Top 10 Shopify Marketing Apps To Earn More In 2017

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Shopify apps can powerfully boost your ecommerce store and the only thing that you have to do is choose the right ones. How can you select the best ones among 1400+ apps in the Shopify App Store?

We had a look at Shopify App Store and we made a list of the most popular Shopify's marketing and sales apps in 2017. In this article we focus on the most popular Shopify marketing apps so you can attract new visitors, optimize pages, engage customers, build email lists and drive traffic to your store. We wrote a separate article dedicated to the top 10 Shopify apps to help your sales in 2017.

Most Popular Shopify Marketing Apps in 2017

1. Privy - Free email popups with exit intent

Easy to use and a great way to get started with intent led pop-ups! Privy's free suite helps you rapidly grow your email list from your Shopify store, social media channels, mobile, and in-store traffic with high converting pop-ups and offers with bulk coupon codes. You can choose from dozens of high-converting, ready to use templates or fully customize the design of pop-ups, overlays, bars, banners, flyouts, etc. You can connect with your current email service provider in seconds and start growing your email list. Privy is currently used by over 45,000 Shopify Stores.

Price: From $0.00/ month

2. Free Shipping Bar Hextom

Consumers expect free shipping and when offered they are likely to shop more. Free Shipping Bar by Hextom is a simple app to configure and offers clear indication to customers how far they are from free shipping. With this app you can display your free shipping offer in a slide out bar, show progressive messages and track performance of each bar, so you know which free shipping goal makes you the best ROI. You can even insert emojis in the bar messages :)

Price: From $0.00/ month

3. Points, VIP, Referral Programs by (Sweet Tooth)

Run your own rewards program and engage your customer base and turn them Into loyal customers. Implement Reward Programs for Shopify with app and drive customers attention by issuing points. Thanks to referrals your customers will refer their friends and promote your store for you. You can reward your customers for purchases, referrals, account registrations, social shares, social follows or birthday rewards. There is a VIP Program for your best customers.

Price: From $0.00/ month

4. Better Coupon Box - Free Email Popups

Half of people who land on your website leave and don't come back. Improve your signups and turn visitors into email subscribers, social followers and convert them into sales by displaying a coupon popup. Your customers will get a coupon code to purchase your stuff at a discount price. There is a higher probability that your customers will stay longer on your site and discover more of your products.

Price: From $0.00/ month

5. SEO Image Optimizer by Booster Apps

SEO Image Optimizer is praised for helping store owners to ensure that all product photographs on their online stores, are properly labeled, allowing customers to find them in google images search. ALT tags don't have to be entered manually anymore and you can choose from their default ALT template or create your own.

Price: From $0.00/ month

6. Spin-a-Sale - Interactive Email Popup

Spin-a-Sale is a fully customizable app to gain more subscribers and give a fun way to customers to make a purchase. The Spin-a-Sale overlay displays a special prize wheel for visitors. When visitors enter their email address, the prize wheel spins and they win a random discount. The idea behind is that Spin-a-Sale subscribers are more likely to use their coupon code since the discount is won instead of simply handed out in exchange for their email address.

Price: $4.99 – $9.99 / month

7. Kit Developed by Kit CRM

Techvibes summed it perfectly: ”Shopify Gives Its Merchants A Virtual Employee, For Free.” Kit, which Shopify acquired in April 2016, is what Shopify refers to as the “digital marketing expert.” Thanks to Kit you can easily set up Facebook ads, including dynamic retargeting ads. How to communicate with Kit? Primarily via Facebook messages and text messaging.

Price: From $0.00/ month

8. Plug in SEO

Does your store have issues with search engine performance that will be worthwhile to fix? Find out via Plug in SEO app which does a quick overview of your site's SEO. All of the essential areas of search engine optimization are checked including page titles, headings, meta descriptions, speed, blog post structure or content freshness. It also works well with multilingual SEO.

Price: From $0.00/ month

9. Happy Email

This app adds a personal touch to your store. You can warmly welcome your customers by sending a brief, but caring message. Happy Email sends a thank-you email from you to your customers automatically, 30 minutes after they make the first purchase or sign up for a new account on your store.

Price: Free

10. eCommerce Email Marketing by Omnisend

Increase your sales, subscriber database and save time with eCommerce Email Marketing app. You can contact your customers with personalized messages at the best time, e.g. when they abandon your cart, create welcome series or follow-up with them and reactive them if they are moving away.

Price: From $0.00/ month


There are many apps to be chosen from the portfolio of Shopify App Store. We recommend you to read other people's experience and test various apps from the same category so you can find the best ones for your ecommerce needs.

About FutureMargin

FutureMargin is a pricing tool for evaluating and driving pricing strategies for ecommerce stores. Using historical sale, visitor and margin data, FutureMargin can be used to improve your e-shop product pricing and profit. Available integrations: Shopify app and API.