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How Do I Change the Copyright Footer in Shopify?

Last updated on December 11, 2022 @ 12:57 pm

There are a few ways to change the copyright footer in Shopify. One way is to use the Customize Theme editor.

To do this, go to Online Store > Themes > Customize.

Go to customize theme shopify

In the Customize Theme editor, click on the Footer section. From here, you can change the text in the Copyright Footer field.

Customize theme footer shopify

Another way to change the copyright footer is by editing the code directly. To do this, go to Online Store > Themes > Edit Code.

Edit theme code shopify

In the Edit Code editor, click on the Layout directory. From here, open up the “theme.liquid” file. And click the footer arrow link to proceed.

Click the footer arrow shopify

Then, find the line of code that says {{ powered_by_link }}.

Find copyright & powered by link shopify

You will want to change this line of code to read {{ powered_by_link }} | {% include ‘copyright’ %}. This will pull in a file called copyright.liquid, which you will need to create. To do this, click the Add a new asset link and select Create a new asset. Name the file copyright.liquid and click Create Asset.

Create copyright liquid shopify

Then, paste in the following code:

Copyright © {{ shop.domain }}

All rights reserved.

Paste copyright code shopify

Click Save, and you’re done!

PRO TIP: If you are not comfortable working with HTML and Liquid code, we recommend that you reach out to a Shopify Expert to help you make these changes.
Morgan Bash

Morgan Bash

Technology enthusiast and Co-Founder of Women Coders SF.