# Collection banner

This guide describes setting up the Collection banner section.

Use the section to display a banner, with navigation links, on a Collection page.

An example Collection banner section on a store's Collection page.

The previous image shows a Collection banner section on a store’s Collection page. In the section’s settings, the banner is set to Display on card. The section contains a navigation menu with links to the store’s Home page collections.

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

# Set up a collection banner section

To set up a Collection banner section:

  1. Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, select Collections > Default collection.

    Note

    The section is available only on the Collections > Default collection page template.

  2. From the side menu, select Collection banner.

    The Collection banner section selected in Theme editor.
  3. Select a setting described in the following table.

Setting name Description
Display on card Select the checkbox Display on card to show/ hide a card behind the section. Refer to Shopify help: Cards (opens new window)
Show collection title Select the checkbox Show collection title to show/ hide collection title text inside the section. With this setting enabled, the collections’ title text is displayed on the banner.
Show collection description Select the checkbox Show collection description to show/ hide the collection description text inside the section. With this setting enabled, the collections’ description text is displayed on the banner.
Show collection image Select the checkbox Show collection image to show/ hide collection images inside the section.
Collection image style Select the radio buttons Collection image style to set a style for the collection images inside the section to Inset (narrow width) or Full width.
Crop Use the Crop dropdown to set an image cropping style for the images inside the section. The dropdown options are: No crop, Square, Portrait, Landscape, Super wide, and Letterbox.
Collection menu Use the following Collection menu selector options to set up a navigation menu inside the section. For example, add a menu for navigating your store’s collections. This menu won’t show dropdown items.
  • To add a menu, choose Select menu, and then select a menu from your store. Then, choose Select.
  • To create a menu, follow the Create menu link to create and add a new menu in Shopify admin. Select the newly added menu, and then choose Select.
  • To replace a menu, choose Change > Change menu, and then select or create a menu.
  • To remove a menu, select Change > Remove menu.
Refer to Shopify help: Menus and links (opens new window)
Color > Color scheme Use the Color scheme dropdown to set the section’s color scheme to Primary, Secondary, Tertiary or Quaternary. Refer to Colors.
Color > 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.

# Configure a block within a collection banner section

A default Collection banner section contains no blocks. To configure a block inside the section:

  1. Go to Customize theme. At the top of the page, use the dropdown to select the Collections > Default collection page template.

  2. From the side menu, expand the Collection banner 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 Collection banner's Add block menu in Theme editor.

    Note

    Inside the 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 setting described in the following table.

Block name Block description Block setting(s)
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.