Shopify Theme Blog

What is responsive design and why is it important for your Shopify theme?

What is responsive design and why is it important for your Shopify theme?

June 09, 2015

The phrase “responsive design” seems to be all the rage in the Web design world and it’s no doubt it should be a key part of any Shopify store owner’s strategy — but what exactly is it and why is it so important?

Tips for customizing your Shopify ecommerce themes in non-destructive ways

Tips for customizing your Shopify ecommerce themes in non-destructive ways

June 02, 2015

Shopify themes from Out of the Sandbox already come packed with tons of great features that are easy to configure using the built-in configuration panel — but there comes a time in many online store’s lives when a more advanced customization is needed.

Perplexed by parallax? What are parallax backgrounds and how can they enhance your Shopify theme?

Perplexed by parallax? What are parallax backgrounds and how can they enhance your Shopify theme?

May 26, 2015

Besides being the name for the newest of Out of the Sandbox’s premium Shopify themes, parallax is also a broader term used to describe a popular visual effect in website design.


Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Sold out and coming soon products

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Sold out and coming soon products

May 22, 2015

Today we’ll explore another commonly requested Shopify theme feature — the ability for shoppers to sign up to be notified when a sold out or yet-to-be-released product is available.

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Sidebar options

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Sidebar options

May 21, 2015

The Parallax Shopify theme includes native support for this normally advanced feature, allowing shop owners to quickly and easily add this essential toolbar to their sites.

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Email newsletter form popup window

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Email newsletter form popup window

May 20, 2015

Parallax, the latest Shopify theme from Out of the Sandbox, comes pre-configured with a variety of advanced features that often would require extra programming with other, less advanced Shopify themes, including an easy to use email popup modal window.


Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Color swatches

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Color swatches

May 19, 2015

Today, we’ll see how one Shopify store owner is utilizing the color swatch and multiple product image preview feature and unique shopping cart to boost its site’s usability.

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Storytelling on the homepage

Parallax Shopify theme feature spotlight: Storytelling on the homepage

May 18, 2015

Since joining ourShopify theme family,Parallax has quickly become one of the most popular themes we’ve produced. Discover some of the secret features of this great new theme and how they can work for your business.

Shark Tank ecommerce sites hook big bucks with Out of the Sandbox Shopify themes

Shark Tank ecommerce sites hook big bucks with Out of the Sandbox Shopify themes

May 08, 2015

Picture this. You’re about to walk into a television studio with bright lights and an intimidating, sprawling set — all to pitch your life’s work to some of the wealthiest and most powerful business people in the country. Oh, and millions of people at home will watch you if you fail.