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Get a crash course in digital marketing, Instagram, do-it-yourself website design, and more. The Shopify Compass library of online courses gives you access to expert knowledge from some of Shopify’s top-selling business owners.

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Running a business isn't easy. Whether you're just starting out or you're building a new online presence, you'll have an endless list of questions. Fortunately, other entrepreneurs like you have already been there. They’ve gone through the same struggles, made all the mistakes already, and seen what works and what doesn’t — all so you don’t have to. With Shopify Compass at your side while you build your Shopify store, you’ll have the headstart you need to get your business online, fast.

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Just because you’re doing it yourself, doesn’t mean you have to do it alone. Connect with other entrepreneurs and learn about exclusive get-togethers online, and in-person near you. Participate in course-specific discussions, ask other Shopify business owners about their strategies, and help mentor other emerging entrepreneurs in the community.

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