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The Custom Design tab gives you control over the look and feel of a categoryA set of products that share particular characteristics or attributes. and all assigned product pages, and page layoutThe visual and structural composition of a page.. You can customize a category page its assigned products for a promotion or to differentiate the category. For example, you might develop distinctive design for a brandA unique identity that defines a particular product or group of products. or special line of products.
Use Parent Category Settings
Apply to Products
Applies the custom settings to all products in the category. Options: Yes / No
Applies a custom themeA package that contains graphics and appearance information, and customizes the look and feel of the store. to the category.
The beginning of a date range that specifies the first day the theme is to be used in the store. The date can be entered or selected from the calendar.
The end of a date range that specifies the last day the theme is to be used in the store. The date can be entered or selected from the calendar
No layout updates
Use to define your own page layout.(Requires an understanding of XMLExtensible Markup Language: A markup format derived from SGML that it used to format information for publication and distribution..)
Applies a one-column layout to the category page.
2 columns with left bar
Applies a two-column layout with a left sidebarThe right or left column of a two-column page layout. to the category page.
2 columns with right bar
Applies a three-column layout to the category page.
Custom Layout Update