The Shopify Embedded App SDK is here.

The next generation of Shopify Apps now live directly inside the Shopify Admin. Using the Shopify Embedded App SDK, you will offer your users a seamless user experience.

Find out more about the SDK

Making Shopify Apps

Are you a developer looking to create a Shopify App?

The Shopify API allows for an almost unlimited set of possibilities for interfacing the Shopify platform with your favorite CMS, web app, or other third party software.

The new Shopify Embedded App SDK is now at your disposal for you to create immersive, in-admin applications, for an improved, highly engaging user experience.

Getting started with the Shopify API is easy. We have a great getting started guide to help you start building your app, tutorials that can help you through more advanced issues and API Reference for learning exactly what our API can do.

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Are you looking for how to use Shopify apps in your store? Read the Shopify Manual.
Just wondering where to get all these great Apps? Try the Shopify App Store.

Shopify Forums

A Developer's Resource

Visit our forums to connect with the community and find out more about the Shopify API and App development.

APIs & Technology forum

Developing Shopify Apps with the API? This is the place.

Visit the API forum

Shopify Apps forum

Where merchants come to talk about apps.

Visit the Apps forum

The Partner Program

Earn money building Shopify Apps.

Refer a client to Shopify and earn 20% lifetime revenue share, or sell an app in our App Store to earn great passive income.

Sign up for your free Shopify Partners account.

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Shopify's API currently supports both JSON and XML, however JSON is the preferred method for API consumption. Over the coming months, XML will slowly be deprecated. All concerned parties will receive a deprecation notice once this comes to pass.

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