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How to Use Polaris to Build an App UI in HTML or React

How to Use Polaris to Build an App UI in HTML or React

Use Polaris to build an app UI

Shopify’s design system and user interface kit, Polaris, was released at Unite 2017, to help make it faster and more efficient for developers to create beautiful user interfaces that are consistent with the look and feel of the Shopify ecosystem.

To help you get started on building app UIs, we’ve created a tutorial that takes you through how to create a sample app interface, using either HTML and CSS, or React.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • How to navigate Polaris to find the components you need.
  • How to create a basic app UI using HTML/CSS components.
  • How to create a basic app UI using React.
  • How to create your own components in React.

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15 App Developers and Programmers You Should be Following on Twitter

15 App Developers and Programmers You Should be Following on Twitter

App developers to follow on Twitter

Twitter is one of the most open social sharing platforms, and therefore a great place to find app development influencers who share valuable information on the latest resources, tools, and groups that can help you build better apps.

To help point you in the right direction, we’ve compiled a list of 15 must-follow developers and programmers.

In this article you’ll learn:

  • Who to follow for the latest news on programming language developments.
  • Who to follow to learn best practices on web design and UX.
  • Who to follow to engage in meaningful development conversations.

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How to Increase User Retention Throughout the App Usage Lifecycle

How to Increase User Retention Throughout the App Usage Lifecycle

App user retention

You may be successful getting merchants to install your app for a free trial, but if you’re not able to convert them to paid users, you’ll find yourself without a healthy app user base.

By looking at the lifecycle of how users interact with your app, and the times when they’re most likely to churn, this article shares strategies on how to retain active app users so you can continue to grow your app business.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • How to find a pricing model that fits your business model.
  • How to encourage user engagement with your app a few days after installation.
  • How to nurture your user base through different stages of app usage.

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Why You Should Build Apps That Address Merchant Pain Points

Why You Should Build Apps That Address Merchant Pain Points

Apps that address merchant pain points

The number of merchants selling online is rising, meaning there’s a greater appetite for apps. In order to become successful on the Shopify App Store, your best bet is to find an emerging merchant challenge, and to build your app around solving it.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • The top challenges merchants look to apps to solve.
  • Which merchant audiences have growing app needs.
  • How to turn industry insights into app ideas.

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How to Use Shopify's Android Buy SDK to Build Commerce into Mobile Apps

How to Use Shopify's Android Buy SDK to Build Commerce into Mobile Apps

Shopify Android Buy SDK

Mobile commerce is growing rapidly. With more and more online shopping happening on phones, and knowing that a large percentage of the world is on Android devices, being able to embed a Shopify store directly into an Android mobile app can be a great leg-up for you and your clients.

Recently re-launched, our Android Buy SDK uses our new GraphQL Storefront API to make the embedding process even easier. In addition, you’ll also be able to setup an Android Pay Cart for Android Pay users.

In this article, you’ll learn:

  • What’s available in the Android Buy SDK library.
  • How to generate a Shopify Mobile App API Key.
  • How to surface products and collections in your app.
  • How to set up a web checkout or Android Pay Cart.

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How to Make the Most of Shopify's New Price Rules API

How to Make the Most of Shopify's New Price Rules API

Price Rules API: Email

Discount codes are a powerful incentive for shopping, upsells, customer loyalty, and more. That's why we’ve officially launched our Price Rules API, giving app developers who create marketing, sales, and loyalty program apps the extra fire power needed to help merchants succeed.

We’ve taken the best parts of the old Discounts API and added new and flexible pricing rules to better suit different business types and app objectives.

In this article you will learn:

  • The new types of pricing rules you can implement.
  • Examples of how the Price Rules API can be used in an app.
  • Where and how to access this new API and its support documentation.

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Learn to Build Apps for In-Person Sales Using Shopify's POS App SDK

Learn to Build Apps for In-Person Sales Using Shopify's POS App SDK

Learn to build apps using Shopify POS App SDK

Shopify merchants rely on Shopify POS for selling in-store, at pop-up locations, and on the go. Using our Shopify POS App SDK, app developers can build useful tools that embed directly within the POS sales experience. Josh Brown, developer advocate at Shopify, takes you step-by-step through this process.

In this article you'll learn how to:

  • Get your Shopify Partner account set up and generate an API Key.
  • Determine which part of the POS experience makes sense for your app.
  • Initialize the POS App SDK.
  • Program app functions.

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How to Get the Most Out of Shopify’s New Design System Polaris

How to Get the Most Out of Shopify’s New Design System Polaris

How to get the most out of polaris: Email

This May, we’ll be updating the look and feel of Shopify. We've developed Polaris — a design system and north star to guide Shopify design principles. Polaris is not just our design system — it’s built to be used by Shopify Partners, so that you can build experiences that look and feel like they were designed by the same team.

In this article you will learn how Polaris can help you:

  • Leverage the knowledge and principles of Shopify designers.
  • Adopt the best voice and tone for communicating with merchants.
  • Seamlessly integrate your user experience with the rest of Shopify.
  • Use languages that help you build for the long term.
  • Build app interfaces fast and more efficiently.

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Custom Storefronts — Building Commerce Anywhere

Custom Storefronts — Building Commerce Anywhere

Custom Storefronts: 2017

With the introduction of our Custom Storefront development kit, developers can now create unique buying experiences on practically any interface — on web, mobile, in-game, and much more. With Shopify’s software development kits, you can think outside the online store.

In this article, you will learn:

  • How to access the Storefront API.
  • About the JavaScript Buy and Mobile Buy SDKs.
  • How the Unity Buy SDK works to make commerce better for game developers.

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Building for Developer Success with Shopify’s Newest APIs

Building for Developer Success with Shopify’s Newest APIs

Shopify APIs: Email

Our developers are constantly building new apps to help enhance merchants' businesses. And since every great builder needs a great set of tools, we want to equip our community with everything they need to bring their wildest app ideas to life.

Today, we’re proud to introduce Shopify’s newest APIs — launched to help you pave the road for entrepreneurial success.

In this article, you will learn about:

  • Several of our newest APIs.
  • The new features and capabilities each API provides.
  • How to get started using each API.

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