WEBINAR - Shopify vs WooCommerce


Which e-commerce platform is better? Shopify or WooCommerce?


In the green (Shopify) we have maverick of the South African e-commerce industry and returning OnlineX community leader, Melissa Rowlston. In the purple (WooCommerce) we have Felix Norton, MD of WOWW. Having built and managed over 50 online stores, Norton and his team have great experience in building and growing profitable e-commerce sites with WooCommerce.  

What you can expect:

  • Ringside seats
  • In-depth interactive talk
  • Open Q&A and backstage pass
  • Lively debate

What you’ll take out:

  • Comparing product specs without using the product is very difficult. We are putting you in front of two of the people who have used these products to the max.
  • Discover the pros and cons of whether to go for an ‘e-commerce-first strategy’ or a ‘website-first strategy’.
  • How to weigh up cost versus sophistication. Do you need to invest a lot of money or can you build a great offering without overspending?
  • How to ensure you choose the most suitable e-commerce platform so that you don’t end up building twice.
  • Understand why some of the world’s biggest brands choose Shopify while others go for WooCommerce.
  • Whether you’re a startup or an established business, learn how to scale up your e-commerce offering to the next level.
  • Your e-commerce platform is a vehicle, but you still need to drive it. Come and find out how.

BOOKMARK THIS PAGE and visit our website for more information on our upcoming OnlineX Gatherings! 


  • SMEs
  • ecommerce
  • online retail
  • Shopify
  • Woocommerce
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