How to Remove "Powered by Shopify" for a Clean and Customized Look: A Step-by-Step Guide

While some store owners don't mind this tagline, others prefer a more customized look for their brand. If you're among those who would rather not display "Powered by Shopify" on your site, we've got you covered. Here's a step-by-step guide to removing it with ease.

How to Remove "Powered by Shopify"

Follow these simple steps to eliminate the "Powered by Shopify" tagline from your online store, whether you're on a desktop or mobile device:

  1. Access your Shopify admin panel: Log in to your store's Shopify admin panel, then navigate to Online Store > Themes.
  2. Select the theme: Locate the theme you want to edit, and click on Actions in the top right corner.
  3. Edit languages: From the dropdown menu, click on Edit languages.
  4. Search for the tagline: In the Search translations box, type "powered" to locate all instances of "Powered by Shopify" in your store.
  5. Delete the text: Go to the "Powered by Shopify" box and delete the text by hitting the space bar once with the cursor in the box.
  6. Repeat for the "Opening Soon" page (if applicable): If your store has an "Opening Soon" page, navigate to the Shopify HTML box and repeat step 5.
  7. Save your changes: Click Save in the top right corner of the screen to remove the "Powered by Shopify" tagline from your site.
  8. Preview your store: Navigate to Online store > View your store to ensure the tagline has been successfully removed.

Additional Considerations

Removing the "Powered by Shopify" tagline is a straightforward process, but it's important to keep the following in mind:

  • Reach out to Shopify support: If you encounter any issues during the process or have questions, don't hesitate to contact Shopify support, available 24/7.
  • Consider the theme: You can only remove the tagline if you've purchased the theme, and you must remove it individually for each theme you use. If you're using a free theme, contact Shopify support for guidance on removing the tagline.
  • Customize your footer: Instead of leaving the footer blank, consider adding your own brand tagline or message in place of "Powered by Shopify."


Removing the "Powered by Shopify" tagline is a simple way to create a more polished and personalized look for your e-commerce store. By following this guide, you'll be able to customize your site without sacrificing any of the fantastic features and benefits that Shopify has to offer. Happy selling!

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