How to Enable the Shopify Integration

Friendbuy integrates with Shopify, offering a seamless connection between its referral and loyalty programs and Shopify's platform. This integration facilitates several key functionalities:

  1. Referral Tracking and Widget Functionality: The integration enables tracking of referrals and the use of widgets on Shopify stores, enhancing the referral program's effectiveness.
  2. Automatic Coupon Generation: For referred friends, coupon codes are automatically generated, eliminating the need for manual code bank replenishments.
  3. Reward Validation: The integration includes out-of-the-box program integrity and business rules, ensuring the quality and effectiveness of the referral program.
  4. Integration with Shopify's Checkout Pages: Friendbuy code is automatically injected into Shopify themes and checkout pages, enabling the display of referral and loyalty widgets as well as conversion tracking

Installation instructions:

  1. Open Friendbuy and click on the Developer Center located in the left toolbar. Then, select Integrations from the dropdown menu.
  2. Click on the Shopify Integration card. This reveals the Install via Shopify App Store option at the bottom of your screen.

  1. By clicking Install via Shopify App Store, you'll be redirected to the Friendbuy app page on the Shopify App Store.
  2. Once on the Shopify App Store page, simply click Install.

  1. You'll be prompted to log into your Shopify account. Please log in to the account you want to connect with Friendbuy.
  2. A list of your Shopify stores will appear. Choose the store you'd like to integrate with Friendbuy.
  3. On the permissions page, take a moment to read through the information to understand what access you're providing.

  1. After reviewing, click Install App in the bottom right corner.
  2. You'll be directed to a confirmation page. Here, click Confirm to complete the installation process.

  1. Return to the integration page in Friendbuy. You should now see a blue check mark on the Shopify Integration card, indicating a successful installation.

Now that you’ve successfully integrated Friendbuy with your Shopify store, the next step is to display Friendbuy banners and widgets on your site. 

How to create a theme

Here are a few other helpful docs to build out your Shopify integration:

Setting up Shopify Coupon Code Integration

Shopify Checkout Extensions

Shopify Pixel Tracking

Shopify Theme App Embed

How to Redeem Points

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Shopify Checkout Extensibility