Shopify Chat

Shopify Chat

by Shopify

Use the power of live chat to grow your business

3.5 of 5 stars(185 reviews)

Let shoppers reach you easily

Chat is the preferred way for online shoppers to reach you. Answer questions, make recommendations, and provide a better buying experience.

Turn traffic into sales

Shoppers who chat with a brand are more likely to make a purchase. Use chat to help them make purchases with confidence.

Automate customer order lookup

Questions about order status are common. Save time with an automated response that provides customers with order status and tracking link.


About Shopify Chat

Messages are managed in Shopify Ping, which is available on your desktop and mobile devices.

Shopify Chat is a free sales channel that gives customers a seamless way to reach out to you while they shop. It does this by adding a customizable live chat button to your online store.

Once Shopify Chat and Ping are set up, you can manage customer conversations, make product recommendations, and share custom discounts to shoppers right inside your chat conversations with only a few taps.

To be sure you have a way to follow up with customers, Shopify Chat asks customers to provide a phone number or email address in order to start the chat. This allows you to respond even after they leave your online store. Their info will be added to your Customers list in Shopify or matched to an existing customer.

With Ping and Shopify Chat you can:

  • Add and customize a chat button on your online store
  • Respond to customers in real-time while they’re at your store
  • Make product recommendations and share discounts and new orders in chat
  • Give customers a way to automatically get their order status
  • Capture contact information for new customers to help build your customer list
  • Track Shopify sales using your sales channel overview and Analytics pages

Eligibility requirements:

  • To use Shopify Chat you must have an online store with Shopify
  • You must use Shopify Ping on your desktop (shopifyping.com) or install it on an iOS, iPadOS, or Android device to receive and respond to messages

Integrates with

  • Ping

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3.5 of 5 stars

The overall rating reflects the current state of the app. It accounts for all app reviews but prioritizes the most recent ones.
  • 5 of 5 stars
    35% of ratings are 5 stars
  • 4 of 5 stars
    12% of ratings are 4 stars
  • 3 of 5 stars
    11% of ratings are 3 stars
  • 2 of 5 stars
    14% of ratings are 2 stars
  • 1 of 5 stars
    28% of ratings are 1 stars

Most recent reviews

Haitianunion

I really like this App. Thank you For your help, and the vision you make for everyone to become an entrepreneur.

N.A.L. brothers

Really easy to set up and clear instructions, i did not use it yet then I do not know if it works properly xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Little Shop of Magic

It's an okay start, but the browser based functionality is where we need to be.
As it stands, you can't even set a conversation to closed from a browser.
Piping everything thorough a phone app means you're forcing a company to use someone's personal device to monitor messages, rather than having a team take care of it.