Magento 1 to Shopify Plus Migration Insight & Tips | Watch this before hiring an agency

Migration from Magento 1 to Shopify can be an overwhelming experience. Every oversight, misstep and assumption in the migration process can cost thousands of dollars. This video will provide some insight you need before you hire an agency to do the migration.

The reality is it's end of life for Magento 1 so it's time to migrate. Most will naturally choose Shopify over Magento 2 and chances are you'll be looking into Shopify Plus as the logical next step. I will tell you that it's the best route for most businesses but there are a few key things you need to know before migrating.

In this 15 minute video I cover the following key topics:

  1. Magento 1 end of life
  2. Infinite Shopify customizations 1:30
  3. "Vetted" Shopify recommended agencies 3:51
  4. Dedicated Shopify staff during migration 5:35
  5. Focus on functionality over design 6:44
  6. Hire a Shopify designer after migration 9:10
  7. Work with a Shopify migration consultant 11:18

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