Launch for free
Create a website with a product catalog at no cost—you only pay when you make a sale.
Find new customers
Drive traffic and e-commerce sales with the free, powerful marketing tools that come with your store.
Own your brand
Create a seamless brand experience across the web with our intuitive design tools.
We’ll help you start strong
Quickly set up and launch your online store
Our intuitive and delightfully simple website builder—plus integrated tools like stock photography from Unsplash—make it easy to create a stunning online store in minutes. We’ll automatically generate a product listings page for your store, as well as pages for each product, and SEO tools to make them more findable on search engines. And we have popup and sign up forms to add website visitors to your marketing list, which helps turn them into customers.
Make sales and manage orders
Connect your online store to Stripe to accept payments and start selling* immediately. Once you start fulfilling orders, order and shipping notification emails make it simple to stay in touch with customers after they buy. At-a-glance website analytics help you understand what's working and where you can improve so that you make more sales.
*Stores are currently only supported in the United States and United Kingdom
Sell more with built-in marketing
Your online store comes with powerful marketing features like digital ads and social posting to help you find a bigger audience and drive traffic. Once visitors land on your site, built-in abandoned cart emails convert shoppers into customers. Then use email and automations to get repeat business and let customers know what's happening with your business—like when you launch a new product.
Even more ways to help you succeed
24/7 help along the way
Even free users get 30 days of email access to our award-winning support team.
Free appointment scheduling
Offer services and manage scheduling from the same place you run your online store.
Create an email address for your domain name, and use tools like Drive and Calendar.
Keep growing with paid marketing features
When you set up an online store through Mailchimp, it becomes part of your company website. Through your Mailchimp online store, you can list the products you sell and make them available for purchase. Shoppers can browse your Mailchimp online store to learn more about your products by viewing images and product descriptions. And, of course, your customers can easily purchase available products by using your online store.
In order to start an online store using Mailchimp, you’ll have to create an account and a website. Or, if you haven’t yet created a website, Mailchimp will make one for you as part of the process of setting up your online store. Once these steps have been completed, you can start an online store, add products, set up payment processing, and publish.
By promoting your online store, you can drive traffic to your website and generate more sales. But how do you promote your online store? With Mailchimp, you have access to all of the marketing tools you need to generate buzz and get your brand in front of the right people.
One of the easiest ways to promote your online store is through social media. Share a link to your online store via your company social media page or create targeted social media ads. You may also engage in other marketing strategies, such as creating Google ads, initiating an email marketing campaign, or offering promotions for new customers.
To build an online store in Mailchimp, start off by naming your store and adding products. As you add products, you’ll be able to provide each listing with a name, description, price, and images. Mailchimp will also automatically generate product listings and product pages for any of the products you add to your store.
Once you’ve added products to your online store, you’ll be able to add information about your business to your online store and set up payment processing. Upon completion of these basic steps, you can publish your online store and start making sales.
When you use Mailchimp to launch your website and online store, you don’t have to worry about any upfront costs. Instead, Mailchimp will only charge a small transaction fee for sales you make through your online store. Thus, you don’t have to pay anything until you make a sale.
You can use Mailchimp’s website builder to create a sleek, easy-to-use online store. Once you’ve created a website, Mailchimp can automatically generate product listing pages and product pages for your online store. You can also customize product names, product descriptions, and other important details using our online store builder.
Yes, Mailchimp enables you to build an online store and start selling products. Using Mailchimp, you can create a website, build an online store, make sales, and market your business—all on one platform.
Ready to start selling?
It’s free to create and publish an online store - you only pay when you make a sale!