The Complete Step-by-Step Shopify Tutorial for Beginners

Rohit Mehta

Initiating an online store from the scratch can be challenging. But, as you go along, it will become easier and more accessible. Shopify is not a hard nut to crack. Its productivity enhancement tools make it easier to use. These are ways to speed up some frequent Shopify admin tasks to help you keep track of your store.

Usage of CSV files to import and export a significant amount of data to and from the Shopify store. Fulfill bulk orders at the same time, delete multiple files to clear space and more.

Use the text editor to edit products, pages, store policies and blog posts. Multiple items can be edited to change numerous things like price, vendors, product title and other properties. You can use photo editors to edit and resize pictures that can be uploaded to Shopify.

Schedule products, collections, blog posts and pages to be published at a later date. Move through the Shopify admin without using your mouse with the keyboard shortcuts.

Using one of all the available tools helps you run your store better. Using tags for products labeling, transfer orders, draft orders and blog posts amplifies your store to your customers .

You can send messages and leave comments on your orders, draft orders, customers and transfers without having to leave the page.

Using the admin search to find orders in Shopify-

-After signing up, one needs to know about the functional structure of the background. Shopify background practical structure guide.

-After successful registration, get yourself to log in to account background. The content available in the black location on the sidebars displays all the main function modules of Shopify.

-Click on the Shopify logo, then go directly to Shopify back page, which is the home page. Click on the arrow button right behind the logo to move to the front page of the website.

In addition, if you want to have access to the front page of your website, you can also enter your website address through the browser address bar or the free second-level domain address that Shopify provides to you when you sign up for Shopify.


The home page is roughly divided into the middle part and right side of the sidebar. The central elements are: the statistics of the daily sales amount of the order amount, the notification of important updates, the guidance of settings of Shopify and the tutorial provided by Shopify and marketing promotions.

If the background looks messy and you want to disable the display of some sections, you can hide the area with the help of click on three dot buttons on the right corner of the department’s upper side and click the dismiss options.

The three main functions of the order button

1-Orders: order information features.

The order information of the order made by the customer through Shopify will be displayed under the function module of orders. You can view the details of each order, ship the order and so on.

2-Draft: creating order functions in the background.

Drafts are needed to help place orders in the background. The primary function of Drafts is that you can make orders into the environment.

3-Abandoned checkouts are shopping cart recovery functions.

If due to some reason, the customer could not finish the payment successfully, Shopify will move these orders to abandoned checkouts.

You have to click the ‘send a cart recovery email’ button to send an email and complete the payment for the order.

Product Button

There are five functions modules under product buttons that are-

1- Products product management

2- Transfers: Incoming goods management

3- Inventory: Inventory management

4- Collections: product group management

5- Gift cards: shopping gift card management

Customer button

Under the customer item, all the customer information is displayed. After clicking the customer name, you will move to the customer’s details page. On this page, you can view the customer’s detailed contact information- email, phone, address, order information etc.

Report Button

Shopify: The discount function also has a feature that advanced members can enjoy. Members who pay $29 a month cannot use the data analysis reporting tool that comes with the system of Shopify, but fortunately it supports 3rd party data statistics tools like Google analytics.

Discount Button

It will help in setting the product’s discount code. You can share all these discount codes on Facebook and other social media networks to attract customers towards your website for placing orders.

Sales channels button

Here you can manage the sales channels you have established through Shopify. You can apply for a new sales channel here or suspend a sales channel. Some sales channels need to be created to satisfy the requirements, e.g., on Pinterest.

To successfully open a store, you need to meet.

1- Support to send products to the US.

2- Price units are in US dollars. 

3- Must be a paired user of Shopify.

4- Use any of the credit card payment channels in Shopify payment.


The above article is a step-by-step tutorial on using Shopify, which is not difficult to use. You can migrate a WooCommerce store to Shopify without losing data using Cart2Cart.

In short, Shopify is an e-commerce website that hosts your online store. It makes the layout of your store appearance through themes quickly, which you can modify or change according to your convenience. It offers a payment process, allowing you to accept and receive payments for the products you want to sell.

A lot of questions that people often have is that is it legit and safe? To put it plainly, yes, it is legit and safe. Shopify has established its reputation and continues to upgrade and invest in software and security engineering.


  • Rohit Mehta

    Rohit Mehta is an Indian blogger, author and entrepreneur. He owns a tech blog named Digital Gabbar which is Available in English & Hindi. Rohit has been in the digital marketing and IT sector for over 10 years.

    View all posts