Step-by-Step Guide to Change the Background Color on Shopify

With Shopify, you can customize your store’s theme and design to match the colors and branding of your store. Changing your shop’s background color is a simple and easy process. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to customize your store’s background color in Shopify:

Step 1: Log into your Shopify store

The first step to changing your store’s background color is to log into your Shopify store. Once you have logged in, you will be taken to the main dashboard of your store.

Step 2: Access your theme settings

From your main dashboard, click on “Online Store” and select “Themes”. On the Themes page, you will have access to your store’s various theme settings.

Step 3: Customize design settings

From the Themes page, select the “Customize” button. This will open up the “Theme Settings” page. From the Theme Settings page, select the “Design” tab. Under the Design tab, you have several options to customize the background color of your store.

Step 4: Select background color

Scroll down to “Theme brightness” and select the color from the drop-down menu that you would like to use for your store’s background. Once you have selected a color, click the “Save” button at the bottom of the page.

Step 5: Review changes

Once you click “Save”, you will be taken to the main Themes page. On the Themes page, click on the “Preview” button next to your store’s theme. This will open a page that shows a preview of your store’s new background color. If you are happy with the changes, click the “Publish” button to save the changes.


What are the available colors I can select as my background color?

You can select any color from the color spectrum. You can also choose from preset colors such as teal, navy blue, light gray, and charcoal grey.

Can I change the background color of just one page on my store’s theme?

Yes, you can. To do this, you will need to go to the “Layout” tab under the “Theme Settings” page. From the Layout tab, you can select a background color for each page of your store.

Are there any free resources I can use to customize my store’s background color?

Yes, there are. Shopify offers free resources such as themes and tools that you can use to customize the colors of your store. You can find them under the “Themes” page on your store’s dashboard.

Does changing my store’s background color affect my store’s performance?

No, it does not. The only thing that changing the background color of your store will do is visually change the look of your store. It will not affect your store’s performance in any way.

Will using a custom background color make my store look professional?

Yes, it will. Customizing your store’s background color is an easy way to make your store look more professional and polished. You can use colors that match with your store’s branding or colors that complement your products.

What is the best way to make sure my store’s background color looks consistent across all pages?

The best way to ensure your store’s background color is consistent across all pages is to use the same color in the “Theme Brightness” option under the “Design” tab. This will ensure that the background color is consistent throughout your store.

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