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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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The Unite Checklist: How to Maximize Your Time at Unite 2017

The Unite Checklist: How to Maximize Your Time at Unite 2017

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Without proper preparation, freelancers and agencies can miss out on the opportunities that make conferences a valuable investment in themselves, and their businesses. With this in mind, we’ve made a checklist to get you in tip-top shape for Unite 2017!

In this article you will find:

  • What to do before you come to Unite 2017.
  • Strategies and questions to keep in mind during the conference.
  • A teaser for a special Unite surprise and how you should get ready for it.

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Pitching Animation: How to Talk About Motion in a Design-Centric Way

Pitching Animation: How to Talk About Motion in a Design-Centric Way

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When used in a meaningful way, animation and movement are powerful tools that can improve both user interaction and engagement with a client’s website. We sat down with Val Head — designer and interface animation consultant — to discuss how to use animation in a meaningful way.

In this article we'll discuss:

  • Val's four strategies for integrating animation.
  • How to apply these strategies to a client pitch or project.
  • Examples of how others have effectively used these animation strategies.

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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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9 Slack Integrations to Boost Your Team's Productivity

9 Slack Integrations to Boost Your Team's Productivity

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As you scale your business, you may start to notice tools like Google Hangouts and Skype are no longer effective for team communication.

Slack is a tool that offers more functionality so your team can continue grow, be transparent, and accountable to one another. To use Slack to its full potential, you'll need to integrate your existing tools and some new ones to the platform.

We've rounded up some must-have Slack integrations that are sure to increase productivity and communication, amongst individuals and teams. Enjoy!

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How to Use JavaScript to Add Ecommerce to Any Website

How to Use JavaScript to Add Ecommerce to Any Website

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Many web designers and developers do projects for major frameworks other than Shopify, like WordPress, Drupal, or other client-hosted websites where Javascript is the developing language used.

In this case, you can easily use Shopify’s Buy Button functionality to add ecommerce to any current or upcoming client projects.

In this article you will learn:

  • Why you should integrate a Buy Button into your client's website
  • The differences between Shopify's two Buy Button libraries (JS Buy SDK and BuyButton.js)
  • How to use these two libraries, along with video examples and CodePen demos
  • Where to find the code to try JS Buy SDK and BuyButton.js yourself

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[Free Webinar] Meaningful Animation for User Experience

[Free Webinar] Meaningful Animation for User Experience

Meaningful Animation for User Experience: 2017

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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5 Free CRM Tools That Will Help Keep Your Web Design Business Organized

5 Free CRM Tools That Will Help Keep Your Web Design Business Organized

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Are you putting as much effort into nurturing leads as you are developing customer relationships? If not, you should be. After all, leads have the potential to grow into profitable clients — all they need are time, patience, the right product or service, and a strong business relationship.

One of the easiest ways to manage these relationships is to use Customer Relationship Management system (CRM). 

In this article, we'll walk you through:

  • What exactly defines a CRM
  • How a CRM can benefit your web design and development business
  • A glossary of common CRM terms
  • Five free CRMs you should consider using

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Dirty CSS Hacks for Responsive Emails

Dirty CSS Hacks for Responsive Emails

CSS Hacks For Responsive Email: Email

New year, new web design and development techniques and strategies.

Same. Boring. Email.

JavaScript, Flash, and forms don’t work in nearly all email clients, and HTML emails offer very little CSS support. Even media queries can be a no-no for older email clients (luckily not Gmail, phew!). These limitations can often leave web designers and developers feeling uninspired — left to work in the outdated constraints that are email.

No longer, friends! We've got you covered. In this blog post, you'll:

  • Find out how you can use calc, min-width, max-width, and width to create responsiveness in your emails
  • Learn how to create responsive ecommerce checkouts — right in an email!
  • See examples of these dirty CSS hacks in action

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