Shopify FAQs

Getting started with Shopify

What is Shopify and how does it work?

Shopify is a complete commerce platform that lets you start, grow, and manage a business.

Create and customize an online store

Sell in multiple places, including web, mobile, social media, online marketplaces, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops

Do I need to be a designer or developer to use Shopify?

No, you don’t need to be a designer or developer to use Shopify.

Customize the look and feel of your store with the online store builder

In what countries can I use Shopify?

You can use Shopify in nearly every country in the world.

Which languages does Shopify support?

The customer-facing parts of your Shopify store, including ecommerce website, blog, checkout, and emails can be in any language if the theme supports it. Learn more and explore our themes.

The admin of your Shopify store is currently available in English, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Spanish, Swedish, Thai, and Turkish.