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Shopify Free Trial
If you want to try Shopify before committing to an active monthly plan, you can sign up for a free 14-day trial.
Who can sign up for a trial?
Anyone! Whether you already have a business plan in place, or you're just testing the platform to see what it can do, this trial is completely free — you don’t even need to give us your credit card details when you sign up.
Get the most out of your 14 days
Shopify offers some great features to help you create and manage your store. You can use the free trial period as a way to get a good overview of how these features can help you sell your products and build your business.
To get the most out of your free trial, make sure you:
- Add a few products and product details to make sure they display how you want them to on your storefront.
- Create a collection to organize your products.
- Set up Shopify Payments or check that the third-party payment gateway that you want to use is supported by Shopify.
- Familiarize yourself with the Settings page in your Shopify admin to see how to configure taxes, shipping, and other sales channels.
- Visit the Shopify Theme Store and the Shopify App Store to get an idea of what you might want your store to look like and to find any apps to expand on what you can do with your store.
Choose from 100+ professional themes
The Shopify Theme Store hosts a collection of over 100 premium and free ecommerce templates.
With themes created by world-renown designers like Happy Cog, Clearleft and Pixel Union, you'll love how your website looks on Shopify.
Customize the look of your online store
Every theme comes with its own settings so you can quickly and easily create a customized website.
Our brand-new Theme Settings editor lets you preview your storefront as you're making changes to it.
Create your own custom theme
Shopify's simple Liquid templating language makes it easy to customize every aspect of your store's theme.
Need a web designer?
If you want a completely custom store design, we suggest talking to a Shopify Expert.
Shopify Experts are Shopify-approved ecommerce designers, developers and marketers who can help make your online store a huge success.
No HTML or CSS is off-limits
You have complete control over your store's design. Take a look at what some of our customers have done with their themes. There’s no limit to how far you can take your store!
Build and run your store website with ease
Start accepting orders in minutes
Shopify includes everything you need to set up your business website and start selling online.
It’s quick and easy to choose a theme, add your products, and begin accepting orders. You could make your first sale the same day you sign up!
Extend the functionality of your storefront
Shopify apps are a fast, easy way to add useful extra features to your website.
Apps give your store an edge over the competition by increasing your marketing capabilities, making your shop even easier to manage, improving your SEO, helping you track sales trends, and more.
Detailed customer profiles
The Customer area in your shop admin lets you learn more about your customers and their shopping habits. You can find their contact info and order history at a glance.
Create customer groups
It’s easy to be organized with Shopify! Categorize and export customer lists based on location, purchase history, and more.
A fully-featured website CMS
With complete control over your website's navigation, content pages and design, Shopify is a fully-featured Content Management System in addition to an online store.
Hosting your entire business website on Shopify is easy and hassle-free.
Custom Gift Cards
Shopify gift cards help you increase sales and look more professional by providing a flexible way for your customers to purchase a gift for someone from your store.
Customers can check their balance online while you can specify price denominations, personalize email notifications, and more.
Encourage return shopping by enabling customer account creation at checkout.
A complete blogging platform
Shopify includes a full blogging platform to help you get involved with your customer community.
Publicize and categorize articles, create lookbooks, encourage discussion, and moderate comments on your Shopify blog.
Accept credit cards with a secure shopping cart
Shopify handles payments directly, no third party required
Accept credit cards when you launch your store. Receive alerts when you're getting paid and even recover lost sales from chargebacks.
Already have a payment gateway? We also support 70 other payment gateways.
Online store checkout
Painless customer checkout
The Shopify checkout process is simple and secure. Your customers can place their orders quickly and with confidence.
Free SSL certificate
At no additional cost, your online store's shopping cart includes an 128-bit SSL certificate to keep your information secure – the same level of encryption used by large banks around the world.
Multiple languages, taxes and currencies
Choose from a number of local currencies and we'll automatically handle major country and state tax rates.
Our checkout comes in 50+ languages, and you can always translate your store's theme to suit your needs.
Fixed-price or weight-based shipping rates
Shipping rates can be set up in a number of different ways, including fixed-price, tiered, weight-based and location-based rates.
Automatic carrier shipping rates
Business and Unlimited plan users can receive automatic shipping rates from major shipping carriers like UPS, USPS and FedEx.
Certified PCI compliant
Shopify is certified Level 1 PCI DSS compliant, which means your shop can accept Visa, MasterCard, and other credit cards as payment. It’s easier than ever for customers to buy from your store!
Unlimited web hosting, worldwide
We'll never charge you for traffic because success shouldn't hurt.
Your own domain name
Shopify makes it easy to create and register a domain name for your store. You can buy a new domain through Shopify, use an existing domain, or use your free .myshopify.com domain.
We work hard around the clock to make sure your store is always online.
Level 1 PCI compliant
Rest easy knowing your customer data is secure.
Hassle-free set up
Your site is created in seconds of sign-up, and upgrades are always instant.
Blazing fast servers
Our global server network delivers quick access, worldwide.
Share your online store with the world
Search engine optimization
Potential customers must be able to find your store using search engines. That’s why Shopify supports SEO best practices like customizable H1, title and meta tags.Shopify also automatically generates sitemaps.xml files so new products and site changes show up on search engines quickly.
Social network integration
All Shopify themes include social network integration, allowing your customers to spread the world and share the great products they find on your online store.
Targeted email marketing
Your customers are encouraged to sign up for updates from your store. Tightly integrated with MailChimp, Shopify gives you numerous email marketing options.
Discount code & coupon engine
Professional, Business and Unlimited plan members can use the Shopify coupon engine to create sales, discount codes and coupons to help promote your products.
Offer coupon codes that save customers a monetary amount, a percentage amount, free shipping and more.
Advanced store statistics.
Shopify includes built-in analytics that let you keep track of your sales and progress over time.
Benchmarking your online store's performance helps you make great choices for your business, leading to more and more sales!
Free advertising credits
We've partnered with Google to give you an extra $100 in advertising when you spend $25, helping you specifically target your demographic.
Put your store in your customer's hands
Beautiful, responsive mobile themes
With more and more shopping being done on mobile devices, it's important to have an online store that looks just as great on a smart phone as it does on a computer monitor.
The Shopify Theme Store has tons of great free and premium mobile themes.
Put your store in your customer's hands
Your Shopify plan includes a free, built-in mobile commerce shopping cart. This means your customers can browse and buy from your store while on the go, using any mobile phone!
Manage your store on-the-go
With Shopify Mobile you can view all vital information about your shop from your iOS device. Check your sales statistics, view products, orders, and customer data.