Eight Themes Support Documentation

How to set up a Cross sell section with metafields


The Cross sells section can be added to the product page. By using metafields you can promote up to eight further products that are relevant to each of your individual products. You can follow our handy guide to set up this section.


Note: You can also add cross sell products to your Product form which you can do following this guide.


Step 1: Define a Cross Sell metafield

You can create a dynamic Cross Sell block by adding metafields to your products.

  1. Within your Shopify admin, go to Settings.
  2. Go to Metafields.
  3. Select Products and click Add definition.Untitled.png
  4. Provide a name of cross_sell.
  5. Provide a key of Products
  6. From the content type select Product and List of Products.Untitled__1_.png
  7. Save your changes

Step 2: Assign metafields to your products

You can now assign your metafields to your products.

  1. Within your Shopify settings, go to Products.
  2. Select the relevant product.
  3. Scroll down to the metafield option and select the metafield you defined above.
  4. From here, you can select the product that you want to be displayed in the cross sell section.
  5. Save your changes

Step 3: Set up Cross Sells on your store

Next, you can set up the Cross Sell section on your product page.

  1. Within the theme editor, navigate to your product page.
  2. Add a Cross sells section
  3. Save your changes and you should see your cross sell products in the section if you are previewing a product that has cross sell products assigned.

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