Fueled by lots of hard work and caffeine — tons of Shopify theme updates

by Michael P. Hill

Fueled by lots of hard work and caffeine — tons of Shopify theme updates

Out of the Sandbox has released several key updates to its premium Shopify themes.

Shopify dynamic payment buttons checkout

  • All themes now include support for Shopify's new dynamic checkout buttons feature (more on that to come in a future blog post)
  • All themes now include both a newsletter and map section that can be used on the homepage and, in the case of the map, the page.details template as well
  • In addition, the map sections now feature the ability to select from five color schemes as well as adding a block of text — ideal for store address, hours and other information
  • The announcement bar feature now includes more convenient access to color settings 
As of this writing, the latest versions of Out of the Sandbox Shopify themes are:
  • Turbo 2.2.4
  • Retina 4.4.0
  • Responsive 6.4.1
  • Parallax 3.4.1
  • Mobilia 5.4.2
In addition to these key enhancements, users will also notice these updates:
  • The “Featured products” section is now called “Featured product” and no longer uses blocks
  • Updates to rich text layouts 
  • Various bug fixes and enhancements 

For full details and changelogs, click here.

Retina update

Retina

Out of the Sandbox’s Retina Shopify theme has also gotten a release that adds key new features:

  • The Amsterdam theme style has been updated with a fresh new look to inspire you
  • New options for buttons: Choose between beveled, rounded or squared
  • New option to add a top banner on blog pages
  • The FAQ page template is now available
  • New hover animations and text options for featured promotions
  • Updated settings for homepage image with text section to match page.details block
  • Addition of a divider section for additional layout options on homepage
  • Additional updates and bug fixes to improve performance and design throughout the theme
Michael P. Hill
Michael P. Hill

Michael P. Hill is a Shopify, Shopify theme, content marketing, digital marketing and product management expert based in Chicago. Follow him on Twitter at @michaelphill or connect on LinkedIn. While comments and feedback are always appreciated, Michael regrets that, due to the volume of inquires received, personal responses are not possible. For specific assistance or support with Out of the Sandbox themes, visit the help center.