Page Builder Setup

When enabled in the configuration, Page Builder becomes the default content creation tool for CMS Pages, Blocks, and Dynamic Blocks. In addition, the Enable Advanced CMS button offers Page Builder as an option for Categories and Products. You can also choose the default page layout that you want to use for products, categories, and CMS pages. Page Builder is not available for newsletter content that uses the Magento WYSIWYG editor.

Advanced Content Tools

To configure Page Builder

  1. On the Admin sidebar, go to Stores > Settings > Configuration.

  2. In the panel on the left under General, choose Content Management.

  3. Under Advanced Content Tools, verify that Enable Page Builder is set to Yes.

  4. If you are ready to set up Google Maps, do the following:

  5. To configure the number of guidelines in the grid, do the following:

    • In the Default Column Grid Size field, enter the default number of columns that you want to appear in the grid.

    • In the Maximum Column Grid Size field, enter the largest number of columns that you want to be available in the grid.

      Column Grid Size

  6. When complete, click Save Config.

To configure default layouts

  1. On the Admin sidebar, go to Stores > Settings > Configuration.

  2. In the panel on the left under General, choose Web.

  3. Expand the Default Layouts section, and do the following:

    Default Layouts

    • Choose the Default Product Layout that you want to use for product pages.

    • Choose the Default Category Layout that you want to use for category pages.

    • Choose the Default Page Layout that you want to use for CMS pages.

  4. When complete, click Save Config.

To disable Page Builder

Disabling Page Builder replaces the Advanced Content Tools with the WYSIWYG editor, and might cause display errors in the storefront. Content that you created previously with Page Builder might no longer be editable from the Admin.

  1. On the Admin sidebar, go to Stores > Settings > Configuration.

  2. In the panel on the left under General, choose Content Management.

  3. Under Advanced Content Tools, set Enable Page Builder to No.

  4. When prompted to confirm, click Turn Off.

    Turn off Page Builder - confirm Are You Sure You Want to Turn Off Page Builder?

  5. When complete, click Save Config. Then when prompted, refresh any invalid cache.