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Introduction to ShopBase

Welcome to ShopBase - the cross-border made easy e-commerce platform that helps all Dropshipping, Print-on-Demand merchants & online retailers to build and scale their online business.

This article will walk you through the necessary information you should know before setting up an ecommerce website.

In this article

A. Overview of ShopBase, PrintBase, and PlusBase
B. Differences among ShopBase, PrintHub, PrintBase, and PlusBase

A. Overview of ShopBase, PrintBase, and PlusBase


ShopBase and PlusBase offer powerful solutions for all online merchants to start their Dropshipping business at ease. Either you have suppliers on AliExpress and other third parties or still looking for one, you can find a way to build an online store using this guide of:

How to build a Dropshipping website with ShopBase;
How to build a Dropshipping website with PlusBase.

Print-on-Demand (POD)

With the desire to help merchants have many opportunities to grow their Print-on-Demand business, ShopBase has released Print Hub app and PrintBase platform to support merchants with different goals. To learn more, please refer to our complete guide of:

How to build a Print-on-Demand website with ShopBase;
How to build a Print-on-Demand website with Printbase.


Online automated store builder – Ready-to-use store in just one click!

With ShopBase innovative store builder, there’s no need to create your website from scratch, or have any technical skills. Whether you choose to go with a general/niche Dropshipping store or Print-on-Demand business, you’ll receive a fully-hosted store once you sign up with ShopBase.

Powered by ShopBase, PrintBase and PlusBase allow you to create a fully customized and optimized Print-on-demand/Dropshipping online store in just a few clicks.

All are optimized for conversion funnel

Every feature on ShopBase, PrintBase, and PlusBase is all well designed with the aim of optimizing and boosting the website’s conversion rate, which also helps to influence the buying decision of customers. With ShopBase, you will have the utmost chance to convert every visitor into customers in your store.

Display the Add-to-Cart button on every screen and set up the social proof as well as the stock limit/countdown timer to encourage customers to make quick buying decisions.
Showcase Trust badges on the product pages, checkout pages, etc. in order to increase the reliability and credibility of your store.
Optimize one-page checkout to save time for your customers and recover the abandonment rate up to 61.45%.
Built-in features like Upsell & Cross-sell to increase the store’s average order value up to $61.76.
Show discount codes/free shipping offer on sticky header bar or exit-intent popup as a killer incentive to convert visitors to buyers.

Extremely affordable pricing plans

ShopBase, PrintBase, and PlusBase offer you a 14-day free trial with no credit card requirement. Especially when compared to other popular POD/Dropshipping platforms like Shopify and TeeChip, ShopBase offers much more profitable pricing plans for online merchants to leverage their online website by using free and powerful features.

The best thing is that you can get full access to our app store with no extra fee charged to optimize your website and skyrocket sales.

B. Differences among ShopBase, PrintBase, PrintHub

1. Pricing plans

ShopBase: ShopBase offers you a fully-hosted service, starting at only $19/month to help you start your online business in a secure way with unlimited products and free built-in features. You can check out ShopBase's pricing plans here.
PrintBase: With PrintBase, you will be provided with one subscription plan that is built to benefit businesses of all sizes, from beginners to enterprises with large order volume. In addition, when compared to other Print-on-Demand platforms like Teechip, Gearlaunch, etc, PrintBase’s base cost is guaranteed to be among the cheapest in the market.
PlusBase: Similar to PrintBase, we offer you one subscription plan that is designed to benefit Dropshipping businesses of all sizes. With our reliable sourcing, fulfillment, and customer support teams, we can help grow your Dropshipping business in no time!

2. POD fulfillment service

PrintBase: PrintBase, a dedicated platform for Print-on-Demand businesses, can manage everything for you, from product creation to fulfillment service. You don’t need to pay any extra fee to install third-party apps or plugins at all. When your customers finish checking out, PrintBase will immediately process and fulfill their orders within the committed fulfillment time. With PrintBase smooth order processing, you can focus entirely on researching and brainstorming your trendy and creative designs to expand your Print-on-Demand business to its full potential.
ShopBase: With ShopBase, you can install our free PrintHub app and connect to ShopBase's free Print-on-Demand fulfillment partners to fulfill your products. PrintHub will help you to automatically fulfill products with high quality, fast shipping time, and very competitive base cost. In addition, you can still find your own supplier and fulfillment service to run your Print-on-Demand business with ShopBase.

3. Dropshipping fulfillment service

PlusBase: Similar to PrintBase, PlusBase team will handle your online store operations and manage order fulfillment by an auto-synced system, efficient inventory management, quality control process, and reliable warehouse storage — all with the goal of exceeding your customers' expectations.
ShopBase: On ShopBase, you can automatically fulfill orders with PlusHub - our premium sourcing and fulfillment services, which ensures fast shipping time, reliable product quality control, and branded packaging. You can also import products from AliExpress directly to your ShopBase store and automate your dropshipping business, using our one-click Product Import feature. In addition, you can still proactively control the manufacturing, fulfillment management, and shipping process using your own suppliers.

4. Payment gateway

PrintBase & PlusBase: Unlike other platforms, PrintBase and PlusBase require no additional information or integration of third-party payment methods. With PrintBase and PlusBase built-in payment gateway, you can withdraw your payout after 36 hours. With PrintBase and PlusBase responsive and smooth built-in payment gateway, there’s no need to worry about payment disputes, unclear payment pending, or blocked accounts.
ShopBase: ShopBase allows you to integrate multiple payment solutions such as PayPal, Stripe, Braintree, along with our built-in payment gateways - ShopBase Payments and ShopBase Marketplace Payments, to your online business, making it easier to process and receive money.

5. Customer Service

PrintBase & PlusBase: PrintBase and PlusBase, as store owners’ representative, also takes care of your customers’ inquiries and supports them to resolve frequently asked questions about order updates, return/refund policies, order tracking, etc.
ShopBase: When using ShopBase to run your business, you’ll still actively manage and control the customer service in your store to resolve customers’ inquires.

Overview of ShopBase key features
Register for a ShopBase free trial
Register for a PrintBase free trial
How to build a dropshipping website with ShopBase
How to build a print-on-demand website with ShopBase
How to build a print-on-demand website with PrintBase
How to build a dropshipping website with PlusBase

Updated on: 19/08/2022

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