The blog feature is a new beta feature released by SHOPLINE. It allows merchants to create and manage their blogs together with their shops.
* You can get the feature in Apps Store
Confirm your plan of store and start using it
in the upper right corner of the store backstage, go to "Hello, OOO" > "My Subscription & Billing" to view the store's plans and modules.
- If you see the screen below, there are "Paid" and "Module" in the "Plan Subscription" section. Please confirm whether your store has an "e-Commerce" plan. If so, you can go to step 2 to set it up.
- If you see the screen below, the "Plan" in the "Current Plan" is Basic, Advanced, Premium, O2O, or Enterprise. Please confirm whether your store has a "Premium/O2O/Enterprise".
If so, please go to "App" > "App Store" in the left menu to install the feature.
Login to your admin panel > Click "Blog" in the main menu on the left
Once activated, you will see the posts page with a default blog post for reference
To add a new post, click "Add"
You can customize the post title such as brand story, latest product release, etc, and write relevant content in post content. If you need to add in HTML snippets, please press </> before you add in the codes.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) title and description not only will be reflected in search engine results but also used as blog posts' snippet preview.
If you edit the blog post title and content later on, please remember to update the title and description under SEO section to sync up all contents.
Once you have completed all sections, click "Add"
After clicking "Add", you can now view your post in the blogs page in your storefront (http://www.YOURDOMAIN.com/blog/posts), format shown as follow:
Go to SHOPLINE Admin Panel > "Menu Navigation" > "Add" > choose "Page" and select with "Blog Posts" type.
- Menu item type: Page
- Select Page/ Category/ Blog Post: Blog Posts
Remarks: If you wish to add back the blog link to your shop's menu navigation