How to change default sorting of a collection (App Lib V1)

Attention: The current document only works with the front-end lib V1 from Boost Commerce. Please read this document first to know which version you are using.

Our app automatically renders the default sorting order from your Shopify data so the sorting order of a collection always displays as how it is organized in the Shopify collection.

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You can change the Shopify default sorting of a collection within a few steps.


From your Shopify admin, go to  Products >  Collections > Choose the collection you wish to make the change.

In the  Products section, click the drop-down list beside  Sort: and then select a sort order.

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If you select  Manually, then you can click and drag the products on the list to reorder them. You can also reorder in bulk by selecting many products and click Move. This Manually option will be displayed as Featured on the frontend.

Click  Save

For  Best selling sorting, because Shopify doesn't return Best Selling ranking like other sorting types and requires us to get it by metafield, instead. To make it works, please follow this guide.