How to Embed RSS Widgets Into Shopify Website

Shopify is one of the most popular platforms for eCommerce. You can easily add dynamic content related to your products with RSS widgets. The widgets allow you to showcase industry news related to your product or promote your own content. If you’re looking for more information on how to create RSS widgets, check out this post. 

Below are the steps on how to embed widgets.

Embed RSS Widget Into Your Homepage

Go to your admin panel at Shopify and select Online Store from your sales channels list.

Shopify sidebar online store

Click on Themes, then Customize.

customize theme

Click the Add section button.

shopify add section

Select Custom content and click Select.

custom content

Custom content options will appear. If there isn’t a Custom HTML in the Content section, click the Add content button and add the element.

add custom HTML

At Custom HTML settings, paste the RSS widget code from RSS.app and set the container width. Your RSS feed is shown on the right. 

add widget code

Don’t forget to save the changes.

save changes

Embed RSS Widget Into a Specific Page

Go to your Shopify account and select Online Store from your sales channels list.

Shopify sidebar online store

Click on Pages, select the specific page you want to add the widget to, or add a new page.

add pages to shopify

At the Content, section click on the Show HTML button. 

Shopify add HTML to page

Enter the RSS widget code from RSS.app and click Save.

enter RSS widget code

To look at the result, click the View page.

shopify view page

Here is your embedded RSS widget on the page.

RSS widget on Shopify store page