Keir Whitaker
Keir Whitaker is a UK based web developer, Shopify Designer Advocate and co-founder of Viewport Industries.
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  • Web Design
    An Overview of My Shopify Workflow ToolsShopify thumb
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    Following the publication of the recent Shopify Theme Series I have had a few people get in touch and ask me about some of the workflow tools I use when building themes. Let's look at just a few of them.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Taking Shopify Theme Development FurtherShopify thumb
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    In this final part of our Shopify series we will look at how a deeper knowledge of Liquid will enable you to make your themes even more flexible. This will help you deliver richer and more imaginative store designs.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Getting Started With Liquid; Shopify's Template LanguageShopify 2 preview
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    This tutorial will introduce Liquid, the Shopify template language. We'll look at the benefits of Liquid, discuss how it enables us to pull in and manipulate data from our stores and finally showcase a number of its key features that you will find yourself using daily in your Shopify theme development.Read More…
  • Web Design
    A Web Designer's Introduction to ShopifyShopify 1 thumb
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    Over the course of three articles here on Tuts+ we'll be looking at how to build a theme for the hosted ecommerce platform Shopify. My goal is to equip you with all the skills you’ll need to get started, as well as show you a number of creative ways to make your themes flexible and powerful.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Celebrating Ecommerce DesignShopify retina
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    Shopify recently announced the winners of their inaugural Design Awards. With over 150 submissions the judging panel of Jeffrey Zeldman (Founder of A List Apart, and Happy Cog), Tina Roth Eisenberg (Founder of swissmiss, Creative Mornings and Tattly) and Daniel Weinand (Co-founder and Chief Design Officer of Shopify) had their work cut out deciding on a winner.Read More…
  • Web Design
    How They Did It: Rebuilding 8 Faces8faceslogo white retina
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    8 Faces is an 88 page bi-annual, independently published, magazine centred around interviews with eight leading designers from the fields of print, web, illustration and type design. Each interview is loosely based around the question "if you could use just eight typefaces, which would you choose?"Read More…
  • Code
    Lessons Learned from Building Shopify ThemesShopify logo
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    I first used Shopify not long after it launched in 2006. I loved that it was a simple to use and competitively priced hosted e-commerce platform. But above all, its theming feature is what I liked most. Let's look at a few simple techniques that give you control over your Shopify themes and deliver an even more crafted experience to your clients.Read More…