Build and run your store website with ease.

Start accepting orders in minutes

Shopify includes everything you need to set up your business website and start selling online.

It’s quick and easy to choose a theme, add your products, and begin accepting orders. You could make your first sale the same day you sign up!

Shopify plugins

Extend the functionality of your storefront

Shopify apps are a fast, easy way to add useful extra features to your website.

Apps give your store an edge over the competition by increasing your marketing capabilities, making your shop even easier to manage, improving your SEO, helping you track sales trends, and more.

A fully featured CMS

Detailed customer profiles

The Customer area in your shop admin lets you learn more about your customers and their shopping habits. You can find their contact info and order history at a glance.

Customer accounts

Encourage return shopping by enabling customer account creation at checkout.

Create customer groups

It’s easy to be organized with Shopify! Categorize and export customer lists based on location, purchase history, and more.

A fully-featured website CMS

With complete control over your website’s navigation, content pages and design, Shopify is a fully-featured Content Management System in addition to an online store.

Hosting your entire business website on Shopify is easy and hassle-free.

A complete blogging platform

Shopify includes a full blogging platform to help you get involved with your customer community.

Public and categorize articles, create lookbooks, encourage discussion, and moderate comments on your Shopify blog.

A complete blogging platform

Accept credit cards with a secure shopping cart.

Accept credit cards

Over 70 payment gateways

Shopify integrates with numerous payment gateways to accept credit cards from all over the world.

To see if your current payment gateway is supported, click here. If you don’t yet have a payment gateway, don’t worry, there are plenty of options.

Painless customer checkout.

The Shopify checkout process is simple and secure. Your customers can place their orders quickly and with confidence.

Free SSL certificate

At no additional cost, your online store’s shopping cart includes an 128-bit SSL certificate to keep your information secure – the same level of encryption used by large banks around the world.

Multiple languages, taxes and currencies

Choose from a number of local currencies and we’ll automatically handle major country and state tax rates.

Our checkout comes in 50+ languages, and you can always translate your store’s theme to suit your needs.

Multiple languages, currencies

Fixed-price or weight-based shipping rates

Shipping rates can be set up in a number of different ways, including fixed-price, tiered, weight-based and location-based rates.

Automatic carrier shipping rates

Professional and Unlimited plans users can receive automatic shipping rates from major shipping carriers like UPS, USPS and FedEx.

Certified PCI compliant

Shopify is certified Level 1 PCI DSS compliant, which means your shop can accept VISA, MasterCard, and other credit cards as payment. It’s easier than ever for customers to buy from your store!

Unlimited web hosting, worldwide.

Unlimited bandwidth

We’ll never charge you for traffic because success shouldn’t hurt.

99.94% uptime

We work hard around the clock to make sure your store is always online.

Hassle-free set up

Your site is created in seconds of sign-up, and upgrades are always instant.

Level 1 PCI compliant

Rest easy knowing your customer data is secure.

Your own domain name.

Shopify makes it easy to create and register a domain name for your store. You can buy a new domain through Shopify, use an existing domain, or use your free domain.

Blazing fast servers

Our global server network delivers quick access, worldwide.

Worldwide hosting

Email hosting with Google Mail

Domain names registered through Shopify easily integrate with Google Apps. This free service from Google lets you to create multiple email accounts – you can even read your store messages using Gmail.

Share your online store with the world.

Search engine optimization

Potential customers must be able to find your store using search engines. That’s why Shopify supports SEO best practices like customizable H1, title and meta tags.

Shopify also automatically generates sitemaps.xml files so new products and site changes show up on search engines quickly.

Discount code & coupon engine

Professional, Business and Unlimited plan members can use the Shopify coupon engine to create sales, discount codes and coupons to help promote your products.

Offer coupon codes that save customers a monetary amount, a percentage amount, free shipping and more.

Social network integration

All Shopify themes include social network integration, allowing your customers to spread the world and share the great products they find on your online store.


Targeted email marketing

Your customers are encouraged to sign up for updates from your store. Tightly integrated with MailChimp, Shopify gives you numerous email marketing options.

Free advertising credits

We’ve partnered with Google to give you an extra $100 in advertising when you set up a new AdWords account.

If you’re a brand new Shopify merchant, you’ll also receive a $50 credit for Facebook when you spend $25, helping you specifically target your demographic.

Advanced store statistics.

Shopify includes built-in analytics that let you keep track of your sales and progress over time.

Benchmarking your online store’s performance helps you make great choices for your business, leading to more and more sales!

Real people, real support.

Real people, real support.

We measure customer happiness

We ask our customers to rate their experience after every interaction with our support team, and we make these ratings public so everyone knows how we’re doing.

We hold ourselves to the highest possible standards for customer service – because you deserve the best.

Knowledge base

Amongst our many resources, the ShopifyKnowledge Base contains commonly asked questions and step-by-step answers.

Theme & API documentation

Our documentation areas cover all aspects of both our theming language, Liquid, and our app development API. With illustrative examples and quick variable reference, you can focus on coding, not learning.

Discussion forums

Get involved in our community discussion forums and take part in discussions on everything from marketing strategies, how to choose a payment gateway, accounting tricks and more.

Shopify guides

Here you’ll find tutorials to help you manage every aspect of your online store. Go to Shopify Guides whenever you have a question, problem, or you want to learn how to add something new to your shop.

Put your store in your customer’s hands.

Mobile store

Put your store in your customer’s hands

Your Shopify plan includes a free, built-in mobile commerce shopping cart. This means your customers can browse and buy from your store while on the go, using any mobile phone!

Beautiful, responsive
mobile themes

With more and more shopping being done on mobile devices, it’s important to have an online store that looks just as great on a smart phone as it does on a computer monitor.

The Shopify Theme Store has tons of great free and premium mobile themes.

Responsive templates

Manage your store on-the-go

With Shopify Mobile you can view all vital information about your shop from your iOS or Android device. Check your sales statistics, view products, orders, and customer data.