Pirate Ship

  • Updated on 21 July 2023
  • 2 min read
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Pirate Ship offers completely free USPS shipping software that makes printing shipping labels a piece of cake. Once connected to your shop you'll be able to view your Big Cartel orders in your Pirate Ship account, purchase discounted postage from USPS, and print labels for your USPS packages all in a few easy steps.


  • Price: Totally free! Pirate Ship is completely free to use. You'll only pay for the postage you purchase.

  • Requirements: Pirate Ship account, Big Cartel plan

  • Developer: Pirate Ship

  • Support: Pirate Ship Support


  1. Create an account at Pirate Ship.

  2. From the Settings area, click Integrations.

  3. In the upper right hand corner click Connect New Source then select Big Cartel from the dropdown menu.

  4. When prompted log in to your Big Cartel account then click Allow to grant access.

  5. That's it! Now you can select orders to get rates, print postage, and ship your orders.


  • Seamless integration with your Big Cartel shop

  • Easy and fast installation that doesn’t require any coding skills

  • No monthly fees, volume committments, or hidden costs

  • Get the cheapest USPS shipping rates possible

  • Customizable tracking emails

  • Chat and email support for advice or questions

Have questions?

Our support team is available Monday - Friday from 8am-6pm EST.

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