Shopify for Designers.

Bring ideas and successful stores to life.

Shopify for Designers

The ecommerce platform for designers.

Join the Shopify Partner Program and earn money growing client businesses.

Demand is at an all-time high for designers. Shopify merchants are looking for partners to help build their ecommerce store.

Join the Shopify Partner Program to earn 20% revenue share for each client that you refer.

  • Complete control over your design

    Free to develop, 100% customizable, and built using HTML, CSS and our easy-to-learn Liquid templating language.

  • Supportive community

    Access the private forums by joining the Partner Program. Discuss technical questions with partners around the world.

Build a shop for the Build a Business Competition.

You have a chance to win $10,000 for each shop entered into the competition.

This year, Shopify's Build A Business Competition is not only rewarding new Shopify stores for their tremendous growth – we're also rewarding the partners who helped get them there.

If you built one of the winning shops, then that makes you a winner too – to the tune of $10,000 in Apple* Gift Cards.

What are you waiting for? The more stores you help design, the greater your chances of victory!

To learn more about the competition, visit the competition FAQ page.

  1. Build a Shopify shop for a client.
  2. Enter them into the Build A Business Competition.
  3. You receive $10,000 in Apple* gift cards if they win!

*Apple is a trademark of Apple Inc. Apple is not a sponsor of nor a participant in this competition.

Join the free Shopify Partner Program, today! Sign up now

Extensive resources.

Workshops, documentation and video tutorials to help you get started.

Free workshops

Join Keir Whitaker for a free introduction to building an ecommerce theme. We offer these workshops worldwide throughout the year.


2014 workshop schedule coming soon.

Video tutorials and documentation.

We've worked hard at creating tutorials and documentation to help you build your first Shopify ecommerce theme.


In our first video, we take a look at how a Shopify theme is structured, the main folders, templates and the use of the .liquid extension.

How to build a Shopify theme

Learn Liquid


High demand for Shopify designers.

Already a Shopify partner? Become an Expert to expand your business and client base.

Join the Experts program to get exposure to the 100,000+ Shopify stores, and the opportunity to earn revenue through new contracts.

Apply for Shopify Experts  ›

  • Gain high quality leads

    Land great new clients and contracts.

  • Earn money

    Shopify Experts made well over $5,000 in their first week.