5 Top Shopify Apps to Design Customized Announcement Bars


As your business grows, so does the need to announce marketing activities, events, discounts, promotions and order dates on your online store!

When you want to let your Shopify store visitors know about any new business developments, you need an announcement bar on your online store so your customers don’t miss out on important business information and are aware of your brand initiatives.

With Shopify, it’s possible to create and manage announcement bars, even if coding isn’t your thing.

Here are 5 Shopify apps that help you customize these announcement bars:


1. Qimify Announcement Bar Maker

This app helps you design an announcement bar where you can announce promotions, offers, product launches, discounts and make your own customizations just like Photoshop. No need for coding to generate this lightweight app that lets you modify text colors, font sizes, built-in multiple themes, display arrows, content, borders, bar size and supports countdown timer too.

2. Smart Bar by Qikify

This easy-to-use customisable promotion bar persuades customers to buy and has already designed bar templates that help you add products and their images in a click, view the bar on all devices, add a countdown timer, target specific customers and track the bar’s performance as well.

3. Quick Announcement Bar

You can choose to offer discounts to select audiences based on their country, product and collection choices with geo-targeting. Curate your bar background images and go for holiday and event themes to grab customer’s attention and drive sales. 

4. Announcement Bar Maker

Responsive and customizable with the option to add emoticons, this easy-to-setup theme-intelligent bar helps you create call-to-action button and lets you choose from a wide gamut of beautiful icons to further engage and delight your customers.

5. Announcement Bar & Header Bar

With the freedom to add multiple notifications to schedule promotions, this one-click-install bar helps you create a sense of urgency with a countdown timer. 

All these apps let you display the bars on multiple sections of your website and customize the text/background color, font style and slider effects while also helping you easily schedule your promotion/event-related announcements with a start date, end date and closing time. 

So what are you waiting for? Get started with these feature-rich apps and let your customers know what new business updates, offers and events you are planning. Share your experience with us!

Sudipta Mondal

By Sudipta Mondal

Sudipta Mondal is a technology entrepreneur and a software developer, eCommerce Consultant for International Brand & Shopify Experts and Partner. Having founded his own company ‘MS Web Designer’. Sudipta has been working in the field of startups for more than 15 years now and has established multiple SAAS products with his wife Masum and has helped develop multiple E-commerce brands on Shopify. Together they have served over 1500+ international brands including fortune 500 companies to setup and level up their online business.


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