Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

You can translate (edit a text):

  • Instant Search Widget‘s elements
  • Search Results Widget‘s elements
  • Filters’ titles
  • Recommendations blocks’ titles (Upsell & Cross-sell Widget)
Note

Searchanise supports selling in multiple languages and is also integrated with the Shopify translation apps (Langify, LangShop), which can help you translate your store into a number of languages.

These features are available on the Shopify PRO subscription plan – but only up to 5000 products (18$ monthly subscription), as well as the Shopify Plus PRO and Shopify Advanced subscription plans.

Instant Search Widget

You can translate or edit a text of the Instant Search Widget‘s elements:

  • Section labels: Popular suggestions, Categories, Products, Pages
  • Product labels: SKU, In stock, Pre-Order, Out of stock, etc.
  • Messages
  • Search input placeholders for desktop and mobile

You can also translate the Sticky Widget‘s search input placeholder.

To translate the Instant Search Widget’s elements, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Translations section > Instant Search Widget tab.
  2. If you have a multilingual store and translating into multiple languages is available on your subscription plan, select a language you’d like to translate into from the drop-down menu.
  3. Type the translations into text fields.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

  4. Apply the changes.

Search Results Widget

Widget’s content

You can translate or edit a text of the Search Results Widget‘s elements:

  • Product labels:  SKU, In stock, Pre-Order, Out of stock, etc.
  • Button and link labels
  • Section labels (tabs): Categories, Products, Pages
  • Sorting values
  • Quick view elements: “Quick View” button + “Quick view” pop-up’s elements
  • Pagination on Mobile
  • SEO data of the page
  • Messages

To translate the Search Results Widget‘s elements, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Translations section > Search Results Widget tab.
  2. If you have a multilingual store and translating into multiple languages is available on your subscription plan, select a language you’d like to translate into from the drop-down menu.
  3. Type the translations into text fields.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

  4. Apply the changes.

Widget’s title

Search Results Widget is a separate page, added to Shopify Pages after indexation. To translate the widget’s title, you can change the page’s title in Shopify or adjust the app’s settings to switch the page’s title.

Changing the Page’s Title

Steps:

  1. Go to Shopify admin panel > Online store > Pages.
  2. Find the Search Results page and click on its title.
  3. Edit the page’s title.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

        4.  Save the changes.

Changing the app’s settings

Steps:

  1. Go to Smart Search & Filter control panel > Search results widget section > Content tab > General part.
  2. Edit the text in the Search results page title field.
  3. Apply the changes.

After you apply the changes, the page’s title is switched accordingly in the Shopify theme.

Filters’ Titles

To translate the filters’ titles into default language or edit titles, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Smart Search & Filter control panel > Filters section > General tab.
  2. Click the Edit filters button in the top-right corner.
  3. Change the filters’ titles.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

        4. Save the changes.

If you have a multilingual store and translating into multiple languages is available on your subscription plan, you can translate titles into additional languages by following these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Translations section > Filters tab.
  2. Select a language you’d like to translate into.
  3. Type the translations into text fields.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

  4. Apply the changes.

Recommendations blocks’ titles

If you have a multilingual store and translating into multiple languages is available on your subscription plan, you can translate the titles of the Recommendations blocks created with the Upsell & Cross-sell feature into additional languages.

To do that, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Smart Search & Filter control panel > Translations section > Recommendations tab.
  2. Select a language you’d like to translate into.
  3. Enter the translations into text fields.

    Translating Smart Search & Filter on Shopify

  4. Apply the changes.
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Updated on March 17, 2022

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