This guide outlines which BigCommerce themes are currently compatible with ReCharge. This article is being actively updated.
- ReCharge Checkout on BigCommerce
Refer to our dedicated guide Supported Shopify themes for the ReCharge Checkout on Shopify and the Shopify Checkout Integration.
Before you start
- If your store is heavily customized, this may interfere with the ReCharge script and Subscription Widget installation. We recommend that you reach out to your developer for support in this case. We can provide the code for them to install, or they can assist with reverting your theme back to a state where our integration will work out of the box. You can also see If you are building a custom theme or using an unsupported theme.
- If you require assistance and do not have a developer, please visit the ReCharge Partner Directory for a list of development agencies.
Supported BigCommerce themes
The following BigCommerce themes are compatible with ReCharge out of the box. This list is being actively updated:
- Cornerstone Light
- Cornerstone Bold
- Cornerstone Warm
- LifeStyle Default
- Roots Original
- Vault Bright
- Vault Cool
- Vault Natural
Change your BigCommerce theme
If you change your BigCommerce theme, the ReCharge integration will not sync to the new published theme. This can result in the subscription widget disappearing from your product pages, or subscription products not processing through the ReCharge Checkout on BigCommerce. If you need to change your store’s theme, reach out to our support team in advance and we can assist you with the re-integrating ReCharge onto your new theme.
Make a copy of your BigCommerce theme
You may want to give ReCharge a test drive or do some work on an unpublished theme before going live. In this case, you will want to make a copy of your current BigCommerce theme
Once you’ve copied your theme, provide the ReCharge support team with access to your BigCommerce store by creating a new user account. Be sure to provide the name of the copied theme in an email to our team. We can then complete the integration on your copied theme.
If you are building a custom theme or using an unsupported theme
If you are building a custom theme or using an unsupported theme and you have a developer, they can follow the instructions below to make your theme work with the ReCharge Checkout integration:
- Access the Stencil Theme Files by clicking Storefront > My Themes. Under Current Theme, click Advanced, then choose Edit Theme Files.
- Locate the Product Page.
- Add the class
rca-subscriptionto a div that you would like to use as the anchor for the Subscription Widget. The widget will be inserted before (i.e. above) the specified
*This will differ depending on the theme.