Blogs

Edit how your individual blog pages, containing articles/posts are shown.

Choose how many posts/articles are shown on your dedicated blog page, add a sidebar image and descriptive text to really bring your blog alive.

The way blogs are shown using the Shopify platform can be a bit confusing when first delving into how things work, however, there are really only blogs and their contained articles, which are displayed in the following way:

Homepage blog section

Lists articles from one blog, this example displays 3 articles:

Tip

Our help document on this section is available here:

Blog page

Explained in this help document you are currently reading (a dedicated page which lists articles within a single blog):

Article page

Shown, for example when you click through to a single article from a blog page:

Finding Blog pages

You can add your blogs page here:

  1. Admin

  2. Online store →Themes → Customise

  3. From the page dropdown selector, choose "Blogs":

4. From the left-hand-side, choose "Blog pages":

Customising Blog pages

Firstly, head to your blogs page as outlined above, under “How do I find my blogs page?” and you will be presented with the following:

Add and remove your sidebar image here. Your image will display on the right-hand-side, at the top:

Posts per page

Choose between 1 and 8 posts to be listed on the page.

Note

If you choose a value which is lower than the amount of posts your blog contains, pagination (page numbers and “next / previous” buttons) will appear at the bottom of the page:

This links the sidebar image to a URL of your choice.

Sidebar heading text is shown here:

Sidebar description text appears on the right-hand-side of the article page, as shown here:

You can add links, and bold / italic styling.

Show author name

Toggle between hidden / visible:

Show tags

Toggle between hidden / visible:

Tip

You can add tags if needed, here:

  1. Admin

  2. Online store → Blog posts

  3. Click through to a blog post

  4. Add tags here:

Show 'Latest articles'

Toggle between hidden / visible: