With more than 2.85 billion users worldwide, Facebook has crowned itself as the most relevant social media ads platform. That means that having a strong Facebook marketing strategy is now vital for both big and small companies.
Along with that, Facebook offers a lot of exciting tools and resources that can help you optimize your campaigns for better results while you make the most out of your budget. If you’ve clicked on the title of this article, it means you’re ready to do so.
The Facebook pixel, or as we like to call it: the 8th Wonder of the World, is a powerful analytics tool that allows you to measure the performance of your ads by understanding the behavior of your site’s visitors. This pixel helps you to:
Facebook has up to 18 different standard events. Events are actions that happen on your website, and these may vary depending on your site’s design. After you add your pixel on your Shopify print-on-demand store, you will be able to track the following:
Sounds like magic, right? Now that you know what this piece of code is capable of, we’re sure you’re eager to add it to your site. Here’s a step-by-step guide to drive you through the process:
Even though it may sound like something a hacker would do, creating a Facebook pixel for your website is easier and faster than you think.
Before you start, remember: You must have the Facebook channel installed in your Shopify account. If you still haven’t done so, follow these instructions.
If you already have Facebook’s channel on your account, you’re ready to get started:
At this point, you should be able to see your pixel on the left side of your Events Manager dashboard.
Once you have your pixel, it’s time to connect it to your website. Don’t worry! You don’t need to be a developer! Since Shopify is one of Facebook’s Partners, it only takes 5 steps to set it up:
And as simple as that, you’re good to start optimizing your ad campaigns and budget 😎
💡 Fuel Tip: Pixel-based retargeting ads are the most popular type of retargeting. Follow these steps to create your first campaign.
Now that you have installed your pixel on Shopify, it’s time to level up your Facebook game. Take advantage of pixel events to understand your consumer’s in-site behavior, gather insights to create efficient social media ads that reach the right audience for your print-on-demand store, and see how your sales go up!