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Customizing a Shopify theme
Every template comes with its own theme settings. These settings allow you to customize your ecommerce website's design without requiring HTML or CSS knowledge.
Upload a logo, change fonts, colors, and more. You can make your ecommerce website look exactly like you want it to.
You can also customize your homepage's layout, add banners, slideshows, and more.
Step 1. Pick a template
Browse the Shopify Theme Store and choose a template that you like.
Step 2. Customize
Use the Theme Settings page to change the logo, fonts, colors, and other settings.
Step 3. Launch
When your store looks exactly like you want it, launch it to the world!
International languages and currencies fully supported
Your ecommerce website can be written in any language you want. Shopify supports local currencies, tax rates, etc.
You get full control over your ecommerce template and can translate all the content, including the checkout page into any language.
Existing shopping cart checkout translations include: Danish, Dutch, Spanish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Chinese, Swedish, and over 50 other languages.
Complete control of HTML & CSS
Shopify gives you 100% control over the design and HTML/CSS used by your ecommerce website and online shopping cart.
Shopify uses a templating language called Liquid. Liquid makes it easy to turn your HTML & CSS into a beautiful ecommerce website design.
You can edit and design your online store using the Template Editor, found in the Shopify administration area.
Design your client's ecommerce site
Thousands of web designers and developers use Shopify for their clients' ecommerce projects.
It's easy to turn your vision into a Shopify template and then a full fledged ecommerce website. Best of all, your clients will find managing their online store straightforward and fun.
You can also make recurring revenue referring your clients to Shopify or by selling a customer designed template in the Shopify Theme Store. Learn more about the Shopify Partner Program.
Need a web designer?
If you want a completely custom ecommerce design, and don't know HTML/CSS, we suggest talking to a Shopify Expert. Experts are professionals that have experience designing beautiful ecommerce sites with Shopify.