BigCommerce is one of the leading eCommerce platforms currently on the market, serving some of the biggest brands in industries ranging from automotive to apparel. One of the biggest drivers in the platform’s popularity is its ability to serve as a completely standalone solution, including a built-in site builder, and a fully stocked app store full of powerful extensions. The ten apps below are some of our favorites, but they represent just a few drops in the sea of amazing offerings in the BigCommerce marketplace.
1) Google Ads and Shopping by Clever Ecommerce
This fantastic app offered by the team at Clever Ecommerce enables merchants to manage their Google ads from right within the BigCommerce backend. The app makes it easier than ever to create and run successful ad campaigns, including retargeting ads to recapture potential buyers that researched or clicked on your products but didn’t make a purchase at the time.
Sellbrite is a multi-channel listing app designed to make it as easy as possible to list items on a variety of leading sales channels directly through BigCommerce. This channel-management system integrates with major retail platforms like Amazon, Walmart, Etsy, eBay, and others, to ensure you can sell your items to as wide an audience as possible, with no extra system infrastructure required.
3) Checkout Boost by Beeketing
The Beeketing Checkout Boost app is designed to ensure your customers complete their purchases as quickly and efficiently as possible by incentivizing them in a number of ways. Incentives include free gift promotions for social shares, exit offers to curtail shopping cart abandonment, post-checkout offers, countdown timers, and more.
4) Walmart Marketplace Integration by CedCommerce
This valuable app uses the Walmart Marketplace API to provide a connection directly between your store and Walmart’s online marketplace. That enables you to sell your products through Walmart.com, with full control over item setup, inventory management, pricing, and more, right through the app. As a result, it’s never been easier to get your items in front of millions of potential customers through one of the world’s biggest retailers.
5) S Loyalty
S Loyalty is a leading multi-lingual loyalty and customer retention app that enables users to integrate a customer loyalty program into their stores with ease. S Loyalty offers promotion and event-based rewards, automation of personalized rewards, automated management of points including expirations, and a referral-based reward system through seamless integration with ReferralCandy.
Affiliatly is a full-featured affiliate management app that makes it possible for store owners to run successful affiliate programs, enabling others to do their marketing for them. The app enables management of partners, tracking of visitors and orders via QR codes and tracking links, payment of commissions, tracking of affiliate performance, and much more.
7) Google Shopping by Sales and Orders
This app enables you to set up, manage, and optimize your store’s Google Shopping feeds, and best of all, it’s free for feeds of up to 10,000 items! It includes in-app product diagnostics and allows you to identify and rectify problems reported by Google Merchant Centre, all from right within the app.
Smile.Io enables users to quickly and easily set up a loyalty program based on any combination they like of points, referrals, or VIP status, ensuring a rewards program that will speak to the end-customer as well as possible. It enables merchants to reward not only purchases, but referrals, sign-ups, and even social shares as well!
JustUno is a complete marketing application designed to make it easier than ever for store owners to maximize conversions and get the most out of shopper data. It includes features like email collection pop-ups to help build customer lists, abandonment offers to turn abandoned carts into sales opportunities, offer targeting and segmentation, and much more.
Yotpo is a review-generation app that enables stores to supercharge their review collection efforts, resulting in a larger pool of higher-quality user-generated content. The key to Yotpo’s success is that it sends customers a review request emails that enable the reader to write and submit a review from directly within the email body. That makes leaving a review easier than ever, ensuring more submissions.
The ten apps listed above are some of the best available to help online businesses thrive and grow. But at the heart of all online commerce is payment processing, and no online store can meet its full potential without a great payment processing partner. BAMS is that partner, providing a full suite of payment processing and merchant solutions, with some of the lowest, most transparent fees in the industry.