Featured Brands

Display a list of featured brand logos to increase customer confidence through recognition. When clicking on a logo, customers will be taken to a category page that shows all products identified with the brand. A "view all brands" link is also in place, which will take you to a newly created page that shows all brands.

Wireframe

Featured Brands


Preparation Checklist

Before you start this tweak, it's a good idea to run through our Preparation Checklist below:

  • Read through the Introduction to Neto Document to get a better sense of how the Control Panel, Database and Front End store interact.
  • Learn our recommended Simple Workflow. This makes the implementation process as easy as possible.
  • Create a new Staging Theme for this tweak. This allows you to preview any changes before they are visible to live customers.

Coding Instructions

Step 1: Open the Homepage Template

The homepage template can be found here /httpdocs/assets/themes/[THEME-NAME]/templates/cms/home.template.html.

Step 2: Add the Code into the template

Paste the following code into the template where you would like the element to appear. This is most commonly placed below the banner:

<!-- Featured Brands -->
[%thumb_list type:'content' content_type:'brand' limit:'6' filter_content:'' sortby:'sortorder'%]
    [%param *header%]
        <section class="featured-brands row text-center my-3" aria-label="Featured Brands">
            <div class="col-12">
                <h2>Featured Brands</h2>
                <div class="row align-items-center mb-2">
    [%/param%]
    [%param *body%]
                    <div class="brand-item col-6 col-md-4 col-lg-2">
                        <a href="[@URL@]">
                            <img class="img-fluid" src="[%ASSET_URL type:'content' id:'[@content_id@]'%][%param default%][%cdn_asset html:'0' library:'images'%]default_product.gif[%/cdn_asset%][%/param%][%/ASSET_URL%]" alt="[@content_name@]"/>
                        </a>
                    </div>
    [%/param%]
    [%param *footer%]
                </div>
                <a href="[%url type:'content' id:'100'/%]">Show All Brands</a>
            </div>
        </section>
    [%/param%]
[%/thumb_list%]

Step 3. Create a Brands Page

Learn how to set up a brands page which the 'Show All Brands' will link to here.

Please Note: The ID for the "Show All Brands" link will need to be substituted with the ID created in step 2, instead of 100.

<a href="[%url type:'content' id:'100'/%]">Show All Brands</a>


Final Result

Featured Brands Final Result


Customising this Section

More information on how to customise this section can be found within the Thumb List Documentation.


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