Today, social networks are a major part of many consumer’s lifes, whether it’s liking a friend’s Instagram picture or responding to a Facebook post from your favorite company, consumers are interacting more though social sites. The marketers at We Are Social state there are nearly 1.4 billion Facebook users, 284 million active Twitter users, and 300 million Instagram users.
Having the ability to turn social network followers into customers and transform social network pages into powerful, automated selling channels can be a major competitive advantage for online merchants.
That’s why we are very excited to announce our new integration with Spreesy, a social commerce solution that allows you to sell directly through social network sites. With Spreesy, you can create shoppable posts for Facebook and Instagram and deploy built in marketing tools like discount codes within seconds.
With the Spreesy and ShipStation integration, Spreesy customers can access discounted USPS rates, direct carrier integrations, multi-channel order management, custom packing slips and email templates, and so much more. Now online retailers have the ability to drive sales through social networks, where customers and fans are most engaged, with the shipping power of ShipStation.
Not yet a ShipStation customer? Learn about how you can start selling through social networks and automate your shipping with ShipStation and Spreesy by signing up for a 30 day free trial today!