How to enable the recommended products section in Shopify
In the previous instruction, you knew about the method to modify the theme code. However, if you want to add or remove some items, how would you do? In order to answer this question, this tutorial will give you steps to enable the recommended products section.
Table of content
- What enabling the recommended product section is
- The attention of the tutorial
- How to enable the recommended products section in the sectioned theme
- How to enable the recommended products section in the non-sectioned theme
What enabling the recommended product section is
The theme code allows you to add more items in a collection to suggest customers. Enabling the recommended product section helps you to activate the function of product recommendation. To show the product, you need to enable it in the theme code.
The attention of the tutorial
Before you follow the tutorial, you should clarify which theme you are using, whether it is sectioned or non-sectioned theme. The sectioned theme is a new theme allowing you to create and arrange the layout of your e-store’s websites while the non-sectioned theme is an older one published before October 2016 without Section directory. Therefore, to check which theme you are using, you go to Edit code page, if files exist in Section directory, it means that sectioned theme is being utilized or vice versa.
In addition, a sectioned theme will show two tabs at the top of editor titled Sections and General Settings while a non-sectioned theme has only one column in theme editor consisting of tools or functions like general, colors and fonts, headers, footers, collection pages and so one.
How to enable the recommended products section in the sectioned theme
These steps are applied to both desktop and iPhone/Android.
Step 1: Access the Theme editor and click on the Theme preview to go to a product page.
Step 2: Click Related products in theme editor panel to view the settings.
Step 3: Open the Show related products checkbox.
Step 4: Click Save.
How to enable the recommended products section in the non-sectioned theme
Repeat the same procedure mentioned in sectioned theme.
In conclusion, we hope that the tutorial will help you customize items or products that you want to show on your product page. The instruction assists you in managing your marketing campaign and boosting your website administration. Follow these steps and you are able to activate the recommended products.