Magento Open Source 2.1.x

Magento 2.1.x Notice: Magento 2.1.18 is the final 2.1.x release. After June 2019, Magento 2.1.x will no longer receive security patches, quality fixes, or documentation updates. To maintain your site's performance, security, and PCIPayment Card Industry: Refers to debit and credit cards and their associated businesses. compliance, upgrade to the latest version of Magento. The Magento User Guide 2.1.x remains available in PDF for Open Source and Commerce.


A themeA package that contains graphics and appearance information, and customizes the look and feel of the store. is a collection of files that determines the visual presentation of your store. When you first install Magento Open Source, the design elements of the store are based on the “Default” Theme. In addition to the initial default theme that comes with your Magento installation, there is a wide variety of themes that are available “off the shelf” on Magento Connect.

Magento themes include layoutThe visual and structural composition of a page. files, template files, translation files, and skins. A skin is a collection of supporting CSSCascading Style Sheets: A style sheet language that controls the appearance of HTML documents; a way to control the appearance of text, graphics, lists, links, and all other elements on a web page., images, and JavaScriptA scripting language used with HTML to produce dynamic effects and interactions on web pages. files that together, create the visual presentation and interactions that your customers experience when they visit your store. Themes and skins can be modified and customized by a developer or designer who has knowledge of Magento theme design and access to your server. To learn more, see the Frontend Developer Guide.

Luma Theme