Magento Commerce, 2.2.x

Rotating Banners

A bannerPromotional graphics displayed either horizontally on the top of a web page or vertically on the left or right margins. Website advertisements are often displayed as banners. rotator can be used to display a single banner, or multiple banners in a specific sequence or random order. The next banner in the sequence appears whenever the page is refreshed.

The banner rotator is a frontend app that can be assigned to a specific page, product, or categoryA set of products that share particular characteristics or attributes., and placed most anywhere in your store. In addition, banner rotators can be associated with a specific cart or catalog price rule.

  • Banner Layout Update Options



    Display On Categories

    Determines the categories where the banner rotator appears.

    Anchor Categories

    Appears only on anchored category pages listed in the layered navigation.

    Non-Anchor Categories

    Appears only on non-anchored category pages, which are category pages that are not shown in the layered navigation.


    Displays the banner rotator for a specific product, or type of product. Options:

    All Product Type

    Simple Product

    Grouped Product

    Configurable Product

    Bundle Product

    Virtual Product

    Gift Card


    Displays the banner rotator for only the categories selected.

    Block Reference

    Assigns the banner rotator to a specific location by reference. Options:


    Left Column

    Main Content Area

    My Cart Extra Actions

    Navigation Bar

    Page Bottom

    Page Footer Before

    Page Footer Bottom

    Page Header

    Page Top

    Right Column

    Store Language


    Options include:

    Banner Block Template

    Banner Inline Template

  • Banner Frontend App Options



    Banners to Display


    Specified Banners

    Shopping Cart Promotions Related

    Catalog Promotions Related

    Restrict by Banner Types

    Limits the banner to a certain section. Options:

    Content Area



    Left Column

    Right Column

    Rotation Mode

    Select the rotation mode for the banners. Options:

    Do not rotate

    Display one banner after the other, in a stack where all are visible.

    One at a time, Random

    Displays the banners that you specify in a randomly generated order. Every time the page is refreshed, a different (and random) banner appears.

    One at the time, Series

    Displays the banners that you specify by the order of their position every time the page is refreshed.

    One at the time, Shuffle

    Displays one banner at a time in a shuffled position order. This option is similar to the One at a time, Random option, except that the same banner does not repeat back-to-back (unless you have only one banner).

    Specify Banners

    Select the banners to include from the list of available banners.