Discover the proven steps and strategies needed to launch a fully automated and inventory-free t-shirt store — without any coding, business, or design experience.
From creating (or buying) designs to connecting with a print-on-demand supplier, Shopify expert Corey Ferreira will walk you step-by-step through the entire process.
WHY START AN ONLINE T-SHIRT STORE?
NO MANUAL LABOR
Orders are forwarded to, printed by, and shipped from a print-on-demand supplier on your behalf.
MAKE OR BUY DESIGNS
Create attractive designs using free software, fonts, and images, or buy them all for as little as $5.
Shopify makes it easy to start a beautiful, sales-ready store in a matter of hours.
NO UP-FRONT COSTS
Blank t-shirts, shipping fees, and printing costs are automatically deducted from each sale.
FAST PROFIT DEPOSITS
Profits made from the sale of each shirt are automatically deposited in your bank account.
Learn how to do product research, find profitable niches, and sell online using Shopify.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN FROM THIS COURSE
Spread over five simple, easy-to-follow emails, this course has been thoughtfully paced to make learning easy and approachable. Here's what each lesson contains:
Email 1: First-day Pep Talk and an Exclusive Invite
In our introductory lesson, you'll learn why starting a real, sales-ready t-shirt business on Shopify is not only possible, but easier than you think. We'll also share an exclusive invite to our private Facebook group for t-shirt business owners where you can ask questions, chat with attendees, and stay motivated.
Email 2: Identifying a Lucrative Niche
Without a niche, you’ll overspend on marketing, fail to connect with customers, and have less direction in your t-shirt designs. In this lesson, Corey shares his simple but highly effective strategy for finding great niche ideas and validating their potential. You'll also see three hand-picked examples to kickstart your creativity.
Email 3: Naming Your Business in 3 Simple Steps
If you’re like the majority of business owners, coming up with a good, catchy business name can be tough. In lesson 3, Corey breaks down a simple 3-step process for generating dozens of unique, catchy business names that relate to your niche. You'll also find out how to generate a free, professional-looking logo.
Email 4: How to Make (or Buy) Great Designs
In this lesson, you’ll learn where to find free image editing software, beautiful fonts, and extremely affordable images you can use to create unique, t-shirt worthy designs — without any previous design experience. If you’re not feeling creative, you’ll also discover where to buy beautiful designs for as little as $5 each.
Email 5: Automation Setup and Launch Day Prep
To completely automate your new online t-shirt store, you’ll need to install an app and connect to a print-on-demand supplier. This lesson will show you how, plus help you add shirts to your store, create mockups, and finally launch your brand new, totally automated online t-shirt store with Shopify.
EXCLUSIVE BONUS CONTENT
Course attendees who successfully open their online t-shirt stores will get access to three exclusive bonuses:
50 Ways to Make Your First Sale: A Comprehensive Guide
Eager to make your first online sale? From building an email list to taking advantage of Tumblr, this comprehensive guide will teach you 50 different ways to make it happen. For first-time business owners, this resource offers simple, approachable tips for driving sales and traffic to your store.
Marketing and Driving Sales to Your T-Shirt Store: Paid (and Free) Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Store
Launching your online t-shirt store was just the beginning. If you want to start driving traffic and making sales, you'll need to learn a few things about marketing. This 22-minute video will teach you how to use social media to target buyers in your niche, find brand ambassadors to help sell your shirts, and drive targeted, qualified traffic to your online store.
The Official T-Shirt Toolkit: Free Resources to Accelerate Your Success
This t-shirt toolkit is loaded with helpful mockups, resources, and templates to make running your online t-shirt business easier. Inside, you'll find 22 Awesome T-Shirt Templates and Mockups, a Break-Even Analysis Template, a list of Essential Shopify Apps for your T-Shirt Store, and some great T-Shirt Design Resources.
Corey is a seasoned entrepreneur, small business expert, and Shopify course instructor. With multiple successful businesses under his belt, he’s become passionate about sharing his experience and expertise with new, excited entrepreneurs.
You can find Corey's work on The Globe and Mail, Entrepreneur.com, and the Shopify blog.
"I cannot wait to get started on my t-shirt shop. Thank you for providing the tools to help me get started the right way." - Patrice H
"Hey Corey! I am a huge fan! I have read all of your blogs and just watched your webinars. You're awesome. Currently, my t-shirts are being designed as we speak!" - David H
"Really good content. Thank you." - Ken M