# Feature text columns

This guide describes setting up the Feature text columns section.

Use the section to display text, arranged in columns, on a store page.

A Feature text columns section on a store's homepage in Theme editor.

The previous image shows a Feature text columns section in Theme editor, with the following section settings:

  • On the left, the Feature text columns section menu is displayed.
  • In the menu, three text columns blocks are enabled.
  • On the right, the section and blocks are displayed on the store’s homepage.

For general guidance with modifying sections, refer to Sections overview, and Shopify help: Sections and blocks (opens new window)

# Set up a feature text columns section

To set up a Feature text columns section:

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

    Note

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

  2. From the side menu, select Feature text columns.

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

Section setting name Description
Display blocks on cards Select the checkbox Display block on cards to show/ hide a card behind every block inside the section. Refer to Shopify help: Cards (opens new window)
Heading In the Heading box, enter text to display as a title inside the section.
Heading size Use the Heading size dropdown to set the section’s heading to use the same text size as Base, Template or Secondary text.
Subheading font Select the Subheading font radio buttons to set the style for the section’s subheading text to Heading or Body.
Color > Color scheme Use the Color scheme dropdown to set the color scheme for the section to Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, or Quaternary. Refer to Colors.
Use gradient for background Select the checkbox Use gradient for background to turn on/ off using a gradient as the section’s background.
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.

# Configure a block within a feature text columns section

A default Feature text columns section contains three text columns (blocks). To configure a block inside the section:

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

  2. From the side menu, expand the Feature text columns section menu.

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

    To add a new block, select Add block, choose a block to add, and then select the block you added.

    The Feature text columns' add block menu in Theme editor.

    Note

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

  4. Apply a block setting described in the Table: Feature text columns blocks.

# Table: Feature text columns blocks

The following table describes the blocks inside the Feature text columns section, and their corresponding settings.

The blocks indicated with an asterisk * are contained in a default Feature text columns section. To configure a block, refer to Configure a block within a feature text columns section.

Block name Block description Block setting(s)
Column * Displays text arranged in a column inside the section.
  • In the Heading box, enter text to display as a title (heading) inside the block.

  • In the Subheading box, enter text to display as a subheading inside the block. Format the text and add links using the Text editor panel.

  • Select Remove block to delete the block from the current section.
Background pattern Displays a stylistic pattern as a background inside the section. Refer to Background pattern.
Background shape Displays a stylistic shape as a background inside the section. Refer to Background shape.
Sticker Overlays the section with a stylized sticker. Refer to Stickers.
Shape divider Displays a stylized separator between the current section and the next/ previous section. Refer to Shape divider.