What is LyveCom?
LyveCom is a revolutionary platform that transforms static product pages into dynamic, shoppable video experiences. This integration with Tapcart extends the functionality of LyveCom to mobile apps, enabling direct-to-consumer beauty and fashion brands on Shopify Plus to create more engaging and interactive shopping experiences.
Why LyveCom + Tapcart?
Integrating LyveCom with Tapcart allows Shopify Plus merchants to leverage the power of live video streaming within their mobile apps. This integration enhances user engagement, increases conversion rates, and creates a unique shopping experience that aligns with modern consumer preferences.
How to Connect LyveCom + Tapcart?
To set up the LyveCom Integration:
Integrations are available to all Tapcart Enterprise customers and all LyveCom customers. For more information on LyveCom, check out their website.
- Ensure LyveCom is installed with a selected plan on your Shopify store.
Custom Blocks Familiarization
- Review Tapcart's custom blocks documentation for insights (Custom Blocks Introduction).
Page Creation in Tapcart
- Create a "Live Shopping" page in your Tapcart app, and embed a custom block as the hero block.
Widget Script Integration
- Navigate to the LyveCom dashboard settings and copy your streaming widget script.
Code Editing in Custom Block:
- In Tapcart, access the code editor of your newly embedded custom block.
Custom Section Setup
- Follow detailed instructions to set up your custom section for hosting a stream in Tapcart (Hosting a Stream in Your Tapcart App).
How Does a User Interact with LyveCom?
User Interaction with LyveCom In-App
Users can easily interact with LyveCom in the Tapcart app. By clicking on the "Live Shopping Page" or navigating to the section with the embedded stream, users will be able to view ongoing live streams in full screen, engage in real-time chats, and shop directly from the livestream.
Livestreaming Widget Experience
The LyveCom livestreaming widget replicates the native Shopify storefront experience within the TapCart app. Features include:
- Live chat interactions with other users.
- Ability to add highlighted products to the cart directly from the product catalog.
- Native checkout process through TapCart.
- Merchants can highlight products on the stream overlay, moderate chats, answer questions, and pin comments through the LyveCom portal.
LyveCom's Customer Portal: Merchant Experience
LyveCom serves as both a Content Management System (CMS) and a livestream studio. Merchants can manage content, moderate live streams, and interact with viewers, providing a comprehensive toolset for engaging and converting customers.
If you have any questions about enabling the LyveCom custom block, you should contact your in-house developer or agency partner.
If your developer or agency partner needs further guidance, information, or resources, please contact our team at firstname.lastname@example.org.