Search page


The Search template controls settings and styles for the search results page.

Shopify | You can customize search results with Shopify's Search & Discovery app. Create custom filters, select result types, and add "synonym groups" to show relevant results. See Shopify's App guide ↗ to learn more.

Set up search page

The template includes preset sections and layout to get you started. In the theme editor, you can customize content, settings, and overall page design with theme sections.


In your theme editor (Customize):

  1. Use the Templates selector to open Other > Search.

  2. Under Template, click the Search section to open the settings.

    See the available Search page settings below.

  3. Click Save.

Settings reference


Number of columns on desktop

Display 3, 4, or 5 results per row on desktop screens.

Number of columns on mobile

Display either 1 or 2 results per row on mobile devices.

Number of rows on desktop

Display between 3 or 10 rows of results per page on desktop.

Show total number of results

Show the total number of results below the pagination. Ex: "You’re viewing 1-15 of 34 results"

Enable sorting

Allow customers to sort search results by relevance or price.

Enable filtering

Allow customers to filter search results by product options, type, price, availability, and more.

Enable sticky filter bar on desktop

Fix the filter bar to the top of the page to keep visible when scrolling.

Collapse filter groups on mobile

Show filter group tabs that reveal options when clicked.

Show swatch filters

Show product swatches in the filter bar. Swatches are enabled in Theme settings > Product.

his feature is separate from Shopify's Visual filters, which allows you to add visual swatches to filter options, separately from product variants.

Show chip filters

Show product chips in the filter bar. Chips are enabled in Theme settings > Product.

Chip layout

Choose how chips are displayed in the filter bar: 2 Columns, 3 Columns, or Natural.


Choose how customers navigate additional rows of products. Either Infinite, Click to load, or Paginated.

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