Theme settings for Boundless

You can use theme settings to customize the colors and typography on your online store. You can also set up links to your social media accounts, edit your cart settings, and add a favicon.

Boundless includes the following theme settings:

Colors

You can choose the colors for the different parts of your online store.

Customize your color settings

  1. Next to Boundless, click Customize.

  2. Click Theme settings.

  3. Click Colors.

  4. For each type of content, click the color swatch to use the color picker. The Recently selected area shows colors that you have recently selected for your theme. The Currently used area shows colors that you are currently using in other parts of your theme.

    To set the color to transparent, click None.

  5. Click Save.

Typography

You can set the font style and size for the text on your online store.

Customize your typography settings

  1. Next to Boundless, click Customize.

  2. Click Theme settings.

  3. Click Typography.

  4. For each type of text, click Change to use the font picker.

  5. Explore fonts by using the search field, or by clicking Load more.

    To see all of the available fonts, see Shopify's font library.

  6. Click the name of the font that you want to use.

  7. To change the font to a different style, such as bold or italic, click Regular. Next, click the style that you want to use, and then click Select.

  8. Click Save.

Cart

Boundless lets you customize your cart page by selecting the cart type and enabling order notes from the customer.

The Boundless theme supports 2 cart types:

  • Page redirects customers to your cart page when an item is added to the cart.

  • Drawer opens a drawer on the side of the page when items are added to a cart and prompts the user to proceed to the checkout page.

Boundless also includes an option to let your customers send you special instructions with their order.

To set cart options in Brooklyn:

  1. Click Theme settings.

  2. Click Cart page.

  3. Select a cart type from the Cart type list.

  4. If you want to allow customers to provide order notes at checkout, then check Enable order notes.

  5. Click Save.

Social media

You can add social sharing buttons for your products and blog posts, and links to your social media accounts.

To customize the social media settings:

  1. Next to Boundless, click Customize.

  2. Click Theme settings.

  3. Click Social media.

  4. To upload a social sharing image, in the Social sharing image area, click Select image or Explore free images.

  5. To add links to your social media accounts, in the Accounts area, enter the links to your accounts in the fields provided. Enter full links, such as https://instagram.com/shopify, or https://twitter.com/shopify.

    Links to your social media accounts show in the footer of your online store.

  6. To add social sharing buttons to your products and blog posts, in the Sharing options area, check any or all of the checkboxes.

    You can add the following sharing buttons:

    • Share on Facebook
    • Tweet on Twitter
    • Pin on Pinterest (not available for blog post sharing)
  7. Click Save.

Favicon

You can upload a favorites icon, or a "favicon", which can help brand your online store by displaying your logo in the following locations:

  • your web browser tab
  • your web browser's history
  • icons on your desktop
  • next to your online store name when it is bookmarked.

To upload a favicon:

  1. Click the Theme settings tab.

  2. Click Favicon.

  3. In the Favicon image area, click Select image, and then do one of the following:

    • To select an image you have already uploaded to your Shopify admin, click the Library tab.
    • To select an image from your local computer, click the Library tab, and then click the plus button.
  4. Click Save.

Checkout

This section lets you customize your store's checkout. Click here for more information about your store's checkout page.

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