What is Shopify?


Try to sell products or service? I am sure you run into the word Shopify, if you are thinking about open your own business on the Internet. If you used search engines such as Google or Bing,  to search words like “business opportunities” it is very likely that the word Shopify came up in their search result.

So what is Shopify? Shopify is an eCommerce platform with everything in to start an online store and sell online. Include hosting, domain name registry, credit card transaction. Also you can use Shopify in your physical store, or in both. Shopify updates inventory in real time. Shopify online store automatically synchronizes with Shopify POS, and you manage your entire business from one dashboard.

Shopify can find products, process orders, take payment.Physical store? You can swipe credit cards, produce receipts. Are you selling service in your client home? You can swipe credit cards, produce receipts and control it all from your iPad or other mobile device.

All the background management of your store is done from your Shopify admin, which you can access using any web browser.

Shopify is the eCommerce choice not only for small stores, but for such giants as Tesla Motors.

For what cost? You can try it free for 2 weeks, and if you like it, than you choose the plan that fit your needs.

Good to know! Shopify is the second most popular eCommerce platform after WooCommerce, powering more than quarter million  websites worldwide, with the 10% market share. This is the most popular eCommerce solution for the companies and individuals looking for the feature-rich platform that is easy to set up and manage.

The community of Shopify developers grows bigger. The number of pre designed themes and extensions becomes more diverse as well. There are plenty of the free and premium solutions to chose from. Shopify has become the preferred eCommerce platform among many web designers and developers looking for the ways to create custom design projects for their clients, earn money by selling templates, as well as earning commissions as affiliate partners.


There is no need to hire a web designer or a freelancer in order to launch your Shopify site. You ca do yourself with very little knowledge. There are ready to go  Shopify templates in our templates’ store, or s I said at above you can find free basic template via visit Shopify website. You just need to customize it, you can do it on-line. Your own, new small business’ website can be on the Internet in 30 minutes.

However if you run into difficulties, contact us. We can help you with a series of the free educational videos, they provide step-by-step instructions on how to work with the ready-made themes, install them, and customize just the way you wish.

So her at the end: What is Shopify? Shopify is  an eCommerce platform. I is a turn key business opportunity, you just need to customize it for your need. Or, we can do it for you, for  small fee. Contact us for more.


Shopify templates from Five Star Web Works