Navigation menus

You can view and change your online store navigation from the Navigation page in your Shopify admin.

Learn how to set up your navigation menus

I. Add a menu

  1. 1.
    From your Shopify admin, go to Online Store > Navigation.
  2. 2.
    On the Navigation page, click on the Add menu.
  3. 3.
    Enter a Title for the Menu.
  4. 4.
    Select + Add menu item > Enter a Name for the Menu item.
  5. 5.
    Click the Link field, and then enter a website address for an external website or select a link type.
  • Home - your online store's home page
  • Collections - a specific collection or all collections
  • Products - a specific product or all products
  • Pages - a webpage on your online store
  • Blogs - a blog on your online store
  • Blog posts - a blog post on your online store
  1. 6.
    Click Add to save your menu item.
  2. 7.
    Click Save menu.

II. Edit a menu

  1. 1.
    Click the name of the menu.
  2. 2.
    In the Menu items section, click Edit beside the name of the item.
  3. 3.
    Make any changes:
    • To change the name of the menu item, enter text in the Name field.
    • To change the destination of the menu item, click the ⓧ in the Link field, and then enter or select a new destination.
  4. 4.
    Click Apply changes.
  5. 5.
    Click Save menu.

III. Change the display order of menu items

  • Click the title of the menu that you want to reorder.
  • Click and hold the handle icon (⠿) beside the menu item, and then drag the menu item to another position
  • Click Save menu.
Note: Efficient and intuitive navigation is crucial for allowing your customers to explore your products or services effortlessly. Utilize options like dropdown menus, or mega-menus to organize your store’s categories and subcategories logically.
Dropdown menu

IV. Remove a menu

  • From your Shopify admin, go to Online Store > Navigation.
  • Click Delete menu beside the menu item that you want to remove.
  • Click Delete to confirm.
  1. 1.
    Link to the Header
  • Select Header on the left sidebar to start editing the section.
  • On the right sidebar, look for the “Menu” section. Select Change > Change menu.
  • Select the menu you created earlier.
  • Click Save.
  1. 2.
    Link to the Footer
  • To add a block, hit the “Add block” button on the left sidebar in the Theme editor and select the Menu block type.
  • A new block will be added and named Quick links by default.
  • Change the block's name and pick the menu you have prepared.
  • Click Save.
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