Alternative Shopify theme stores

There was a discussion recently in the eCommTalk slack room about what happens to themes that Shopify doesn’t accept for the official Shopify Theme Store? Now just to be clear, we’re not only talking about themes that are rejected due to quality issues. Shopify can reject high quality themes for a lot of reasons including the design being too similar to an existing theme or having too many themes targeting a specific niche.

Promotable first preview

One of my goals for 2016 is to build two apps for the Shopify App Store. Work is well underway for the first of those, a marketing pop-up application called Promotable (short for Promotable).

Goals for 2016

Today is the 1st of January. It’s a time when most people set their goals for upcoming year. I have two goals that I’m hoping to achieve by the end of 2016.

Embedded Shopify app redirects to admin after installation

I’ve just been building my first embedded app for Shopify. The installation process is a little different than the one used by non-embedded apps. For a few days it’s been bugging me that the app kept returning to the store admin dashboard after installation and when the session expired. It was clearly installing correctly and logging me in because the next click on the same link worked.
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