Setup A Facebook Store in 5 Easy Steps & Start Selling Now
Did you know India has the largest number of Facebook users as of now? We have almost 270 million users on the social media platform! Those digits are not only massive but are highly consequential when it comes to e-commerce social selling.
Nearly everyone we know uses Facebook almost daily. It’s a market that every seller should tap into and make the most of. Selling on a social platform enables you to reach a wider audience and convert them into customers. It’s good for self-promotion and connecting with people from all over the world.
Here are the steps to create a Facebook Shop in few minutes:
Step 1. Create A Facebook Business Page
You can create a business page by going to facebook.com/business and clicking Create a Page. Next, select the type of page you want to open. Fill in your details, add content, and upload pictures to complete the page.
Once you’re done creating your business page, click on Add a Shop Section. Click on the button and accept the terms and policies after reading them.
Step 2: Fill In Your Shop Details
The next pop up will ask you to fill your shop details, such as, Business Email, Address, etc. You can also select the box for sending all the customer inquiries to the same email ID. This will ensure that you are always on top of the queries which your customers or potential customers might have.
Remember, it is important to fill in the details carefully.
Step 3: Select Checkout Method
This is a crucial step where you must decide the payment method you would like to choose. You have two options, you can either use the ‘Check out on Facebook’ option wherein you have can accept payment via Facebook itself. Or you can choose to redirect your customer to an external payment gateway.
Fill in your company details and choose the method of receiving payment.
Step 4: Complete Your Store Setup
After you have successfully completed all the above-mentioned steps. It’s time to complete the remaining few steps and your store will be ready for selling your products.
Step 5: Start Adding Products
Now that your page is live you can start uploading products by going to the Facebook Business Page and clicking on the ‘Shop’ button. Here on the ‘Add product’ section you can upload images, variants, product description, and the price. You can include the product category and other details to make it easier for the customers to buy them. After you have uploaded the products you can modify them or remove them once they are sold out.
Creating your shop on Facebook is an easy task. It is growing to become quite important too with the growing number of people who have acknowledged the usefulness of the platform. So don’t delay any longer and go get signed up!