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[Free Webinar] Developing Embedded Apps for Shopify POS

[Free Webinar] Developing Embedded Apps for Shopify POS

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Did you know that you can use your existing Shopify app development skills to build integrations for Shopify’s point of sale platform?

In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Josh Brown — developer advocate at Shopify — will show you how to develop apps that extend Shopify POS and help merchants sell offline.

You'll learn how to:

  • Build a Shopify POS app with JavaScript and deploy your app to Heroku.
  • Extend the Shopify POS products view, the Shopify POS cart, and the order completion view.
  • Apply discounts and adjust line items using the POS App SDK.
  • Sell your app to merchants in the Shopify App Store.

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[Free Webinar] Dirty Little Tricks From The Dark Corners of Ecommerce

[Free Webinar] Dirty Little Tricks From The Dark Corners of Ecommerce

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In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Vitaly Friedman — Editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine — will walk you through how design patterns can increase conversions and improve a store’s clarity and consistency, as well as how to sprinkle a little bit of delight into the experience!

During this session, Vitaly will cover how to:

  • Deal with login and password input/recovery. 
  • Catch doubts and avoid uncertainty.
  • Display pricing for better conversion and more.

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[Free Webinar] Getting Started with GraphQL on Shopify

[Free Webinar] Getting Started with GraphQL on Shopify

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In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Jordan Liddle — Developer Experience Architect at Shopify — will go over how to get started with GraphQL, and include several examples that you can refer to. Leveraging Shopify’s Storefront API, you’ll learn how to create GraphQL queries and build custom selling experiences.

During this session, Jordan will cover:

  • The basics of GraphQL.
  • How Shopify uses GraphQL.
  • Getting started with GraphQL and Shopify’s Storefront API.
  • How to build a custom selling experience.
  • The future of GraphQL at Shopify.

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[Free Webinar] Getting Started with Sass and Shopify

[Free Webinar] Getting Started with Sass and Shopify

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In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Tiffany Tse — Partner Education and Front End Developer Advocate Lead at Shopify — will cover the basics of Sass, and how to use it to speed up your development with Shopify.

During this one-hour presentation, we’ll cover: 

  • What a CSS preprocessor is.
  • Sass vs. SCSS.
  • Variables and nesting.
  • Sass functions, mixins and custom functions.
  • Interpolation, workflow, and best practices.

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[Free Webinar] Hiring the Best Technical Talent for Your Web Design and Development Business

[Free Webinar] Hiring the Best Technical Talent for Your Web Design and Development Business

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You've made the decison to grow your team, but hiring can be a confusing — and emotional — process.

In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Kimberly Fleming — Recruiter at Shopify — will provide actionable advice for developing, and implementing, an effective recruiting process for your web design and development business (regardless of size).

During this one-hour presentation, you’ll learn:

  • Recruiting 101: From intake meetings to hiring a successful candidate.
  • Where to find (and source) the best technical talent.
  • Tips, tricks, and best practices for conducting impactful interviews.
  • Tools and resources for simplifying your recruiting process.

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[Free Webinar] How to be TRULY Customer-Centric

[Free Webinar] How to be TRULY Customer-Centric

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In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Andrew Turrell — VP of Customer Experience Strategy at RED Interactive Agency — will lay out the obstacles to being customer-centric and how to overcome them. Using current client examples, he'll share RED Interactive Agency’s customer experience strategy process: how they identify customer insights, create a strategy out of it, and carry that through to product design in a way that makes the experience truly customer-centric.

During this session, Andrew will cover:

  • How to empathize with your clients and colleagues as much as you do with the end user.
  • Ways to sell through a customer-centric approach in order to create better customer, and client, experiences.
  • How a customer-centric mindset and process can lead to more creativity and an easier design process for freelancers and agencies.

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[Free Webinar] Meaningful Animation for User Experience

[Free Webinar] Meaningful Animation for User Experience

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Animation is a powerful design tool that, far too often, goes ignored.

In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners on February 16, Val Head, author of Designing Interface Animation, will discuss where animation can best inform UX and how to build more sophisticated animated interactions on the web.

During this one-hour presentation, you’ll learn:

  • Where and how animation can add to the user experience.
  • How to identify the most effective places to use animation in your own work.
  • How to talk about animation in a design-centric way.

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[Free Webinar] Slate: A Starting Point for Your Next Shopify Theme

[Free Webinar] Slate: A Starting Point for Your Next Shopify Theme

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During Shopify Unite 2017, we officially launched Slate – a theme scaffolding and command line tool built for Shopify theme development and deployment. In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Nathan Ferguson — front end developer lead at Shopify — will show you how to use Slate in your custom theming projects.

During this one-hour presentation, you will:

  • Start a new project with Slate.
  • Understand what features and functionalities are provided out-of-the-box.
  • Identify how to use Slate’s helper scripts to build custom functionality for storefronts, and inside the editor.

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[Free Webinar] Working with Clients: How to Become a Client Whisperer

[Free Webinar] Working with Clients: How to Become a Client Whisperer

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A client seeks you out. They give you thousands of dollars in advance. Then, inexplicably, they (seemingly) do everything in their power to ruin your life and make the project a miserable failure... Or do they? What is it that causes clients to lose faith so quickly?

In this free webinar hosted by Shopify Partners, Carl Smith — General Manager at Bureau of Digital — will walk you through how to nurture blossoming client relationships.

During this session, Carl will cover:

  • Establishing trust with clients.
  • Having tough conversations and negotiating project conflict.
  • How to keep your client and team in sync.

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Best Practices for Developing Scalable (and Sustainable) Shopify Themes

Best Practices for Developing Scalable (and Sustainable) Shopify Themes

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It happens to the best of us: deadlines loom, stress rises, and sometimes we rush our work just to make a client happy. Though this might result in a beautiful custom theme for your client’s new ecommerce business, you’re now left with the pieces — no comments to continue working on custom code, too many nested snippets, and lots of large, complicated lines of Liquid.

To help you out, we've curated a few lessons learned from Shopify theming veterans — Disco’s Gavin Ballard and Shopify’s Carson Shold.

In this blog post, you'll find:

  • Best practices to improve your design process
  • A free theme planning spreadsheet to help build your Shopify themes
  • Six tips to keep your JavaScript, Liquid, and CSS tidy while coding

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