Learn to create a functional footer to feature important information of your Shopify store

The footer is the section of content at the bottom of a web page. The footer menu typically contains quick links to your homepage, about us page, blogs page, contact page, policy page, etc.

A great website footer will help visitors navigate your site, leading to a greater eCommerce experience.


  1. In the theme editor (Customize), click Footer

  2. Locate and add suitable blocks

  3. Save

General settings

1. Design

You can change the layout and container type for your footer section. Minimog provides 3 layouts for the footer section that shuffle the position of addons, payment icons, and copyright text.

Enable/disable borders between blocks by ticking/unticking the box.

A copyright notice informs the public that the work is protected by copyright. To know more about copyright, see Copyright.

3. Add-ons

Like the header, this element provides extra information for the store footer such as social icons, language selector, etc. by ticking/unticking the corresponding checkboxes.

4. Follow on Shop

Follow on Shop allows customers to follow your store on the Shop app.

Customers who follow your store can receive personalized recommendations and notifications about your products, creating a more personalized shopping experience for your customers.

Follow on Shop button is available on Minimog version 3.5.0 and above (see Changelog).

To enable the Follow on Shop button, you must have the Shop channel installed, and Shop Pay activated on your store.

5. Payment methods

Providing various purchasing methods makes checkout easier for your customers and enhances your brand perception. To see how to set up alternative payment methods for your store, see Payments.

Enable/disable showing payment icons by ticking/unticking the checkbox. You can use payment icons by image or leave the option blank to show the original payment icons.

Block settings

Add suitable blocks to your store footer as per your requirements. You can add up to 5 blocks.

1. Menu

Display the existing menu you created in Shopify admin > Navigation. To create menus, see Menu.

2. About

Use this block to display your store contact: store email address, phone number, and social icons.

To add or update store contact information, go to Theme settings > Store contact.

3. Newsletter

Use the newsletter signup form to collect your customers' email addresses for email marketing campaign purposes.

  • Change the title, description, and email placeholder and show icon input if you wish to.

  • The submit button can also be changed with the Button label (text/icon - leave the field blank), Button position (Same line input field/Under input field - Only with bordered form style), and Button style (Plain button/Secondary button/Primary button).

  • There are 2 different Form styles (Bordered/Minimal), you can choose the one that is suitable for your website. Moreover, you can also enable/disable the social link and "Terms & conditions" checkbox. Container width also can be adjusted to fit the footer.

For example:

  • The block can be enabled/disabled the Order first and Open by default options on the mobile.

4. Custom content

Display additional info or needed material using the blank fields.

5. Spacing

You can use this block to adjust the space between existing columns

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