Add, remove, and edit menu items

Modified on: Fri, 19 Jul, 2019 at 10:59 AM


There are two types of default menus built in every ShopBase store:

  •  Main menu: apprears on every page of the online store and usally has items listed across the width of the header. These menu items can be turn into drop-down menus to add subcategories to your menu. 
  •  Footer menu: displayed at the bottom of every page. It acts as a plae to add more information that your customer may want to see once they've reached the end of the page (FAQ, shipping and refund policies and contact information...)

On this page:

A. Add a menu item

B. Edit a menu item

C. Change the display order of menu items

D. Remove a menu item


A. Add a menu item

Walkthrough:

1. Start on your Shopbase Admin and click Online Store > Navigation.

2On the Navigation page, click the title of the menu that you want to edit.

3. Click Add menu item.

4. Enter a title for the menu item. This title displays in the menu, and can include special characters or emoji.

5. Click the Link field, and then select a link type or enter a website address for an external website:

  • 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
  • Policies - one of your store policies

To create an email link, use the format mailto:youremail@example.com.

6. If you selected a link type, then select a specific destination. When you select Home, the destination is automatically set to your online store's home page.

7. Click Save menu.


B. Edit a menu item

Walkthrough:

1. From your ShopBase admin, go to Online Store > Navigation.

2. Click the title of the menu that includes the item.

3. In the Menu items section, click Edit beside the name of the item.

4. 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 x in the Link field, and then enter or select a new destination.

5. Click Apply changes.

6. Click Save menu.


C. Change the display order of menu items

The menu items display on your online store in the order that they are listed.

Walkthrough:

1. From your ShopBase admin, go to Online Store > Navigation.

2. Click the title of the menu that you want to reorder.

3. Click and hold the handle icon beside the menu item, and then drag the menu item to another position:

4. Click Save menu.


D. Remove a menu item

You can remove a menu item to delete it from your online store navigation. When you remove a menu item that has items nested below it in a drop-down menu, the nested menu items are also removed and the drop-down menu is removed from your online store navigation.

Walkthrough:

1. From your Shopify admin, go to Online Store > Navigation.

2. Click the title of the menu that you want to reorder.

3. Click the trash can beside the menu item that you want to remove.

4. Click OK to confirm.


If you need our assistance with the steps, don't hesitate to shoot an email. We are here to help!

ShopBase team.


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