Add shop metafield

The Add shop Metafield action adds a Metafield to the shop that triggers the workflow, or updates an existing Metafield on that shop.


The Add shop Metafield action contains the following fields.

Fields used in the Add shop Metafield action.
Field Description
Metafield namespace Required. A Metafield namespace is a container for a group of Metafields. Grouping Metafields within a namespace prevents your Metafields from conflicting with others.
Key Required. A key is an identifier for the Metafield value.
Value Required. The value is the information to be stored in the Metafield. The value is always stored as a string, regardless of the Metafield's type.
Type The data type of the Metafield's value.


The Add shop Metafield action can be used in any workflow.


Example of a workflow that adds a Metafield to a shop when a collection is created

In this example workflow, a Metafield is added to a shop when a collection is created in that shop.

API details

To learn more, review the MetafieldInput input object.

Ready to start selling with Shopify?

Try it free