This guide describes setting up the Popup section.
Use the section to display a small temporary window over your store's pages. The popup is typically used to contain promotional and advertising messages for your store's visitors.
In the previous video, on the right, the Popup section menu is displayed in Theme editor. Inside the menu, the Enable popup checkbox option is toggled
off to show/hide the Popup section on the store's homepage.
For general guidance with modifying sections, refer to Sections overview, and Shopify help: Sections and blocks
Set up the popup section
To set up your store's popup section:
Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select the Home page template.
The popup section is accessible from all page templates, excluding the Checkout, Password, and Gift card page templates.
From the side menu, select Popup.
Select a section setting described in the following table.
|Section setting name||Description|
|Enable popup||Select the Enable popup checkbox to show/hide the section.|
|Delay||Adjust the Delay slider to set a delay between |
|Frequency||Adjust the Frequency slider to set the number of days before a closed popup reappears. The minimum slider value is |
|Content > Image||Use the following Content > Image selector options to set up an image inside the section. The image is not displayed on mobile devices.Use the following Image selector options to set up an image inside the section. |
|Content > Image > Connect dynamic source||To display an image from a dynamic source, select the Connect dynamic source icon beside the Image selector, and then choose a metafield to add. Refer to Shopify help: Metafields|
|Content > Image position||Select the Image position radio buttons to position the image to the Left or Right, inside the section.|
|Content > Heading||In the Heading box, enter text to display as a title inside the section.|
|Content > Text||In the Text box, enter (body) text to display inside the section. Format the text using the Text editor pane|
|Content > Call to action||Select the Call to action radio buttons to set the type of prompt to display inside the section. The options are Newsletter signup or Button.|
Inside the section, Newsletter signup prompts visitors to subscribe to your store's newsletter. Subscribers' email addresses are added to your store's "accepts marketing" list. To manage your customers' details, follow the customers list link to the Customers page in your store's admin. Refer to Shopify help: Managing customers
The Button option adds a button inside the section.
|Content > Button link||In the Link box, enter a URL or select a store page to link to. The link is displayed inside the section. To remove a link, select the X icon inside the Link box. To use the link, set the Call to action dropdown to Button.|
|Content > Button text||In the Button text box, enter text to display as a button label inside the section. To use the label, set the Call to action dropdown to Button.|