Introduction

Cover Images allows you to select the image which best represents your page, product, or blog post. Cover images are shown on Collections, Store pages, and Blogs.

This is also the image that is displayed when you Share your page.

Tap any image to view at larger size.


In this article
  • Changing your Cover Image – video instructions
  • Cover Images
  • Crop Cover Image
  • Replace Cover Image
  • Save changes
  • Sharing your page

Changing your Cover Image – video instructions

  1. Design Editor > Theme > Collections panel 0:19
  2. Compare how Cover Images appear in Sierra, Albers and Amazon themes  0:36
  3. Go to Pages Editor 1:12
  4. Edit Cover Image for a Gallery Page 2:10
  5. Import an image from the same page 2:29
  6. Edit Cover Image from within the Page > Settings panel 3:07
  7. Preview Live Site for changes 3:51

Cover Images

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You can adjust the crop, scale, and position of your Cover Image at any time.

You can access from the Collections Page Editor.

Hover over top portion of thumbnail to activate the 'Edit Cover Image' pop-up.

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You can also edit the Cover Image of any page from the 'Pages Editor' > 'select page' > 'Settings' > 'Cover Image'.

Cover Images automatically match the aspect ratio of your Themes design. Learn how to modify your themes Collection layout in the Design Editor.


Crop Cover Image

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Tap 'Done' or 'Cancel' to exit.


Replace Cover Image

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Tap 'Change Cover Image'.

You can 'Upload' a new image or 'Import' from an existing page.

Tap 'Done' or 'Cancel' to exit.


Save changes

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Any changes you make within the Settings or Collections Page Editor will not be applied to your Live Site until you have tapped 'Save Changes' in the top-right corner.


Sharing your page

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The Cover Image will be used as the image shown when you share your page to Facebook, Twitter etc.


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