How to Break the Variant Limit in Shopify with Unlimited Options

How to Break the Variant Limit in Shopify with Unlimited Options


In today's cutthroat online retail environment, customization is not just a luxury; it's a dire necessity. While Shopify offers an admirable platform for e-commerce businesses, it comes with inherent limitations, such as a product variant limit currently capped at 100, although there are plans to extend it to 250. For businesses that thrive on offering extensive customizations, such as print-on-demand services or personalized engravings, these limitations could be a significant roadblock. So, how do you break free from this constraint? Introducing the Live Product Options App—a tool designed to push the boundaries and unlock infinite customization possibilities for your Shopify store.

Why Infinite Customization is the Future of E-Commerce

The modern consumer is seeking unique, personalized experiences when shopping online. Limiting your product options can hamper this and deter potential customers. Infinite customization capabilities will not only meet but exceed customer expectations, thereby strengthening customer relationships.

A fixed limit on product variants can hold your business back from scaling up. With unlimited customization options, your business can expand its product line without any concerns about hitting a ceiling.

Diverse Offerings
Why stop at just a few options when the possibilities could be endless? From color swatches to text engravings, your offerings can be as diverse as your imagination, setting your store apart from the competition.

Shopify app - Live Product Options
Features of the Live Product Options App

Personalize Your Products
Text Inputs: Enable customers to add personalized text or messages, making your products ideal for gifts or custom engravings.
Image File Uploads: Enhance your print-on-demand services by allowing customers to upload their images.

Elevate Customer Experience
Live Preview: Offer a real-time preview of how the product will look with customer-specific customization.
Conditional Logic: Show or hide specific options based on a customer's previous selections, thereby enhancing user experience.
Streamline Operations
In-App Editor: A robust yet user-friendly visual editor that allows seamless custom configurations.
Order Archive & Export: Maintain the integrity of each customized order, making it easy for you to manage and export details.

Step-by-Step Guide to Unlocking Infinite Customization

Install the App: Visit the Shopify store and download the Live Product Options App.
Navigate and Setup: Use the intuitive interface to set up your desired product variants, add images, and define unlimited options.
Add Personal Touch: Enable text inputs, image uploads, and live previews for an immersive shopping experience.
Implement Conditional Logic: Customize your store to show specific options based on customer preferences.
Styling & Customization: Use custom CSS to ensure your product page blends seamlessly with your brand identity.
Test & Deploy: After a thorough review and testing, deploy the customization features to your live store.


Boundaries are meant to be broken, and with the Live Product Options App, you're not just breaking them; you're redefining them. So why stay confined within traditional limitations when you can break free and explore infinite customization options? Download the Live Product Options App today and catapult your Shopify store into the future of e-commerce. Your customers are waiting for something extraordinary, and now is the perfect time to deliver!

About Live Product Options

Use Live Product Options to create a custom personalized shopping experience with unlimited product options and a live preview of the product.

Super easy installation

No theme modifications are required.

The App does not add any liquid to your theme and can be installed and uninstalled without the risk of messing up your theme code.

Personalize products

Personalize your products with custom text inputs and image file uploads. Show a live updating preview of the product image with the customers inputs.

Perfect for print on demand products like canvas, posters, picture framing, monogram or text engraving.

Unlimited Product Options

Extend the 100 variant limit by adding unlimited custom product options:

  • text (single / multi line)
  • select dropdown
  • radio / checkbox
  • swatches (button / images / colors)
  • color picker
  • file upload (with Ajax support)
  • HTML

Conditional Logic

Show product options with conditional logic based what the customer has selected.

Live preview

Show a live preview of the product options that updates in real time when the customer changes an option.

Live preview can consist of multiple layers to build a preview image:

  • overlay (image with transparent parts)
  • mask (crop preview with a provided mask or shape e.g. circle)
  • text
  • upload

In-App Editor

Create custom product configurations with the simple to use visual editor inside the app. Configure specific areas for customers to add text or image uploads.

Order Archive & Export

The app archives each order with all the products and their custom options. Export a ZIP file with all the file uploads and CSV containing the options and custom text inputs.

View in Shopify App store
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