How to set up Hand-picked products recommendation
📖 In this guide, we will walk you through the process of setting up Hand-picked Boost AI Search & Discovery Recommendation widgets to enhance your storefront's appeal and functionality.
⚠ This feature only works with Boost AI Search & Discovery V3. To find out which version of our app you are using, please follow this article.
On this page
- Understanding hand-picked products recommendation
- Create hand-picked products recommendation
- Edit hand-picked product recommendations widget
- Tutorial video
Understanding Hand-picked products recommendation
Manual settings help you manually pick or modify the recommended products appearing in a recommendation widget.
It can be applied to this type of recommendation:
- Hand-picked products: Manually select up to 15 recommended products and set up their orders in this widget.
Create hand-picked products recommendation
To create a hand-picked product widget in the app’s dashboard:
- Go to Recommendation > Recommendation widgets.
- Click Add new widget.
- On the Recommendation type section, select Product page > select Hand-picked products > click Next.
⚠ Currently, Hand-picked recommendation is only available for Product page.
- In the Recommendation settings menu, in Conditions section, click the Search products box to select the main product(s) that you'd like to display the Hand-picked recommendation on its product pages. To select the list of products that are included in the widget, click Search products in Consequences section and repeat the same step.
- Each product can only have one rule (list of recommendations) applied at the time. In case you can't search for a product here, please check if it already has an existing rule.
- There are a maximum of 15 recommended products for one main product.
- Main products with the same Consequences should be added to the same rule group. For each widget, you can set up to 100 rule groups.
- Click Add product to complete your action, or Cancel to cancel.
- To delete a product, click the trash bin icon button.
- To add a new rule group, click Add new group.
- Click Next.
- Edit the display of your widget. Preview then if you're satisfied with what you're looking at, click Save & next.
- Complete the last two required steps:
- Step 1: Enable app embed "Boost Core". You can watch this tutorial video for instruction.
Go to Shopify Admin > Sales channel > Online Store > Themes > Customize > App embed > Enable Boost app embed.
- Step 2: Add the app block "Boost Recommendation"
Please add the app block “Boost Recommendation” to the page. Make sure to paste the widget ID productpage-xxxxxx into the block to display the proper recommendation widget. You can watch this tutorial video for instruction.
- Click I'm all done to finish.
Edit a hand-picked product recommendations widget
Adjust the Maximum recommendations / Number of products per row on PC by inputting your desired amount or clicking the arrow buttons.
- Enter your widget's name into Widget name box.
- Style - you can select from two options:
- Default design settings (no further action required)
- Customization: create your own custom widget.
- Text: custom text style. Learn more how to adjust them here.
- Tick Save Widget title settings above as Default to if you'd like to keep this settings for all your next widgets after.
💡 You can change design elements of the widget from our theme settings. Go to Theme > Set up the feature on theme (if you have yet to) > Edit visual design > Customize the settings on Product item section.
Watch our tutorial video to see how to set up Product Recommendation Widget:
If you have any questions or need further assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to our dedicated support team at email@example.com.