About Joe

Joe's an app / web developer, eCommerce entrepreneur, and founder of Speed Boostr. Outside of tech he's into travel, trees, books, and comedy 🤙

Understanding Load Speed + Analysis Tools and Scoring on Shopify

2021-07-30T19:25:11-06:00July 29th, 2021|Optimization|

Our team has optimized over 1500 Shopify sites, built the first performance analysis tool for Shopify, and constantly studies and publishes information and case studies about Shopify optimization.

This post will give you:

  • An outline + understanding of performance (load speed) as it’s related to Shopify sites
  • An explanation of common performance tools […]

Add a Tip Option to Your Store for Extra Revenue + Staff Rewards

2021-07-18T17:05:33-06:00July 18th, 2021|Marketing Strategy|

We recently had a feature request from a user of our Order Automator app to be able to automatically tag customers when they left a tip in Shopify.

This got me thinking of some ideas to:

  • Reward cool customers
  • Generate a new revenue stream
  • Generate a staff profit sharing model

Reward Cool Customers

Getting new customers is hard, […]

Project: Theme Build + Migrating a Site to Shopify + Making it Faster

2021-07-06T13:37:01-06:00February 14th, 2021|Case Studies, Themes|

Project summary

Graphene X creates high quality apparel sustained by materials science.

They came to us because they wanted to migrate their online store from Wix to Shopify.

We set up a Shopify site for them, kept the same design as their existing site, and optimized their theme for performance.

Highlights

  • Matched the […]

Shopify Partners Caught Stealing and Being Fraudulent

2021-05-11T07:40:08-06:00December 21st, 2020|Case Studies|

Updated March 1, 2021

Would you trust a thief with access to your online store and data?

Would you trust an app that posted fake positive reviews and attacked competitor apps with fake negative reviews?

In a store in the digital world, criminals with access to your store can steal or exploit customer data, delete your themes […]

Automatically Tag Customers Based on Order Behavior

2020-12-14T12:58:29-07:00December 14th, 2020|Apps|

You can tag your customers to organize them and market to them based on their behaviors like repeat buyers, bought product X, etc.

Some ideas for tagging customers

  • Tag Repeat customer for customers that have ordered more than once
  • Tag $200+ for customers that have spent more than $200 on an order
  • Tag VIP for customers that have spent […]