Your safety is important to us. If you notice any suspicious emails that appear to come from Shopify, please forward them to safety@shopify.com. Visit the Help Center page on phishing for more information.

Pages

If you have a Shopify online store, then you can create webpages in your Shopify admin. Webpages contain information that rarely changes or that customers will reference often, such as an "About Us" page, or a "Contact Us" page:

Pages

You can also add a blog to your online store for content that you'll be updating regularly, or if you want to encourage feedback.

Add a new webpage to your online store

To create a new webpage:

  1. Click Add page. You will be taken to a new webpage editor.

  2. In the webpage editor, enter a Title and Content in the text boxes provided.

    Be descriptive and clear when choosing your webpage title. The webpage title is displayed in the tab or title bar of browsers. It is also used as the title in search engine results. Learn more about website SEO.

  3. In the Visibility field, you can choose whether you want your webpage to be published or not. By default, your new webpage will be visible when you click Save. Select the Hidden option if you want your new webpage to be hidden from your online store, or click Set a specific publish date to control when your webpage is published:

    Create page 2

  4. Click Save.

Note

Even if your new webpage is visible, it won't appear in your online store navigation automatically. You'll need to add a link to it in a menu.

Add content to a webpage

The rich text editor displays text in the Content field in the same style that it will display online. You can format your text and change the text color by choosing options in the rich text editor. You can also insert links, tables, images), and videos into a webpage. Learn more about the rich text editor.

To edit the HTML code for the page, click the Show HTML button to view the HTML and make changes:

Click show html

Make sure that you click Save whenever you make a change to the webpage content that you want to keep.

Tip

You can embed media on a webpage in your online store, including videos, gifs, and posts from your WordPress, Tumblr, or Blogger blog.

You can add a link to a webpage to direct customers to another webpage in your online store or elsewhere on the internet:

  1. In the Content field, enter text to transform into a link:

    Links 1
  2. Highlight the link text and click the Insert link button:

    Links 2
  3. Enter a web address in the Link to field. Enter a descriptive Link title to help with search engine optimization and accessibility.

  4. Click Save.

Add a Google map to a webpage

You can add a Google map for an address to a webpage in your online store. For example, it's a good idea to add a map to your About us page to show your retail location:

  1. In Google Maps, enter the address you want to map.

  2. Click the Share icon to open sharing options. To make a map display on your webpage, you need to embed it by copying a piece of code to the HTML for the webpage.

  3. Click Embed map to create your embed code:

    Embed google maps code
  4. Choose the map size you want, then copy the code in the text box. The code begins with <iframe src= and is a tag written in HTML which embeds the map.

  1. Click the title of the webpage where you want to display your map.

  2. In the Content toolbar, click the Show HTML button to view HTML code for your webpage:

    Click show html
  3. Paste the code you copied from Google Maps into the Content box. You can embed the map at the bottom of your webpage by pasting the code after any existing content, or elsewhere on your webpage.

  4. Click Show Editor to switch back to the webpage editor from the HTML viewer and preview your map.

  5. Click Save.

Edit a webpage

You can edit a webpage in Shopify if you want to correct typos, add new information, or make changes to content.

To edit a webpage:

  1. Click the title of the webpage you want to edit.

  2. Make your changes to the existing webpage content or settings.

  3. Click Save. Visit the webpage in your online store to make sure the changes appear. You might have to reload the browser to view saved changes.

Edit the search engine listing for a webpage

You can edit the way that your webpage appears in search engine results to help customers find your webpage and encourage them to click the link.

To change the search engine listing:

  1. Click the name of the webpage to edit.

  2. In the Search engine listing preview section, click Edit website SEO:

    Edit website SEO button
  3. In the Page title field, enter a descriptive title. This title will display as a link in search engine results. You can enter up to 55 characters in the title.

  4. Enter a description for the search engine listing. Make sure to include relevant keywords to help new customers find your link, and to include your business name. You can enter up to 160 characters in the description.

  5. In the URL and handle section, you can edit the web address. In most cases, you won't need to make changes to the web address. If you do make changes, then make sure that you set up URL redirects from the old web address. The URL can't contain any spaces. Handles are used in theme design.

  6. Click Save.

Delete a webpage

You can delete a single webpage in the webpage editor:

  1. Click the Delete page button on the webpage you want to delete.

  2. A confirmation box will appear. Click Delete.

  3. If the webpage you've deleted is linked anywhere in your store's navigation, then remove the link.

You can also use Bulk actions to delete more than one page at a time.

Publish or unpublish webpages in bulk

You can easily control the webpages that are published to your online store using the bulk action drop-down menu in Shopify. This lets you publish or unpublish many webpages at once, which is beneficial if you're coming to Shopify from another ecommerce platform or website, or if you're uploading a series of pre-written documents.

Publish webpages in bulk

You can publish more than one webpage at once using Bulk actions:

  1. Check the box next to each webpage that you want to publish in bulk. The Bulk actions drop-down menu will appear:

    Publish bulk 1
  2. Click the Bulk actions drop-down menu, then select Publish selected pages.

    You should now be able to view your webpages on your online store.

  3. Add a link to your new webpages in a menu, so customers will be able to find them.

Unpublish webpages in bulk

You can unpublish more than one webpage at once using Bulk actions:

  1. Check the box next to the webpages that you want to unpublish from your online store. The Bulk actions drop-down menu will appear.

    Publish bulk 1
  2. Click the Bulk actions drop-down menu, then select Unpublish selected pages.

    Your webpages should now be removed from your website.

  3. Remove links to your webpages from menus.

Want to discuss this page?

Visit the Shopify Community

Ready to start selling online with Shopify?

Try it free