Build the tools that will shape the future of commerce
Build apps for over 325,000 Shopify merchants. The Embedded App SDK allows you to embed your app directly inside of the Shopify admin as well as manipulate the usability of online stores.
The Shopify POS App SDK allows you to embed your apps directly inside of Shopify POS. You can build custom solutions for different kinds of retail businesses.
You can use the iOS or Android Buy SDK to embed a Shopify store's products and checkout into your mobile apps. You get access to native mobile GUI elements powered by Shopify's commerce tools.
Shopify has already built integrations for selling on Facebook, Twitter, and other marketplaces. Use our Sales Channel SDK to build an app for our App Store, and help merchants sell online wherever their customers are.
Shopify has 35+ endpoints available for all the touch-points of commerce. If you're familiar with what you can build for Shopify and how to use Shopify's API, the API Reference will be your go-to resource.
Learn where to get API credentials and begin building apps for Shopify's online stores and Shopify POS. Guides about app authentication and other things that are unique to Shopify's API live here.
You can charge the merchants who use your app through Shopify's Billing API which is made up of a few API endpoints. These endpoints integrate more easily than other payment solutions and help get you approved for the Shopify App Store.
We review new app submissions every day. If you're building a public app, follow these guides to make sure your app is eligible for Shopify's App Store.
From fetching remote data to leveraging Shopify's Query Language, these tutorials put some of our API endpoints under the spotlight, showing you powerful ways to make use of them.
From Shopify's developer forums, to Twitter, to StackOverflow, find and connect with other Partners in our burgeoning developer community.
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