Shopify is a commerce platform that offers a way to quickly launch your dream business and start selling to your customers, wherever they are. And if you want to customize your store or even build it from the ground up, the Shopify App Store and our APIs make that easy to do.

Shopify is a subscription-based software that allows anyone to set up an online store and sell their products. Shopify store owners can also sell in physical locations using Shopify POS, our point-of-sale app and accompanying hardware. If you’re a Shopify merchant with both an online and physical presence, your inventory and stock get synced so you can manage your store(s) from one account, on any device.


Name – Shopify Inc.
Number of online stores – Over million merchants
Revenue in 2018 – $1.08 Billion
Expected revenue for 2019 – $1.545 billion to $1.555 billion
Amount of online shopper through Shopify merchants – 218 million (2018)

Shopify stores can use many of its marketing tools and functionalities to promote their business. Functionalities such as gift cards, coupons, email marketing, SMS marketing, and abandoned cart recovery.