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Why We Created Timber, Shopify’s Theme Framework (& Why You Should Use It)

Why We Created Timber, Shopify’s Theme Framework (& Why You Should Use It)

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I personally talk about the benefits of Timber a lot. Designers and developers that aren’t experienced with Shopify are eager to hear how it can help them get started on our platform and I love being able to help them learn. One area I don’t talk enough about is the process involved in creating the theme framework and how it all came together.

In this blog post, I'll share where the idea for Timber came from, the steps we took to make it a reality, and how you can use it to your advantage as a Shopify Partner.

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Best Practices for Developing Scalable (and Sustainable) Shopify Themes

Best Practices for Developing Scalable (and Sustainable) Shopify Themes

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It happens to the best of us: deadlines loom, stress rises, and sometimes we rush our work just to make a client happy. Though this might result in a beautiful custom theme for your client’s new ecommerce business, you’re now left with the pieces — no comments to continue working on custom code, too many nested snippets, and lots of large, complicated lines of Liquid.

To help you out, we've curated a few lessons learned from Shopify theming veterans — Disco’s Gavin Ballard and Shopify’s Carson Shold.

In this blog post, you'll find:

  • Best practices to improve your design process
  • A free theme planning spreadsheet to help build your Shopify themes
  • Six tips to keep your JavaScript, Liquid, and CSS tidy while coding

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Building Icon Systems With SVG

Building Icon Systems With SVG

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Building a great system and workflow is one of the hardest things to do. For a long time, building icon systems for themes and websites meant using iconic fonts. But as browser support has improved, inline SVGs are the new hot thing.

In this tutorial, you'll learn:

  • How to prepare SVGs
  • How to build your icon set
  • Where to find SVG resources

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