The Related Products feature has become deprecated in the most recent updates to our themes and replaced with Shopify's Recommended Products feature.
Related Products is only available in the Turbo theme (before version 4.2.0), Responsive theme (before version 7.1.0), Mobilia theme (before version 6.1.0), Parallax theme (before version 3.6.0), Retina theme (before version 4.6.0), and Artisan theme (before version 1.2.0). In our most recent theme versions, Shopify's Recommended Products is available instead.
What theme version am I using?
Related products are simply other products from the same product collection.
In This Article
- How to enable related products
- How to specify your related products
- Shopify's product recommendations
How to enable related products
Head into Customize > Navigate to a Product page so your theme editor updates the sections > Under Products > Scroll down to Related Products > Check off "Show related products"
How to specify related products
If you would like a specific collection to be used for your product's related products, you can follow these instructions:
Create the related collection and make note of the collection's handle. The collection's handle can be seen by clicking 'Edit Website SEO' within the collection itself.
See below for an example:
More on collection handles here: find the collection handle →
Edit your product and add a new tag that specifies the collection's handle:
The products in this collection should now be displayed in the Related Products section.
For more dynamic and customer targeted related products, you could try the Recomatic Shopify app.
Shopify's product recommendations
Shopify's new 'product recommendations' feature is currently available in Responsive 7.1.0 and up, Mobilia 6.1.0 and up, Parallax 3.6.0 and up, Artisan 1.2.0 and up, Retina 4.6.0 and up, Turbo 4.2.0 and up, and Flex 1.0 and up This feature will replace the previous 'Related Products' method mentioned above. In order to make use of Shopify's product recommendations feature, you will need to update your theme.