10 new design layouts have been added. All of these flexible designs allow you to easily create a customized and unique design for your site. Use the layout builder to customize colors, backgrounds, spacing and more.
Layouts will now display better on iPad. The new mobile menu option allows you to set the full menu (top level and sub menu pages) to display in mobile mode. The new responsive banner mode sets your banner images to automatically adjust to fit the available space. This means, no matter what the device size (desktop, tablet, mobile) your full banner will be displayed.
Create customized groupboxes by adding your own background images to groupboxes. Edit the groupbox components, click advanced settings and upload the background image.
A new option has been added to the form component to display the form field labels inside the form field boxes. This option helps create cleaner looking form pages.
Add multiple map markers to the map component.
Social Networking (Pinterest)
Enable the hover over PinIt button for site images. With this option enabled, you will see a PinIt button when you move your mouse over an image. To enable the button, edit your site. Click the settings button, click social networking and check the "Enable auto PinIt link on image hover" box. This box adds the pinterest script to your site to automatically add the PinIt button to your images.
One Page Checkout (coming soon)
The one page ecommerce checkout feature will released early next year. The one page checkout process optimizes the user experience during checkout. From a single page, customers can enter their information, select shipping and set billing information.
Upload Field on Product
A new product option type has been added that lets visitors upload a file when adding a product to their shopping cart.
Product Category sort
Category sort is useful for categories with large numbers of products. Visitors can choose to sort the product category by product name and price.
Google Trusted Store
Support has been added for Google Trusted Stores. To setup for Google Trusted Stores, go to the main store page, click ecommerce tracking and then click Google Trusted Stores.
Misc Ecommerce Updates
- Guest checkout
- Time limited sale price
- Coupon editor enhancements
- New coupon type (buy X get Y of a lesser price for free)
- Set a coupon on a customer
- User setting - Free shipping on all orders
- Google merchant settings (BRAND, GTIN, MPN)
- Performance enhancements for search index rebuilding
- USPS v4 rates
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