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Password - content

This guide describes setting up the Password - content section. The section adds an "Opening Soon" content area to (password) protected store pages. Use the section to provide information about store content that's pending release. Refer to Shopify help: Password protection for your online store.

The following image shows a password content section on a store's password page. In the section's settings, a custom logo is uploaded. To allow visitors to subscribe to the store's newsletter, the checkbox option to Show newsletter signup is set to on. By enabling the checkbox option to Show social media sharing buttons, links to the store's social media are accessible from the section's Share area.

An example password content section on a store's homepage.

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

Set up a password content section

To set up a password content section:

  1. Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select Others > Password.


    The section is available only on password pages.

  2. From the side menu, select Content.

    The content section selected in Theme editor.

  3. Select a section setting described in the following table.

Section setting nameDescription
Logo imageUse the Logo image menu options to set up an image as a logo inside the section.
  • To add an image, choose Select Image, and then upload an image or select an image file from your store's file library.
  • To replace an image, choose Change > Change image, and then select or upload a new image.
  • To remove an image, select Change > Remove image.
Custom logo widthSelect the slider Custom logo width to set a size for the image inside the section between 20 and 450 pixels or px.
HeadingIn the Heading box, enter text to display as title text inside the section.
Newsletter > Show newsletter signupSelect the checkbox Show newsletter signup to show/ hide a form, inside the section, that prompts the customer to subscribe to your store's newsletter by using an email address.
Newsletter > Newsletter form headingIn the box Newsletter form heading, enter text to display as a title inside the newsletter form. Format the text using the text editor pane.
Newsletter > Tell your visitors about a launch day discountFollow the link Tell your visitors about a launch day discount to open a Shopify blog post about using discounts for marketing and promotion.
Newsletter > Newsletter placeholder textIn the box Newsletter placeholder text, enter text to display as a placeholder label for the email address entry field, inside the newsletter form.
Newsletter > Newsletter button textIn the box Newsletter button text, enter text to display as a label for the newsletter form's submit button.
Social sharing > Show social media sharing buttonsSelect the checkbox Show social media sharing buttons to show/ hide a Share list area, inside the section, so that visitors can share links to your store via social media. Refer to Social media.
Theme settingsSelect Theme settings to access additional settings for the section. Refer to Section theme settings menu.