Getting Started with Shopify

Socialphotos works on both the new Online Store 2.0 themes and Vintage themes. If you need any help, please reach out and we can help with your installation and customizations.


This page will guide you in integrating Socialphotos with your store. When you first install Socialphotos from Shopify App Store, a set up guide will help you integrate. The steps are outlined as follows:

  1. Install Socialphotos from the Shopify App Store.
  2. Connect your instagram
  3. Install the Page Gallery on your homepage
  4. Install the Product Gallery
  5. Add photos to your Page Gallery
  6. Tag photos with products

Install Socialphotos from the Shopify App Store

Socialphotos is exclusively on the Shopify App Store.
Our deep integration with Shopify ensures that all of our features work seamlessly.
Here are some examples:

  • Tag a photo with a product and that photo will appear on that product's page.
  • Emailing your customers to share their experience when their orders are delivered.
  • Shopify billing for your protection and convenience. There is one less payment vendor you have to worry about.
  • Analytics on impressions, engagements, sales, and conversions.
  • Sync automatically with Shopify and many more...

Connect Instagram

Connecting your instagram will allow us to fetch your posts, tagged photos, mentioned photos, and any hashtags you are tracking.

  • Go to your Instagram Settings Page
    or from the left menu, navigate to Account → Settings → Instagram, and click on Connect Instagram.
  • Socialphotos will fetch all your existing posts and tagged photos.
  • Mentioned photos will start appearing as your customers mentions you in captions and comments.
  • You can also start tracking hashtags.

If you install the page gallery correctly, you should see something like this:

Product Gallery Example

Gallery example

Tag Photos with Products Advance Plan

Now, we will tag some photos with a product so your gallery becomes Shoppable.
In addition, the photo will appear in that product's page.

  • Assuming you just completed the Add Photos to Page Gallery section,
    you should see Tag Product next to Add To Gallery.
  • Click on Tag Product.
  • Use the search bar and look for a product related to the photo.
  • Click on the tag with the plus sign.
    Tag photos with products
  • Visit your homepage, click on the photo and you should see the product's image instead of the caption.
    Shop this look feature
  • Click on the product's image and it will take you to that product's page.
  • You should see your product gallery populated with the image.
  • Repeat the above steps to tag more photos with products.

Example: Product Gallery Advance Plan

When you tag a product with a photo, that photo will appear on that product's page.

Example of product gallery