How to Change Welcome Message in Magento 2

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Welcome message is shown in the top right of the header that includes the customer’s name when they logged in. However, with visitors who do not log in your store, a message “Default welcome msg” will be displayed automatically by the default Magento 2.

However, welcome messages may be one of the first touch points between you and your customers. Hence, to gain customers’ attention, you should make sure that this welcome message has to be more attractive and eye-catching. This article will show you how to change the welcome message in Magento 2 in 3 simple steps only. In a previous post we also discussed Quick login which is designed for quick login to your Magento 2 store without processing complex register steps.

How to Change Welcome Message Welcome Message on Storefront

3 Steps to Change the Welcome Message in Magento 2

Magento 2 configuration allows modifying the welcome message easily by following the guides:

Step 1: Login to your Magento 2 backend

Go to your private backend URL. Check your online store with Security Checklist and protect your online store by Mageplaza Security .

Magento 2.0

  • On the Admin sidebar, go Stores > Settings > Configuration.

Magento 2.1 or above

  • On the Admin sidebar, go Content > Design > Configuration > Select your current theme > .

Step 2: Change the welcome message of a specific store

  • Choose the storeview you want to change the welcome message.
  • Under the Action column, open the Edit mode.
  • Scroll down and expand the Header section. Then, enter the Welcome Text that you want to appear.

How to Change Welcome Message Header

Step 3: Check the result

  • When everything’s done, click on Save Config.
  • When prompted to update the Page Cache, click the Cache Management link at the top of the workspace. Then, follow the instructions to refresh the cache.

The bottom line

Changing Welcome Message in Magento 2 should be easy thanks to the above 3-step guide. Now online stores are able to customize their own welcome message to attract more non-login customers and drive more traffic. If you want to have a hassle-free login solution, try our Social Login module. We appreciate all comments from you, so don’t hesitate to send yours.

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