The article template renders the article page, which contains the full content of the article, as well as an optional comments section for customers. This template is used for items like individual posts in a blog.

An example of the article template in Dawn


The article template is located in the templates directory of the theme:


You should include the following in your article template or a section inside of the template:

The article object

You can access the Liquid article object to display the article details.

The comment form

The comment form can be added with the Liquid form tag and accompanying 'new_comment', article parameter. Within the form tag block, you need to include the following:

Input type name
Name text comment[author]
Email email comment[email]
Comment textarea comment[body]

For example:


When working with the article template, you should familiarize yourself with paginating article comments.

Paginate article comments

Article comments can be accessed through the article object, and have a limit of 50 per page. For this reason, you should paginate article comments to ensure that they’re all accessible:

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