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Shopify and Magento can now take advantage of our latest sharing tools

So you have an ecommerce site and you want to take advantage of our latest release and exciting redesign of the AddThis sharing experience? You’re in luck! Our Shopify and Magento plugins have been updated and are ready for download.

All you need to do is head on over either the Shopify or Magento AddThis plugin page to update or download the latest version for your site.

In case you missed the updates, here is a preview of the streamlined menu, also displaying our new end user authentication for easy, one-click sharing. Our tests of the new menu in action have shown an 11% increase in sharing!

New Sharing Menu

We’ve also refreshed our email sharing form, optimizing one of the most important avenues for sharing on an ecommerce site. Check it out:

If you aren’t already leveraging the AddThis platform and insights on your ecommerce site, here are some stats to give you a little nudge:

  • Sharing on Shopify via Twitter is 23% higher than average across our platform
  • Shopify users love their Macs, as sharing via a mac is 4x higher on Shopify than average across our platform
  • Magento users are 46% more likely to share via their iPads
  • Magento users are 57% more likely to share to Facebook than average across our platform

If you have any questions or feedback about our ecommerce plugins, please let us know.

AddThis for Shopify Now Available

If you run one of the over twenty-thousand stores powered by Shopify, getting AddThis for your store just got a lot easier. To enable AddThis for Shopify just head on over to the Shopify App Store and Select AddThis. When you’ve clicked Install App you’ll be taken to a wizard that will allow you to setup your sharing tools and start enabling your visitors to become your marketers via their favorite social networks.

Merchants on Shopify get access to over 300 social channels including Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter in addition to real-time analytics showing how socially viral their products are. This real-time data can help you increase traffic and engagement to your store resulting in increased sales.

AddThis for Shopify has even been featured 10 helpful new Shopify Apps. Let us know if we can do anything to make AddThis work even better on your Shopify store.