Managing Banners

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After you accessed the admin area of your website click on My Marketing tools and Banner manager tabs.

You can add a new banner or edit, copy and delete the existing ones by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

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When searching among the existing banners it is possible to search by sale channel and by banner group.

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Banners data is presented as a table containing the following columns:

Banners – displays banners’ name

Groups - displays groups’ name to which a banner(s) is assigned

Sales channel name – informs about a sales channel that uses this banner(s)

Status – shows banner status (can be set active/inactive using radio buttons).

To search for the required information the quick search field is available above the Banners table.

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While adding a new banner or editing the existing one you can link it to sales channels under Sales channels tab.

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Under Main details tab it is possible to:

  •        set banner group
  •        set sort order
  •        set start date (Scheduled At)
  •        set end date (Expires on)
  •        set “nofollow” on banner link (for SEO)
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If you move to Name and description tab you can use its tools to:

  • set banner title
  • set banner URL (enter custom link, or choose from site pages, products, categories, brands, common links)
  • upload an image
  • enter HTML content text
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You can also choose banner type: Image, HTML text, Text and Image (combines HTML and image with possibility to choose text position over the image).

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Working with SVG type - use built-in SVG editor.

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Upload videos for video type banners.

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