Creating an online event

Creating a new online event from a Shopify product page, and basic event preferences to get started.

To create a new online event, you have to create a new product from your Shopify dashboard, then create a new event from Starstream.

These are the steps to create a new product on Shopify:

  1. From your Shopify’s main dashboard, head to Products from the menu to the left of the screen.

  1. Click on the Add your products button.

  1. Type a title for the product that will be the title for your event, and add a description if you want to.

  1. Here, add a title and a description.

  1. Add an image to your event by clicking on Upload new, then uploading an image or inserting its link.

  1. Add a price for your event. Also uncheck Track quantity, if there is no limited number of invitations. If there is a limited number of invitations, you can check this box and make use of this feature.

  1. Uncheck This is a physical product. After you are done with customizing the Shopify product, click on Save in the top left corner.

  1. Your product is created. You can find it in the Products section from the left menu in your main Shopify dashboard.

To create a new event from your Shopify product, follow the following steps:

  1. Head to Starstream. You can find it pinned to the left of the screen, or you can search for it if you haven’t pinned it before. From your main Starstream main dashboard, click on New event.

  1. Select the product page you want to turn into an event from the list, then click Add.

  1. Select your event type as Online Event and click Next.

  1. In Event Date, select the date and time of your event, The time is according to the time zone you select from the dropdown menu. By default, the time zone is detected from your web browser.

  1. In Event Link, paste the link of your online event’s live stream on any platform. You can learn more on how to get your livestream link from different platforms.

  1. Your online event is created.

  1. You can find the event in your main Starstream dashboard. Click on it for customization and settings.

After you have created your event, your next step can be:

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