7 Must-Have Apps for Your Shopify Store

7 Must-Have Apps for Your Shopify Store

Riddhi Faldu

January 25th, 2023

Over a decade of experience in developing plugins, apps, and extensions, we always tend to find solutions for our customers, especially eCommerce business.

Ever-changing market trends keep store owners thinking about how they are going to integrate new changes in their store.

The development of individual features for your store is expensive and time-consuming.

To avoid this long, expensive route, we developed apps that offer exact features you are looking for at a very affordable price.

The apps we are going to discuss are made keeping in mind the high customer demand. Let’s start.

1. Delivery Dates and Shipping Rates

One of the most loved apps by Shopify store owners is Delivery Date and Shipping Rates. The app comes with multiple delivery options and date/time selections.

Our app gives you three different types of delivery methods:

1. Standard Shipping

2. Store Pickup

3. Local Delivery

Whether you use one, two, or all three types of delivery, we offer delivery date and time pickers for all three.

The delivery calendar is totally customizable. From restricting the preparation time to restricting the order number, everything is covered.

If you don’t deliver on some days, configure the non-working days, and the app will block those days to restrict users from choosing those. Thus, enjoy your vacation with no pending orders.

Every business has a certain limit of orders that they can fulfill in a day. So, simply set how many orders you would want in a day, and once the counter hits, the date will be restricted, and no other customer can choose that day for delivery.

The next step is shipping rates. Whether you have a fixed shipping rate or a dynamic, you can configure both these on our app. Based on delivery location and delivery date, customize different shipping rates for your customer.

Feature Highlights:

  • Multiple delivery options: Store Pickup, Local Delivery, and Shipping
  • Delivery date and time picker with rescheduling feature
  • Default and dynamics shipping rates
  • Restrict preparation time and non-working days from the calendar

2. CommerceXpand

Using multiple apps to manage multiple business aspects often leads to a slowdown of your Shopify store.

You need apps that can fulfill your purpose without affecting the loading of your store. CommerceXpand is your one-stop solution, as you will find apps related to boosting sales, store management, and marketing.

CommerceXpand is a bundle of 28+ apps and is free of cost. You can simply install the app and use it over the most helpful apps like Bulk Editor, Image Optimizer, SEO Alt tags, Product reviews, Geo Redirection, and many more.

These apps can help you increase conversion rate, boost revenue, reduce abandonment rate, capture more leads, and build customer trust.

Feature Highlight

  • Improve customer engagement with apps like Volume Discounts, Back-in-Stock Alerts, Quick Buys, and more
  • User-centric apps like Facebook Chat, Sticky Cart, Geo IP Redirect
  • Sale booster apps like Countdown FOMO, Pre-order
  • SEO Optimization of the store with Image Optimizer app
  • Strengthen your marketing strategy with apps like Customer Reviews, Announcement Bars, and more.

3. Zipcode Validator

Our Shopify Zipcode Validator enables your customers to check the availability of products at their location using a zip code.

Your customers can check whether the product is available at their location or not on the product page rather than finding it out later during checkout.

If you have dynamic shipping rates and you charge based on zip code, our app can help you calculate the shipping rates as well.

Feature Highlight

  • Embed the Zipcode Validator in the header or on the product detail page
  • Create different delivery rules for the whole catalog, individual products, or collections
  • Prepare a whitelist and blacklist of zipcodes
  • Customize the text and color of the zip code label to match your Shopify store theme
  • Display estimated delivery date on entering zipcode

4. Language Translator

Online stores in a language that customers best understand can encourage them to buy. Translating the store to visitors’ native language will not just better customer experience but also makes it SEO friendly.

Our Shopify Language Translator app helps you translate the store without changing the backend theme.

You can host all the translations within your store database. Thus, translation will not impact your store’s loading speed.

As there will be no third-party translator overlays and the high loading speed of the store, the Language Translator app makes it SEO friendly.

Feature Highlight

  • Supports bulk translation
  • Edit auto-translated content if required
  • Manual and auto-translation of store components
  • Facility to create a language-specific domain for SEO
  • Translate SMS and emails to elevate customer experience

5. Australia Post Shipping

An app made for Australia’s Shopify store owners, the Australia Post Shipping app lets you manage and calculate shipping rates with ease.

Using this app, Shopify store owners can automate the live calculation and contract shipping rates. Thus, managing shipments becomes hassle-free.

The app has multiple options to assign dimensions to products. If you have already enrolled in multiple services of Australia Post, you will be able to enable the services you want and disable the rest.

Feature Highlight

  • Assign product dimension with multiple options like bulk, manual, or default
  • Re-sync option to auto-update shipping services
  • Fetch live shipping rates from Australia Post
  • Avail concessional rates offered by Australia Post for high volume orders
  • Enable/disable shipping services of Australia Post

6. Geolocation + Currency Converter

When you serve customers all over the world, you will use multiple domains to serve your customers better. But it is important to redirect visitors to the right domain, which is in their regional language.

Our Geolocation and Currency Converter app lets you redirect site visitors to their country/state-specific domain. Thus, you can offer your personalized experience to your customers.

There are two ways to redirect your customers to their region-specific website:

1. Auto-detect

2. Custom pop-ups

Choose any of the above features so that customers can comfortably shop in their local currency and language.

Feature Highlight

  • Auto geo redirection feature to redirect site visitors to state or country-specific domain
  • Block malicious visitors and IPs
  • Currency conversion feature as per customers’ location
  • Custom pop-up with text to redirect visitors to their state/country specific domain
  • Parameter to track the number of redirects

7. Dropshipping Manager

Struggling while shipping orders on time?

Well, simplify shipping management with our Shopify Dropshipping manager app. The app lets you find the order using the vendor’s name or by date.

So you can easily find out when your order is due and never miss any order date. If you have bulk orders, there is no need to manually add entries, directly import the XLSX, CSV, or ODS files sent by the vendors.

In the same way, export the order list in your preferred formats and share it with your vendors. With a few clicks, you can import/export order lists and save a lot of time to avoid manual entries.

Feature List

  • Filter orders using vendor’s details and dates
  • Import/export order details with CSV file
  • Update vendors about order status via emails

Final Thought

These apps are a must for Shopify store owners in an ecommerce business. These apps will not affect the loading speed of your store and enhance the user experience. If you want to serve your customers better, try out our Shopify apps now!

 
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