Why add a video in a slideshow?

Adding a slideshow to a Shopify store allows business owners to add images or videos to promote sales, new arrivals, or special events.

In this article

  1. How to upload a video for your Shopify store

  2. How to use a video in a slideshow


How to upload a video for your Shopify store

STEP 1

Go to your Shopify Admin and select Online Store.

Go to your Shopify Admin and select Online Store.

STEP 2

Select your Debutify Shopify theme, and click on Actions then Edit Code.

STEP 3

Scroll to the Assets folder and click on it to reveal the option to add a new asset.

STEP 4

Click on Choose File to upload a video file.

STEP 5

Click on Upload asset to save the video.


How to use a video in a slideshow

STEP 1

Go to your Shopify Admin and select Online Store.

Go to your Shopify Admin and select Online Store.

STEP 2

Select your Debutify Shopify theme, and click on Customize.

Select your Debutify 3.0 theme, and click on Customize.

STEP 3

On the Home page, click on the arrow to open the Slideshow menu giving you the option to add a slide.

click on the arrow to open the Slideshow menu giving you the option to add a slide.

STEP 4

Scroll to the video section and write the video file name as the Background video. Make sure the video file name is written in the same way it is saved in the Assets folder e.g. videoplayback.mp4.

Scroll to the video section to add a video.

STEP 5

Click Save to apply the changes.

Click Save to apply the changes.
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