Map

Use the Maps section to display your physical store’s location using the widely used Google Maps platform and drive footfall to your premises.

Tailor your Maps section to display important information such as opening times and allow customers to follow directions, effortlessly, straight to your door.

Establishing your online storefront alongside your brick-and-mortar outlet solidifies your brand’s credibility.

Settings

Headings

Display copy of your choice at the top of the text box.

Address and Hours

List your physical address and your store’s opening days / times.

You have the additional options of adding a link and formatting this text to Bold or Italic.

Map Address

This is not displayed to customers, but is where you tell Google Maps exactly where you would like the locator pin to be dropped on the map.

Map Style

This changes the color-scheme that the map is displayed in, making for different visual effects:

Google Maps API key

You need this for the map to be displayed as it is pulled from Google’s API.

Here is a great Shopify document which helps explain how to do this (this link is also provided in the map section editor).

Shopify: Map section API key

Add a call-to-action here to display on the interactive button, such as “Get Directions”, “Visit Us” or “Plan Route”.

Background

Image:

This area allows you to choose a picture to be shown, as a backup, if for any reason the Map itself cannot be displayed.