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Ecwid to Shopify Migration

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Ecwid to Shopify migration transfers crucial data like products, customers and orders with zero hassle. Your information seamlessly flows between stores privately and precisely via an automated, secure and accurate process by LitExtension. Try the Free Demo!

What Data Can Be Migrated From Ecwid to Shopify

  • Products

    • Name, SKU, Description
    • Status, Price
    • Meta Title, Meta Description
    • Weight, Product Tags, Variants, Image, Quantity, Manage Stock

    Product Categories

    • Name, Description, Image
    • Meta Title, Meta Description
    • First Name, Last Name.
    • Email, Passwords, Billing Address, Shipping Address
    • ID, Order Date, Order Status
    • Customer Information (Name, Email, Address)
    • Product Price, Quantity, Discount Price,
    • Tax Price, Total Price, Sub Total Price
    • Coupons, Reviews
    • CMS pages, Multiple Languages
    • Manufacturer, Tax.

(*) If you cannot find the data you want to migrate, please get in touch with us.

Additional Options

Clear Sample Data On Shopify Before Migration

You can delete the sample data on Shopify in accordance with selected entities for migration… More Details

Preserve Order IDs on Shopify Store

This option helps keep your order ID the same during your store migration… More Details

Create 301 Redirects on Shopify Store

Automatically redirect your old store’s URLs to the new ones during the migration… More Details

Migrate Images from Products, Categories, Blog Descriptions

This option helps you to migrate images in descriptions of products, categories, and blog posts… More Details

Strip HTML Tags from Category and Product Names

Strip HTML tags from category and product names automatically when migrating your store More Details

Migrate Categories into Shopify Automated Collections

Automatically add tags to your products. You can show sub-categories just like in your Source Store… More Details

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How to Perform Ecwid to Shopify migration

Setup Carts
#1: Set-up Ecwid and Shopify Store

Select “Source Cart” from the dropdown list. Afterward, enter store URL and follow brief instructions to set up Ecwid to Shopify migration process.

Select Entites
#2: Select Data to Migrate from Ecwid to Shopify

Choose the entities you want within the eCommerce site migration such as products, categories, orders, customers, SEO URLs, and even more.

Full Migration
#3: Perform Full Ecwid to Shopify Migration

Let’s start the Ecwid to Shopify migration. Once the process is kicked off, it will constantly run even when you turn off your browser.

The cost of migration from to depends on how many entities you have on your store. The Pricing Estimator will help you to get how much does it cost. The pricing is billed in USD.
  • Number of Products
  • Number of Customers
  • Number of Orders

Popular Questions About Ecwid to Shopify Migration

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Why my product variants were not migrated to Shopify?

Due to the peculiarities of Shopify functionality, it sets limits for product variants. Thus, it is not allowed to migrate each product with more than 99 variants and 3 attributes from any shopping cart to Shopify.

Can I migrate options and attributes to Shopify?

Shopify doesn’t allow creating product options and attributes. So, you cannot transfer options and attributes from Ecwid to Shopify. But don’t worry, if your Source Cart has this type of data, during the Ecwid to Shopify migration process, LitExtension will generate product variants out of your existing product options on your Target Shopify Store.

Regarding attributes, to have product descriptions displayed, our tool will import them to meta fields on Shopify.

Note that, due to Shopify’s limitations, any product on Shopify only has less than 99 variants. As a result, your products will be migrated to Shopify with no more than 99 variants and 3 attributes.

Can I migrate product categories from Ecwid to Shopify?

Yes, you can possibly transfer categories and subcategories of products when migrating Ecwid to Shopify. However, in Shopify, products will be located under collections only. Therefore, all categories and subcategories of products from the Source Store will be changed into collections in Shopify. [Read More]

How can I check product meta fields on Shopify?

As you may have known, custom fields are not available on Shopify. However, the platform offers meta fields. Please click here for more understanding.

By default, Ecwid to Shopify migration tool imports product attributes from your source store to meta fields on your Target Store. To have them displayed on Shopify admin, you will have to install the Metafields Guru app. Please click here for more details.

Can I migrate several languages from Ecwid to Shopify?

Unfortunately, you cannot migrate several languages to Shopify. In this case, you can use an app that will allow to translate the storefront into multiple languages or exploit several stores.

