Shopify

How To Add Your App to the Shopify Store


If you’re a web developer ready to submit your new app to the Shopify platform, you’re one step closer to being a valued member of the Shopify community. However, before you add your new app to the Shopify App Store, you need to ensure you’re covering...

6 Shopify App Reviewer Insights for a Faster App Review


In this article, we recap some of the top takeaways from our recent live AMA (Ask Me Anything) on the Shopify Devs Twitch channel. Two Shopify App Reviewers share six insights that, if followed, will help lead to a faster app review process and help u...

5 Product Lessons I Learned Failing To Build My App


It can be difficult to trust the app-building process when you’ve experienced a setback. Product development is painful, and even the best-laid plans can fail. In this article, Shopify Partner Gopi Para from Coderapper shares his top five product less...

Your Shopify App Isn’t Getting Any Installs. Now What?

Getting installs in the Shopify App Store is top of mind for public app developers. In this article, developer Preetam Nath shares valuable tips on improving your app's discoverability, and optimizing your app listing, to get more installs and connect ...

Microcopy: Why Tiny Words Matter


Microcopy is short, contextual text that informs or guides users throughout your product. You can find it on everything from buttons and form fields, to success and error messages. In this article, you’ll learn how this tiny copy can have a huge impac...

SidePanda: From Indie Makers to SaaS Business Owners


Mukul Chaware and Tarang Agarwal of SidePanda started as professional software developers working on app side projects in their spare time. In less than a year, they launched two apps, quit their jobs, and focused on Shopify app development full time....

API Deprecation at Shopify: 2021-07 Edition


On July 1, 2021, the 2021-07 API version will become stable and ready for general usage, and the 2020-07 version will become unsupported. The 2020-10 API version, which will become the default version, includes breaking API changes. Learn what those c...

Creating Accessible React Native Apps


Building an accessible app ensures that all your users can interact and be successful with your app. In this article, Shopify Accessibility Specialist Scott Vinkle walks through how he tested and implemented accessibility in the React Native COVID Shi...

Beyond the Build: What We Learned From Top SaaS Founders


As the first season of our founder interview series Beyond the Build wraps up, dive into the top takeaways from our successful founders. Learn what they believe it takes to build a successful SaaS business, and how they built multi-million dollar comp...

App Performance: How the Wiser Team is Keeping Stores Fast


It’s no secret that speed is important to merchants: slower load times lead to lower conversion rates. That’s why it’s so important that your app doesn’t slow down merchant stores. In this article, learn the tools, methodologies, and techniques the te...

The Real Post-Pandemic Boom: Mom Entrepreneurs

The pandemic has exposed the impossible balancing act that society demands of working mothers. But for many women, it's also been an opportunity to reset the terms of their careers. Through research and interviews with several mom founders, we explore...

How to Optimize API Rate Limits


In this article, Shopify Plus Solutions Engineer Zameer Masjedee walks through how to optimize your API rate limit. With this tutorial, you’ll be able to responsibly consume your rate limit, avoid 429 responses, and build a fast, functional app.More

Beyond the Build: How ShipperHQ Builds Differently


Beyond the Build is a brand new developer interview series from Shopify where you’ll discover the real stories behind top developers and entrepreneurs in the Shopify ecosystem. In this episode of Beyond the Build, founder and CEO of ShipperHQ Karen Ba...

How to Reply to Reviews in the Shopify App Store


The way you reply to reviews in the Shopify App Store can have a big impact on your business. In this article, you'll learn how to reply to your app reviews in a way that supports your users and builds trust in you as a developer.More

Implementing API Rate Limits in Your App


In this third part of our ongoing series on Shopify rate limits, Shopify Plus Solutions Engineer Zameer Masjedee walks through a practical example of applying best practices to make real requests to the Shopify API, and how to responsibly consume your...