In this article, you will learn about another Shopify element named Collection Description.
About Collection Description element
The Collection Description element is designed to present the description of your Shopify Collections on your page to increase your conversion rate. You can use the Collection Description element to promote your collections on any non-collection page or use it on a Collection page.
Access the Collection Description element
Step 1: Click on the 2nd icon in the Element Catalog which is the Add Shopify element function
Step 2: Click on the Collection Description element in the dropdown menu
Step 3: Drag and drop the element into the page editor and then start using it.
Collection Description element comes with two common variations but we will continue to add more variations to help you save time.
Note that you can search for this element by using the search function instead of finding it in the sidebar.
Collection Description element comes with plenty of parameters allowing you to fine-tune content appearance for the best possible conversion rate.
Select the element in the layout to see its parameters.
When you drag and drop the Collection Description element into the editor page, there are 2 choices of the Collection Source for you to choose from such as:
- Custom Collection
Note that if you are in the Collection Page and use the Collection Description element, then you can choose the Collection Source option. However, if you are on a Regular Page and use this element, the Collection Source option is disabled and the Custom Collection chosen by default.
If you choose Auto, then the Collection that was assigned when you created this Collection page will be displayed in the page editor. The Auto option is the default when you use the Collection Description element.
- On the Collection page:
2. On the Regular page:
| Description Display: 2 choices for your preferences: Full or Compact|| |
Show “More” Link: enable this option to show or compact the full description by clicking to the “More” text or “Less” text on the live page
You can get further information about ATTRIBUTES, VISIBILITY, ANIMATION parameters here
You can choose to style for the Collection Description
You can check more information about the Styling tab here