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Enable SMS subscribers in Shopify

Follow these steps to capture subscriptions during checkout:

Ensure you have updated policies in your shopify account
Shopify Admin → Settings → Policies and insert the full compliance text in the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy sections from the button link below.

You are all set to add opt In at Check out

Step 1. Go to Shopify Settings and click on Checkout where you will be able to edit your checkout process as shown in below image .

Shopify Checkout Process

Step 2 In consent to marketing section select check box - SMS Marketing & Save .

Enable Consent for Marketing

Step 3 Set Checkout settings in Shopify , Online Store → Themes → Actions → Edit Languages → Checkout & System.

Steps to reach Checkout & System (a)

Steps to reach Checkout & System (b)

Step 4 Type SMS & search as shown in image
You need to update the following fields shown in image

4.1 Accept checkout SMS label
4.2 Checkout Marketing SMS Disclaimer

Add the above fields of Checkout & System

A. Privacy Policy : Privacy policy can be updated from Shopify →policies → privacy policy , Policy must include , about the cookies storage and type of messages send to end customer .

B. Terms of Service : Add terms of service which will guide end customers about - what kind of SMS will be sent to shoppers , Add information about Stop Subscription or help to opt out , Abandon cart reminders and fee if applicable for sending a reply .

C. Description HTML : By signing up via text you agree to receive recurring automated marketing messages, discount/promo codes and shopping cart reminders from Store Name at the phone number provided. Consent is not a condition of purchase. Message and data rate apply. Reply STOP to unsubscribe. Msg frequency varies. Msg & Data rates may apply. View Privacy Policy & ToS”****

Step 5 Upon successfully saving these settings check out page will have following interface .

Step 6 Once you start receiving consent from your Shopify Users, your Subscriber list will start to grow and you can view this list from The ConvertWay's panel as shown below. Navigate to List → Click on the Shopify SMS Subscribed

Note: You need to click on Resync button in order to get the updated list of SMS Subscribers

The ConvertWay's List

Shopify Subscriber List View

Step 7 After syncing the complete list, you can schedule your campaigns to this list of subscribers specifically. All you need to do is Go to Campaigns → Target Audience → Subscriber List → Shopify SMS Subscriber

Send Campaign To Subscriber List

Updated on: 09/06/2022

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