A fully customizable website builder
Thousands of themes, apps and integrations
On Shopify, you can build a brand that looks and sounds just like you, and an online presence that captures the hearts and attention of your customers through your own fully customizable website. Edit free design themes as much as you’d like, add unique products and copy, and choose from over 8,000 apps to make your online store one-of-a-kind.
Build a website to sell your products
Using our feature rich website builder, you can build an ecommerce store to sell your products. Whether you use product-sourcing apps or make your own products, you can build a website to sell your products online and in-store. Shopify offers various sales channels, apps, POS, and features that simplify the selling process.
No strings attached
A free 14 day trial
You can try our fully featured world class website builder for up to 14 days with no credit card required. During the free trial, you’ll be able to use free stock photos from Shopify’s Burst stock photo library to design your website. You can use a free theme as a template for your website design. Most importantly, you’ll get a free subdomain to see your website live before you commit to web hosting and a domain name.
An easy no code website builder
You don’t need coding skills to build a stunning website on Shopify, but you can still edit HTML and CSS files if you’ve got them. No worries if you don’t though. Our easy drag-and-drop WYSIWYG functionality allows you to design your website, your way.
A home for every business
For small business owners to large enterprises
Using our no code website builder helps businesses of all sizes. Budget-conscious entrepreneurs can access free SEO tools, stock photos, themes, and other assets. Large enterprises can customize their website with their own unique content in various ways to make their website stand out.
Own your custom domain
Not all website builders allow you to purchase your custom domain name through them. On Shopify, you can use our free tools like the Business Name Generator or Domain Name Generator to help you find your own custom domain to help own your store's web address. Managing your domain and business in the same place helps simplify your business.
1. Plan your business
Narrow down your niche or area of interest for your website. Browse through the Domain Name Generator to help you find an available domain name you love. Check out the various tools, themes, and resources Shopify offers to help excite you about your entrepreneurial journey.
2. Pick your platform
Shopify is a website builder for commerce. Build an online or offline store using Shopify’s easy drag-and-drop no code website builder. Shopify offers reliable website hosting, domain name registration, countless tools, apps, stock photos, help resources, and so much more.
3. Customize your website
Make your own website, your way. Customize images, copy, themes, layouts, apps, and more. Add your own unique products to your website and create enticing descriptions for them. You can brand your website in so many ways using Shopify’s website builder. You don’t need coding skills to create a website that stands out online and offline.
4. Launch your store
Now that your website is ready to go, you can launch your website publicly. You can market your website and products by promoting on various social media channels, optimize your store for search engines with SEO, and other popular marketing strategies. Easily extend your capabilities by installing apps, sales channels, and much more via Shopify.
A website builder with perks
Add as many products as you’d like to your online store. With no limits, you can stock and sell the variety of products that the modern customer demands.
Access to POS
Seamlessly integrate your online and offline store sales with a POS system. Sell your products no matter where your customer finds them.
Shopify offers fraud analysis to a secure website for all domains. Shopify is also Level 1 PCI DSS compliant for all financial transactions.
Easy to use
Build your website using straightforward drag-and-drop WYSIWYG functionality. Anyone can make a website on Shopify without having to learn to code.
Customize your website your way to match every element of your brand. Choose colors, fonts, photos, responsive designs, and more to make your site your own.
Free tools and apps
Shopify offers loads of free business and marketing tools, product sourcing apps, and many other added features to allow you to build a high performing website.
24/7 Support Team
We’re here to help! Shopify has an extensive team of people here to help you succeed. Shopify’s support team is available 24/7 via email, live chat, and phone support to help answer your questions.
You can also hire a Shopify Expert to help build your website. Or look through our educational resources including, online courses, webinars, and blog posts to help you promote your products and build your online presence.
Frequently asked questions
A website builder is a platform that allows you to set up a website with ease. Websites are built on platforms like Shopify. You can add images, graphics, copy, and other pieces of content to build a website. Shopify specializes in commerce, allowing you to also buy and sell products with a secure checkout.
Shopify is an excellent website builder to use. With drag-and-drop functionality, you can easily customize your website. No coding skills are required. Shopify specializes in commerce so there are a multitude of features such as a secure checkout, a point of sale system, and unlimited products to help you grow your brick-and-mortar or online store with ease. Shopify has over 6,000 apps, countless tools, themes, and various free features that allow you to maximize your website's potential.
You can use tools, Chrome extensions, and apps found in search engines to determine which website builder was used for a particular website. Currently, over 1,700,000 stores are built using Shopify.
Shopify offers a multitude of features for small businesses, such as free apps, tools, and features that allow small businesses to get their businesses up-and-running on a tighter budget. As you scale your business, Shopify scales with you offering the services and features you need to meet your complex needs. On Shopify, you can keep your business small and manageable or grow your business to an enterprise level and still get the support you need as you grow.
You can build a website without a website builder by hiring a developer to build a custom website. You can hire a Shopify Expert that specializes in building websites to help you create a unique website. Enterprise businesses typically hire developers to build custom websites, though this option is less common for small businesses. Still, even with a custom website, you can use Shopify so you can access amazing features like a secure checkout, advanced reporting, and many other amazing features.
Shopify is a popular website builder for ecommerce. Shopify’s online store builder allows you to safely and securely run financial transactions on your website. Shopify also offers SEO features that allow websites built on Shopify to rank in search engines. There are numerous sales channels so you can sell your products on platforms outside of Shopify as well with ease. You can add an unlimited number of products to your website. Shopify also includes the cost of hosting in your monthly subscription so you can count on a reliable uptime.
The cost of a website builder varies based on the number of features, tools, apps, support options and more. Shopify offers tiered pricing with five plans. The Starter plan is only $7 CAD/month, Basic is $38.00/month, Shopify is $99.00/month, Advanced Shopify is $389.00/month, and Plus starts at 2,000 USD/month.
Shopify’s website creator uses a simple drag-and-drop functionality that allows you to easily customize and build your website. Anyone can build a website on Shopify without needing any additional skills.
Shopify includes website hosting, domain registration and unlimited bandwidth and storage on all plans.