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  • Data

    Locksmith only accesses what it needs to, and only stores on its servers what it must. We work hard to make securing your content easy, while keeping our systems safe and efficient in the process.

  • Approving customer registrations

    Shopify allows customers to register for accounts on your shop, and many themes place the account registration link within easy reach of new visitors. (Learn more about customer accounts in Shopify.)

  • Customer registration

    To try this out, open up Locksmith, and start typing "registration", like so: Click on the "Customer Registration" result and then click "Save." Locksmith will create a lock that covers your shop's

  • Customizing the customer login page

    Whenever you use Locksmith to require your visitors to log in with their customer account, Locksmith will automatically pull in your theme's customer login form, with a message of your choosing added

  • Use Mailchimp to collect customer emails

    Mailchimp is a great way to stay in touch with your customers (and it's free!). Connecting it to your Locksmith account lets you grow your mailing list subscription base, by making sure your

  • Selling content on Shopify

    This method requires you to have your purchase-required content stored or displayed in your Shopify store - common choices for this include pages and blog articles. Two quick notes about this: If

  • Importing customers in bulk

    Just a quick note: Locksmith does not create a separate database of customers. Any customers that you import here are imported as regular Shopify customers and will appear in your Shopify Customers

  • My customers have to enter their e-mail address into the Mailchimp key every time they visit

    Every time an e-mail address is entered into a Mailchimp key, the e-mail address is saved to your Mailchimp list. If a customer is signed in, Locksmith will remember this and will not ask for their

  • I'm the administrator of my site and I cannot access pages because of Locksmith locks

    Locksmith locks your customer facing website so that it can only be accessed under certain circumstances. Some merchants set up more nuanced conditions and Locksmith can get in the way as you

  • Passcode Keys

    Important info about testing passcode keys When you give the correct passcode at the passcode prompt form, Locksmith will remember you by saving a session cookie in your browser. That means that when

  • Creating private team areas

    Many merchants use Locksmith to set up separate areas of their store for different teams, clubs, organizations, or other groups. These areas are intended to be private, only for the eyes of those

  • Customizing the registration form

    First thing to know is that Locksmith uses the built in customer account system that comes with your store! This means it doesn't create a separate registration form, sign-in form, or customer

  • Customizing and translating messages

    Guest message content For most locks, Locksmith will default to showing this message to guests (i.e. customers who are not signed in with an account): This content is protected - please log in with

  • Use Klaviyo as an access control list

    By default, our Klaviyo key condition signs up your customers for your Klaviyo mailing list, when they submit their email address. However, this key condition also supports using Klaviyo to establish

  • Locking products by tag

    Locksmith won't lock by tag using the Locksmith search bar. The good news is that you can make this happen with an automated collection in Shopify. 1. In your Shopify Admin, click on Products then

  • Restricting checkout from the cart

    Locksmith allows you to restrict checkout by using a lock on the cart page in your store. This is a good choice for merchants who want to allow customers to view all content in their store and browse

  • Configuring Locksmith for multiple price levels

    Many, many merchants use Locksmith for managing wholesale and retail listings from within the same store. Here's the simplest possible setup: Create a collection of wholesale-only products - no

  • My passcode, secret link, or newsletter key isn't working.

    You tested out your key, and it worked great. But now it stopped asking for verification. The easiest way to move forward is by opening a private browsing session (sometimes called "incognito mode"),

  • Variants

    Manage pricing and other options by creating multiple variants, and use Locksmith to manage access. In addition to managing access to your products and collections, Locksmith can protect individual

  • Privacy

    Locksmith Privacy Policy Locksmith "the App” provides access control for online Shopify storefronts "the Service" to merchants who use Shopify to power their stores. This Privacy Policy describes how

  • Earn recurring revenue on your exclusive content using ReCharge

    You can use Locksmith alongside a dedicated subscription app to lock content so that the content can only be accessed by active subscribers. This guide covers how to use ReCharge, but it should be

  • Server keys

    Most of Locksmith's keys work via special Liquid code that we automatically bake into your shop's theme. This method is super fast, because all the magic happens on Shopify's servers, using Shopify

  • I want to hide links to my registration page, but I don't see the option to

    So you're locking your registration page. If you also want to hide the link to it in your theme's header, there is not an "automatic" way to do it. It can be done though! You'll just need manually do

  • Login redirects

    When a customer reaches a locked product or collection that requires them to log in to see the page, they'll be presented with a login form. You can make sure they get back to that page after they

  • Secret Links

    A quick note about testing secret links When you follow a secret link, Locksmith will remember you, saving a session cookie in your browser. That means that when you come back to view the shop,

  • Locking files and other media

    Locksmith is a partial solution to this one - once you have your files uploaded to a storage provider, you can create a page in your shop to house the download links, then lock that page with

  • My content isn't getting hidden from search

    If you are using the out-of-the-box search for your store From the Locks tab in Locksmith, just click on the lock you want to edit. Under settings, check the following box: “Hide this product from

  • Hiding product prices

    Locksmith can be used to hide your product prices so that customers can still browse your shop, but can only see prices and purchase products if certain conditions are met. Here is an example of a

  • Making a product accessible exclusively from the direct product link

    This can be useful for merchants that don't need a product to be "secure", but still want to keep customers from finding the product by accident. Locksmith also has a secret link feature, which is

  • Improving collection filtering

    Locksmith supports hiding locked products across your shop, preventing them from appearing to unauthorized customers in collection listings, search results, and anywhere else product lists appear.

  • An introduction to Locksmith

    Welcome! Locksmith is a simple yet powerful tool to help you make sure the right people see the right things in your Shopify store. Locks Locks are created using the search bar within our Locksmith

  • Manual mode

    Out of the box, Locksmith automatically protects all content between the header and footer, for everything covered by your locks. Sometimes this can be too aggressive - you might want to allow

  • Locksmith's pricing policy: Pay what feels good

    (2020-03-20) A note, in light of COVID-19: This has been our official pricing policy since January 2020. It took us a while to distill what we know/feel down to this specific policy; but, this is the

  • Managing your shop's navigation links

    Note: This guide only applies if you're below version 4 of Locksmith. If you're on version 4 or above, you can find the "Hide links to navigation" option when editing locks individually. :) Locksmith

  • My account is suspended!

    When suspension happens Suspension can happen for two reasons: You've signed up for Locksmith, set up at least one lock, and let your free trial expire. Five days after that point, your account will

  • Restricting by location

    Locksmith can help you restrict access by locations. The location key supports many type of locations including: Regions (eg: North America, Asia, Antarctica) Countries (eg: Australia, Germany,

  • Broken search results, collection filtering, or general theme display issues

    This guide applies to v4 and earlier.Using a passcode, secret link, Mailchimp, IP address, or geolocation key? These keys work a bit differently from all the rest - because they depend on information

  • Grow your subscriber lists with Klaviyo

    To get started, navigate to the lock you'd like to use in Locksmith, then add the Klaviyo key, like so: The first time you select this, Locksmith will prompt you for a Klaviyo API key: Use the link

  • My infinite scrolling doesn't show all of my products!

    Background In general, collections with infinite scrolling work like this: The page loads with the first set of products, from page 1. The user scrolls down to the end, your shop loads page 2 in the

  • Search engines and SEO

    Locksmith works hard to fully protect anything you lock, in as many ways as possible. This includes deep protection of meta content - the content that's read by search engines and other computerized