Search

Overview

Under Search, you can enable your store's search bar to help your customers navigate your store - this allows them to find what they're looking for directly without the use of your navigation menus.

Example of the search functionality.

Steps

  1. Within your Shopify admin, go to Sales Channels > Online Store > Themes.

  2. Click your theme, and select Customize.

  3. On the left-hand menu, select Theme settings.

  4. Scroll down to select Search.

Theme settings > Search

Enable Predictive Search

By selecting Enable predictive search, your customers will be able to locate the products they are looking for even faster without having to use your navigation menus.

Example of predictive search being enabled.

Search Includes

Under Search includes, you can choose which of the following items appear in your search functionality:

  • Products

  • Pages

  • Articles

  • Collections

Products

Select Products to display the products that match your customer's search.

Products enabled within predictive search.

Pages

Select Pages to display pre-existing pages that match your customer's search.

Pages enabled within predictive search.

You can add pages through your Shopify admin settings.

  1. Within your Shopify admin, go to Online store > Pages.

  2. Select Add page.

To learn more about making pages, read Shopify's help documentation here.

Articles

Select Articles to display blog posts that match your customer's search.

Articles enabled within predictive search.

To learn more about Blog posts, please read our guide below:

Collections

Select Collections to display the collections that match your customer's search.

Collections enabled through predictive search.

Products

‚ÄčIf you have enabled Products within your predictive text, you also have the option to display the vendor and the price within these search results.

Show Vendor

By selecting Show vendor, the product's vendor will be displayed above the product name.

Vendor appearing within product search results.

A product's vendor can be edited through its product page.

Steps

  1. Within your Shopify admin, go to Products.

  2. Select your product to access its product page, and go to Organization.

  3. Use the Vendor entry field.

Show Price

By selecting Show price, the price of the product will be displayed below the product name.

Price appearing within product search results.