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The FASTEST Way to become a Shopify Developer - The Ultimate Shopify Developer Roadmap
How to go from zero to advanced Shopify Developer.
Unofficial Shopify Podcast - Ask Me Anything: October '22
The 9th installment of our popular AMA series sourced from our listeners, we discuss thoughts on upsell apps, importing orders from other platforms into Shopify, what's the right place to add custom CSS styling to themes and more!
Making a Shopify Theme App Extension for Google Site Verification
Given that I’m all in on Shopify’s OS2 themes, I’ve been looking for a way to experiment with building the recently introduced “app extensions” for themes. These extensions provide a way to add functionality to Shopify themes without the need to change the underlying theme code itself.
My First (Public) Shopify App — Draft Order Attributes
It’s been really interesting building a Shopify app destined for their App Store, rather than a Custom App. Having recently built an iPhone app for the iOS store, I was used to needing things like privacy policy pages and setting up support inboxes etc. However some of the tech side of the process is less polished, such as having a sample app project which doesn’t meet the requirements of their own store.
How to remove options from the collection filter
By default, most Shopify themes come with a few standard options to filter your products. Although adding more options can bring a meaningful degree of complexity, it’s reasonably simpler to remove some of these options. In this tutorial I’ll guide you on how to remove certain options from your collection’s filter.

Code & Tools

The Shopify Engineering Story Behind Flex Comp
We recently announced Flex Comp, our new approach to compensation that puts product thinking at the forefront of how Shopify employees (a.k.a Shopifolk) get paid. All of this is handled through a clean user interface that’s simple to use and makes it crystal clear how much an employee earns with the allocation they’ve selected. In this post, we’ll share some of the technical challenges we solved along the way to take Flex Comp from a blue-sky idea of what compensation could be, to a real system used by Shopifolk all over the world today.
Why we're leaving the cloud
Renting computers is (mostly) a bad deal for medium-sized companies like ours with stable growth. The savings promised in reduced complexity never materialized. So we're making our plans to leave.
When life gives you lemons, write better error messages
Error messages are part of our daily lives online. Every time a server is down or we don’t have internet, or we forget to add some info in a form, we get an error message. “Something went wrong” is the classic. But what went wrong? What happened? And, most importantly, how can I fix it?
Shopify Hydrogen Development: 4 Things You Need to Know
I’m gonna cover the 4 things you need to understand (at least at a beginner level) to get started with developing Headless storefronts on the Shopify platform with Hydrogen.