Find out how you can sign up and become part of the Yorkshire Coasts digital highstreet!


Why go ShopAppy?

At a time when we know you are facing unprecedented challenges with significant drops in footfall, we knew we had to find a way to still allow customers to be able to buy direct from its favourite businesses.

As a levy payer, we have secured support for you for the next 12 months so that even if you don’t have a website, don’t worry – your customers can still find you!


You have made a great decision!  Now, let us guide you through the steps to get you registered!

Click HERE to take you through to the ShopAppy registration page.

You will see the 4 sections of information that you need to complete about your business.

Make sure that you choose the “monthly payment” option before clicking REGISTER.  We will be handling the fees so don’t worry, it will be coming straight to us!


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You will receive a confirmation email saying you are in process so in the meantime, think about what you want to showcase to your future customers.

When your application has been completed, you will receive info and some videos to help get you started and if you have any problems you can email or contact us directly at the BID here.

We suggest you start by offering bundles or packs for instance:

  • A food parcel
  • A craft pack
  • A health care pack
  • A reading pack
  • A music pack
  • A Self care pack
  • A dinner date pack

And don’t forget about creating a voucher for people to order as buy now, use later which may help you to get your loyal customers to support you as footfall and custom drops and gives us all something to look forward to buying or doing after the outbreak. 

You are the experts in what you can offer, so think about what those in isolation might need, and offer this through the tool.

Gift voucher example


Feel free to reach out to us with any questions.

We are very friendly and always happy to help you get started and provide you with ideas on how you can make ShopAppy work for you and our local communities.

We are also working in partnership with Yorkshire in Business who are speaking to businesses in Scarborough, Filey and Bridlington, so if you would like us to come to you, drop us an email on