- Avg. revenue /month$22
- Avg. sessions /month165
- Avg. profit /month$10
- Inventory value$700
Why this business was started
We saw an opportunity to bridge the digital to physical worlds of social media with offering businesses a chance to advertise their social media presence. Specifically, their own social media URLs via custom decals. Our first big customer was qdoba--many of their locations have our decals on their entrances.
The reason of selling this business
I've not had the time to put in the marketing efforts to make this site successful.
What's involved in running this business
When orders come in: Pick, pack and ship out the decals. When stock of a particular decal runs low, we order another batch. The real efforts at the moment need to be focused on marketing of the site and probably amp-up the google ad spend.
We have a wide variety of decals for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, YouTube and more. Our social media decals are produced using a formula of polymers and layering making them reusable and easy to install. Our decals do not bubble while being installed. No tools are required.
The three included domains: 1) SocialMediaDecals.com 2) Social Media Clings [dot] com which forwards to SocialMediaDecals.com 3) Social Media Offline [dot] com which forwards to SocialMediaDecals.com
Our first order was on 3 Nov 2010 for $35.95. Prior to Shopify, we ran the site on ZenCart and had a total of 1302 orders totaling more than $30,000.
We migrated to Shopify with our first order on 22 Jul 2017
Why should someone buy this store?
Other than a "ready to go" inventory of 350+ decals, we'd initially put efforts into our YouTube account: http://www.youtube.com/socialmediadecals
How can the future owner improve the business?
More effort into marketing. We have a good base with social media and google advertising. We'll include the MailChimp account with over 2200 contacts (including previous customers).
What work have you put into the store?
We do emphasize customer service with each order including a hand written thank you note. We make great efforts to ship same-day as the order has been received.
Traffic and Performance
- Avg. revenue /month$22Verified
- Avg. sessions /month165Verified
- Avg. profit /month$10
- Inventory value$700
- Profit Margin50%
- Avg. sales /month1
- Shopify plan
- Inventory warehouse
Logo and branding assetsWe'll make the files available online so that the new owners can download (via dropbox or google drive).
Personal support after saleHappy to give a walk-through of all the assets. post sale. Any business questions will be supported for 30 days post sale. Shopify specific questions or updates are not included--but, more than willing to negotiate an hourly consulting budget.
Product photosWe'll make the files available online so that the new owners can download (via dropbox or google drive).
Our features for a secure experience
- Verified revenue and traffic
- Secure messaging platform
- Escrow payment system
- Dedicated migration team
Why use Exchange?
Exchange is the largest and fastest-growing marketplace for Shopify e-commerce stores
Verified listing data
The revenue and traffic data that you see on each listing is pulled directly from its Shopify account. This means that the data has been verified. Exchange reviews and monitors listings for thorough and accurate information.
Secure messaging platform
You will be able to communicate with sellers via a secure messaging platform. After you log in and request information from a listing, sellers are notified and have the ability to respond. When you are ready, you can make an offer.
Encrypted payment capture
Exchange and Escrow.com have partnered together to provide you with safe transactions that have bank encryption, making sure that payment is securely captured. Escrow.com ensures that its users pass verification checks before transactions can proceed.
Take time to inspect the business
Once you submit payment to Escrow.com and the payment has been secured, the funds are held until you confirm that all assets received are as negotiated. You can use the inspection period to ask the seller any extra questions about the business.
Safe store transfer
When the transaction is finalized, the dedicated migration team at Exchange will begin the process of making you the new owner of the store. Buyers and sellers will be notified via an email from the Exchange team once store transfers have been completed.
Post-purchase 24/7 Shopify support
Once you log into your Shopify account for the first time and choose a subscription plan, Shopify Support Gurus are available 24/7 to help you with the settings of the store.