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, go to Content > Elements > Dynamic Blocks.

    Dynamic Blocks

  2. In the upper-right corner, click 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, click Done.

      Dynamic Block Type

    • In the Customer Segment list, select the checkbox of each segment that you want to see the dynamic block. Then, click 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. Scroll down and expand Related Promotions.

  2. Click to choose the type of promotion to associate with the dynamic block:

  3. In the list of available rules, select the checkbox of each rule that you want to use. Then, click Add Selected.

  4. When the dynamic block is complete, click 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 Area - Places the dynamic block in the main content area of the page.
Footer - Places the dynamic block in the page footer.
Header - Places the dynamic block in the page header.
Left Column - Places the dynamic block in the left sidebar of a two-or three-column layout.
Right Column - Places 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 Add Cart Price Rules - Associate an existing cart price rule with the dynamic block as a promotion.
Related Catalog Price Rule Add Catalog Price Rules - Associate an existing catalog price rule with the dynamic block as a promotion.