Updates, tips and notes on design and code
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If you've found this post by the power of Google it means that you're doing cool things with Shopify Liquid, but you've hit an error. Let's talk quickly about the limit.
The Shopify API doesn't provide a simple way to search for products with a certain SKU code. With some alternate templates and the storefront search let's look at a simple way to add a JSON endpoint for SKU searches.
I'm one of those web devs that likes to make both my source code and the output look at pretty as possible. Pretty output to me is with as much whitespace and bloat removed so a recent update to Liquid makes this simple! Let's explore it.
Since usage of the Fetch API is growing I've started to see a few people having issue with POSTing to AJAX add.js endpoint.
Most people I talk to assume that ShopifyFD must be generating serious amounts of cash given the large user base. The figures are still decent but no one is buying an island anytime soon - let's have a peek at some numbers from the last two years.
A great way to showcase your press appearances is with a social proof page showing those publications you're featured in. Dedicated blogs make it easy to feature collections of publications, so let's explore how.
Sometimes when I am using the teeny macbook air I find it easier to edit the HTML in a fullscreen window. That's not likely everyones tastes but since other devs use this tool I've added in a button to help.
If you've been paying attention to the Shopify help docs you might have noticed that there's a magical new section in the url filters page. This new section talks about how you can create custom images sizes in expect pixel width and height (plus pixel density and cropping)! Let's explore it.
The Shopify team working within the Admin made some very nice updates to the way that shipping rates are handled and shown. Unfortunately for ShopifyFD users, that killed off the copy and paste feature, but now it's back.