Dive into how to enhance a merchant's control panel, seamlessly integrate with third-party systems, and dynamically respond to platform events within your applications.
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Apps are the preferred way for merchants to install and onboard into new functionality inside their BigCommerce control panel.
Learn the basics of building a BigCommerce app
Discover the step-by-step process of designing and developing a merchant-friendly app that amplifies the capabilities of their BigCommerce store.
Make apps feel native with BigDesign
View our design standards for control panel apps and use our React library to quickly build them.
Render custom actions with App Extensions
Extend the UI of the BigCommerce by registering custom menu items that appear in select control panel pages.
Our architecture enables you to centralize and streamline a merchant's storefronts, physical point-of-sale systems, and third-party marketplaces under one platform.
Learn the basics of channel management on BigCommerce
Discover how our channel model unifies management of storefronts and third-party sales channels into one set of APIs and UI patterns.
Make your app multi-storefront compatible
Building a new app or updating an existing app to be MSF compatible? Learn what's required by using this guide.
Use webhooks to be instantly notified of specific store events, ensuring your integration feels responsive.
Create your first webhook
Run through registering a webhook as you learn about payloads, callback requirements, and retry mechanisms.
Integrate native callbacks to new providers to open up new regions and use cases for merchants.
Provide shipping services and rates to BigCommerce merchants and give them access to configure options using the control panel.