Shopsys Platform Knowledge Base

Welcome to Shopsys Platform Knowledge Base! On these pages, you can find everything you need to know when you want to build your own e-commerce site based on the framework.

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Table of Contents

  • Installation
    • Application configuration, requirements, and installation guides for various platforms, including Docker.
  • Introduction
    • Information about basic concepts and terms in Shopsys Platform.
  • Model
    • Basics about model architecture, entities, ...
  • Cookbook
    • Step by step how-to guides.
  • Functional
    • How Shopsys Platform works from a user point of view.
  • Frontend
    • Design implementation and customization, LESS, ...
  • Administration
    • Administration menu and grids.
  • Frontend API
    • Information about the frontend GraphQL API dedicated to connecting external storefronts or mobile apps.
  • Storefront
    • Documentation for demo frontend client.
  • Extensibility
    • How to customize the behavior of Shopsys Platform to suit your needs.
  • Asynchronous processing
    • How to use and implement asynchronous processing in Shopsys Platform.
  • Automated Testing
    • Information about available types of tests and how to run them.
  • Contributing
    • Guidelines and handy information for Shopsys Platform contributors.



See FAQ and Common Issues.

Documenting your own project

Not only does Shopsys Platform itself need documentation, but your project also deserves its own docs. The tips for writing project documentation are written in Guidelines for Project Documentation.