# Testimonials

This guide describes setting up your store’s Testimonials section. Use the section to display a text area that contains comments from customers, clients, and staff about your store’s products and services.

In the following image, a testimonials section is displayed at the top of a store’s homepage. The section contains three examples of testimonials from the store’s customers.

A Testimonials section on an example store's home page.

For general guidance with modifying sections, refer to Sections overview.

# Set up a testimonials section

To set up a testimonials section:

  1. Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select a template that contains a testimonials section. For example, select the Home page template.

    Note

    The testimonials section can be added into any page, except Checkout and Giftcard pages. To add a testimonials section into the current page, select Add section > Testimonials. Refer to Shopify help: Add a section (opens new window).

  2. From the side menu, select Testimonials.

    The Testimonials section selected in the Theme editor side menu.
  3. Select a section setting described in the following table.

Section setting name Description
Heading Use the Heading box to enter text to display as a title for the section.
Text style Select the Text style dropdown to apply the Theme’s Heading or Body text style to text inside the section.
Text size Use the Text size dropdown to set a size for text inside the section. The dropdown options are S = small, M = medium, M / desktop L = medium on smaller displays and large on desktop displays, M / desktop XL = medium on smaller displays and extra large on desktop displays, and M / desktop 2XL = medium on smaller displays and two times extra large on desktop displays. Refer to Typography.
Text align Select the Text align dropdown to set a position for the text inside the section. The options are Left and Center.
Color > Color scheme Use the Color scheme dropdown to set the section’s color scheme to Primary, Secondary or Tertiary. Refer to Colors.
Theme settings Select Theme settings to access additional settings for the section. Refer to Section theme settings menu.
Remove section Select Remove section to delete the section from the current page template.
The Testimonials section menu in Theme editor.

# Configure a testimonial in a testimonials section

A default testimonials section contains three testimonials (blocks). To configure a testimonial block inside a testimonials section:

  1. Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select a template that contains a testimonials section.

  2. From the side menu, expand the Testimonials section menu.

  3. To configure an existing testimonial block, select the Testimonial block from the side menu.

    To add a new testimonial block, select Add testimonial, and then select the Testimonial block you added.

    The add testimonial block menu in Theme editor.

    Note

    Inside a testimonials section, you can add, remove, show/ hide, or move blocks. Refer to Configure blocks inside a section, or Shopify help: Sections and blocks (opens new window).

  4. Apply a block setting described in the following table.

Block setting name Description
Quote In the Quote box, enter text to display as a comment inside the block . Enter a comment from a customer, client or staff member about your store’s products and services. Format the text using the text editor pane.
Source In the Source box, enter a name to display inside the block as the source of the comment/ quote.
Remove block Select Remove block to delete the block from the current section.
The Testimonial block settings menu in Theme editor.