Front Line Dev Is Right For You

  • Expertise in Shopify App Development

    With years of experience in e-commerce, we are experts in crafting custom Shopify apps to meet your unique needs and enhance your online store.

  • Empowering Shopify Admin Users

    Our custom Shopify apps empower you with the tools to customize and optimize your online store's content and configuration, giving you full control.

  • UI/UX and Responsive Web Design

    We create visually appealing, device-responsive designs that provide an exceptional user experience on all devices.

  • Seamless 3rd Party Integrations

    Easily integrate third-party tools and apps to enhance your website's functionality, from payment gateways to CRM systems and more.

  • Robust Security

    We prioritize the security of your online store and customer data, leveraging Shopify's advanced security features.

  • Data-Driven Insights

    Harness the power of analytics and reporting tools to gain valuable insights into your website's performance and customer behavior. And if the data you need isn't available, we can build that report for you.

  • Ongoing Support

    Our dedicated team provides continuous maintenance and support to keep your Shopify app running smoothly and up-to-date. If your custom app needs updates, we're on it.

  • ADA Compliance

    We ensure your Shopify website and custom apps are accessible to all users with our ADA compliance services, including scanning, reporting, and updates.

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

    Boost your online visibility and climb search engine rankings with our proven SEO strategies. Our custom apps can help improve both data and metadata for your e-commerce website.

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Shopify provides a user-friendly platform with customizable templates for a unique online store

At Front Line Dev, we understand the dynamic world of e-commerce, and we recognize the pivotal role your Shopify website plays in it. Our Shopify website services are meticulously tailored to meet your unique needs. Whether you're starting from scratch or looking to enhance your existing Shopify store, our team of technical experts is here to guide you every step of the way.


How We BuildYour Success

  • Client Consultation and Requirement Gathering

    We begin by meeting with your team to understand your specific needs and objectives for the Shopify custom app. This involves gathering detailed requirements, identifying pain points, and defining the desired features and functionalities. Establishing a clear project scope is essential.

  • Proposal and Scope Definition

    Based on the gathered requirements, we create a comprehensive project proposal. This document outlines the project scope, objectives, timelines, budget, and deliverables, ensuring everyone has a shared understanding of the development process.

  • Design and Architecture Planning

    During this phase, we plan the custom app's design and architecture. This involves defining the database structure, system architecture, and user interface, with scalability and maintainability in mind, following Shopify best practices.

  • Development and Coding

    With the design in place, our development team starts coding the Shopify custom app. This step includes backend functionality, user interface creation, and implementation of any custom features. Code reviews and rigorous testing are critical to ensure the app's functionality meets your expectations.

  • Quality Assurance and Testing

    Our team conducts thorough testing to identify and rectify any bugs, errors, or performance issues. This includes unit testing, integration testing, and user acceptance testing, covering compatibility with different Shopify versions and third-party modules.

  • Documentation

    Proper documentation is crucial to the project and future admin users. Our documentation explains the app's features, installation process, configuration, and any custom code or APIs used.

  • Deployment and Integration

    The custom app is integrated with your existing Shopify store, ensuring seamless functionality without disrupting the site's overall performance.

  • Client Training and Handover

    We provide comprehensive training to your team on how to use and manage the custom app effectively. This includes demonstrating configuration options, explaining best practices, and addressing any questions.

  • Ongoing Support and Maintenance

    Post-launch, we offer ongoing support and maintenance services to address any issues, provide updates, and ensure the custom app remains compatible with new Shopify releases. We're also here to add any new functionality you may request.

  • Final Review and Feedback

    We conduct a final review with your team to gather feedback and assess whether the custom app meets your expectations and business goals. It's a celebration of success!

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Shopify supports mobile commerce, catering to the growing mobile shopping market

When selecting a website development partner for your Shopify project, it's crucial that the team possesses a diverse skill set in various technologies and tools. Shopify is a robust and versatile e-commerce platform, and proficiency in the following areas is essential for creating, customizing, and managing Shopify projects effectively.

  Shopify Core Concepts

Gain a deep understanding of Shopify's fundamental architecture, components, and concepts. This includes modules, themes, controllers, models, observers, and events within the Shopify ecosystem.


Shopify is built on PHP, so a strong grasp of PHP programming is indispensable for customizing and extending the platform according to your unique needs.


Proficiency in database management and querying within MySQL is vital. Shopify relies heavily on the database for storing product information, customer data, and configuration settings.

  HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Expertise in front-end technologies is a must for designing and customizing the user interface and themes on your Shopify store.


Shopify primarily relies on a templating language called "Liquid" for designing and customizing the user interface and themes of Shopify stores. Liquid is a lightweight language that allows developers to create dynamic content, templates, and layouts for Shopify themes.

  Shopify Best Practices

Adhere to Shopify's coding standards, best practices, and guidelines for app development to ensure your code remains efficient and maintainable.


Version control is pivotal in any development environment. Shopify uses Git for version control and deployment, making it essential for tracking changes and collaborating efficiently.

  Cloud Infrastructure

"Shopify Plus" is designed to meet the needs of larger and more complex e-commerce businesses. It provides scalability, reliability, and performance, making it suitable for high-traffic and enterprise-level online stores.

  Theme Kit

Theme Kit is a command-line tool developed by Shopify that is used for theme development. It allows developers to work with Shopify themes locally on their computers and then sync changes to Shopify stores.

  Shopify App CLI

Shopify App CLI is used to assist developers in building and deploying Shopify apps. It helps streamline the app development process, including scaffolding and testing.

  Web APIs

Understand Shopify's Web API framework to seamlessly integrate with external systems and create custom endpoints for data exchange.


Become proficient in testing frameworks and methodologies, such as PHPUnit, to write and execute test cases for your Shopify modules, ensuring they function flawlessly.

  Performance Optimization

Learn techniques to optimize the performance of your Shopify store, including effective caching strategies, code profiling, and database indexing.

  Security Best Practices

Prioritize security in Shopify development by understanding how to prevent SQL injection, XSS attacks, and secure API endpoints. Safeguard your online presence and customer data.

Have a question about any of these core concepts? Lets talk!
We love exchanging new ideas and improvements through code standards.

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Shopify streamlines e-commerce setup and management, making it accessible to businesses of all sizes

Our Approach
To Winning Websites


1:1 Personal Interaction: We believe in the power of human connection. Our team of technical experts will meet with you to understand your business goals and integrate winning solutions tailored to your needs.   Responsive Design: In today's multi-device world, your website must look and perform flawlessly on screens of all sizes. Our solutions are designed to ensure your customers have a seamless experience, whether they're browsing on an iPhone or a wall-mounted monitor.   Certified Developers: Trust in our team of certified developers with a proven track record of delivering exceptional results.   Regular Upgrades: Shopify and the technologies it's built on release crucial updates. We stay on top of these changes and continuously update our code to ensure your website stays ahead of the curve.   Excellent Coding Standards (PHPCS): Our commitment to coding excellence ensures that your custom Shopify app is not just visually appealing but also built on a solid technical foundation.   Custom App Building: Need a unique feature or modification? We've got you covered. Whether it's a custom app from scratch or tweaking one of our existing ones, we'll make it happen. Your success is our priority.  

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“They streamlined our online operations with a custom website. Their commitment to our project's success was evident. We're thrilled with the results and thankful for their expertise!”

Laura D. VP Infinit Nutrition

Ready to boost your online store with custom Shopify App? Contact us today and let's start making your eCommerce dreams a reality!