Updates, tips and notes on design and code
Looking for Shopify Code Snippets? See my GitHub Repo
When you upload images to Shopify they get sent to a magical CDN, in all the various sizes ready to be served up with speed. These images don't share the same url as the store but it is possible to change them so they do.
If you've been paying attention to the new Shopify Checkout that's being rolled out you might notice the images used in the checkout are square. They are square, even if they had not been square in the first place.
Shopify Linklists are built with a specific purpose in mind - to organize lists of links for menus. That's the boring use.
I make no secret that I am a big Shopify fan, but the reality is that no one service is perfect for everyone. Let's take a look at another hosted commerce solution in a similar space - LemonStand.