In this article, you will learn about Blog Posts element, one of Shopify elements in PageFly, and how to use it to grow traffic to your store.
About Blog Posts element
Blog Posts element lets you insert a single, or a list of blogs, from your Shopify store to a page. Above all, it promotes your brand story or announces an upcoming collection. As a result, it can increase conversion rate.
Even so, you can use the Blog Posts element to promote your blogs on other pages (ex. landing page).
Blog Posts element comes with 4 variations, covering most needs. Still, we will add more options soon to help you explore more design choices.
To start, let’s drag a variation to the Editor and explore it!
Blog Posts element setting
Blog Posts element offers many variables with editable layout, so you can achieve better conversion rate of the page.
In brief, you can select the element in Editor to see its variables.
Because the variables in General tab are specific for this element, you can explore them below.
However, those in Styling and Advanced tabs are similar to other elements. Read about them here.
|Blog||Select the blog category to show the posts|
|Limit Posts||Number of posts will be shown|
|Reverse||Reverse the order of columns|
|Columns||Choose how many columns to display blog posts|
|Layout||Choose how the post is displayed
|Image Size||Featured image size. Unit is pixel, left input is the width and right is the height.|
|Show Image||Show / Hide featured image|
|Show Meta||Show / Hide blog meta (date, author)|
|Show Read More||Show / Hide read more button|
|Show Excerpt||Show / Hide blog excerpt|
|Excerpt Length||Number of words to show. This field is available when Show Excerpt is enabled|