Display your author name, recent articles and add a sidebar image on your dedicated blog page to really bring your blog alive.

The way blogs are shown using the Shopify platform can be a bit confusing when first delving into how things work, however, there are really only blogs and their contained articles, which are displayed in the following way:

Homepage blog section

Lists articles from one blog.

Our help document on this section is available here:

Blog page

Explained in this help document you are currently reading (a dedicated page which lists articles within a single blog):

Article page

Shown, for example when you click through to a single article from a blog page.

Find the blogs page

You can add your blogs page here:

  1. Admin

  2. Online store → Themes → Customise

  3. From the page dropdown selector, choose "Blogs":

  4. From the left-hand-side, choose "Blog pages":

Customise the Blog page

Firstly, head to your blogs page as outlined above, under “Find the blogs page” and you will be presented with the following:

Show author name

Toggle between hidden / visible:

Add and remove your sidebar image here. Your image will display on the right-hand side, at the top:

This links the sidebar image to a URL of your choice.

Show tags

Toggle between hidden / visible:

You can add tags if needed:

  1. Admin

  2. Online store → blog posts

  3. Click through to a blog post

  4. Add tags here:

Show 'Recent articles'

Toggle between hidden / visible:

Show dates

Toggle the publishing dates for posts.