Shopify and the New York Small Business Development Center are working together to make sure you can transition your business online with ease.

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Everything you need to run your business online

Start your free trial

Take the time you need to get your store online with our 90-day free Shopify trial.

Reach your customers

One platform to find and sell to the right shoppers, wherever they are.

Buy online, pick-up curbside

Let your customers shop online for products or gift cards and arrange a curbside drop off when they arrive.

Get the help you need

Get help with your online store from a local Shopify Expert.

Shopify makes the transition online easy

The easiest way to design an online store

Explore our range of free and paid themes to find the right look and feel for your store.

Comprehensive dashboard

Get a detailed view of your business to better understand sales, orders, and marketing.

Sell digital gift cards

Give customers a way to support you now, while freeing up cash flow, by offering gift cards.

The checkout the world trusts

With over 1.8 billion orders processed, Shopify is optimized for speed, safety, and customer experience.

Go from setup to selling in one click

With Shopify Payments you’re automatically set up to accept all major payment methods as soon as you create your Shopify store.

Safe and secure

Shopify is level-1 PCI compliant, so you don’t need to worry about your customers’ credit card data.

“Shopify is better than any other platform we’ve played with, and we’ve played with them all.”


Keep your business open, even if your doors are closed

Setting up your Shopify store can help you stay connected with your customers by giving them a place to shop from you online. This can help you continue to sell inventory while maintaining cash flow, even if your storefront is closed.

We’re here to help you get started

Free Training and Resources

Learn how to succeed in ecommerce with our free on-demand courses and live workshops.

Comprehensive Help Centre

Find articles and guides for setting up your Shopify store, adding products, and more.

Award-Winning Support

Reach our support team by phone email, or chat for anything from tech support to business advice.