To learn more about how Shopify blogs work, check out their Writing blog posts article.
We want to make a couple of recommendations, so you can get the most out of the blog posts section.
Add featured images to all of your blog posts.
You can do this when adding or editing the blog post. See Shopify’s Add an image to a blog post documentation for instructions.
Add excerpts for all of your blog posts.
You can add excerpts when you add or edit the blog post. See Shopify’s Display an excerpt from a blog post documentation for instructions.
If you don’t do this, Ira automatically adds a preview of the first few sentences and then trails off with a …
To add a blog posts section:
From your theme’s “Customize” screen, choose Home page from the pages drop-down menu at the top of the screen.
Scroll down the list of home page settings until you see the Add section button.
Choose Blog posts from the list of sections, and press the Add button.
This opens the blog posts section settings.
Add some Heading text, which is displayed above the section.
Choose a Blog to pull blog posts from.
Choose how many Posts per row you want to display, and then how many Rows you want to display at maximum.
Use the Back to settings (<) button to go back to all of the home page settings again. Use the drag handles to rearrange the order of your home page sections:
Use the Save button in the top-right corner when you are finished editing.
The following settings are available for the blog posts section:
We recommend keeping this to a just a few words long.