How to embed Sellfy on my website

In this article:

What embed options does Sellfy offer?

How to embed the Sellfy Buy now button on my site

How to embed a product on my site

How to embed your Sellfy store page

How to embed the Shopping Cart feature

FAQ about embed options


What embed options does Sellfy offer?

If you already have a website and are looking to integrate Sellfy into your existing site, there are three embed options to choose from:


How to embed the Sellfy Buy Now button on my site

The process of embedding the Buy Now button involves the copy-paste of a code snippet into your existing website code. If you're not familiar with the terms HTML and Javascript, you may want to contact your site administrator about placing the button.

There are two ways to generate the embed code and insert the button on your site:
  • Using the Embed code generator
  • Through the Product preview page

Using the Embed code generator:

  1. Log into your Sellfy account
  2. Navigate to Store settings → Embed options
  3. Click Buy now button below Choose Embed Type
  4. Select Product from the drop-down 
  5. Customize Buy now button (text only)
  6. Preview the result (to refresh the preview and see the text change click anywhere outside of the button text entry field after entering the new button text)
  7. Copy-paste the code into your website code where you want the button to be displayed


Through the Product preview page:

  1. Log in to your Sellfy account
  2. Navigate to Products
  3. From your list, select the product you'd like to embed
  4. Click Share to the right of the product price
  5. The action will prompt a pop-up window
  6. Copy the code below the Buy now button
  7. Paste the code into your Website HTML where you want the button to be displayed

Once you've successfully placed the Buy now button on your site, you can customize it to match the style of your website. For more detailed information about how to customize the Buy now button, please refer to this article: How to customize the Sellfy Buy now button?

Here's a great example of a customized Buy Now button on one of our seller's Wordpress website: 


How to embed a product on my site

With this option, the embedded product will be displayed on your website as a separate window.

To embed a single product on your website, follow the steps below:
  1. Log into your Sellfy account
  2. Navigate to Store SettingsEmbed options
  3. Click Product Card
  4. From the list, select the product you want to embed
  5. Scroll down and Copy the code from the text box 
  6. Paste the code into your website HTML or Javascript editor


How to embed your Sellfy store page in your website

With this option, you can display all the products that are on your store page in one window. 

  1. Log into your Sellfy account
  2. Navigate to Store SettingsEmbed options
  3. Select Store View
  4. Scroll down and Copy the code from the text box 
  5. Paste the code into your website HTML or Javascript editor

Note: You can choose which products to show in the embedded window if you navigate to Products in your user dashboard. There, one-by-one, select the product(s) you'd like to make visible or invisible on your store page and switch the Visible on Sellfy store page toggle on/off in the product editor.


How to embed the Shopping Cart feature

Note: this feature is not compatible with other services, and can't be used on its own. The Shopping Cart will only function with the products you've embedded from Sellfy.com on your site. 

With this feature, you can keep your customers on your site throughout the purchasing process. Embed the shopping cart directly onto your site to let your customers purchase multiple products in one go.
To add this feature to your website, follow the instructions below:
  1. Log into your Sellfy account
  2. Navigate to Store settingsEmbed options
  3. Click Buy Now button in the Choose Embed Type section
  4. Select a product from the drop-down menu
  5. Scroll down and copy the generated code from the Embed Shopping Cart window (the code will be the same for all products)
  6. Paste the code into your website HTML


FAQ about Sellfy embed options

Q: If I embed my store page on my site, will it include a shopping cart?

A: You may enable the Shopping Cart feature on your user dashboard. This will let your customers purchase multiple products at once.

Q: Can I create a custom domain for my store?

A: Yes, absolutely. The Custom Domain feature allows you to make your Sellfy storefront into an extension of your existing website.

Q: What is an iframe embed?

A: An iframe is an HTML document embedded inside another HTML document on a website. The iframe HTML element is often used to insert content from another source, in this case - your products or store.

Q: Is SSL required on my site to embed my product/store?

A: No, an SSL secured website is not required.

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