Today I Learned – Shopify Accelerated checkout payment buttons

Every day our clients ask us to help enhance their Shopify stores with the latest features and other ideas to help improve their customer’s experience + their business. In this series, we share our daily learnings in the endeavor of helping merchants on their way to success. This is a running series about our daily learnings that we hope brings value to the Shopify community.

Today I learned…

…that Accelerated checkout payment buttons can only be displayed in the cart or at checkout, but not both. Although this limitation surprised us at first, after thinking about it for a moment it makes perfect sense. Having these buttons in two consecutive steps would make their essence lose meaning.

Learn more about this in Shopify’s developer documentation: