How Do I Get Free Themes on Shopify?

Getting free themes on Shopify is a simple straightforward process and the only challenge really is to select the free theme that aligns with your niche.

Before moving on, it’s important to note, even some of the best free Shopify themes have nuances and caveats. A free theme is best utilized if multiple layouts are not a concern, and you’re happy with a limited feature set.

It’s always worthwhile understanding what can be achieved, and how does a free theme help you reach your goals. But nonetheless, if budget is not a concern, you can always outsource where necessary.

Steps to Get a Free Shopify Theme

1, Login

Log into Shopify

Shopify Login

2, Shopify Theme Store

Go to the Shopify theme store and filter results by checking the "free" checkbox.

Once you've found the perfect theme from the results, click the theme.

Shopify theme store

Shopify theme store

3, Try Theme

Click "Try Theme" button. Here you'll be asked to select you Shopify account, and the store if multiple exist.

After 30 seconds or so the free theme will be added to your theme library.

Try Free Shopify theme

The Takeaway

The Shopify theme world at times can be exciting - whether you are just getting started or seasoned, choosing a Shopify theme always emits slight trepidation. You never know if your chosen theme is going strike the right cord.

But one thing is for certain, leveraging free themes allows you to experiment before parting ways with your hard-earned cash.

Always aim to experiment, debug, and test. Not to mention, if you’re still deciding on the right theme, you could reach out to potential customers to ask for feedback.

To summarize we've briefly covered:

  • How do I get free themes on Shopify?

What next:

Additional Shopify Resources

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Kanteneo aims to be the best Shopify blog on the market, but you may require additional resources to help you on that journey. Below we’ve listed a top-selling Shopify book by Veronica Jeans to help you learn how to launch a profitable business.


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Terry Wingfield

A techy at heart, with over 10+ years of software engineering skills, and 5+ years experience in ecommerce, retention, and personalization.