"Recently Viewed" Product Slider

Your customers can see their recently-viewed products in your app and mobile website.


What is it?

A "Recently Viewed" product slider is a widget that allows customers to quickly find the products they recently looked at.

Where is the slider shown?

Homepage and/or custom pages
where a "Recently Viewed" product slider widget is added

 Configurations required

A Product Detail page

 No configurations needed

Recently viewed products are shown here by default

"No results found!" Search page
Empty Favorite page*
Empty Cart page*
* The slider doesn't show on these pages of the iOS app.

When is the slider shown? 

After at least 2 products have been viewed. 

How many products can be shown?

The last 10 products viewed are displayed in the slider.


What does it look like?

A "Recently Viewed" product slider could look like this on your app and mobile website:


In the graphic above, you can see the options to customize the slider. More details are explained in this table:

Your Options Description
Headline The title of the "recently viewed" product slider.
What products do you want to show? Choose the option "Recently viewed products".
Show name Turn the option "On" to show the product names.
Show Price & Reviews In the future, you will have the option to display product price and reviews.



How do I configure it?

To configure a "Recently viewed" product slider on the homepage or on a custom page, log into your Shopgate Admin:

  1. Navigate to Design >  Pages. Select the page and the view you want to display this widget.

  2. From the drop-down "Add a new widget", select "Product slider".

  3. Configure your product slider by entering a headline and selecting "Recently viewed products". Click Add to save.

  4. When you are back on the Pages page, click Publish

That's it! Now you have added a "Recently viewed" product slider to your selected page and view.



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