Store Locator page allows you to add a map to your Shopify store so your customers can locate your store's physical locations. Maps help customers find your store's locations as well as help customers find other stores that carry your product(s). Ready to get started with Store Locator?
Some things you need to know before configuring maps for the locator:
We create this page through a third-party application Mapbox so you have to pay to use it, there are 2 types of fees when using this feature:
#1. The cost for using the map, this application allows the store to use 50,000 map downloads for free. If your website is used more than the free number of times, the application charges.
#2. The cost for the search feature, similar to the map feature, your store will have 100,000 searches for free. However, if you do not use the search feature you can disable it and not be charged for it.
When you have registered an account, the application will ask you to enter a payment card number, so if you use more than the number of free visits; the app will charge and deduct automatically from your payment card entered earlier.
Therefore, you need to consider and pay attention to the number of times you download Maps and Search. When used and charged, The4 does not interfere and collect money from customers, Mapbox platform will directly deduct money to continue providing services for customers to use.
1. Here is a step-by-step guide to help you on your way:
Click here Mapbox to create the login account.
After successful account registration, you will proceed to get the access token.
Create Store Locator page and then assign it to store-locator template.
Enter the access token code into the theme.
Follow this guideline to add API access token:
2. How to add a store locator?
To add the store's address on Maps, you need to access the link in the Store block to get the latitude and longitude.