Introductory offer! – Claim your Free online shop

Becoming a seller is extremely easy > Register, > Sign in > Click on ‘Create my shop’ in the main menu

Complete your info > Click ‘Apply to be a seller’
Once your application is approved you can start selling – Easy peasy lemon squeezy

Once you are a seller there is a comprehensive FAQ section to help you but If you would like any help please do contact us

Or for our current special offer – Click the button below and we will create your shop for you

Below you will find an informative overview of  Wightshops features and functions to enhance your online presence and bring more customers to you.

Skip the intro…I want to promote my business - Helping local shops - online

The most feature rich, user friendly Isle of wight e-commerce website available

Whether you’re an individual or a business, Wightshops offers an affordable, cost effective tool to promote your products and business online.

Wightshops is not all about being able to sell online!

It’s about making sure that you are promoting your business and products online so that people know where to find you and your items for sale.

What’s all the fuss about local Isle of wight e-commerce and the web? Why are so many searches going local?

Simply put, many people are looking for products and businesses that are close to where they live and do business.

Not only for ease of proximity but when ordering any products online they either want to go pick it up themselves or simply keep the postage costs down.

It’s really that simple and provides you with the tools to benefit from this local search concept.

Whether you have a chain of Islandwide outlets, a single shop or a cottage industry business making arts or crafts from your home is the go to place for Island retail businesses to promote products.

Costs – Our current pricing structure may be seen HERE

Listings for retailers are Free! – A free listing provides an online presence for your business in the form of a comprehensive shopfront

(An example shopfront may be seen HERE and an example of that shops product may be seen HERE

Product management prices start at just £49 for a full year

Your business can have it’s very own unique online webshop! Compare this to an average minimum cost of a standalone webshop of £2500 plus!! and Wightshops provides an extremeley cost effective  e-commerce solution – read the UKBusinessForums discussion HERE

See how your shop could look on click HERE

Click HERE View Wightshops unique Facebook app – Your products promoted directly inside facebook

Why Wightshops?

Truly local! – Wightshops is run by an Isle of wight business – Unlike similar sites run by a mainland business with just a part-time sales rep!

SEO – Wightshops is optimised for SEO as it only hosts Isle of wight businesses  -We do NOT advertise mainland businesses.


Custom sales reports – Manage your own ad-hoc custom reports – No restrictions on when you get your reports!


Mobile friendly – has been designed to display and perform equally as well on desktop, tablet and mobile phone

Google mobile friendly test results = Page is mobile-friendly – This page is easy to use on a mobile device – No page loading issues – The test loaded all page elements successfully.

Web browsing

Orders received


Your very own e-commerce shop on

Possibly the most cost effective Isle of wight e-commerce option available!

  • No coding or special technical knowledge required
  • Create the online store you want with the core set of powerful features and options that come straight out of the box
  • Comprehensive options for contacts to display – Phone, email, website, Location Map, Address, Contact form utilising the unique Wightshops messaging system
  • Pro seller dashboard – Take a look at the dashboard HERE
  • Social networks – Links to your presence on the most popular social media, Facebook, Twitter, Google etc.
  • Your Brand – Your Company logo and shop header image
  • New products are autoposted to the Wightshops social accounts/pages – facebook + Linkedin + twitter maximising the promotion of your products!!!!
  • Unique url – example (Opens in new tab) An excellent way to promote your online e-commerce presence –
  • Upload and management of products
  • Stock level tracking
  • Alerts
  • Sales reports
  • Product data panel
  • Geo-location support
  • Secure, password-protected merchant control panel
  • Control products and services from anywhere in the world via any web browser
  • View customers’ order history
  • Real time order tracking
  • Export sales and customer information for use in a spreadsheet
  • Discount coupons -create and manage discount codes for use at checkout – by customer, product or shop wide.
  • Full inventory control of products
  • Moderated product reviews and ratings
  • Newsletter engine
  • Multiple customer types and pricing
  • Social Networking Tools Built In (customers can help market each listed product and service )
  • Order management
  • Shipping labels – Print shipping labels from order management
  • Order notes – Add notes to each order – updates user by email and in customer order history
  • Order status – processing – Shipped etc – Generates email to customer showing order has been shipped.
  • Order reports – Export as csv file
  • Tracking numbers – When sending by DPD, DHL, Parcelforce etc Add tracking to each order

Generates an email to customer with link to shipping status customer order history

  • Related products
  • Multiple images with zoom and enlarge
  • Variables – Size, Colour etc
  • Share to social media channels
  • Wishlist – Share the list to social media friends
  • Compare products
  • Product reviews and ratings
  • product description, Short heading, Full description and additional info
  • Registered customers do not have to re-enter their information each time they visit the site
  • Registered customers can edit their personal profiles
  • Registered customers can access order history
  • Registered Customers can use Wish lists
  • Live chat between registered users

Click HERE See how your products can be found on Facebook with our unique facebook app

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