E-commerce Insights

Our thoughts on e-commerce, technology, Shopify and design. Actionable advice to grow your business.

The Future is Now: 2022 vs. 2023 in eCommerce
Guides

The Future is Now: 2022 vs. 2023 in eCommerce

Avex, in collaboration with Shopify, highlights 2022 vs. 2023 industry trends from the lens of our partners who have never failed to adapt their offering to pave new ways for merchants to connect to their consumers. Download your free eBook and unfold the new year from a different point from which you started the prior one

eCommerce Technical Debt: Good vs. Bad
Shopify

eCommerce Technical Debt: Good vs. Bad

Technical debt is a decision to make tradeoffs within the code in order to ship features that meet business needs on time. It isn't necessarily a bad thing .. prudent technical debt is good debt. Reckless debt isn’t.

Headless Commerce Simplified!
Shopify

Headless Commerce Simplified!

Jargon simplification and clarity regarding Headless eCommerce architecture. What it actually is, how it works, what are its pros and cons, as well as get a glimpse into Shopify’s newest headless stack, Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Shopify’s Biggest Dev Updates of the Year
Shopify

Shopify’s Biggest Dev Updates of the Year

Shopify released a “Dev Mode” of its new semi-annual product showcase, Shopify Editions, to further empower developers to build custom storefronts, apps, and themes for millions of merchants worldwide.

Shopify Markets Overview
Shopify

Shopify Markets Overview

Shopify Markets is a new feature that lets you reach new markets using cross-border storefronts. This new automated tool helps to simplify international trade from a central hub.

Top 8 Home Decor Brands on Shopify
Shopify Stores

Top 8 Home Decor Brands on Shopify

See how the home goods industry’s top Shopify stores present themselves with this list of the most creative and functional 8.

Shopify Unite Recap 2021
Shopify

Shopify Unite Recap 2021

After watching Shopify’s 6th annual partner and developer conference, we summarized the new features, announcements, and tools that were launched at the event.

How to Become a Shopify Plus Partner in 2021
Shopify Plus

How to Become a Shopify Plus Partner in 2021

Shopify is a giant in the eCommerce world. It supports the websites of more than a million merchants worldwide, from one-person hobby stores to major brands. Yet, there’s more to Shopify than its success as a hosting platform.

Shopify vs. Shopify Plus: When to Upgrade
Shopify

Shopify vs. Shopify Plus: When to Upgrade

If you’ve ever used the free version of an online service, you know the feeling of wishing you were on the premium plan. Free YouTube interrupts your videos with ads. Free Amazon makes you pay for shipping. Free Spotify doesn’t even let you pick which songs you listen to.