Page status: Up to date | Application version: From 1.3.4.4

Settings & layout - Home page

Home page area is about layout and customization of the home page of the website (FRONTEND).
You will choose what components to be shown into homepage such as: Bulk discounted, New products, Special product, Featured products and advertising banners.
Bulk discounted, New products, Special product, Featured products and Upcoming products will be automatically fed by website based on your settings and last entries.

To setup or change a setting, click the Edit button in line with that setting. A pop-up window will open to allow you to input your data.
The window has as title Edit setting to let you know you are in edit zone. Also this window always points out the Area and the Name of the setting you are going to change. The main point of this window is to allow you to write your details in regards with current setting. This is the only editable field. Add or make here the changes you need.
The editable fields in this area are: text fields, radio buttons controllers and image uploader.
Click the Update button to make the change or click the Cancel button to abandon changes. The Update button and Cancel button will close the setting window and update the list accordingly.
The Close button (top right corner) has same result as Cancel has.


Show sidebar on home page

Choose if you want to have sidebar in home page or not.
The sidebar appears at the left of the website and in homepage if applicable.
The sidebar is the left menu - the categories (and brands if applicable) are displayed.

The editable field is form from radio buttons.
If checked Yes button means that you want to display the sidebar in home page. Lear more: Sidebar.
If checked NO button means that the home page will not have the sidebar on top. To get to products, user have to navigate from the top menu.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Bulk discounted products enabled

Choose if you want to display or not the Bulk discounted products in home page.
See more on Products Variants section.

The editable field is form from radio buttons.
If checked Yes button means that you display the Bulk discounted products.
If checked NO button means that the home page will not display the Bulk discounted products.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Bulk discounted products no

Choose the number of Bulk discounted products to be displayed on home page.
The bulk discounted products will be displayed in home page as a group of last entries products taken from the database.
The editable field for current setting is a text field. Write in field provided the number of Bulk discounted products.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Bulk discounted products area title

Choose the title you want to appear for the Bulk discounted products displayed on home page.
The title will appear on colored straps that delimited the products groups (home page - FRONTEND).
The editable field for current setting is a text field.
If the field is empty, this group of product will have no title just color separator.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


New products enabled

Choose if you want to display or not the New products in home page.
New products are the last entries into website.

The editable field is a radio buttons controller.
If checked Yes button means that you display the New products.
If checked NO button means that the home page will not display the New products.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


New products no

Choose the number of New products to be displayed on home page.
The new products will be displayed in home page as a group of last entries taken from the database.
The editable field for current setting is a text field. Write in field provided the number of New products.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


New products area title

Choose the title you want to appear for the New products displayed on home page.
The title will appear on colored straps that delimited the products groups (home page - FRONTEND).
The editable field for current setting is a text field.
If the field is empty, this group of product will have no title just color separator.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Special product enabled

Choose if you want to display or not the Special products (products with special price) in home page.
See more on Products Variants section.

The editable field is a radio buttons controller.
If checked Yes button means that you display the Special products.
If checked NO button means that the home page will not display the Special products.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Special products number

!!Wrong displayed as Featured products number between Special product area title and Special product area title. It will be fixed with the first upgrade.

Choose the number of Special products to be displayed on home page.
The special products will be displayed in home page as a group of last entries taken from the database.
The editable field for current setting is a text field. Write in field provided the number of Special products.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Special product area title

Choose the title you want to appear for the Special products (products with special price) displayed on home page.
The title will appear on colored straps that delimited the products groups (home page - FRONTEND).
The editable field for current setting is a text field.
If the field is empty, this group of product will have no title just color separator.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Featured products enabled

Choose if you want to display or not the Featured products in home page.
See more on Products Basic details section.

The editable field is a radio buttons controller.
If checked Yes button means that you display the Featured products.
If checked NO button means that the home page will not display the Featured products.

The edit window will close automatically after you choose your answer. In case you did a mistake, edit again and choose the correct answer. The setting will be updated automatically.


