Updates, tips and notes on design and code
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There'll be times that you might want to use the "type" setting for a Shopify storefront search to change how content is shown in search.liquid.
There's no built in Liquid method to return the querystring values in a url with Shopify Liquid. There is a hacky way to get those values right now but it's far from being something I'd want to see used on a live production site - let's explore it.
For some stores the map on the Shopify Order status page can actually add confusion - especially if you don't ship products and are pickup only. There's a simple enough way to hide the map so let's peek at some code to do it.
The cycle Liquid filter is useful when you need to output a series of known string parameters in a sequential order loop. One thing cycle doesn't do is give you the ability to use dynamic amounts of assigned variable data - let's look at a quick way to do something just like it.
There's going to be times when you want to show a list of the most recents articles (posts) from all your Shopify Blogs combined - not just pulling the latest ones from a single Blog. Since I saw the question pop up on the ecommerce forums again, I grabbed a vodka and wrote some code.
There's plenty of Shopify ecommerce stores out there that only have a few products, but those products have many variants. The drawback to this approach is that collection pages can look a little sparse but let's fix that with some simple theme edits.