Out of the Sandbox – Blog & Article Page Setup

Sunday, September 15, 2019

A helpful guide to configuring your Blog and Article pages, using the built-in theme settings.

Out of the Sandbox Shopify Themes Available here: https://outofthesandbox.com/collections/themes

00:00 Introduction
00:25 Applicable theme versions (Responsive 5.1, Mobilia 4.3, Retina 3.2, Parallax 2.4)
01:15 Examples of blog pages from different themes/demos
02:45 Anatomy of a blog post
03:55 Suggested Featured Image dimensions :
minimum: 1000px X 500px
for full width banners (minimum width): 1400px X 700px
ideal: 1400px X 500px
04:50 Blog theme settings
05:10 Varying layouts
05:20 Blog page features (enable/disable)
06:30 Article page features (enable/disable)
07:07 Sidebar
08:30 Banner image height difference between themes
09:00 Home Page blog feature
09:26 Helpful blog resources
https://www.shopify.ca/blog/13329281-why-every-ecommerce-business-needs-a-blog-and-9-ideas-to-get-you-started

http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/the-benefits-of-business-blogging-ht
10:00 Conclusion
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4 Comments

  1. Angelo Marchelletta says:

    So overlooked its ridiculous, people want fast money or they quit lol thanks so much for putting effort into your blog section 🙏

  2. Chey D says:

    This was posted years ago and it is still offering a lot of value for new customers. Thanks.

  3. Andrew Rubio says:

    Another very helpful video! thanks so much!

  4. Teresa Brenay says:

    Great video! Are some of the features only available when the page is live? We are switching our page over and some of the buttons are not in the Blog tab, such as 'Articles per Row.'

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