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Buy Button

Buy Button

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  • Market and sell to customers from any website
  • Customize fonts, colors, layouts and more to match your website’s style
  • Use Shopify’s secure checkout for all purchases

Say hello to the newly redesigned Buy Button, starting Nov 4, 2016


What can you do with the new Buy Button?




  • Create unique product displays with fully customizable fonts, colors, layouts and much more

  • Faster than ever load times, with a 50% increase in performance. Never let your customers miss an opportunity to buy

  • Do you know basic HTML and CSS? Take your product catalog a step further with BuyButton.js, a JavaScript UI library that will empower you with limitless customization options


Why add Buy Buttons?


The Buy Button enables you to sell on your existing websites, blogs, and email campaigns. Shopify handles all the hassles of ecommerce, perfect for beginners and experts alike.


It provides a simple code snippet which has all your product information, and Shopify’s secure checkout. The Buy Button is infinitely customizable, make the text, fonts, colors and styles match your brand!

Features




  • Products or collections: Embed Buy Button code to feature your products alongside content, photos etc. on your existing site

  • Customizability: Use the Buy Button Builder to customize the colors, text, fonts, and styles

  • Shopping cart: Quickly add a mobile friendly and secure checkout experience for your customers, with the ability to connect to over 70+ payment gateways

  • Shipping made easy: Easily integrate shipping to provide customers with tracking info on their purchases

  • Better order management: Get notified when you make sales, fulfill one or multiple orders with just one click using the Shopify mobile app

  • Developer tools: Go beyond the Buy Button Builder and create completely custom, branded buttons with the BuyButton.js and JS Buy SDK on any website, platform, or app.


Buy Button reviews

52 reviews
  1. 5 stars (10 reviews)
  2. 4 stars (3 reviews)
  3. 3 stars (4 reviews)
  4. 2 stars (5 reviews)
  5. 1 star (30 reviews)

Sometimes works, sometimes doesn't. Recently it stopped completely for no discernible reason and Shopify support had no clue as to how to help.

It's also worth noting that the overnight transition from old buy button to new buy button was not a nice thing to do. People rely on this thing to work and you shouldn't just change it without warning.

The old buy button worked perfectly.

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Simple. No more embed storefront, no more Shopify. I'm moving to Ecwid so I can embed a product or a category or the entire store. This was possibly the dumbest mistake an ecommerce provider could make. The idea is that you add functionality, not decrease it. For the yearly price I pay I would have expected more.

posted

cant get the product embed to work in mail chimp. Rubbish

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Not even loading. Looking at the reviews, it seems like this is a crippled choices (take note developers)!!

posted

I have come across so many issues with the new implementation of the buy button.

I've been back and forth with support, requesting a simple answer as to how I can make the button direct to the checkout page in the SAME tab / window, rather than opening a new window over the page, and my point has been completely misunderstood, and I'm left with a bad UX now.

For reference, here's a video recording I did of the issue. Pretty easy to understand I think, but still can't solve a simple issue: https://www.screenmailer.com/v/Dy03dCwJxuagByM

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I just updated this review after receiving help from a Shopify associate.

This app does work, I'm quite glad it exists, it's free, and the Shopify support was good. However, it's a whole lot of copying and pasting and mussing about just to get a few products up on a particular post. As another reviewer mentioned, there is an app for Etsy listings of this same nature that simply connects your accounts and *presto*, it gives you the option of short codes for any product or collection that you can insert into any post right there, and it's also free. It's rare that Etsy has better apps than shopify, so I was disappointed. Moreover, judging from other reviews, this app used to allow for more and easier integration; so what a bummer that it has changed. . . BUT hey, I really needed this and am glad for it such as it is.

To insert a grid (i.e. to be able to list multiple products in a row), follow the CSS instructions here:
https://docs.shopify.com/manual/more/buy-button/add-embed-code#wordpress

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This is pretty much obsolete now that we can't embed the whole store. Please bring it back!!

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I sell more than one product, thus I need to embed more than one product.

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PLEASE BRING BACK THE OLD WIDGET!!! You have made my external site obsolete. Just allow us to use the old code again. PLEASE!

posted

Please return Shopify Widget. This replacement is severely lacking.

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