Will my customer passwords be migrated from Ecwid to Shopify?

No way to migrate passwords from other platforms to Shopify, since each shopping cart has its own password encryption peculiarities, moreover Shopify was the hosted eCommerce solution and none can touch to Shopify database to check Shopify password encryption.

Can I migrate reviews from Ecwid to Shopify?

Yes, you can migrate reviews to Shopify. [Read More]

Why does Ecwid to Shopify migration take so long?

To ensure the platform remains stable and fair for everyone, all Shopify APIs are rate-limited. Shopify APIs use several different rate-limiting methods. [Read More]

Why my product SKU couldn’t be migrated to Shopify?

On Shopify, SKUs are provided only for variants and simple products (products with no variants). Therefore, SKUs from your Source Store will be imported to variants or simple products on Shopify Store. That’s why you can’t migrate product SKU that are not simple product.

Why can’t migrate order date from Ecwid to Shopify?

Our migration tool imports data to Shopify via API which has some limitations. One limitation is that we cannot import the “created_at” date time, but it is autogenerated by Shopify instead. Click here for more details. That’s why you see the same date/time as migration data/time instead of the actual date/time.

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How Your Data Is Secured During Migration?

We at LitExtension prioritize data security and have a set of practices, technologies and policies in place to ensure the highest level of security for your data. Check out our Data Security Policy.
Server Security

Server Security

All migration jobs will be carried out on Linode servers located in the USA, Euro, Australia, Singapore,…

Data Security

Data Security

The data is protected by HTTPS secure protocol and 128-bit SSL encryption. Nothing is stored on LitExtension’s servers.

Data Access Restriction

Data Access Restriction

Only authorized LitExtension experts can access the source code to handle custom migration requests.

GDPR Compliance

GDPR Compliance

LitExtension is compliant with GDPR regulations, a global data protection law passed by the European Union.

NDA

NDA

We do not keep your credentials or import records after the migration. Your data is guaranteed not to be disclosed or used for any other purposes rather than the migration.

Payment Security

Payment Security

Your payment is processed by Paypal – the #1 worldwide payment gateway. Hence, LitExtension does not store any payment data.

Why Choose LitExtension

#1 Shopping Cart Migration Expert

#1 Shopping Cart Migration Expert

We offer the state-of-the-art migration solution at the most reasonable price. You can upgrade your store with ease, high speed, and utmost accuracy.

No Technical Skill Needed

No Technical Skill Needed

All shopping cart migration steps are simplified to reduce human involvement. Get a hands-off migration experience with LitExtension!

100% Uptime

100% Uptime

Achieving seamless cloud migrations with zero downtime. We keep your store active normally during migration. No Sales Disruption!

24/7 Professional Support

24/7 Professional Support

A dedicated support team right at your fingertips via Ticket, Phone, Live Chat, and Email. They are available 24/7 even holidays to support you.

3Month Migration Assurance

3-Month Migration Assurance

Ensure no missing data with 3 months of Free & Unlimited Recent Migrations, Re-migrations and Smart Update.

30day Money Back Guarantee

30-day Money Back Guarantee

To prove confidence in our services and their value to you, we provide a 30-day money back guarantee.

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  • Jocelyn
    Australia

    I am in the process of moving my existing website over to Shopify. As this is my 4th iteration of my website, I knew I didn’t want to do the migration part myself again! Using this service meant that I could concentrate on running my business for a couple of days while the migration was being done for me.

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    US

    Lotus was phenomenal! She is detailed-oriented and works extremely fast! She helped with the migration from Wix to Shopify in no time. Thank you so much Lotus and everyone at LitExtension!

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    Australia

    It was great service from those guys! Verry complex case with very old Woocommerce to new Woocommerce store!

  • Jen Gerard
    Australia

    I built our new Shopify site myself but with no developer experience. I really struggled migrating products, customers and order history. It was a bit overwhelming until I found Lit. They helped me set it up and did the contract. Emailed me at every stage and listened to my feedback. I found them on Thursday and by Monday the work was completed.

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    United Kingdom

    Took most of the work off our hands. The team were great and went out of their way to get the migration from J2store to Shopify completed. The time zone differences were slightly difficult but that didn’t stop the work from being completed.

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