Good News, everyone!

Batch export all your invoices to PDF

Good news, everyone! It is now possible to batch download all your invoices (or any other documents) as separate PDF files. Until now you were able to download a single PDF file that contains documents for all selected orders or products. With the new functionality, you can download a single ZIP archive file that contains… Read more »

TOP 20 Shopify and ecommerce experts

TOP 20 Shopify and E-commerce experts

Whether you are just starting out as a Shopify entrepreneur or have been playing the courts for some time, we are sure you agree that good advice is always welcome. To make your journey into ecommerce easier, Shopify has created the Shopify Experts program to match seasoned professionals in design, functionality development, store setup and… Read more »

Increase Your Brand Visibility

Increase your brand visibility through customized printouts

Marketing can be expensive. Every online shop owner knows that. So we have to find clever ways to get our brand identity out there without spending a fortune. One way to increase your brand visibility is through customized printouts. Branding Your Printouts Whenever an order is fulfilled, usually at least 3 different documents are created… Read more »

Google Cloud Print

Automatically Print Invoices & Packing Slips via Google Cloud Print

Automatically Print Orders from Any Printer Have you ever wished you could have your printer print a packing slip whenever a new order comes in? The latest update to Printout Designer now makes this possible. We have integrated our app with Google Cloud Print which means you can now create automation rules for the printing… Read more »

Automatic Invoices for Your Shop

Have you ever wished you could make Printout Designer send some documents via e-mail to your client or bookkeeper automatically? Well now you can! The new version of Printout Designer lets you create e-mail automation rules that say upon which events e-mails should be sent. Let’s go through an example and see how to set… Read more »

New Advanced Template Options

Remember these options in our previous version of Printout Designer? These options allowed you to control the organization of the orders’ data fields so you could choose whether the created documents will have a separate page for each order (i.e. invoices) one page with all selected orders (i.e. combined packing slips, reports combining multiple orders)… Read more »

5 ways to write product descriptions that sell

A picture tells a thousand words they say. But in addition to great product photos, a well written and thorough product description is equally important to help you convert more window-shoppers into die-hard shopaholics. So what is the key to writing good product descriptions? Here are Printout Designers 5 ways to write products descriptions that… Read more »

Resurrect your burial ground of abandoned carts

According to Shopify, online retailers lose up to ⅔ of their potential revenue to abandoned carts. That is 2 out of every 3 transactions. That is a whopping number and has to be addressed. Although the reasons for leaving your cart in the virtual shopping aisle vary, one comes out on top – 56% of… Read more »

How U Nature grew from selling to friends to a successful online tea boutique

Lex, the founder of an exclusively online quality tea and healthy snack shop U Nature from the exotic Taiwan is answering questions this month about his store. Starting small and through informed decisions and flexible customer interaction working his way up Lex has has built a clean but beautiful online shopfront, which one would easily… Read more »

How Adhesive Bras turned a “just for fun” facebook store into an international business

This month we give you an interview with Dennis from Adhesive Bras where he offers insight into running an ecommerce business and his struggles and victories with online marketing. Adhesive Bras, better known in Denmark, where the company is set up, as SelvsiddendeBHer, was launched as a fun facebook project, which in 2 years, with… Read more »

  • Celery

    Celery + Printout Designer = print custom invoices, packing slips and more

    We’re happy to announce that Printout Designer is now available for all Celery users. Celery is an awesome platform that allows you to take pre-orders, create custom crowdfunding campaigns and it also includes everything you need to run a successful e-commerce site. Printout Designer brings a long waited functionality to Celery users by allowing them… Read more »

  • 5 awesome tips how to convert customers and sell more

    5 awesome tips how to convert customers and sell more

    As you already know ecommerce is a tough business. The rapidly growing number of choices leaves no room for guestimation on what your potential customers want – trial and error does not put your store ahead of the pack. It is all about increasing your conversion and squeezing that dollar out of each and every… Read more »

  • What's in store for ecommerce in 2016?

    What’s in store for ecommerce in 2016? Read now!

    2015 was a year of rapid development for ecommerce. Supported by advances in technology, ecommerce has started to extend outside the digital realm. With package-delivering robots and drones, the average spend on ecommerce has grown tremendously over the past year and all of this has set new standards for both customer service as well as… Read more »

  • PrestaShop invoice example

    PrestaShop + Printout Designer

    Happy New Year to everyone! We hope your New Year is off to a good start. To bring more joy and happiness to this year we made our PrestaShop integration public a bit sooner as we initially planned. PrestaShop provides one of the leading e-commerce platform with a rich third party module and add-on ecosystem…. Read more »

  • Use Document Automation to Simplify Your Business

    What Is Document Automation*? Basically it means converting your paperwork into automated templates that can be used to create repetitive documents. It’s useful when you have to use the same files over and over again with different data, but with the same layout and design. Or in other words it helps you to assemble a… Read more »

  • A brief summary of the server migration

    It is 1AM in Estonia and we just finished migrating our servers from our previous provider to Amazon Web Services. The actual migration process itself took only 5 minutes, but the next one and a half hour we tested each integration and monitored every connection, error log and report possible to make sure that… Read more »

  • Introducing simplified layout and new editor

    We at Printout Designer hope that everyone have had an awesome time building and running their online businesses! We are here with the new update to improve your document generation process and streamline your administrative and logistics tasks. Get your free Printout Designer account here Simplified order view We’ve simplified the order’s layout to make… Read more »

  • Ecwid integration – create invoices, packing slips, labels and more

    Printout Designer (powered by Actual Reports) adds yet another ecommerce platform to its supported integrations. Ecwid is a free shopping cart that seamlessly integrates with any existing website or social media page. Ecwid has over 600,000 registered merchants in 175 countries, and is available in 45 languages, which makes it an ideal platform for integrating… Read more »

  • Create professional invoices and packing slips from your WooCommerce store

    We are most happy to announce that Printout Designer now supports WooCommerce, one of the most popular ecommerce platforms out there. From today, all WooCommerce users can take advantage of Printout Designer functionality to speed up their invoice, packing slip and label creation process, and join with over 5000 other online retailers from Shopify, Bigcommerce… Read more »