Add meta to header by short code

ShortCodeMeta allow you to add meat in head for

  • Empty page (noindex, nofollow)
  • Pagination link



  • Copy the module into <thelia_root>/local/modules/ directory and be sure that the name of the module is ShortCodeMeta.
  • Activate it in your thelia administration panel


Add it in your main thelia composer.json file

composer require thelia/short-code-meta-module:~1.0


This module use ShortCode ( to add metas in head after smarty has completly build the page.
The short codes are automatically added in templates with the hook main.head-bottom so be sure you have this hook in your template layout.

Empty pages

To add a meta noindex, nofollow to an empty page you have to inform the module with the smarty tag {set_empty_page_meta}
All the page where this tag is present will have a noindex meta.
For example if you use a loop product in your category page you can add this tag in your elseloop like this :

    {ifloop rel="product_list"}
        <div class="row">
            {loop type="product" name="product_list" category=$category_id}
    {elseloop rel="product_list"}

With this, all categories page without products will not be indexed by robots.

Pagination meta link

To add a <link rel="prev" href="http://url_of_prev_page> or <link rel="next" href="http://url_of_next_page> in your head you just have to add the smarty tag with the good url :
{set_prev_page_meta_link url={$url}} for the prev link
{set_next_page_meta_link url={$url}} for the next link


Add meta to header by short code

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