Below are a few options for shopping carts to get orders for your custom products that will be fulfilled by Print Aura.
Carts that Integrate with Print Aura Fulfillment
Integration: Yes! Complete integration of order fulfillment. Pros: Fairly simple and powerful to use. Lots of control over selling your t-shirts. Great potential with the apps marketplace. Integrates with Print Aura! Cons: Not sure, mostly that plans start at $29/mo. Price: Free trial, $29/mo- $179/mo. Transaction Fees: 0.00%-2.00% (depends on plan) Setup Fee / Additional Costs: None Requires Merchant Account: Yes. Number of Products: depends on plan; limits range from 100-unlimited. Community Marketplace: None. Apps Market: Yes, lots of options for modifying your store
Integration: Coming soon!!! Pros: Free is always good and there is a marketplace to get extra visibility for your products. Cons: Not as powerful as something like Shopify. Price: Free Transaction Fees: Just your merchant fees Setup Fee / Additional Costs: None. Requires Merchant Account: Yes. Number of Products: No Community Marketplace: Yes! Apps Market: None
Integration: Manual orders only currently. Pros: Low cost, large global audience to purchase your products. Cons: Technically if you order from us you need it shipped to you and then you can ship it out yourself. Price: Free. Transaction Fees: 3.5%, $0.20 listing fee. Setup Fee / Additional Costs: None. Requires Merchant Account: No. Number of Products: unlimited. Community Marketplace: Yes, strong customer base. Apps Market: Yes
Other Popular Carts (No integration yet)
Integration: Sellers manually submit Big Cartel orders from their seller account on Print Aura. Pros: Great for those who have a few products and attract more of an indie audience. Quite simple to get started selling products. No transaction fees, just paypal fees. Cons: Payment processing for your customers is limited to Paypal. No integration available with Print Aura. Price: Free for up to 5 products, $9.99/mo for 25 products, & $19.99/mo for 100 products and a more robust plan for $29.99/mo. Transaction Fees: None. Setup Fee / Additional Costs: None. Requires Merchant Account: Yes. Number of Products: depends on plan, up to 300. Community Marketplace: None. Apps Market: None
Pros: Very powerful and lots of addon options to customize your own t-shirt store.Cons:Powerful but might be overwhelming for people who are new to e-commerce and getting a t-shirt store setup. Non-hosted solution. Price: Free for basic edition but you need to host yourself.
Other Places to Sell Custom T-Shirts and Products
Pros: Global audience and opportunity to take advantage of various niches.Cons:Highly competitive and you can easily be low-balled by another t-shirt seller. Price: Each item listed has rates.
Pros: Exposure to worldwide audience. Cons: It is difficult to get them to approve listings in the clothing category. Price: Unknown.