Frequently Asked Questions
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What is Soko about?
Soko is an easy-to-use app that enables you to create your own free online store. You have access to features such as online payment integration, chat with your customers, customer list, free shop website, etc.
How much does it cost to use Soko?
The current version of Soko is free and will be free forever – that is our promise to you. However, for some businesses, there may be additional features in the future that may cost a small amount to use depending on the size of your business and your business needs.
Who can use Soko?
Any kind of business that is selling any products can use Soko to accept orders from their customers online.
See our list of banned items for items that cannot be sold through Soko.
Do you charge commission on orders?
Do you deliver for merchants?
No. At the moment we don’t deliver orders. Delivery is handled by the merchant.
However, we are building tools that make it easier for the merchant to offer delivery services seamlessly through the Soko platform by connecting directly to delivery and logistics partners within your city.
What kind of Support do you give?
We provide training and guidance on how to design your shop, how to add products, how to promote your shop and products, and any other support you need to get you started in selling online.
We are always available to you, email us or send us a message on any of our channels and we’ll respond to you immediately.
Can I use my own custom domain?
Yes. Whether you have an existing domain or you need a new domain message us and we’ll get you started immediately.
Do you help merchants customize their storefront?
Yes. For a small fee, we can help you to create a custom storefront that suits your business needs. Send us a message on any of our channels to get started.