As a front end developer, I know that getting from front end to app development can be hard. App development requires a different set of skills, not to mention that there are many moving parts and technologies involved.
But that doesn’t mean it’s impossible. In this article, I will share my journey as a front end developer getting into app development on Shopify. We will look at what tools are available, where to host your application, and how the submission process works.
But more importantly, I want to show that you do not have to be a backend full stack developer to do so. Regardless of what type of development you are doing, you can create Shopify apps. Let’s dive in.
Why front end developers could consider Shopify apps
Personally, I’m a front end developer. I’ve been doing it since tables were a thing. I wrote my first line of code on a ZX Spectrum. I did print …