Create repeat customers and market to folks who have purchased from you before to keep your business healthy and turn your shop into. a destination!

Simple Credit and Debit Card Processing

Shopify connects to Stripe for credit card processing, but can also be used offline with the Shopify Chip and Card reader allowing touchless Chip and Pin credit and debit card transactions.

A Product Library to Simplify Imports

Manually entering all products into a POS is painful. With Manage Comics you can import from a growing collection of over half a million products) – COMING SOON.

Manage Comics makes Shopify even Better!

Your Manage Comics system will allow you to sell comic subscriptions to your customers, creating recurring revenue.

Manage Comics also has a full product database that allows you to import invoices from select distributors and generate Shopify imports that will get your products up on your store quickly and efficiently (Imports coming in mid August).

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Using Social Channels on Shopify

Online shopping is here for good, and those who have embraced it have seen the benefits, while those who have resisted are continuing to suffer.  We've lost massive brands like ToysRUs, and pioneering companies like Sears which practically invented the catalogue market couldn't make the transition to online.

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How to Use Instagram to Promote Your Online Store

In today's climate, just putting things on your website isn't enough to get people to buy. You need to market your goods in order to sell them, but marketing doesn't have to mean paid ads, with many people spending much more time online, and with simple, integrated tools, you can market your products to an eager audience that's interested in the things you are selling.  In this post we're going to look at marketing your products on Instagram.

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The Dollars and Cents of Adding an Online Store

If you own or manage a brick-and-mortar comic store in the era of a global pandemic, chances are you've been considering opening an online store. It's an essential way to keep your business running if there's another COVID-19 lockdown. Maybe you're hesitant to add an online store because you're not that tech-savvy. Here's what you need to know about the financial aspect of opening an online location, along with some considerations and warnings.

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The All New Manage Comics is on the way!

Learn about what's new with Manage Comics and join the waitlist.

The Manage Comics you've heard about is getting a powerful makeover

Manage Comics has been around for more than five years, we've had a massive wishlist of changes that we've wanted to make, and we've spent the last six months making them.

Now we're about to unleash this all new, all awesome Manage Comics 2.0 on the world. We're calling it The Amazing Manage Comics.

We'll be launching in July 2021, but in the meantime, get in on the waitlist to see a sneak peek of Manage Comics 2.0, and be the first to learn about the new version.

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