A picture is worth a thousand words, and a motion picture is worth, well, more like a million. We’ve put together some handy little videos that can walk you through the ins and outs of getting your store set up, so you can spend less time sweating the details and more time creating and selling.

Getting Started

Welcome to Big Cartel! You can set up shop on Big Cartel in just a few minutes, and we’ll show you how simple it is to get started.

We’ll walk you through your Big Cartel admin step by step.


Setting up your checkout is one of the most important steps in getting your Big Cartel shop up and running - here’s how.


Discounts are a great way to reward your customers. We’ll show you how to create and share discounts right in your Big Cartel admin.


Products are the lifeblood of your shop. Here are the ins and outs of product management - including adding categories, options, shipping, and product images.

Want to add sizes, colors, or other product options to your Big Cartel admin? It’s super simple!


Everything you need to know about setting up Shipping options in your Big Cartel admin.


Custom pages are a great way to share more info about your brand with your customers. Here’s how to add and customize text, images, and links.

Adding an image to your store is a quick and painless process. You can insert it directly into your shop’s HTML if you are on a paid plan. Here we show you how.

All Big Cartel stores on paid plans get awesome features like customizing your HTML. Here’s how to add a link.

Videos give your shop a personal and professional touch. If your Big Cartel store is on a paid plan, here’s how you can embed a video into your shop’s HTML.

The favicon is the small graphic that appears in the browser tab next to your page title and is another great way to brand your store. If you’re on a paid plan, you can access your shop’s HTML and add a favicon in no time, we’ll show you how.


Need to manage your Big Cartel plan? We keep it simple, see for yourself.

We hate goodbyes, but here’s how to easily close your Big Cartel account.