Segment is a Customer Data Platform (CDP). They provide a service that simplifies collecting and using data from the users of your digital properties (websites, apps, etc). With Segment, you can collect, transform, send, and archive your first-party customer data.
Klaviyo is the best in class email marketing solution for eCommerce. It's powerful because it connects to your store, and you can create awesome customer segments based on past purchasing behaviors, customer preferences, and even future predictions of spending.
SendGrid provides and manages an email server on your company's behalf, so your communications with customers are reliably sent and delivered as needed. It's perfect when you need to send transactional emails, password recovery emails or notifications to users from your website.
Stamped.io is a tool to collect customer reviews. It's got nifty features including the ability to capture review feedback directly inside email, or the ability to request reviews via Facebook Messenger. Easily leverage the reviews you've gathered by displaying them on your product pages.
Don’t lose sales when your inventory runs out. Back in Stock makes it easy for customers to sign up for a Back in Stock alert (Email or SMS Text Message). When you restock products the waiting customers are alerted instantly to bring them back to your store and complete the purchase.
Wheelio is a lead capture tool that is most well known for their gamified "Spin the wheel" popup. Since the majority of your visitors will not buy when they first visit your store, leverage pop-ups to get an email or phone number from users, which gives you an opportunity to sell them later on.
Webflow commerce is becoming a serious competitor to Shopify. They also boast the ability to create a fully functioning website without touching code, but in addition to that - they pride themselves on giving you the ability to create unique commerce experiences for your customers.
Mixpanel is a tool that allows you to analyze how users interact with your website. It’s designed to make teams more efficient by allowing everyone to analyze user data in real-time to identify trends, understand user behavior, and make decisions about your product.
Zendesk is a customer support tool. It's got 2 main features: ticketing and knowledge base. Ticketing: Zendesk gathers customer queries in one place where you can manage and respond to customer questions efficiently. Knowledge base allows you to create an FAQ section to guide your customers.
Shopify is a commerce platform that allows anyone to set up an online store and sell their products. It's the go-to eCommerce platform for young direct-to-consumer brands. It's ease of use and setup is what's most attractive to merchants, but also the incredibly vast Shopify app store.
Afterpay is a ‘buy-now-pay-later’ platform that allows customers to pay for their purchases over four, fortnightly instalments. Retailers that offer Afterpay get paid immediately, but are charged a merchant fee of 4.17%. It’s like a modern-day credit card with an interest-free period.
AddShoopers tracks all of the product sharing activity that occurs on your store and identifies influencers. Some key features are: "sharing buttons" (add social sharing buttons to your product pages), "social rewards" (incentivise sharing with a coupon) and ROI Tracking.