If you’re looking to open an online clothing store, look no further! This video gives you the tips you need to start a successful virtual clothing boutique. Let’s get started!
Pick a Name
Your business name should be available on all platforms including social media sites and website URLs.
Purchase a Domain Name
There are several websites where you can purchase a domain such as GoDaddy.com.
Apply For an EIN
EIN stands for employee identification number which you will need to run a business.
Apply For a Sellers Permit
A seller’s permit will be different in each state, so be sure to do your research.
Create Your Website
Once you’ve begun stocking your inventory, begin adding to your site while it’s still unpublished.
Open a Business Account
You will want to have a separate bank account from your personal account for tax reasons.
Attend a Trade Show
Begin interacting with your customers at these shows by advertising your product in person.
Do Some Marketing
Building hype for your launch day is extremely important. Word of mouth and social media advertisements are both essential.
You will need to think about how you will package and ship your products and be ready for quick deliveries.
Once you’ve done all this you’re ready to launch your store! Whether you’re opening a boys clothing boutique or a niche style of clothing for women, these tips work for it all!