Shopify has quickly become one of the most important ecommerce platforms available. Despite its success, people still ask us, "What is Shopify?" In simple terms, it is a cloud-based ecommerce store platform used by businesses and entrepreneurs all over the world to set up online shops. From the platform it is possible to build a fully customizable website, an online store, and a blog. And the staggering numbers prove that Shopify is the ecommerce solution of choice. There are currently more than 500,000 businesses powered by the platform, with more than 1,000,000 active users generating revenues of over B$46.