How to Install ShareThis Tools on Multiple Shopify Stores

By December 15, 2020

To add ShareThis tools across multiple Shopify stores, follow the steps below:

  1. Log in to your ShareThis platform account. If you don’t have a ShareThis account, sign up for free here.
  2. In the left navigation bar, click Settings and select + Add new domain under the Domains section.
  3. In the pop-up window, add the domain URL of your new Shopify store and click Add new domain.
  4. Now that you’ve added your new domain, select the Activate code button in the top right corner and click the Copy code button in the pop-up window. 
  5. Log into your Shopify website.
  6. In the left navigation bar, select Themes and click Customize.
  7. In the bottom left-hand corner, click Theme Actions followed by Edit Code.
  8. Copy and paste the unique ShareThis code that you copied from step 4 into the <head> section of your website.

Adding Inline ShareThis Tools

Inline tools require an extra snippet of code to work on your site. If you would like to install our inline share buttons or follow buttons on your website, you will need to add placement code wherever you want the tool to appear. 

  1. To add the ShareThis tool to your product page, follow the steps below: 
    • In the left navigation bar, select Themes and and click Customize.
    • In the bottom left-hand corner, click Theme Actions followed by Edit Code.
    • Within the Layout tab, scroll down to Sections and select product-template.liquid. Then, find the following code:
      {{ product.description }}
  2. Copy and paste the placement code above or below your product description. 
    • Share Buttons placement code: 
      <div class="sharethis-inline-share-buttons"></div>
    • Follow Buttons placement code:
      <div class="sharethis-inline-follow-buttons"></div>
  3. To add the ShareThis tool to your page or blog, follow the steps below: 
    1. In the left navigation bar, select Pages. Then, click Add Page
    2. After completing your post, click the Show HTML <> button in the content section.
    3. Copy and paste the placement code wherever you want the ShareThis tool to appear. 
      • Share Buttons placement code: 
        <div class="sharethis-inline-share-buttons"></div>
      • Follow Buttons placement code:
        <div class="sharethis-inline-follow-buttons"></div>

Need help? Get in touch with us at support@sharethis.com