What is Shopify?
Shopify is an e-commerce platform that looks to empower independent entrepreneurs and budding SMEs. Shopify is custom-built to function as an online store and retail POS system. Founded in Canada in 2004, it has become an integral platform with over 800,000 businesses operating with Shopify across 175 countries. These huge numbers accounted for a gross merchandise volume of over $41 billion in 2018.
Shopify allows you to start, sell, market and manage your business, from designing your website to keeping track of deliveries and shipping costs. What’s more is Shopify keeps you at the cutting edge with updates to their offering as well as free resources, guides, podcasts and blogs.
Shopify is more than just an e-commerce platform. It’s the beginning of your journey into the wildlands of online shopping.
Which companies use Shopify?
With a wide range of people making use of Shopify’s easy to use CMS, there is an inspirational story for everyone. Chic brands like haus, The Candi Factory and The Modern Shop, as well as success stories like Uppercase Magazine and Pipcorn, call this site home.
What are the advantages of using Shopify?
Shopify is an established platform with the speed and security of major players. Fast site speed and tight security is key to building trust, especially when consumers are paying with sensitive information like credit cards.
Shopify also has 24/7 customer support to address any concerns right away. As for creating your site, there is a huge library of add-ons and plug-ins to help you tailor your site to your exacting needs. This means whether you want a bare-bones site to customise yourself, or a quick all-in-one solution, Shopify is the answer.
Fifteen’s Shopify Developers
Our in-house Shopify experts are constantly up to speed with the latest developments of this high-powered e-commerce platform. Get in touch with us to talk about your Shopify project.