PHP may not be the sexiest or "it's so hot right now" of languages, but
it's still hugely popular, gets the job done for millions of sites, and
has a large base of talented developers.
If you're a PHP developer interested in building Shopify applications, but
are a bit put off by the apparent lack of PHP-specific resources out there,
I've put together a collection of useful places to start.
Shopify's proxy pages allow you to offer customers some pretty nifty functionality. However, a naive implementation raises a few security issues.
In this post, I'll walk through the techniques I use to authenticate proxied requests.
Way back before I started Disco and went full-time as a Shopify developer and consultant, I had a brief flirtation with the world of corporate law. Something in me must have missed the hours spent trawling through long and boring legal documents, because I just had a quick read through of Shopify’s IPO filing.