Featured products number

Choose the number of Featured products to be displayed on home page.
The special products will be displayed in home page as a group of last entries taken from the database.
The editable field for current setting is a text field. Write in field provided the number of Featured products.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Featured products area title

Choose the title you want to appear for the Featured products displayed on home page.
The title will appear on colored straps that delimited the products groups (home page - FRONTEND).
The editable field for current setting is a text field.
If the field is empty, this group of product will have no title just color separator.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Bottom image

At the bottom of the home page can be included an advertising banner.
It will appear at the bottom of home page (FRONTEND) and will be as wide as page is.

The editable field for current setting is an image uploader. Upload your advertising banner here. (learn how to use the image uploader)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Bottom image link

If the Banner was added in Bottom image setting above, here you need to add the link where the banner will point to.
The advertising banner will appear at the bottom of home page (FRONTEND) and will became clickable if the link is added.
The editable field for current setting is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Wrapper style for special, new, featured & bulk areas

Customize the areas for special, new, featured & bulk products (height, paddings and so on).
This setting will be displayed in Homepage (FRONTEND) as areas delimiter. HTML knowledge required. Write in this area the styling for the wrapper (container of these areas) only. All these areas (special, new, featured & bulk areas) will be affected by this styling. This styling will be added to the OLALA Shopping Cart Stylesheet.

The editable field for current setting is a text field.
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Header style for special, new, featured & bulk areas

Customize the header areas for special, new, featured & bulk products (background, color and so on).
This setting will be displayed in Homepage (FRONTEND) as area headers. HTML knowledge required. Write in this area the styling for the headers (titles of these areas) only. It will affect all the header areas (special, new, featured & bulk areas) in home page. This styling will be added to the OLALA Shopping Cart Stylesheet.

The editable field for current setting is a text field.
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Left content image

At the top left of the home page can be included an advertising banner.
It will appear at the top left of home page (FRONTEND) if applicable.
The left and right side advertising areas will be displayed only for screens with size bigger than the maximum size of the page (desktop only). These banners are not for mobile devices. They will optimize the space for bigger screens. You can choose to replace the dull website background with advertising banner. This option is for homepage only.
If this field is empty, nothing will be shown in frontend.

The editable field for current setting is an image uploader. Upload your left advertising banner here. (learn how to use the image uploader)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Bottom image link

If the Banner was added in Left content image setting above, here you need to add the link where the banner will point to.
This advertising banner will appear at the top-left of the home page (FRONTEND) and will became clickable if the link is added.
The editable field for current setting is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Right content image

At the top right of the home page can be included an advertising banner.
It will appear at the top right of home page (FRONTEND) if applicable.
The left and right side advertising areas will be displayed only for screens with size bigger than the maximum size of the page (desktop only). These banners are not for mobile devices. They will optimize the space for bigger screens. You can choose to replace the dull website background with advertising banner. This option is for homepage only.
If this field is empty, nothing will be shown in frontend.

The editable field for current setting is an image uploader. Upload your right advertising banner here. (learn how to use the image uploader)
To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


Right content image link

If the Banner was added in Right content image setting above, here you need to add the link where the banner will point to.
This advertising banner will appear at the top-right of the home page (FRONTEND) and will became clickable if the link is added.
The editable field for current setting is a text field.

To setup or change this setting, click the Edit button. Add or alter the input in pop-up window. Click the Update button to make the change and close the pop-up window or click the Cancel button to abandon changes.


NOTES
If any of these settings is left empty, means that setting will display an empty field (for titles, number of products to be displayed), a default setting (if the text field is for styling) or no image (if image uploader) and no link for banner (if text field is to be provided a link).

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Snapshots / images

Home page area

Settings & layout: Home page area

Under Shop configuration -> Settings & layout choose Home page area from dropdown menu

Sample of Home page

Sample of Home page

Customize the home page to fit your business.

Text field

Settings & layout: edit - Text field

Sample of text field

Radio buttons

Radio buttons

Sample of radio buttons controls

Image uploader

Settings & layout: edit - Image uploader

Sample of image uploader

Headings