Dynamic Blocks

Create rich, interactive content that is driven by logic from price rules and customer segments. Existing dynamic blocks can be added directly to the Page Builder stage. To learn more, see: Tutorial 2: Blocks.

Dynamic Block with Price Rule and Customer Segment

Step 1: Create a Dynamic Block

  1. On the Admin sidebar, choose Content. Under Elements, choose Dynamic Blocks.

    Dynamic Blocks

  2. In the upper-right corner, tap Add Dynamic Block. Then, do the following:

    New Dynamic Block

    • If applicable, set Store View to a specific store view where the dynamic block is to appear.

    • To activate the dynamic block, set Enable Dynamic Block to “Yes”.

    • For internal reference, enter a descriptive Dynamic Block Name.

    • Set Dynamic Block Type to the area of the page where the dynamic block is to appear. Then, tap Done.

      Dynamic Block Type

    • In the Customer Segment list, mark the checkbox of each segment that you want to see the dynamic block. Then, tap Done to save the setting.

      Choose a Customer Segment

Step 2: Complete the Content

Use the Page Builder workspace to complete the content.

Page Builder Workspace

  1. Tap one of the following buttons to choose the type of promotion to associate with the dynamic block:

  2. In the list of available rules, mark the checkbox of each rule that you want to use. Then, tap Add Selected.

  3. When the dynamic block is complete, tap Save.

Step 4: Add the Dynamic Block to a Page

  1. Open the page where you want the dynamic block to appear.

  2. Use the Add Dynamic Block content type to add the dynamic block to the stage.

Field Descriptions

Field Description
Store View Specifies the store view(s) where the dynamic block is to be available.
Enable Dynamic Block Activates or deactivates the dynamic block. Options: Yes /No
Dynamic Block Name A descriptive name that identifies the dynamic block in the Admin.
Dynamic Block Type Identifies the place in the standard page layout where the dynamic block is placed. Options:
Content AreaPlaces the dynamic block in the main content area of the page.
FooterPlaces the dynamic block in the page footer.
HeaderPlaces the dynamic block in the page header.
Left ColumnPlaces the dynamic block in the left sidebar of a two-or three-column layout.
Right ColumnPlaces the dynamic block in the right sidebar of a two-or three-column layout.
Customer Segment Associates a customer segment with the dynamic block to determine which customers can see it.
Content
Layout Add rows, columns, or tabs to the stage.
Elements Add text, headings, buttons, dividers, and HTML code to any layout container on the stage.
Media Add images, video, banners, sliders, and Google Maps to any existing layout container on the stage.
Add Content Add existing blocks, dynamic blocks, and products to the stage.
Related Promotions
Related Cart Price Rule Associate an existing cart price rule with the dynamic block as a promotion.
Add Cart Price RulesMark the checkbox of each cart price rule that is related to the dynamic block. Then, tap Add Selected.
Related Catalog Price Rule Associate an existing catalog price rule with the dynamic block as a promotion.
Add Catalog Price RulesMark the checkbox of each catalog price rule that is related to the dynamic block. Then, tap Add Selected.