Events

Shopify for Designers Workshops 2013

In 2012 we went on the road and delivered five "Shopify for Designers" in the UK and USA. Not only were they a lot of fun but the feedback was very positive. If you missed out last year we have good news. Over the last couple of months we have…

Tis' the Season to get a Better Job

Do you want to be a Shopify Guru? Our support services will soon be going 24/7, so we’re hiring more Gurus to help out our merchants around the clock. While we’re not huge fans of traditional interviews here at Shopify, we are huge fans of parties. So instead of inviting…

Meetups and Hackathons - come see us in real life!

Shopify meetups (Ottawa) - November 20, 2012 Come to Shopify on November 20th to meet with Shopify merchants, partners, and our own developers, designers, and gurus. This will be a great chance for developers to network with merchants for app ideation synergy, and designers for great app branding justice. Be…

Shopify for Designers Workshops - NYC & Belfast

Earlier this year I hosted three "Shopify for Designers" workshops in the UK. They were a great opportunity to introduce web designers to Shopify and show them how easy it is to get started building themes.  My next two workshops will take place on the day preceding two fantastic upcoming…

Throne of JS ticket giveaway

Throne of JS, happening July 20 to 22nd in Toronto, Canada is set up to be the best and most exclusive JS event of the year. Sadly, tickets are sold out. Fortunately, Shopify put a ticket aside for you, brave JavaScript developer! Shopify is giving away one (1) FREE ticket to…

Announcing the Shopify Meet Up Fund

At Shopify we are great believers in the benefits of attending industry events. They are a great way to learn, meet new people and share ideas. Whilst I try to get to as many as I can it’s of course impossible to attend all the great meet ups, mini conferences…

Shopify is Heading to RailsConf!

RailsConf is coming up next week and a few Shopify Devs are heading down to Austin, TX to join in the fun. We're going up a little early so if you want to hang out give me a shout on Twitter @johnduff and we'll set something up. We're planning on…

HackTO: This Saturday, April 14th in Toronto

  Artwork based on a Creative Commons photo by John R. Southern. Click here to see the original. HackTO is a hackathon taking place in Toronto this Saturday, April 14th, in which developers will be challenged to come up with and implement an application that takes one or more of…

HackVAN Post-Mortem

This weekend Shopify attended Hack Vancouver, organized by the fine folks over at hackdays.ca. This was the biggest event of its kind that we’ve been part of. Want to know what happens when 100 developers get together in a small space? Read on! Shopify sent Edward and myself to fly…

Shopify Apps that You Can Build at HackVan (or Home!)

HackVan, the Vancouver edition of HackDays -- the cross-Canada hackfest in which developers of all skill levels are challenged to use one or more of the sponsors' APIs and build a cool new app in a day -- takes place today! The apps will be judged by a panel of…

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