How to Add Banners to Your Store
Written by Jack Yin Tuesday, 5 March 2013
TomatoCart supports banners to be posted at store front-end. The Banners box module is available at:
After unzipping the package, there are three directories in it:
You just need to copy the three directories into your web root directory where your TomatoCart is installed.
First of all, you need to create the banners under Admin Panel->Tools->Banner Manager. In this module, you can create your own Image or Html Text Banner.
Title: The title will be displayed at the top of the banner;
Url: banner link; for Image Banner type only.
Group: Select Banner Group Name or create new;
Banner Type: Here you can set the type of new Banner: Image or Html Text;
Image:Enabled to upload the image; for Image Banner type only.
Scheduled Date & Expiry Date: Select start & end dates to banner will be displayed on storefront. Leave blank to display banner all the time.
Status: MUST be “checked” for banner to appear in your store. Status allows you to disable the banner from being showed on your site without having to delete it;
HTML Text: The HTML code of Text Banner.
Install the Banners Box
Install the banners box under Admin Panel->Templates Modules->Boxes.
Display Title: Display the banner’s title in the store front;
Display The Box’s Frame: Choose YES to show box frame;
Banner Group: Select the banner group that you want to display the banners in the group;
Set Banners layout
As soon as you create your own banners and install the banners box module, it is time to set the layout of the banners under Admin Panel->Templates->Templates Modules Layout->Boxes.
The Banners Box displayed in the store front
What if setting the Display The Box’s Frame to true:
What if setting the Display The Box’s Frame to false: